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Title The Winter's Tale
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Wint T 25
Actor-Manager/Director Kemble, John Philip
Donor Mrs Charles K B Wister
Annotation Date 1807-1811
Publication Date 1811
Theatre Covent Garden
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 1807-1811
Description Checked for Leontes played by Kemble in 1807 and 1811 at Covent Garden. Inserted after the title-page is a wine account, perhaps in Charles Kemble's hand.
Genre Romance
Theme(s) Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; Love and Marriage
Roles Mr Kemble - Leontes; Sarah Siddons - Hermione; Mrs S. Booth - Perdita; Mr Barrymore - Polixenes; Charles Kemble - Florizel; Mr Creswell - Camillo
Content Keywords royalty, love, infidelity, crime, death, family, identity, class
Context Keywords character, cast, music, sound effects
Shattuck Code Not in Shattuck
Play The Winter's Tale
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.