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Title Antony and Cleopatra
Document Type Memorial Book
Reference Ant 1
Primary Association Becks, George
Associated Names Lander, Jean Davenport; Taylor, James H.
Annotation Date c. 1888
Publication Date 1867
Theatre Brooklyn
Place of Production Brooklyn
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 2 Sep 1874
Description George Beck's reconstruction of the performance in 1874 of Mrs Jean Davenport Lander and James H Taylor in the leading roles.
Genre History; Tragedy
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; History, Politics and Corruption
Roles Jean Davenport Lander - Cleopatra; J.H. Taylor - Antony
Content Keywords power, soldier, war, love, greed, guilt, duty, royalty
Context Keywords classical history, stage, cues, music, sound effects
Visual Content Contains an illustration of a scene from the new Italian Opera 'Cleopatra' at Milan and various Egyptian scenery.
Edition Lacy edition, 1867
Shattuck Code A&C 14
Play Antony and Cleopatra
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.