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Title As You Like It
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference AYLI 7
Primary Association Arthur, Julia
Associated Names Baird, Dorothea
Actor-Manager/Director Lothian Jr., Napier; Canby, A.H.
Annotation Date 1899
Theatre Wallack's
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 1898-1899
Description Very full prompt book. Detailed stage business and cues for effects and timings. Also includes plots for supers, properties, scenes and lines, and electrics.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Religion, Culture and Society
Roles W.S Hart - Orlando; Julia Arthur - Rosalind; Mrs Rousby - Rosalind; Adeleide Neilson - Rosalind
Content Keywords identity, love, pastoral, nature, family, power, humour, gender
Context Keywords stage, lighting, music, property, cues, cast, character
Visual Content Contains an illustration showing Dorothea Baird as 'Phoebe', in 'As You Like It'.
Additional Information Contains two programs for Miss Arthur, one for Mrs Rousby and one for Adeleide Neilson.
Edition Samuel French edition, n.d.
Shattuck Code AYL 72
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.