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Sarah Bernhardt as Hamlet (1899) | FROM THE BYGONE

Sarah Bernhardt (1844-1925) by Lafayette as Hamlet, 1899 More photos via Sarah Bernhardt as Hamlet (1899) | FROM THE BYGONE

08/10/2018 · 2 Comments

Actors on Actors: Cate Blanchett and Ian McKellen – Full Video

01/27/2018 · 2 Comments

Vivien Leigh in Caesar and Cleopatra (1945) | FROM THE BYGONE

Source: Vivien Leigh in Caesar and Cleopatra (1945) | FROM THE BYGONE

10/04/2016 · Leave a comment

Beautiful Moira Shearer Dancing in The Red Shoes (1948) | FROM THE BYGONE

The Red Shoes is a 1948 British film about a ballet dancer, written, directed and produced by the team of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, known collectively as The Archers. … Continue reading

07/27/2016 · 4 Comments

Ballet Russes, The Firebird, Expressionist | kinneretstern

Valentina Blinova in L’Oiseau de feu [The Firebird], Ballets Russes, Sydney, 1936-1937 From the State Library of New South Wales. Source: Ballet Russes, The Firebird, Expressionist | kinneretstern

02/14/2016 · Leave a comment

Sarah Bernhardt as Doña Maria de Neubourg, Queen of Spain in Ruy Blas by Victor Hugo (1878)

Ruy Blas is a tragic drama by Victor Hugo. The scene is Madrid; the time 1699, during the reign of Charles II. Ruy Blas, an indentured commoner (and a poet), dares … Continue reading

12/09/2015 · Leave a comment

Ethel Barrymore for “Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines” (1901)

Ethel Barrymore (1879 – 1959) was a member of the Barrymore family of actors. Regarded as the First “First Lady of the American Theater” she and her brothers, John and Lionel, … Continue reading

11/15/2015 · 2 Comments

Lillie Langtry (1853-1929) as ‘Cleopatra’ (1895)

Originally posted on FROM THE BYGONE:
Circa 1895: Actress Lillie Langtry as Cleopatra. via Circa 1895: Actress Lillie Langtry as Cleopatra. via Actress Lillie Langtry as Cleopatra postcard.…

10/22/2015 · 4 Comments

Miss Flora Robson Has a Secret…

Mary Elizabeth Braddon‘s sensational 1862 novel, Lady Audley’s Secret, was first adapted for the stage in 1863. In 1930, Tyrone Guthrie [1900-1971] produced a version for the Cambridge Festival Theatre with Flora Robson as … Continue reading

05/20/2015 · 2 Comments

Decadance and Fashion: Costume Treasures

Originally posted on MCNY Blog: New York Stories:
Theatre is a space that grants opportunity for collaboration, inviting artists of different medias to join together to create something much larger than themselves.…

08/12/2014 · Leave a comment

On This Day • Edith Head • Costume Designer • 1897-1981

Grace Kelly poses in an evening gown designed by Edith Head. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) On this day in 1987, the great American costume designer Edith Head was born. She won … Continue reading

10/28/2013 · 4 Comments