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Title The Taming of the Shrew
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Shrew Ad 2
Primary Association Booth, Edwin
Associated Names Pateman, Bella
Publication Date 1878
Theatre Booth's
Place of Production New York
Country of Production United States
Date of Production 19 Oct 1881
Description Prompt book used for a production at Booth's Theatre on 19 October 1881 (Shattuck). Includes a partial manuscript cast list, properties list, calls, stage business, cues for effects and timings.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Women and Femininity; Domestic Life
Content Keywords love, money, women, family, gender, reconciliation
Context Keywords cast, character, property, stage, business, music, cues, scenery, blocking
Edition Booth-Winter edition, Katharine and Petruchio, 1878
Shattuck Code TS 26
Play The Taming of the Shrew
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.