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Title Richard III
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Rich III 2
Primary Association Boniface, George C.
Theatre Bowery
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 24 Jun 1859 - Nov 1984
Description Prompt book which was probably used on tour, containing calls and cues for effects. Also includes a leaflet advertising Boniface's Shakespearean readings, dated Nov 1894.
Genre History; Crime/Mystery; Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; War, Empire and Colonialism
Content Keywords war, royalty, power, greed, love, death, crime, family
Context Keywords actor, cast, character, cues, costume, sound effects, music, lighting
Edition French's Standard Drama
Shattuck Code RIII 46
Play Richard III
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.