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Title The Tempest
Document Type Rehearsal Copy
Reference Temp 9
Primary Association Farren, Elizabeth
Associated Names Kelly, Michael; Foster, William; Jarman, Mrs
Publication Date 1789
Theatre Drury Lane
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 13 Oct 1789
Description Rehearsal copy of an operatic version with Miss Farren's name on the title page. Later owned by William Foster (Theatre Royal, York). Includes pasted songs and roles marked for length.
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 cast, character, cues, music, opera
Additional Information Formerly bound with 5 non-Shakespeare plays; volume separated August 1982.
Edition Kemble edition, 1789
Shattuck Code TEM 3
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.