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Title Romeo and Juliet
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Rom 18
Primary Association Moore, John
Associated Names Anderson, Mary; Neilson, Adelaide; Modjeska, Helena; Faucit, Helen; Kemble, Charles; O'Niell, Eliza; Davenport, A. H.; Mowatt, Anna Cora; Vining, Fanny; Hathaway, Anna; Cushman, Charlotte; Cushman, Susan; Wallack, Mrs. J. W.; Jones, Avonia; Chanfrau, Mrs. F. S.; Sheridan, W. E. ; Proudfoot, Miss; Elliott, Amy; Mather, Margaret
Theatre Covent Garden; Theatre Royal Marylebone; Plunkett's; Burton's New; Wallack's; Broadway; Fifth Avenue; Winter Garden; McVicker's
Place of Production London; New York; Chicago
Country of Production Great Britain; United States
Date of Production 1845
Description Made by John Moore and used for many years. Some notes refer to Miss Anderson, Miss Neilson, Modjeska, and Miss Faucit. Contains loose playbills and newspaper clippings.
Genre Romance; Tragedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Religion, Culture and Society; Royalty, Aristocracy and Class
Content Keywords love, death, poison, family, hatred, crime
Context Keywords publicity, character, script, cuts, cues, scenery
Edition Works, Vol IX
Shattuck Code R&J 23
Play Romeo and Juliet
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.