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Edwin Booth"s performances

the Mary Isabella Stone commentaries

by Mary Isabella Stone

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Published by UMI Research Press in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893.,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history -- 1800-1950.,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Hamlet.,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Characters -- Iago.,
  • Hamlet (Legendary character),
  • Iago (Fictitious character)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-220).

    Statementedited & annotated by Daniel J. Watermeier ; with a foreword by Charles H. Shattuck.
    SeriesTheatre and dramatic studies ;, no. 59, Theater and dramatic studies ;, no. 59.
    ContributionsWatermeier, Daniel J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3112 .S76 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 220 p. :
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2214294M
    ISBN 10083571974X
    LC Control Number89037325

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Edwin Thomas Booth (Novem – June 7, ) was an American actor who toured throughout the United States and the major capitals of Europe, performing Shakespearean plays. Inhe founded Booth's Theatre in New York. Some theatrical historians consider him the greatest American actor, and the greatest Prince Hamlet, of the 19th century.

Edwina Booth Grossman, only daughter of Edwin Booth, foremost American Shakespearean performer of the 19th century, and Mary Devlin Booth (Edwin's first wife and Edwin Booths performances book died on Edwin Booths performances book at the age of She was born in Fulham, England on December 9, during one Burial: Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex.

Edwin Booth, renowned tragedian of the 19th-century American stage, best remembered as one of the greatest performers of Shakespeare’s Hamlet. He was a member of a famous acting family; his brother was John Wilkes Booth, the assassin of President Abraham Lincoln. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stone, Mary Isabella.

Edwin Booth's performances. Ann Arbor, Mich.: UMI Research Press, © (OCoLC) The great nineteenth-century stage actor Edwin Booth began his long career in as a young teenager, following in his father's footsteps.

This biography traces his life and career as a tragic actor, including his childhood; his early acting tours of California, Australia and Hawaii; his rise to fame as a touring star; his two marriages; his relationship with his brother John Wilkes Booth.

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William Winter’s “Life and Art of Edwin Booth” is indispensable to a student of the American stage. Here are two paragraphs chosen from many as illuminating: “The salient attributes of Booth’s art were imagination, insight, grace, intense emotion, and melancholy refinement.

Speaking through his stage persona, the play’s villain, Raphael, Booth managed to make a pointed, personal statement straight to Lincoln. “Twice, Booth in uttering disagreeable threats in the play came very near and put his finger close to Mr. Lincoln’s face,” wrote Mary Clay, who accompanied the Lincolns that night, “When he came a third time I was impressed by it, and said, ‘Mr.