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Title The Winter's Tale
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Wint T 27
Primary Association Garrick, David
Associated Names Colman, George; Hopkins, William
Publication Date 1758
Theatre Drury Lane; Haymarket
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 27 Jan 1762 - 18 Jul 1777
Description Prompt book used by David Garrick and William Hopkins for Drury Lane production of 27 Jan. 1762 and Haymarket Theatre production of 18 July 1777.
Genre Romance
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Royalty, Aristocracy and Class; Magic and Folklore
Content Keywords royalty, love, infidelity, crime, death, family, identity, class, jealousy, women, supernatural
Context Keywords cast, character, sound effects, music, dance, cues
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.