Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection
Source Creator:
Colman, George, 1732-1794.
Source Title:
A fairy tale : in two acts. / taken from Shakespeare. As it is performed at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane.
Source Created or Published:
1763
Physical Description:
A1v (p. 2): Dramatis Personae
Source Call Number:
PROMPT M.N.D. 22
Digital Image File Name:
37036
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Hamnet Bib ID:
84504
Hamnet Holdings ID:
86624
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
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Creator (Hamnet):
Colman, George, 1732-1794.
Title (Hamnet):
A fairy tale : in two acts. / taken from Shakespeare. As it is performed at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
London :
Creator or Publisher (Hamnet):
Printed for J. and R. Tonson,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
1763.
Physical Description (Hamnet):
24 p. Interleaved.
Notes (Hamnet):
Not in Burnim, K.A. David Garrick.
Notes (Hamnet):
A further adaptation by George Colman of his alteration of David Garrick's version of Shakespeare's A midsummer night's dream.
Notes (Hamnet):
Folger copy: Promptbook of George Colman used for 18 July 1777 Haymarket Theatre production (Langhans, Shattuck). Notes by William Hopkins and Robert Hitchcock; cast members named in prompt notes (Langhans). Formerly FSL Prompt F11.
Citations (Hamnet):
Langhans, E.A. 18th cent. Brit. and Irish promptbooks, p. 28
Citations (Hamnet):
Shattuck, C.H. Shakespeare promptbooks, p. 323, no. 6
Subject (Hamnet):
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Midsummer night's dream -- Adaptations.
Subject (Hamnet):
Promptbooks -- Haymarket Theatre (London, England) -- 1777 07 18.
Subject (Hamnet):
Cast lists -- Haymarket Theatre (London, England) -- 1777 07 18 -- Manuscripts.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Garrick, David, 1717-1779.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Hitchcock, Robert, d. 1809, annotator.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Hopkins, William, d. 1780, annotator.
Call Number (Hamnet):
PROMPT M.N.D. 22

A fairy tale : in two acts. / taken from Shakespeare. As it is performed at the Thea…