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Title Othello
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Oth 45
Primary Association Kemble, John Philip
Associated Names Wister Family
Publication Date 1804
Theatre Covent Garden
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 1807-1808
Description Prompt book marked originally by J. P. Kemble. Checked for Iago played by Kemble in the 1807-1808 season at Covent Garden.
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, property, sound effects, music
Shattuck Code Not in Shattuck
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.