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Title The Comedy of Errors
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Com Err 7
Primary Association Moore, John
Associated Names Placide, Henry; Placide, Thomas
Theatre Niblo's Garden; Burton's
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 23 Sep 1845 - 15 Dec 1853
Description Prompt book made by John Moore after he came to America in 1848. Includes playbills and reviews for productions at Burton's in Dec 1853, along with annotations regarding cuts, alterations, calls, scenic indications and stage business.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage
Roles Mr Jordan - Antipholis of Syracuse; Mr Fisher - Antipholis of Ephesus
Content Keywords family, sea, money, identity, love, confusion
Context Keywords theatre, programme, character, cast, property, sound effects, cues, business, blocking, script
Edition Chalmers-Steevens Works, Vol IV
Shattuck Code CE 15
Play The Comedy of Errors
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.