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Title Much Ado About Nothing
Document Type Rehearsal Copy
Reference Mu Ad 8
Primary Association Irving, Henry
Publication Date 1882
Theatre Lyceum
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 11 Oct 1882
Description Rehearsal copy with partial manuscript cast list. Includes cuts, the addition of the traditional extra dialogue for Beatrice and Benedick at the end of the church scene and notes on scenery.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Religion, Culture and Society; Love and Marriage; Women and Femininity
Content Keywords love, morality, jealousy, soldier, humour, friendship, reconciliation, women, society
Context Keywords cast, character, scenery, cues, business
Edition Irving edition, 1882
Shattuck Code MA 45
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.