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Abbey Theatre, The

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The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Literature
Length:
1,532 words

grew out of the literary revival that took place after the death of Parnell in 1891. Irish writers had ...

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The Concise Oxford Companion to the Theatre (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
623 words

Dublin, opened in 1904 as the permanent home of the National Theatre Society (see IRISH NATIONAL DRAMATIC SOCIETY). ...

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2006
Subject:
Literature
Length:
3,582 words

For seventy years prior to its purchase by Annie Elizabeth Horniman, the English heiress, theater enthusiast, and admirer of ...

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World Encyclopedia

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
59 words

Theatre erected on Abbey Street, Dublin (1904), by Annie E. F. Horniman to house the Irish National Theatre ...

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The Oxford Companion to Irish History (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2007
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
Length:
253 words

Dublin, created in 1904 as a successor to the Irish Literary theatre founded in Dublin 1899 by littérateurs (including Yeats ...

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The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
789 words

The Irish Literary Theatre, founded by Augusta Gregory (Lady Gregory), Edward Martyn and W. B. Yeats in 1898 with its ...

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The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English

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Current Version:
2005

the home of the Irish National Theatre Society, named after Abbey Street in Dublin, where its permanent theatre was established in ...

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The Companion to Theatre and Performance

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
494 words

Home of the National Theatre of Ireland. The Irish National Theatre Society (INTS) was created by Frank and ...

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Adrian Frazier

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
669 words

Home of the National Theatre of Ireland, in Dublin. Theatre-as-building and theatre-as-company are quite distinct. The Irish National Theatre Society... ...

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