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Title Much Ado About Nothing
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Mu Ad 1
Primary Association Booth Jr., Junius Brutus
Associated Names Booth, Agnes, Wheelock, Joseph
Date of Production 11 Jan 1875
Description Abbreviated stage business written in pencil, along with some cues for effects. Also contains part of a playbill for 11th January 1875, with Agnes Booth playing Beatrice and Joseph Wheelock playing Benedick.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Religion, Culture and Society; Love and Marriage; Women and Femininity
Roles Agnes Booth - Beatrice; Joseph Wheelock - Benedick
Content Keywords love, morality, jealousy, soldier, humour, friendship, reconciliation, women, society
Context Keywords music, cues, business, sound effects
Edition French's Standard Drama
Shattuck Code MA 42
Play Much Ado About Nothing
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.