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Title Romeo and Juliet
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Rom 33
Primary Association Wood, William B.
Associated Names Cooper, Thomas Abthorpe
Theatre Chestnut Street
Place of Production Philadelphia
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 19 Dec 1803
Description Heavily marked onto a printed altered version by David Garrick. Contains manuscript script notations and stage directions. Includes a cast list for the 1803 Philadelphia production.
Genre Romance; Tragedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Religion, Culture and Society; Royalty, Aristocracy and Class
Roles Mr Cooper - Romeo
Content Keywords love, death, poison, family, hatred, crime
Context Keywords cast, characters, script, cuts, blocking
Visual Content Illustration of Act III Scene5, "Your Lady Mother's coming".
Edition Lowndes edition, 1793
Shattuck Code R&J 7
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.