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13 October 1899

The Merchant of Venice

Location Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool, UK
Plays performed The Merchant of Venice

Programme

Date 13 October 1899
Play(s) The Merchant of Venice
Production Date(s) 13 October 1899
Venue Royal Court Theatre and Opera House
Venue address Liverpool
Time of performance 2pm
Stage Manager H. J. Loveday
Scene Designer Hawes Craven, W. Telbin, W. Hann
Music Director J. O. Shepherd, J. H. Pitt
Document ID ET-D231 Original record
Held by The British Library
Notes Henry Irving as Shylock and Ellen Terry as Portia.

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In 1895 Henry Irving became the first British actor to receive a knighthood.

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