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Title The Tempest
Document Type Transcription
Reference Temp 5
Primary Association Davenport, Edward L.; Mayo, Frank
Associated Names Becks, George
Theatre Grand Opera House
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 31 Mar 1869
Description A transcription of the prompt book made by George Becks for the Davenport-Mayo production. Includes cuts, scenic indications, stage business, cues for effects and timings.
Genre Romance; Comedy
Theme(s) Magic and Folklore; Religion, Culture and Society; Royalty, Aristocracy and Class
Content Keywords supernatural, revenge, sea, love, mischief, reconciliation, power, royalty, justice, identity
Context Keywords timings, sound effects, lighting, cues, music, character, stage, blocking, business, dance, property
Edition Shakespeare edition
Shattuck Code TEM 29
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.