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Title Othello
Document Type Rehearsal Copy
Reference Oth 47
Primary Association Hoyt, Edward N.
Associated Names Mantell, Robert B., Salvini, Tomasso; McCullough, John; Booth, Edwin; Barrett, Lawrence; James, Louis; D'Ormond, John; O'Conor, James Owen
Theatre Brooklyn Academy of Music; Fifth Avenue; Booth's; Arch Street
Place of Production Brooklyn; New York; Gilmanton
Country of Production United States
Date of Production c. 1880-1900
Description Rehearsal copy with additional ephemera pasted in including playbills for - 6th Feb 1883 (Brooklyn Academy of Music); 9th Dec 1886; 25th Oct 1896; 25th Sept 1890; 12th Mar 1884 (Gilmanton, N. H.); 8th Dec [n.d.] (Fifth Avenue Theatre); plus 2 other undated ones. Also includes newspaper reviews of - Mantell as Othello; "Othello" at Booth's Theatre (Salvini as Othello); John M'Cullough as Othello; Edwin Booth as Othello; John M'Cullough as Othello at the Fifth Avenue Theatre; Salvini as Othello at the Arch Street Theatre and Booth and Barrett in Othello.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; War, Empire and Colonialism
Roles Tomasso Salvini - Othello; Robert B. Mantell - Othello; Louis James - Othello; John D'Ormond - Othello; James O'Conor Owen - Othello; Edwin Booth - Othello; Edward N Noyt - Othello; John McCullough - Othello
Content Keywords love, race, jealousy, betrayal, deceit, infidelity, crime, death, justice, soldier
Context Keywords cast, character, cues, business, sound effects
Additional Information Due to tight binding, some text is lost into the gutter.
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.