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Title As You Like It
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference AYLI 4
Primary Association Macready, William Charles
Associated Names Ellis, George; Willmott, John
Theatre Drury Lane
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production Oct 1842
Description A transcription of Macready's perfected 1842-1843 book, done in pencil by George Ellis perhaps for his own use. Volume contains a 12-page callbook, written by Ellis and corrected by John Willmott; also a slip embossed "Windsor Castle" describing scenery for I, 2.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Religion, Culture and Society
Content Keywords identity, love, pastoral, nature, family, power, humour, gender
Context Keywords cues, character, stage, sound effects
Edition Works, Vol III
Shattuck Code AYL 20
Play As You Like It
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 Promptbooks, A Descriptive Catalogue' by Charles H. Shattuck.