Helen Faucit

(1817—1898) actress

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English actress. She was thoroughly tutored by the older William Farren, and rose to prominence playing opposite Macready during his Covent Garden (1837–9) and Drury Lane (1841–3) managements, and ...

Subjects: Theatre — Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

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