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Dramatic Reminiscences Or Actors And Actresses In England And America

George Vandenhoff

""Dramatic Reminiscences Or Actors And Actresses In England And America"" is a book written by George Vandenhoff, a renowned actor and playwright of the 19th century. The book is a collection of Vandenhoff's personal experiences and observations of the theater scene in England and America during his career. The book is divided into several chapters, each focusing on a particular aspect of the theater world. Vandenhoff provides insights into the lives and performances of many famous actors and actresses of the time, including Edmund Kean, Sarah Siddons, and Fanny Kemble. He also discusses the various stages and theaters he performed in, including the Covent Garden and Drury Lane theaters in London, and the Park Theater in New York City.Throughout the book, Vandenhoff shares his thoughts on the art of acting, the importance of stage presence, and the challenges of performing in front of live audiences. He also touches on the social and political issues of the time, such as the abolition of slavery and the role of women in society.Overall, ""Dramatic Reminiscences Or Actors And Actresses In England And America"" is a fascinating glimpse into the world of theater during the 19th century, as seen through the eyes of one of its most prominent figures.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: Jul 9th, 2006
  • Pages: 340
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.76in - 1.10lb
  • EAN: 9781428636064
  • Categories: GeneralGeneralGeneral