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Title The Merchant of Venice
Document Type Rehearsal Copy
Reference Merch 26
Theatre Drury Lane; Arch Street; Broadway
Place of Production London; Philadelphia; New York
Country of Production Great Britain; United States
Date of Production c. 1890-1899
Description French's Standard Drama, No. 61. Few markings, checked for the Duke of Venice. Contains cast lists for Drury Lane (1824), Arch St. (1847) and Broadway (1848).
Genre Comedy; Romance
Theme(s) Love and Marriage; Religion, Culture and Society
Roles Shylock - Kean; Shylock - Wallack ; Jr. Wallack - Shylock
Content Keywords revenge, money, friendship, love, justice, greed, sea, religion, disguise
Context Keywords cast, character, costume, cues, business
Shattuck Code MV 132
Play The Merchant of Venice
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.