Eleonora Duse

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Italian actress best known for her performances in tragic roles (1858-1924)


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Along the way she also gives full due to such as Claude Debussy, Isadora Duncan, Darious Milhaud and Eleanora Duse as they experimented with what could have been an eternal art form.
The term "monstres sacres," Khan said during a telephone interview from his London home, was coined in 19th-century France for Sarah Bernhardt and Eleanora Duse to reflect the extreme reverence and hysteria with which they were worshipped.
An earlier significant moment in Lowell's life was when she saw a performance by the Italian actress Eleanora Duse in 1902.
In this wonderful book which colours in vividly the facets of an extraordinary life, Kurth, without drawing any particular conclusions, allows us to see why the dancer drew approval from many eminent people including the French actress Eleanora Duse, Rodin the sculptor and Frederick Ashton, the young English choreographer.
As Eleanora Duse found his poet in Gabriele D'Annunzio, I thought, it is possible that Ermanna Montanari has found her poet in Nevio Spadoni.
Once host to immortal actors such as Eleanora Duse, the theater was taken down in 1930 to make way for a motion picture theater, its proscenium art, ceiling decorations and ornamental details sold to an antiquarian who stored them in nearby Venice.
Stoute has won four of the last five Qatar Bloodstock Dahlia Stakes, but Eleanora Duse could be there to be shot at with a 5lb penalty.
ELEANORA Duse, strongly ridden by Ryan Moore, held on to short-head She's Our Mark in a blanket-finish to the Group 2 Blandford Stakes at the Curragh yesterday.
These included Sarah Bernhardt, Eleanora Duse, Marie Lloyd, Sir Frank Benson (who brought fame and honour to Stratford when the original Memorial Theatre was established) and many more now lost to us forever.
The return to easy ground should be in her favour, while Stoute saddled Red Bloom to win this two years running in 2005 and 2006, so everything points to Eleanora Duse giving her trainer some compensation for yesterday's St Leger defeat of Sea Moon.
And the two English fillies, AVIATE, which will like the 10-furlong trip, and and ELEANORA DUSE will take beating.
Back to business at Newbury today where I fancy Eleanora Duse (3.
Today's card s 46 The 11-4 winner scraped across the line with a head to spare over the hanging Gold Bubbles, with Sir Michael Stoute's Eleanora Duse a close-up third.
When a London critic wrote of a "wrinkled" Eleanora Duse appearing in a role much too young for her, Shaw retorted that "her wrinkles are the credentials of her humanity".
com Blandford Stakes 1m Group 2 ATR Card page 57 Key stat Sir Michael Stoute has trained the winner three times in the past six years and he runs Eleanora Duse BANIMPIRE continues her busy and successful season at the Curragh today when she faces 11 rivals, including British raider Eleanora Duse, winner of the race a year ago and the progressive Bible Belt, in the Group 2 www.