[Sarah Bernhardt, Repertoire]

Title

[Sarah Bernhardt, Repertoire]
Death of Cleopatra
From the Theatre to the Field of Honor
L'holocauste

Description

French actress Sarah Bernhardt, “The World’s Greatest Artiste” performed the Death of Cleopatra and other tragic scenes.

The original owner of this program was very moved by Bernhardt's performance and noted “She’s wonderful—But she tears one to pieces. I wasn’t fit to be seen for a week after.”

Date

1916-10-30

Source

Buffalo Theater and Music Program Collection

Publisher

Buffalo & Erie County Public Library (Publisher of digital)

Rights

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