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Mary Ann Yates

(1728—1787) actress and theatre manager


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(1728–87)

English actress, the greatest tragedienne between Susannah Cibber and Sarah Siddons. Yates quickly came to Garrick's attention and was employed at Drury Lane starting in 1754. Her forte was ...

Subjects: Theatre — Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.


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