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SINGING AND SPEAKING

... SINGING AND SPEAKING. BY ALFRED AUGUSTUS NoRmT. London: North's Academy, 23, York-place, Portman-square, W. A Practical Guide for Training Singers and Speakers is what Professor North's new book pur- ports to be. The author claims that his method ...

Published: Saturday 17 June 1899
Newspaper: The Era
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1500 | Page: 20 | Tags: Arts & Popular Culture 

MR. CARL ROSA SPEAKS

... MR. CARL ROSA SPEAKS. At the Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool, a perform. ance of The Star of the North brought the Carl Rosa two months' opera season to a close last Saturday night the house being then crowded to its fullest limits. At the end of the second ...

Published: Saturday 02 March 1889
Newspaper: The Era
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 570 | Page: 8 | Tags: Arts & Popular Culture 

WHO FEARS TO SPEAK OF ’4B?*

... WHO FEARS TO SPEAK OF ’4B?* Admirers of Maurus J6kai will enjoy reading the translation of ‘A KOzzivQ Ember Fiai,” which literally means The Sons of the Stonyhearted Man.” J6kai is always enjoyable ; apart from the lire and colour of his imagination, ...

Sunday's Journal des DebaU speaks with a milder tone upon the Swiss question. In this change its conduct ..

... Sunday's Journal des DebaU speaks with a milder tone upon the Swiss question. In this change its conduct resembles that of the limes, which has given over thundering for the Sonderbund to discover that '.he victorious party of Swiss comprise a threat ...

PLAIN SPEAKING.*

... chapter about Capri, another about St. Cloud; and one very short story. 'The title, Plain Speaking, applies naturally to the social essays, Plain speaking is generally understood to mean calling a spade a spade, and a very unpleasant sort of thing ...

THE ART OF PUBLIC SPEAKING.*

... THE ART OF PUBLIC SPEAKING.* SOME HINTS FROM AMERICA. The Americans are notoriously much better public speakers than we tongue-tied Britons. Any American, without notice or preparation, cat make a neat, finished little speech, with a beginrning, mniddle ...

AN EXPERT ON AFTER-DINNER SPEAKING

... AN EXPERT ON AFTER-DINNER SPEAKING. IN Mr. Lo,,,ell's last volume of poems there is heartsease as well as rue. The late Minister is an optimist, and he knows it:-- For me Fate gave, whate'er she else denied, A nature sloping to the southern side ...

SPEAKING POTTERY

... SPEAKING POTTERY AN interesting an.] important characteristic of the pot-house pottery of a hundred and fifty years ago was the literature which adorned it. In the taverns and alehouses of the eighteenth century it was the custom to decorate the mugs ...

Published: Saturday 28 June 1890
Newspaper: Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1284 | Page: 24 | Tags: Arts & Popular Culture 

MACBETH AT THE LYCEUM

... notation for the human speaking- voice, it would be easy to indicate exactly howe coy 4MIACBETH AT THE LYCEUM. French actor would deliver any great speech in the tragedies of Racine, or Corneille, or Voltaire; for, if he is to speak the verse as verse at ...

Published: Saturday 26 January 1889
Newspaper: The Era
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 90578 | Page: 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26 | Tags: Arts & Popular Culture 

WILSON BARRETT AS HAMLET

... a child page as the Khing speaks. oulti- mand and Cornelius do not come, but Laortes obtains leave to go to France, and then, in reply to the King, or rather in comment on what he says, the dark-lhaired youth, Haelet, speaks his first line, A little ...

Published: Saturday 01 November 1884
Newspaper: The Era
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 41052 | Page: 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 | Tags: Arts & Popular Culture 

MADAME LEROUX

... whether it is possible for me to speak with you ; and, if it is possible, I will. You know R. Tell him this, and tell him I catn see him no more, nor read more of his letters. If I can bear to speak to any one, I can bear to speak to you. If he wishes to move ...

Published: Saturday 21 June 1890
Newspaper: Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 6207 | Page: 11, 12, 13 | Tags: Arts & Popular Culture 

MONTEZUMA'S DAUGHTER

... even am I to learn the true wishes and purposes of mnen or gods who cannot speak my tongue, and whose tongue I cannot speak ? It is easy, 0 Montezuma, I answered. I can speak their tongue. Send me to discover for you. Now as I spoke thus my heart ...

Published: Saturday 26 August 1893
Newspaper: Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 7505 | Page: 11, 12, 13 | Tags: Arts & Popular Culture