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Title The Tempest
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Temp 12
Primary Association Burton, William E.
Associated Names Moore, John; Frederick, Mr.; William, Charles Macready
Theatre Burton's; Covent Garden
Place of Production New York; London
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 11 Apr 1854
Description Very full prompt book by John Moore. Red ink cuts give Macready's version "as played at Covent Garden Theatre 1839". The pencil cuts give William Burton's version of 1854.
Genre Romance
Theme(s) Magic and Folklore; Religion, Culture and Society
Content Keywords supernatural, revenge, sea, love, mischief, reconciliation, power, royalty
Context Keywords scenery, business, blocking, cues, cuts, script, theatre, sound effects, lighting, property, music, timings, scenery
Edition Works
Shattuck Code TEM 15
Play The Tempest
Library Folger Shakespeare Library
Note Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Folger Shakespeare Library's online catalogue and 'The Shakespeare Prompt books, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.