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|Named Person:||Alfred, King of England; Alfred, King of England|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
James Thomson; David Mallet; Thomas Augustine Arne; David Garrick; John Lee; John Burton; George Anne Bellamy; Andrew Millar; Theatre Royal, Drury Lane (London, England)
|Notes:||Originally written by Thomson and Mallet in 1740; altered by Mallet in 1751 and again (by Garrick?)--in 1773.
Without the music (by Arne).
Author's names from NUC pre-1956.
Printed cast list for the Drury Lane production. Partial cast: Alfred: Mr. Garrick; Earl of Devon: Mr. Lee; Edwin: Mr. Burton; Hermit: Mr. Berry; Eltruda: Miss Bellamy; Emma: Mrs. Bennet.
Folger Library's copy is David Garrick's promptbook for the Drury Lane production. On the page preceding the t.p. in manuscript: "Alfred' a masque revived by David Garrick for performance at Drury Lane Theatre ... 1773. The alterations in Garrick's autographs." Includes also in manuscript the history of the play and its alterations. Manuscript annotations consist mainly in text alterations and additions. Interleaved.
This microfilm has been remastered by The Ohio State University Libraries as part of a HEA Title II-C Project, 1991.
Part of the John H. McDowell Film Archives, Library of the Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee Theatre Research Institute, The Ohio State University.
|Reproduction Notes:||Microfilm. [Columbus, Ohio : filmed for The Ohio State University, 1953]. 1 partial microfilm reel of microfilm ; 35 mm.|