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Title The Merchant of Venice
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Merch 36
Primary Association Sothern, E.H.; Marlowe, Julia
Actor-Manager/Director Frederick Kaufman
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production c. 1905
Description As presented by Sothern-Marlowe, compiled & used by Frederick Kaufman General Stage Manager for Sothern-Marlowe. This text was probably a working prompt book. The first two pages contain a typed property plot.
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 property, stage, lighting, cues, business, music
Visual Content Includes full page sketch or map of each set.
Additional Information Linked to Merch.37 + Merch.39
Shattuck Code MV 93
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.