The full content of this document is only available to subscribing institutions. More information can be found via

Title A Midsummer Night's Dream
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference MND 14
Primary Association Phelps, Samuel
Associated Names Calvert, Charles; Plowman, Harry
Publication Date 1865
Theatre Prince's
Place of Production Manchester
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production c. 1870
Description Prompt book likely to have been made for a Phelps's production with Charles Calvert at Manchester. Includes scenic indications, stage business and cues for effects.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Magic and Folklore
Content Keywords supernatural, love, nature, mischief, humour, pastoral
Context Keywords blocking, cues, business, character, lighting, music, dancing, property, stage, scenery
Edition Calvert edition, Manchester, 1865; Shakespeare edition
Shattuck Code MND 20
Play A Midsummer Night's Dream
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.