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Title Othello
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Oth 7
Primary Association Wallack, James William
Associated Names Ferrers, Stanley Charles; Barton, George Washington; McKinney, D. D.; Rowe, George F.
Publication Date 1822
Theatre National
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 24 Oct 1837
Description Prompt book marked by S. C. Ferrers for J. W. Wallack. Checked for Othello and Emilia. Some stage business and cues for effects, with call lists at the front.
Genre Tragedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; War, Empire and Colonialism
Content Keywords love, race, jealousy, betrayal, deceit, infidelity, crime, death, justice, soldier
Context Keywords lighting, cues, stage, business, sound effects, music
Edition Acting edition
Shattuck Code OTH 20
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.