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Title The Winter's Tale
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference Wint T 28
Primary Association Garrick, David
Associated Names Hopkins, William; Halliwell-Phillipps, J.O.
Publication Date 1762
Theatre Drury Lane
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 20 Nov 1779
Description Prompt book used for a Drury Lane production on the 20th November 1779 Possibly used for other productions at Covent Garden (1774) and Haymarket (1780's). Contains a manuscript cast list for 1779.
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 character, cast, music, cues, scenery, dance
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.