Sir Henry Irving
Author : Jeffrey Richards
Publisher : A&C Black
Total Pages : 508
Release : 2007-01-20
ISBN 10 : 1852855916
ISBN 13 : 9781852855918
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Sir Henry Irving Book Description:

Sir Henry Irving was the greatest actor of the Victorian age and was thought of by Gladstone as his greatest contemporary. He transformed the theatre, in Britain and America, from a disreputable and marginal entertainment into a respected and uplifting art form. This work gives an account of Irving and his impact on the Victorian theatre and life.


Sir Henry Irving
Language: en
Pages: 508
Authors: Jeffrey Richards
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-20 - Publisher: A&C Black

Sir Henry Irving was the greatest actor of the Victorian age and was thought of by Gladstone as his greatest contemporary. He transformed the theatre, in Britai
Sir Henry Irving
Language: en
Pages: 63
Authors: Percy Russell
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 1896 - Publisher:

Henry Irving
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Richard Foulkes
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-30 - Publisher: Routledge

Henry Irving (1838-1905), the first actor to be knighted, dominated the theatre in Britain and beyond for over a quarter of a century. As an actor, he was strik
Henry Irving's Waterloo
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors: W. D. King
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-01-01 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"This is an extraordinary, provocative, and informative book which covers a wide range of aspects of the theatre of the time and touches upon a large number of
Sir Henry Irving
Language: en
Pages: 149
Authors: Percy Fitzgerald
Categories: Lyceum Theatre
Type: BOOK - Published: 1895 - Publisher: London : Chatto & Windus

Sir Henry Irving
Language: en
Pages: 72
Authors: Bristol (England). City Council. Bristol Reference Library
Categories: Biography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1938 - Publisher:

Sir Henry Irving: Theatre, Culture and Society
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Richards Jeffrey Richards
Categories: Acting
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-07 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

A book about Sir Henry Irving.
Sir Henry Irving, a Biography
Language: en
Pages: 319
Authors: Percy Fitzgerald
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 1906 - Publisher:

Souvenir of Sir Henry Irving
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Walter Calvert
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 1895 - Publisher:

Henry Irving and The Victorian Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Madeleine Bingham
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Originally published in 1978. Henry Irving achieved an astounding success in Britain and America as an actor; yet he lacked good looks, had spindly legs, and di