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Title The Merry Wives of Windsor
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference MW 36
Primary Association Kemble, John Phillip
Associated Names Ellis, George
Publication Date 1804
Theatre Covent Garden
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 10 May 1808
Description Prompt book originally marked by Kemble. Lengths have been marked for several short roles. Additional markings made by a prompter in 1831 and then later groove numbers and a note objecting to an interpolated gag.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage
Content Keywords love, women, deceit, jealousy, confusion
Context Keywords actor, director, script, business, cues, character
Edition Kemble edition, 1804
Shattuck Code MWW 8
Play The Merry Wives of Windsor
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.