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Title Much Ado About Nothing
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Mu Ad 27
Primary Association Wood, William B.
Associated Names Kemble, John Philip
Place of Production Baltimore
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 11 Feb 1829
Description Prompt book containing a manuscript cast list. Includes some stage business, cues for effects and Kemble's additional dialogue for Beatrice-Benedick at the end of the church scene.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Religion, Culture and Society; Love and Marriage; Women and Femininity
Roles Mr Wallack - Benedick; Ms Hamblin - Beatrice
Content Keywords love, morality, jealousy, soldier, humour, friendship, reconciliation, women, society
Context Keywords cast, character, cues, business, music, sound effects, stage
Additional Information Contains cast lists for productions at Drury Lane and Covent Garden, dates unknown.
Edition Inchbald edition
Shattuck Code MA 9
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.