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Title Much Ado About Nothing
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Mu Ad 33
Primary Association Drew, John
Actor-Manager/Director Frohman, Charles
Donor Lefkovits, Aaron M.
Annotation Date 1913
Theatre Empire
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production May 1914
Description Adapted from V. Sardou's Pattes de Mouche, for a Frohman Production at the Empire Theatre, May 1914.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Religion, Culture and Society; Love and Marriage; Women and Femininity
Roles John Drew - Benedick; Laura Hope Crew - Beatrice; Frank Kemble Cooper - Don Pedro
Content Keywords love, morality, jealousy, soldier, humour, friendship, reconciliation, women, society
Context Keywords scenery, music, cast, character, stage, property, cues, business, sound effects, lighting
Additional Information Includes the script for 'A Scrap of Paper' by J. Palgrave Simpson at the back.
Shattuck Code Not in Shattuck
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.