Granville-Barker
biographical name Harley 1877-1946 English actor, manager, & dramatist

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  • Granville Barker — Granville Barker, Harley …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Granville-Barker —   [ grænvɪl bɑːkə], Harley, britischer Dramatiker und Regisseur, * London 25. 11. 1877, ✝ Paris 31. 8. 1946; setzte im Londoner Royal Court Theatre mit Inszenierungen v. a. der Dramen H. Ibsens und G. B. Shaws sowie mit ungewohnt originalnaher… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Granville-Barker — [gran′vil bär′kər] Harley [här′lē] 1877 1946; Eng. playwright, critic, & actor …   English World dictionary

  • Granville-Barker — noun English actor and dramatist and critic and director noted for his productions of Shakespearean plays (1877 1946) • Syn: ↑Harley Granville Barker • Instance Hypernyms: ↑actor, ↑histrion, ↑player, ↑thespian, ↑role player, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Granville-Barker — /gran vil bahr keuhr/, n. Harley, 1877 1946, English dramatist, actor, and critic. * * * …   Universalium

  • Granville-Barker — Gran′ville Bar′ker [[t]ˈbɑr kər[/t]] n. big Harley, 1877–1946, English playwright, actor, and critic …   From formal English to slang

  • Granville-Barker — /grænvɪl ˈbakə/ (say granvil bahkuh) noun Harley, 1877–1946, English dramatist, actor, theatre director and critic …   Australian English dictionary

  • Granville-Barker, Harley — born Nov. 25, 1877, London, Eng. died Aug. 31, 1946, Paris, France British producer, playwright, and critic. An actor from age 15, he directed his own first play, The Marrying of Ann Leete, in 1901. As comanager of the Court Theatre (1904–07) he… …   Universalium

  • Granville-Barker,Harley — Gran·ville Bar·ker (grăn vĭl bärʹkər), Harley. 1877 1946. British actor, playwright, theater manager, and critic particularly noted for his productions and criticism of the works of Shakespeare. * * * …   Universalium

  • Granville Barker, Harley — ► (1877 1946) Autor, actor y crítico teatral británico. Fue uno de los iniciadores del escenario giratorio. Obras: Derroche y La vida secreta, entre otras …   Enciclopedia Universal

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