giraudoux giraudoux

Definition(s):

  • (n) French novelist and dramatist whose plays were reinterpretations of Greek myths (1882-1944)

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News

  • Shakespeare play readings continue at Kirby Theatre

    The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey continues its 2013 Lend Us Your Ears reading series with a reading of “The Madwoman of Chaillot” by Jean Giraudoux, to be held at 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 19, at th
    on July 27, 2013     Source: Madison Eagle

Quotes

  • Cecil Beaton, who provided the designs for the world premiere in New York (the piece initially rejected as too mad by London management), said that it was "as whimsical as Sir James Barrie, as poetic as Giraudoux, sometimes as zany as the Marx...
    on Jun 12, 2008 By: Cecil Beaton Source: Independent

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