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Henry Irving, Shakespearean

by Hughes, Alan Ph.D.

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Eng.], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905,
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history -- 1800-1950,
    • Theater -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
    • Actors -- Great Britain -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAlan Hughes ; with a foreword by John Russell Brown.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3112 .H8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 304 p. :
      Number of Pages304
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4425832M
      ISBN 100521221927
      LC Control Number79041608

      A substantial book on the actors Ellen Terry and Henry Irving and their loves, spouses and children. Much of the emphasis is on theatrical history, so anyone interested in the history of the theatre from the midth to the Second World War will find a lot to relish/5. The Complete Works of William Shakespeare. With an Essay on Shakespeare and Bacon by Sir Henry Irving and a Biographical Introduction. Illustrated with 68 Photo-Engravings and 20 Coloured Pictures after L. Alma-Tadema, Millais, Landseer etc. Irving, Sir Henry (introd.).

      In the year-old Terry joined Henry Irving's company at the Lyceum Theatre as its leading lady at a generous salary, beginning with Ophelia opposite Irving's Hamlet. Soon she was regarded as the leading Shakespearean actress in Britain, and in partnership with Irving, [12] she reigned as such for over 20 years until they left the Lyceum. Available in: Hardback. Extracts from diaries, memoirs, private letters, obituaries and other rare ephemera are drawn together to build a contemporary account of the acting achievements and personal lives of three inspiring figures from the late.

      Fortunately for Harry, Mr. Irving is able to pull through and walk the boards as planned. But when his understudy is killed the very next day, Harry’s boss, Bram Stoker, becomes convinced that foul play is afoot. Mr. Irving has a list of enemies longer than a Shakespearean soliloquy, any of whom would have been happy for the curtain never to. Ellen Terry's acting copy for her performance as Imogen in Cymbeline, opposite Henry Irving's Iachimo in his celebrated Lyceum production of , marked-up with additional dialogue (restoring Shakespeare's full text) by Irving in about a dozen places (pp.2, 20, 25, 26, 29, 34, 40, 42, 50, 60, 63, 66, second and third lines, and possibly 68), with several additions by Ellen Terry herself (


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1, King Henry Vi Pt. 2 by William Shakespeare: Volume Henry Irving, the influential and controversial Victorian actor, was closely involved in the publication of this distinctive Shakespeare edition. As an actor, his concern was largely with the intellectual project of seeing each play as Shakespearean book unified work, rather than with producing strong emotional effects in the : William Shakespeare.

The Works of William Shakespeare (The Henry Irving Shakespeare) (Volumes 4, 5, 6, 11 and 14) by Irving H et al (ed) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Sir Henry Irving (6 February 13 October ), born John Henry Brodribb, was an English stage actor in the Victorian era, known as an actor-manager because he took complete responsibility (supervision of sets, lighting, direction, casting, as well as playing the leading roles) for season after season at the Lyceum Theatre, establishing.

Henry Irving, the influential and controversial Victorian actor, was closely involved in the publication of this distinctive Shakespeare edition. As an actor, his concern was largely with the intellectual project of seeing each play as a unified work, rather than with producing strong emotional effects in the audience.

Ellen Terry was a popular Shakespearean actress on the stage and, at the end of her life, in films as well. Throughout the final few decades of the 19th century, she was the leading lady at actor-manager Henry Irving’s Lyceum Theatre in London, and was romantically involved with Irving during that time as well.

This little volume about Henry Irving, was signed by both Irving and Terry, and. t’s Shakespeare’s birthday, so today’s Random Illustrations of the Day come from a copiously illustrated (nearly pictures!) set of The Henry Irving Shakespeare, produced by the famous 19th century Shakespearean actor and scholar Sir Henry Irving ( – ), illustrated by Gordon Browne.

(That webpage says that this edition was designed by Irving specifically [ ]. The illusion of a church must have been impressive: really, memorably striking. Ellen Terry, Irving’s leading lady and the Beatrice of this production, recalled Forbes-Robertson’s artistic genius here, noting that ‘there was no question that it was a church’.

With the large, colourful set, Terry added that the effect was achieved because ‘Henry had the art of making ceremonies seem. A complete set of the Henry Irving edition of the works of Shakespeare. With notes and introductions to each play by F. Marshall and other Shakesperian scholars.

Illustrated throughout withthirty-eight plates and many engravings in the text by Gordon Browne, W. Margetson, and Maynard Brown. THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, with an Introduction By St. John Ervine; Also "Shakespeare and bacon" By the Late Sir Henry Irving and a Biographical Introduction; Illusrated with 61 Photo-Engravings of Eminent Shakespearean Artists.

Buy The works of William Shakespeare, (The Henry Irving Shakespeare) by Shakespeare, William (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(2). () Henry Brodribb Irving was the first son of Sir Henry Irving; he used the stage name “H. B.” to distinguish himself from his illustriousthe same year he was called to the Bar, Inner Temple, he chose the theater as a profession and was continuously employed from then on as an actor.

Magnificent edition of Henry Irving’s Works of William Shakespeare, presentation copy inscribed by Irving in Volume I: “To Mr. & Mrs. Edward Leager on the anniversary of their silver wedding from their old friend Henry Irving, 23 Oct. ” Beautifully bound in elaborate full morocco-gilt by Zaehnsdorf.

Hamlet: : William Shakespeare, Henry Irving: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Basket. Books Go Search Hidden Gems Sale Christmas /5().

This was the very first book-length examination of Shakespeare’s female characters, and can be said to have been the origin of all subsequent study of Shakespeare’s women as a topic in themselves. Mary Cowden Clarke’s fictional Girlhood of Ophelia written by an acclaimed Victorian Shakespearean.

This illustrated site, based on the book of the same title, is devoted to Barrymore's Shakespearean portrayals, his illustrious theatrical family, and his predecessors and successors from the time of Edwin Booth and Henry Irving to the age of Laurence Olivier and John Gielgud.

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SHAKESPEARE, William. The Works of William Shakespeare. Edited by Henry Irving and Frank A. Marshall. With Notes and Introductions to Each Play by F.A. Marshall and Other Shakespearian Scholars. With Numerous Illustrations by Gordon Browne. London: Blackie & Son, An enjoyable read but not a book that bowled me over.

I loved Joseph O'Connor's Star of the Sea and Ghost Light and was really excited to pick up a Hard Copy of Shadowplay. I was aware that while the novel is based real events surrounding the lives of Bram Stoker (author of Dracula) Victorian actor-manager Henry Irving and leading actress of the day Ellen Terry, but many liberties had been /5.

Hughes, Alan, Henry Irving: Shakespearean (Cambridge University Press, ) PNI7 Irving, Laurence, Henry Irving: the actor and his world (London: Faber & Faber, ) PN I7 Robertson, W.

Graham, Time Was: the reminiscences of W. Graham Robertson / with foreword by Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson (London: Hamis Hamilton Ltd., ) PN