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Title Othello
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Oth 37
Primary Association Burchall, James
Associated Names Kemble, John Philip
Publication Date 1804
Date of Production c. 1816-1818
Description Likely to be a transcription of a Kemble book. Includes cuts, alterations, stage business and some lighting cues.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; War, Empire and Colonialism
Roles Mr Kemble - Othello; Mr Cooke - Iago; Mrs Siddons - Desdemona
Content Keywords love, race, jealousy, betrayal, deceit, infidelity, crime, death, justice, soldier
Context Keywords cast, character, lighting, cues, business
Edition Kemble edition, 1804
Shattuck Code OTH 10
Play Othello
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.