Alla Nazimova

Alla Nazimova – photos & quotes

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“It is not so difficult, your language. But your slang is impossible. Never can I understand the American humor.” – Alla Nazimova “The history of the stage, within a very few years, will be written, not by erudite mechanician. Instead of reading in books the impressions of some perhaps prejudiced or overly enthusiastic critic, the […]

Frances Rich

Frances Rich

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The following is a slight re-working of an obituary for Frances Rich written by Adam Bernstein of The Washington Post, published on October 26, 2007. All I did was take out the obituary feel, but I enjoyed this article for its biographical information. My changes will be marked with brackets ([ ])and ellipses (…). Bernstein’s […]