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Title As You Like It
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference AYLI 5
Primary Association Macready, William Charles
Associated Names Moore, John; Ellis, George
Publication Date 1842
Theatre Theatre Royal Manchester; New York
Place of Production Manchester; New York
Country of Production Great Britain; United States
Date of Production 1844; 1868
Description John Moore's transcription made on an acting edition from one of Ellis' copies of Macready's 1842 book, with restorations entered by hand.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Religion, Culture and Society
Roles Miss Montague - Rosalind; G Pitt - Orlando; Mrs Scott Seddons - Rosalind; J.K. Mortimer - Orlando
Content Keywords identity, love, pastoral, nature, family, power, humour, gender
Context Keywords costume, character, cast, cues, stage, sound effects
Additional Information Contains handwritten cast lists from Manchester, 1844 and the New York Theatre, 1868.
Edition Modern Standard Drama
Shattuck Code AYL 23
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.