corneille corneille

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  • (n) French tragic dramatist whose plays treat grand moral themes in elegant verse (1606-1684)

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  • Heir Dresser

    The Heir Apparent , now onstage at Redwood Curtain in Eureka, is based on a French farce written by Jean-Francois Regnard in 1708. This version is a free adaptation in English rhyme by contemporary American playwright David Ives, who previously adapted comedies by Corneille and Moliere.
    on July 11, 2013     Source: The North Coast Journal

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