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Title A Midsummer Night's Dream
Document Type Prompt Book
Reference MND 22
Primary Association Colman, George
Associated Names Hopkins, William; Hitchcock, Robert
Publication Date 1763
Theatre Haymarket
Place of Production London
Country of Production Great Britain
Date of Production 18 Jul 1777
Description Prompt book of the 2-act afterpiece which Colman substituted for the Dream at Drury Lane in 1763, and produced at the Haymarket in 1777. Includes cuts, scenic indications and cues for effects.
Genre Comedy
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Magic and Folklore
Content Keywords supernatural, love, nature, mischief, humour, pastoral
Context Keywords character, actor, cues, sound effects
Edition Tonson edition, 1763
Shattuck Code MND 6
Play A Midsummer Night's Dream
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.