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Title Romeo and Juliet
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Rom 21
Primary Association Neilson, Adelaide
Associated Names Moore, John
Theatre Fifth Avenue
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 21 May 1877
Description 6-Act arrangement marked by John Moore, including cuts, stage business and cues for effects. Written in ink on the front paper wrapper is- "Romeo and Juliet as cut for Miss Neilson".
Genre Tragedy; Romance
Theme(s) Love and Marriage
Roles Adelaide Neilson - Juliet
Content Keywords love, death, poison, family, hatred, crime
Context Keywords lighting, cues, business, sound effects, stage
Visual Content Includes an illustration of a scene from the play and a collapsible paper model of the Capulet tomb.
Edition Lacy edition
Shattuck Code R&J 42
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.