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Title A Midsummer Night's Dream
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference MND 5
Primary Association Daly, Augustin
Case Study MND5
Theatre Daly's
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 31 Jan 1888
Description Prompt book based on Daly's edition in which most of the stage directions are printed. Includes cuts, calls, stage business, cues for effects and a cue sheet for 'Calcium light in front of house'.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Magic and Folklore
Content Keywords supernatural, love, nature, mischief, humour, pastoral
Context Keywords lighting, cues, business, blocking, stage, music
Visual Content Contains several photographs of the production.
Edition Daly edition, 1888
Shattuck Code MND 23
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.