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Title Twelfth Night
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference TN 18
Primary Association Neilson, Adelaide
Theatre Haymarket
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 2 Feb 1878
Description Contains manuscript scene plot, ground plan of the staircase set and the Garden set, a list of extras and tableau signals. Scenes have been reordered to accommodate scenery. Includes cuts, stage business, maps, cues for effects and timings.
Genre Comedy; Romance
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Women and Femininity; Religion, Culture and Society
Roles Mr Cooper - Orsino; Miss Ellen Tree - Viola
Content Keywords identity, sea, love, gender, class, family, humour, mischief, disguise, misadventure, society, greed
Context Keywords character, cast, costume, cues, business, scenery, stage, music, lighting, blocking, property, dance
Visual Content Contains 2 ink-wash drawings of Garden set and Staircase set.
Additional Information Text runs into the gutter due to tight binding.
Edition French issue of Lacy edition
Shattuck Code TN 26
Play Twelfth Night
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.