Sarah Siddons


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Noun1.Sarah Siddons - English actress noted for her performances in Shakespearean roles (1755-1831)Sarah Siddons - English actress noted for her performances in Shakespearean roles (1755-1831)
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NATIONAL DAY OF VENEZUELA 1755: Mrs Sarah Siddons, the leading English actress of her time, was born.
3) While inheriting the mid-century renovations of acting wrought by Garrick and Macklin, Sarah Siddons, who began her professional career in the last quarter of the century, employed rhetorical conventions in her tragic performances that seemed to owe more to the age of Betterton than to Garrick.
In 1798, while struggling to come to terms with her daughter Marias impending death, the revered tragedienne Sarah Siddons epitomized this paradigm of acting as self-revelation in a letter to her friend Penelope Pennington.
At a prestigious function, Eve is about to receive 'the highest honour our theatre knows', the Sarah Siddons Award for Distinguished Achievement.
Then there was the mighty Sarah Siddons, (1755-1831) adored by her public, critics and possibly only tolerated by her fellow actors.
Sarah Siddons or Edwin Booth, and then do Hamlet or Lady Macbeth?
Their sister, Sarah Siddons, was also a celebrated actress of the day.
Sarah Siddons infused roles like Portia from The Merchant of Venice with a distinctive grand tragic style.
Making up the train was the No 12 Sarah Siddons - one of the world's oldest electric locomotives in service which was built in 1922.
She produced just two winners from six foals before her export to Australia, a disappointment compounded by the fact she was a daughter of the 1976 Irish 1,000 Guineas and Yorkshire Oaks heroine Sarah Siddons.
In particular, I want to examine the link between the figure of the adulteress and the status of the actress Sarah Siddons, the consummate interpreter of the female outcast as tragic heroine in the Romantic period.
1755: Mrs Sarah Siddons, the leading actress of her time, was born in Brecon.