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Title Memorandum for 910 pounds received by me from the Proprietors of the Theatre-Royal, Covent Garden - amount of my Salary from [5th October 1829] to [28 May 1830]. [182] Nights at [5 pounds] per Night. Signed Frances Anne Kemble.
Document Type Manuscript
Reference Y.d.524
Case Study Rom19
Publication Date 29 May 1830
Theatre Covent Garden
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 5 Oct 1829 - 29 May 1830
Description The signed receipt for Kemble's first year of acting at Covent Garden from 1829-30. She began her acting career, as Juliet, to save her father's failing management of Covent Garden.
Genre Tragedy; Romance
Theme(s) Love and Marriage
Content Keywords love, death, poison, family, hatred, crime
Context Keywords actor, finance, theatre
Visual Content Includes two portraits of Fanny Kemble.
Play Romeo and Juliet
Library Folger Shakespeare Library
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