Edmond Rostand


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Noun1.Edmond Rostand - French dramatist and poet whose play immortalized Cyrano de Bergerac (1868-1918)Edmond Rostand - French dramatist and poet whose play immortalized Cyrano de Bergerac (1868-1918)
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Edmond Rostand's 1897 play is presented by THOC theatre this winter season to entertain fans of the drama stage.
-- Edmond Rostand (1868-1918), French poet and dramatist
For his first show in Tramway, Dominic Hill has returned to Edwin Morgan's translation of Edmond Rostand's original text.
In French playwright Edmond Rostand's play, Cyrano, insecure about his nose, writes love letters for the inarticulate Christian to Roxane, the woman they both love.
Born in 1868, Edmond Rostand was a French dramatist in the romantic tradition.
The libretto by Henri Cain was based on the 1900 play of the same title by Edmond Rostand, which had been conceived as a vehicle for Sarah Bernhardt.
But these, of course, are not the main physical attributes associated with Cyrano de Bergerac, opinionated soldier poet and hero of Edmond Rostand's play.
Eliot, Arthur Miller, Edmond Rostand, Henrick Ibsen, Wolfgange von Goethe, Wilkie Collins, Oscar Wild, Bertolt Brecht, Eugene OAENeill, August Wilson, George Bernard Shaw, Lorraine Hansberry, Oliver Goldsmith, Luigi Pirandello, Susan Glaspell, Anton Checkov, Ben Jonson, and Samuel Beckett are considered.
Northern Stage Artistic Director Lorne Campbell will direct Cyrano de Bergerac (29 April - 16 May) in a new production based on Anthony Burgess's translation of Edmond Rostand's 1897 play.
Northern Stage Artistic Director Lorne Campbell will direct Cyrano de Bergerac (29 April -- 16 May) in a new production based on Anthony Burgess's translation of Edmond Rostand's 1897 play.
In 1655, French dramatist and novelist Cyrano de Bergerac, the inspiration for a play by Edmond Rostand, died in Paris at age 36.