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Art and nature. A comedy. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane, ...

James Miller

Art and nature. A comedy. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane, ...

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Published by printed for J. Watts in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 6877, no. 08.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[12],78,[2]p.
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16836706M

The well for the orchestra has been enlarged, in view of giving performances of grand opera. Lives of the Poets, vol. Apparently, it is only the Defence of the Third Paper, that of the duchess of York, which was written by Dryden. By Another Hand [Tom Brown]. This second Theatre Royal is the Theatre which David Garrick ran with great success from to Vernon, and Mrs.

The Third Theatre Royal, Drury Lane was constructed between and by Henry Holland and opened for business on Monday the 21st of April with the Shakespeare play 'Macbeth', although an official opening of the Theatre had taken place some weeks earlier with a performance consisting of a 'Grand Selection of Sacred Music' from the works of Handel at the newly opened Theatre on Wednesday the 12th of March While the horses are proceeding with the upmost rapidity, he describes several curves in the air repeatedly and comes down safely on their backs, having meanwhile composed a leap over a flag. This second Theatre Royal is the Theatre which David Garrick ran with great success from to In the design of the theatre boxes, Henry Holland asked John Linnell for assistance. The following decades saw the beginning of the great Drury Lane spectaculars, and annual pantomimes with Dan LenoWill Evans and the like. Bythe actors, including day-to-day manager and acting legend Thomas Betterton, were alienated and humiliated enough to walk out and set up a cooperative company of their own.

Macqueen Pope, writing in his book 'The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane' insaid of Garrick's farewell performance as Don Felix in 'The Wonder in 'The vast theatre could not accommodate all who wished to be present. Loyal, The, General, by Nahum Tate. Internally the house has been decorated and upholstered in the latest Styles of theatre art ornamentation. This is painted to imitate a cloudless sky ; around the circle are jets of gas, and, from an aperture in the centre, hangs a vast chandelier of cut glass; the aperture is wreathed, and around it are six winged boys, bearing festoons of flowers, in effect supporting the lustre. They would walk for ten paces, and then exchange bits of conversation. Leslie and Co.


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Art and nature. A comedy. As it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane, ... book

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He was the son of Fred Evans, a clown in the Grimaldi tradition, and made his first appearance with his father when aged just six years old in a production of 'Robinson Crusoe' at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane in The Medal. Oedipus, Tempest, The. The builders are Messrs. The newly revised book by Timothy Crouse and John Weidman adds a layer of innuendo as when Annette McLaughlin as a lubricious gangster's moll announces, with suitable gestures, that she's going to be shown how to grease the hawsers.

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Ella, taking her surprising leap over a flag nine feet in width. Love or duty? Davies, Mrs. The Rehearsal, as it was acted at the Theatre-Royal. The Royal Martyr, He was always dressed immaculately in Evening Dress, and supervised the staff, arranged all the functions, organised Press and Public Relations work and would hire out the Theatre to television and film companies and other bodies.

There were three entrances to the boxes, and two to the pit and galleries. The Globe Edition. There were four tiers of boxes, a pit, and two galleries, with a number of private boxes, ranged on each side the pit, and constructed so as to command a perfect view of the stage, and yet conceal the occupiers from observation.

If the highest dramatic poetry be necessarily banished from the Drury Lane stage, owing to the fault of the proprietary, in omitting to fit the machinery for scenic purposes, so as to make its occupation safe to an honest speculator, we see no reason why this equestrian spectacular poetry may not be substituted, until the requisite duty behind the scenes be performed by those who have this Temple of the Muses in trust, but neglect to discharge the obligation implied in their direction.

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Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *. Drury Lane Theatre, oldest London theatre still in use. It stands in the eastern part of the City of Westminster. The first theatre was built by the dramatist Thomas Killigrew for his company of actors as the Theatre Royal under a charter from Charles II.

It opened May 7,in the propitious. Falstaff's wedding: a comedy: as it is acted at the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane. Being a sequel to the second part of the play of King Henry the fourth. Written in imitation of Shakespeare, by W.

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