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A Curtain Call

This journey through the lives of six great Shakespearean actors and actresses of the 18th through 20th centuries is meant to give each of them a curtain call. In sections titled Life Understudying Art, my late wife and I indicated aspects of their lives that seemed to have been cues from the playwright himself. Although our contentions are often quite serious, feel free to take them lightly.

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