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Title Much Ado About Nothing
Document Type Final or Souvenir Prompt Book
Reference Mu Ad 11
Primary Association Kean, Charles
Associated Names Edmonds, T. W.
Annotation Date 1859
Publication Date 1858
Theatre Princess's
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 19 Nov 1858
Description Final or souvenir prompt book made by T.W. Edmonds, with scene designs, used on tour by Kean after 1859. Pencil notes indicate later use.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Religion, Culture and Society; Love and Marriage; Women and Femininity
Roles Charles Kean - Benedick; Mrs Charles Kean - Beatrice
Content Keywords love, morality, jealousy, soldier, humour, friendship, reconciliation, women, society
Context Keywords cast, character, scenery, music, dance, costume, blocking, cues, business, lighting, sound effects
Visual Content Contains 8 watercolour scene designs and blocking diagrams.
Edition Kean edition, 1858
Shattuck Code MA 27
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.