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Title The Taming of the Shrew
Document Type Final or Souvenir Prompt Book
Reference Shrew Fo 2
Primary Association Sothern E. H.; Marlowe, Julia
Actor-Manager/Director Powell, Francis T.; Kaufman, Frederick
Donor Powell, Francis T. S.
Country of Production United States
Date of Production c. 1905
Description The manuscript was created by Francis T. S. Powell, Stage Manager, with the assistance of Frederick Kaufman, Assistant Stage Manager. Contains scenic indications, lots of stage business, ground plans and cues for effects. Powell declares that all is "exactly as used in the presentation".
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Women and Femininity; Domestic Life
Content Keywords love, money, women, family, gender, reconciliation
Context Keywords character, cues, business, blocking, sound effects,
Visual Content Contains pencil-drawn stage plans.
Edition Shakespeare edition
Shattuck Code TS 47
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.