In that Jean Racine was elected to the French Academy on July 17, 1673, this is a fitting time for a quick study of Phedre et Hippolyte… 184 more words
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Both of our headliners today have reputations as notable Shakespeareans.
Ralph Fiennes is turning 54 today. He began his acting career in the 1980s with the Royal Shakespeare Company, playing roles such as Romeo in… 1,130 more words
Source: Henry Crabb Robinson, diary entry for 13 June 1850, in Thomas Sadler (ed.), Diary, Reminiscences, and Correspondence of Henry Crabb Robinson (London: Macmillan, 1869), vol. 197 more words