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BIRTH OF MODERN THEATRE: RIVALRY, RIOTS, AND ROMANCE IN THE AGE OF GARRICK

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Shakespeare & Co

939 Lexington Avenue

New York, NY 10065

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Evening will include a short talk by Mr. Poser, a Q&A and a book signing

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Among the major personalities discussed: • David Garrick, the charismatic actor, theater manager, and playwright, • Peg Woffington, the bewitching and promiscuous actress, • Charles Macklin, the surly, anti-social, occasionally violent but brilliant actor, • Kitty Clive, the outspoken comedian, • Samuel Foote, the witty satirist; and several others.

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