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Title The Merchant of Venice
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Merch 2
Primary Association Anderson, James R
Associated Names Muir, George W.
Country of Production United States
Date of Production c. 1852
Description Prompt book of American Stage Manager James Anderson. Includes a manuscript scene at the end of Act 1 where Morocco and Arragon are introduced. Contains cuts, stage business, cues for effects and timings.
Genre Comedy; Romance
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Religion, Culture and Society
Content Keywords revenge, money, friendship, love, justice, greed, sea, religion, disguise
Context Keywords character, cues, music, lighting, timings, business
Edition Works
Shattuck Code MV 31
Play The Merchant of Venice
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.