Le Gallienne

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United States actress (born in England) (1899-1991)

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Stephen Phillips, a quaintly clad 'ghost' from a hundred-odd years ago, had been captured and set down to take his rightful place in posterity's portrait gallery beside the previous and hitherto better limed shades of his peers, Aubrey Beardsley, Ernest Dowson, and that Liverpool lad of parts, Richard Le Gallienne.
11) The British Music Society of Victoria Collection includes works by some of these composers and also works by Margaret Sutherland, who was under Louise Hanson-Dyer's patronage, Dorian Le Gallienne, Louis Lavater and other Australian composers.
45-63) Stetz deftly assesses John Lane's rapid attempt to divorce his firm's business and name from Wilde (so Beardsley had to go), though several others associated with Lane's firm, notably Ella D'Arcy, Richard Le Gallienne, and George Egerton, did not waver in their support.
Baldry (artist and critic), Wilfrid Ball (artist), Robert Anning Bell (artist), Onslow Ford (sculptor), Alfred East (artist), John Lane (publisher), Richard le Gallienne (poet and essayist), Liberty, E.
In a case of strange literary bedfellows, von Arnim's sequel to Elizabeth and Her German Garden (Solitary Summer) was reviewed for the Starby the decadent poet Richard Le Gallienne in 1899.
She was lovers with Marlene Dietrich, Greta Garbo, Isadora Duncan, Eva Le Gallienne, and an assortment of lesser-known actresses, but she has remained a footnote in history because she didn't have any lasting talent of her own.
The City in Moonlight by Richard Le Gallienne (Dear city in the moonlight dreaming,How changed and lovely is your face); Cunarders by Geoffrey Holloway (I'dhear them in the night,baying like stags over the sleeping forest of small boys that was Liverpool); Mrs Albion You'veGot A Lovely Daughter by Allen Ginsberg (Albion's Most lovely daughter sat on the banks of the Mersey dangling her landing- stage in the water); Opening of the Catholic Cathedral by Roger McGough (O Lord on thy new Liverpool address let no bombs fall, Gather not relics in the attic nor dust in the hall).
The goings-on of the Company taught Mooney to value art and learning above sensationalist gossip about private life, and in her memoirs, she attributed her growth as an actress to working with Le Gallienne, whose reputation she recognized was unjustly smeared by homophobic snide reactions of the day.
With the credo "I can get any woman from any man," the sexually audacious De Acosta seduced not only the great Garbo but other prominent women of her day, including Sarah Bernhardt, Isadora Duncan, and Eva Le Gallienne.
and the Le Gallienne anthology [an earlier gift from Liveright] give me a good start on the library I hope to own some day.
It's a role sometimes called the female Hamlet, a theatrical Anapurna that perhaps only Eva Le Gallienne, Maggie Smith and a few others have successfully scaled.
Those desperate characters of the previous '90s, slaves of the Siren, consorts of the Sphinx like Dowson, Johnson, Symons and Le Gallienne were heroes, though, compared with our protagonist, a decadent who lived to tell the story, surviving even beyond the age of irony to the point where the old stuff comes round again; and this is the sin against the Holy Ghost, the cynicism that views with equanimity the enemies of promise, les amours jaunes, the organism dark with booze and nicotine.
Although she pretended to be married to fellow-actor Charles Bryant, this was the period when she embarked on a series of affairs with women - Mercedes de Acosta, Jean Acker, Dorothy Arzner, Natacha Rambova, Eva Le Gallienne, Glesca Marshall, Ona Munson.
Richard Le Gallienne, who was principal reader for Mathews and Lane, warmly recommended it for publication and followed this up with laudatory notices in the Daily Chronicle and the Star, where he had an influential post as reviewer.
Published by John Lane and edited by Henry Harland, The Yellow Book attracted many outstanding writers and artists of the era, such as Arnold Bennett, Charlotte Mew, Henry James, Edmund Gosse, Richard Le Gallienne, and Walter Sickert.