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Madame Vestris--a theatrical biography

by Clifford John Williams

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Published by Sidgwick & Jackson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vestris, Lucia Elizabeth Bartolozzi, -- 1797-1856.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementClifford John Williams.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19094019M
    ISBN 100283978295

    Vestris family, a family of dancers who dominated French ballet for nearly a century, most notably Gaétan Vestris (in full Gaetano Apollino Baldassare Vestri, or Vestris; b. Ap , Florence, Italy—d. Septem , Paris, France) and his son Auguste Vestris (in full. Madame Vestris and her times. Lond: Paul. MLA Citation. Pearce, Charles E. Madame Vestris and her times Paul Lond Australian/Harvard Citation. Pearce, Charles E. , Madame Vestris and her times Paul Lond. Wikipedia Citation.

    Portraits of Madame Vestris and Mr. Charles Mathews: A scene in the farce of "One hour; or, The carnival ball," as performed at the Olympic Theatre Names Jones, T. H. (Artist) Collection. Prints depicting dance. Ballet or dance scenes from theatrical works, with or without people in them. Dates / Origin Date Issued: Place: London. Elizabetta Lucia Bartolozzi (–), English singer and actress-manager, wife of Auguste Armand Vestris, called on stage Madame Vestris as well as her great-aunt-in law. Ships [ edit ] SS Vestris, a British passenger liner that sank on 12 November ; of passengers and crew were lost.

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Madame Vestris: A Theatrical BiographyCited by: 1. Lucia Elizabeth Vestris (née Elizabetta Lucia Bartolozzi; 3 March – 8 August ) was an English actress and a contralto opera singer, appearing in works by, among others, Mozart and popular in her time, she was more notable as a theatre producer and accumulating a fortune from her performances, she leased the Olympic Theatre in London and produced a series.

Madame Vestris - a theatrical biography. London, Sidgwick and Jackson, (OCoLC) Named Person: Lucia Elizabeth Bartolozzi Vestris; Lucia Elizabeth Bartolozzi Vestris: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Clifford Williams.

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Madame Vestris, British actress, opera singer, and manager who inaugurated tasteful and beautiful stage decor and set a standard in stage costumes. After a brief unsuccessful marriage to Auguste-Armand Vestris, a ballet dancer, Mme Vestris first appeared in Italian opera in and enjoyed.

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Madame Vestris plays Giovanni,a man so sexually hot that hell kicks him out to an even more wicked place- London. This play became a hit, mainly due to the force of Madame Vestris' personality. It had a phenomenal run, 35 nights in a season, and became a staple for the following three years.

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Lucia Elizabeth Vestris: | | | |Lucia Elizabeth Vestris| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and. Lucia Elizabeth Vestris (January – 8 August ) was an English actress and a contralto opera singer, appearing in works by Mozart and popular in her time, she was more notable as a theatre producer and accumulating a fortune from her performances, she leased the Olympic Theatre in London and produced a series of burlesques and extravaganzas for which the.

This present Thursday, Oct. 26,(at the urgent request of the principal musical inhabitants of this town), Madame Vestris will have the honour of repeating the part of Susannah in The marriage of Figaro, the last opportunity that can possible b Vestris, Lucia Elizabeth Bartolozzi, [ Book: ].

Clifford John Williams is the author of Madame Vestris ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published )1/5(1). Lucia Elizabeth Vestris ( - ) male impersonator, actress, theatre manager. Lucia Bartolozzi was born in London to an Italian art-dealer and violinist father and a German pianist and piano-teacher mother.

Madame Vestris - a Theatrical Biography. London: Sidgwick and Jackson, Bodyshock (6) Book Review (40) both siblings (2). Longley and the Editorship of The Theatric Tourist –§– On Editing Synge’s Letters –§– The First Sans Souci Theatre () –§– The Staging of the Medieval Plays of Chester: A Response –§– The Beaux Stratagem on the 19thC London Stage –§– Jonson’s Borrowing.

London Stage and Clifford John Williams' Madame Vestris: A Theatrical Biography do best is demon-strate that the era and one of its chief exponents repay study. Both of Madame's recent biographers share a common belief that their subject is worth atten-tion, if only because previous life studies have been wholly inadequate.

In addition, both. 50 Quoted in Williams, Madame Vestris: A Theatrical Biography, 51 Hunt, Leigh, Review of Giovanni in London at Drury Lane, Examiner (4 06 ).

52 I am grateful to Sophie Fuller and Christopher Fox for their helpful comments and encouragement during the preparation of this by: 4.Overview. J. R. Planché was the author of plays, operatic libretti, and other theatrical entertainments (including numerous translations of foreign works).

Among his efforts were twenty-three melodramas, several comedies and farces, nine musical revues, twenty-three fairy-tale extravaganzas, and nine burlesques of classical mythology. He also produced book-length scholarly studies of.

An even bigger theatrical milestone came in with the production of Dion Boucicault's London Assurance. Though the play did not have the first box set in England (in fact, Madame Vestris had already given the public a rudimentary box set at the Olympic for the play The Conquering Game), the scenery was so magnificent it drew its own applause.