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Smoke Bellew

By: Jack London

...umber One I. THE TASTE OF THE MEAT In the beginning he was Christopher Bellew. By the time he was at college he had become Chris Bel... ...dhood spent in the conquering of a new land. "You're not living right, Christopher. I'm ashamed of you." "Primrose path, eh?" Kit chuckled. ... ...lothes." But John Bellew shook his head. "I'm afraid I'm getting old, Christopher." "You're only forty-eight. Do you realize that my grandfat... ...d higher and undreamed laws. "We quit," Moran said. "Ain't that right, Burke?" Big Burke, who owned the games in the M. and G. Saloon, nodded. ... ...four-hour shift and make money." "Then we'll shut down our tables," Big Burke replied. "Unless--" He hesitated and ran his eye over his fellows t... ... out of the blankets, an' start breakfast." "What's your system?" Big Burke demanded. "We've paid for it, and we want it." Smoke led the way... ..."An' that is Wild Water won't never suffer if he goes broke. He's a good actor--a gosh-blamed good actor. An' I got another thing to say: my figge...

...In the beginning he was Christopher Bellew. By the time he was at college he had become Chris Bellew. Later, in the Bohemian crowd of San Francisco, he was called Kit Bellew. And in the end he was known by no other name than Smoke Bellew. And this h...

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Chris Burke (actor)

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...Christopher Joseph "Chris" Burke (born August 26, 1965) is an American actor and folk singer, who has ... ...Christopher Joseph "Chris" Burke (born August 26, 1965) is an American actor and folk singer, who has Down syndrome. He has become best known for ... ...les "Corky" Thacher on the television series Life Goes On. Early years Burke is the youngest of four children of Marian Burke, a retired trade-sho... ... of four children of Marian Burke, a retired trade-show manager, and Frank Burke, a retired NYPD inspector. Burke has Down syndrome, and his parents w... ...d, especially for a young man with Down syndrome.McDaniel, Jo Beth; Burke, Chris. A Special Kind of Hero: Chris Burke’s Own Story. Doubleday, 1991. ... ...for students with disabilities at New York City's Public School 138.Burke, Chris. Personal interview. 15 March 2011. Burke's first acting performanc... ...ditions, writing scripts, and voraciously reading books about his favorite actors. Acting Early acting roles and Life Goes On Burke got his firs... ... 1997The Division, 2002ER, 2002 Awards Golden Globe Award Nominee, Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made ... ...ciety's My Great Story campaign by writing his story, "Great Expectations".Chris Burke Official Site National Down Syndrome Society[http://www.buddywa...

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The Note Book of an English Opium-Eater

By: Thomas de Quincey

...TERARY HISTORY OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY ...................... 60 FOX AND BURKE ........................................................................ ...the three, viz., the immor- tal Williams’ murders of 1812. The act and the actor are each separately in the highest degree interesting; and, as forty-... ...men of the cur- rent generation. Never, throughout the annals of universal Christendom, has there indeed been any act of one solitary insulated indi- ... ...l known that the navy (especially, in time of war, the commercial navy) of Christendom is the sure receptacle of all the murderers and ruffians whose ... ... of the house. The case being reported, as re- ported it would be all over Christendom, led the imagina- 21 Thomas de Quincey tion captive. The whole... ...were in- considerable. FO FO FO FO FOX AND B X AND B X AND B X AND B X AND BURKE URKE URKE URKE URKE It is, or it would be, if Mr. Schlosser were hims... ...of his judgment as to the valuation of minds, throughout his comparison of Burke with Fox. The force of antithesis brings out into a feeble life of me... ... that, as the chorus sometimes intermingles too much in the action, so the actors sometimes intermingle in the business of the chorus. Now, when you a... ...s. Now, when you are at Rome, you must do as they do at Rome. And that the actor, who mixed with the chorus, was compelled to sing, is a clear case; f...

...F THE BIBLE TO MERELY HUMAN SCIENCE...................... 54 SCHLOSSER?S LITERARY HISTORY OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY ...................... 60 FOX AND BURKE .................................................................................................................................................... 84 JUNIUS................................................................

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Chris Burke

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...Chris or Christopher Burke may refer to: Chris Burke (actor) (born 1965), American actor and folk singer ... ...ris or Christopher Burke may refer to: Chris Burke (actor) (born 1965), American actor and folk singer ... ...Christopher Burke may refer to: Chris Burke (actor) (born 1965), American actor and folk singer ... ...ctor) (born 1965), American actor and folk singer Chris Burke (baseball) (born 1980), Major League Baseball player ... ...(born 1965), American actor and folk singer Chris Burke (baseball) (born 1980), Major League Baseball player ... ...seball) (born 1980), Major League Baseball player Chris Burke (footballer) (born 1983), Scottish footballer ... ...) (born 1980), Major League Baseball player Chris Burke (footballer) (born 1983), Scottish footballer ...

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Tales of a Traveller

By: Washington Irving

...d never tasted its pleasures ; and he deemed rigid self-denialas the great basisof Christian virtue. He considered every one s temperament like his ow... ...to a blue-stocking coterie without studying my part beforehand as diligently as an actor. The consequence was, I soon got the name of an intolerable p... ...uot; It is the Club of Queer Fellows. A great resort of the small wits, third-rate actors, and newspaper critics of the theatres. Any one can go in on... ...ent Garden in a whole evening. I have since seen many a play performed by the best actors in the world, but never have I derived half the delight from... ...e had sinned most during the week, by the clamor of his Sunday devotion. The quiet Chris tians who had been modestly and steadfastly travelling Zion- ... ... Stones ; and it was even affirmed that he knew all the fish in the river by their Chris tian names. Wolfert found him at his cabin, which was not muc... ...ms of bystanders, and observing the degree of applause which each received. Edmund Burke was a fellow-student with Goldsmith at the college. Neither t... ... Neither the statesman nor the poet gave promise of their future celebrity, though Burke certainly surpassed Ms contemporary in industry and applicati... ...ting club, called the Robin Hood, which used to meet near Temple Bar, and in which Burke, while yet a Temple student, had first tried his powers. Gold...

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Burke

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... Politics Anna Burke, Australian politician Brian Burke (Australi... ...Theorist noted for his "Red Pride" campaign Brian Burke (Wisconsin politician), American politician ... ...American politician Edmund Bourke (1761–1821) (or Burke), Danish statesman Edmund Burke, Anglo-Irish... ...oducer Joe Burke (composer) (1884–1950), American actor, composer and pianist Joe Burke (keyboardist... ... Leon Burke III, American musician Paul Burke (actor), American actor Raymond Burke (clarinetist)... ...rican musician Walter Burke, (1908–1984) American actor Sports Alvin ... ...Burke (ice hockey), GM of the Toronto Maple Leafs Chris Burke (baseball), Professional baseball player ... ...Burke (ice hockey), GM of the Toronto Maple Leafs Chris Burke (baseball), Professional baseball player ...

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The Little Warrior

By: Pelham Grenville Wodehouse

...d useful men; sisters of rising young politicians like himself; nieces of Burke's peerage; he could have introduced without embarrassment one of the... ... "Years ago. In India, when father was at Simla." "Selby? Selby? Not Christopher Selby?" "Oh, you remember him?" "I certainly remember him... ...nown his dead father would make all the difference to Lady Underhill. "Christopher Selby!" said Lady Underhill reflectively. "Yes! I have often h... ..." said Lady Underhill satirically. "No doubt your father knew hundreds of Christopher Selbys!" Derek bit his lip. "Well, after all," he said do... .... Up in the gallery there was grim silence. Sir Chester Portwood was an actor-manager who had made his reputation in light comedy of the tea-cup s... ... fallen a victim to that spirit of ambition which intermittently attacks actor-managers of his class, expressing itself in an attempt to prove that... ..., I am beginning to wonder whether it is possible, with the crude type of actor at one's disposal in this country, to give a really adequate perform... ...ich he prided himself, that of Lord Finchley was his pet. And he had been burked, murdered, blotted out, in order to make room for a bally Scotchman...

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Cheryl Burke

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...e Burke, Beverly Hills, California on October 2009 ... ... Born Cheryl Stephanie Burke[1] (1984-05-03) May 3, 1984 San Francisco, Ca... ...bsp;in (1.63 m) Cheryl Stephanie Burke (born May 3, 1984) is a professional dancer. She is best known for be... ...yl returned to the ballroom on March 19, 2007 for Season 4, partnered with actor Ian Ziering. She and Ziering were eliminated in the semi-finals on Ma... ...n February 10, 2008.[4] Cheryl competed on Season 6 and was partnered with actor Cristián de la Fuente. They trained at Palm Beach, Florida's "Paramou... ...ce. She returned to the show's eighth season, in which she was paired with actor Gilles Marini. They were the runners-up for the season, losing to Sha... ...came in 6th place. For the twelfth Season, she was partnered with wrestler Chris Jericho. They were voted off in the sixth week of the competition. In... ... 12 Jericho, Chris ! Chris Jericho 7th ... ... Eliminated Season 12: Celebrity Partner Chris Jericho Average: 22.3 Placed: 7th ...

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The Little Warrior

By: P. G. Wodehouse

... and useful men; sisters of rising young politicians like himself; nieces of Burke's peerage; he could have introduced without embarrassment one of th... ... Where?” “Years ago. In India, when father was at Simla.” “Selby? Selby? Not Christopher Selby?” “Oh, you remember him?” “I certainly remember him! No... ... had known his dead father would make all the difference to Lady Underhill. “Christopher Selby!” said Lady Underhill reflectively. “Yes! I have often ... ...se!” said Lady Underhill satirically. “No doubt your father knew hundreds of Christopher Selbys!” Derek bit his lip. The Little Warrior 3. 17 “Well, ... ...ghing. Up in the gallery there was grim silence. Sir Chester Portwood was an actor−manager who had made his reputation in light comedy of the tea−cup ... ...have fallen a victim to that spirit of ambition which intermittently attacks actor−managers of his class, expressing itself in an attempt to prove tha... ...ely, I am beginning to wonder whether it is possible, with the crude type of actor at one's disposal in this country, to give a really adequate perfor... ... which he prided himself, that of Lord Finchley was his pet. And he had been burked, murdered, blotted out, in order to make room for a bally Scotchma...

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Solomon Burke

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...ff My Mind ", " Down in the Valley " and " Everybody Needs Somebody to Love ". Burke was referred to as "King Solomon", the "King of Rock 'n' Soul",... ...of Rock 'n' Soul", "Bishop of Soul" and the " Muhammad Ali of soul". Due to Burke's minimal chart success in comparison to other soul music greats ... ...er soul music greats such as James Brown, Wilson Pickett and Otis Redding, Burke is often described as the genre's "most unfairly overlooked singe... ...ceived his first guitar from his grandmother, later writing his first song, "Christmas Presents".Ashyia N. Henderson, ed., Contemporary Black Biogra... ...ingles for the label during his two-year tenure, releasing his first single, "Christmas Presents", on Christmas Eve of 1955.Billboard (24 December ... ...s cover of " Maggie's Farm ", which became the b-side of "Tonight's the Night".Chris Hutchins, "London", Billboard (12 June 1965):16. In 1965 Atlantic... ...ween music and drama, he's the master at both. His theatricality. He's a great actor."Jerry Wexler, in Rebecca Leung, , 60 Minutes (December 7, 2003) ... ...nger Solomon Burke. Quann grew up in West Philadelphia playing basketball with actor/rapper Will Smith ." See "Promising Rapper Slain at Club", Phila...

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Life of Oliver Goldsmith

By: Washington Irving

...lds'. Goldsmith accused of jealousy. Negotiations with Garrick. The author and the actor their correspondence 131 CHAPTER XXI. More hack authorship. T... ...d-singers. The poet at Ranleigh 198 CONTENTS. 9 CHAPTER XXXVI. PAGE Invitation to Christmas. The spring-velvet coat. The hay-making wig. The mischanc... ...ms of bystanders, and observing the degree of applause which each received. Edmund Burke was a fellow-student with Goldsmith at the college. Neither t... ... Neither the statesman nor the poet gave promise of their future celebrity, though Burke certainly surpassed his contemporary in industry and applicat... ...es, they are sure to meet one of those friendly monitors ; and aswe are told of an actorwho hung his room round with looking-glass to correct the defe... ... attempted, nor did he ever communicate his discomfiture to any of his friends. On Christmas day, but four days after his rejection by the College of ... ...ingers, did not such make a great part of public care and polite conversation. Our actors assume all that state off the stage which they do on it ; an... ...ting club, called the Robin Hood, which used to meet near Temple Bar, and in which Burke, while yet a Temple student, had first tried his powers. Gold... ...w numbered several names of , OLIVER GOLDSMITH. 89 note, such as Guthrie, Murphy, Christopher Smart, and Bick- erstaff. He had also a numerous class ...

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Delta Burke

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...n American television, stage and film actress, comedian, producer and author. Burke is best known for role as Suzanne Sugarbaker in the CBS comed... ..., Boston Legal and many more. Early life and Miss Florida Delta Ramona Leah Burke was born in Orlando, Florida to a single mother, Jean. Frederic... ...dopted her after marrying her mother; she has never met her biological father. Burke has two younger siblings: a brother, Jonathan; and a sister, Jenn... ...signing Women to do so. Meshach Taylor had received one in 1989 for Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. In 1990, Burke publicly expressed dissatisfac... ...tlets. She argued on Entertainment Tonight that there was a labor dispute, and actors were often forced to work over 15 hours per day, with executives... ...ork over 15 hours per day, with executives even blocking the doors and keeping actors on set. She also said that castmate Dixie Carter, who had once ... ... 1986 Hotel Sherry Episode: Restless Nights 1987 Simon & Simon Christy Keating Episode: Desperately Seeking Dacody 1988 Where th... ...rowspan=2 1991 Saturday Night Live Herself – Host Episode: Delta Burke/Chris Isaak Love and Curses... And All That Jazz Desiree 1992 ...

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Life of Oliver Goldsmith

By: Washington Irving

...lds'! Goldsmith accused of Jealousy Negotiations with Garrick The Author and the Actor Their Correspondence 128 CHAPTER XXI. MoreHack Authorship Tom D... ...d-Singers The Poet at Ranlagh 102 CONTENTS. 9 CHAPTER XXXVI. PAGE Invitation to Christmas The Spring-velvet Coat The Hay-making Wig The Mischances of... ... of bystanders, and observing the degree of applause which each received. Edmund Burke was a fellow-student with Goldsmith at the college. Neither the... ...either the statesman nor the poet gave promise of their future celebrity, though Burke certainly surpassed his contemporary in industry and applicatio... ... they are sure to meet one of those friendly monitors ; and as we are told of an actorwho hung his room round with looking-glass to correct the defect... ...ttempted, nor did he ever communicate his discomfiture to any of his friends. On Christmas day, but four days after his rejection by the College of Su... ...ers, did not such majke a great part of public care and polite conversation. Our actors assume all that state off the stage which they do on it ; and,... ...ng club, called the Robin Hood, which used to meet near Temple Bar, and in which Burke, while yet a Temple student, had first tried his powers. Goldsm... ...Among the latter he now numbered several names of note, such as Guthrie, Murphy, Christopher Smart, and Bick- erstaff. He had also a numerous class of...

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Clem Burke

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...an American musician who is the drummer for the band Blondie. Recruited by Chris Stein and Debbie Harry when they were first forming Blondie, Burke re... ...ited by Chris Stein and Debbie Harry when they were first forming Blondie, Burke remained with the band through its first stage and later returned for... ... its late 1990s reunion and then its extensive 2009 tour. Life and career Burke's early experiences behind the drum kit began in the late 1960s and e... ...ne's premier cover bands, 'Total Environment' and 'Sweet Willie Jam Band'. Burke also gained percussion knowledge from his stint as a drummer in the f... ...es, former Blondie bandmate Nigel Harrison, musician Tony Sales and singer/actor Michael Des Barres. In the late 1980s, he stood in as drummer for Th... ...y Ramone Birthday Bash in May 2007. He is also currently a member of Magic Christian (Dirty Water Records), along with former Flamin' Groovies guitari...

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The Harvard Classics : Volume 24

By: Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926

... SHELF OF BOOKS "THE HARVARD CLASSICS" EDITED BY CHARLES W ELIOT LL D EDMUND BURKE ON TASTE ON THE SUBLIME AND BEAUTIFUL REFLECTIONS ON THE FRENCH REV... ...LECTIONS ON THE REVOLUTION IN FRANCE 151 A LETTER FROM THE RIGHT HON. EDMUND BURKE TO A NOBLE LORD 40I GENERAL INTRODUCTION Edmund Burke was born in ... ...s of Bolingbroke, carried out with great skill. This pamphlet already showed Burke as a de- fender of the established order of things. In the same yea... ...t the most sublime and affecting tragedy we have; appoint the most favourite actors; spare no cost upon the scenes and decorations, unite the greatest... ...e religions have generally nothing else but fear to support them. Before the Chris- tian religion had, as it were, humanized the idea of the Divinity,... ...ary; there with a vast flood, augmented by the Saave and the Drave, it quits Christen- dom, and rolling through the barbarous countries which border o... ...ome pur- pose, new members may have entered among them ; and that some truly Christian politicians, who love to dispense bene- fits, but are careful t... ... led any otherwise than blindly, the followers must be qualified, if not for actors, at least for judges; they must also be judges of natural weight a... ...faith, and justice, are palliated with so much milky good-nature towards the actors, and borne with so much heroic fortitude towards the sufferers. It...

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Frank James Burke

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...ills, Brooklyn, United States) was a Gambino crime family mob associate and the son of mobster Jimmy Burke. ... ...otes Mob relations Burke was the first of three children of Jimmy Bu... ...nd his mother, "Mickey Conway," is portrayed by Julie Garfield. In The Big Heist, he is portrayed by actor Jamie Harris as "Frankie Burke." ... ... is portrayed by Julie Garfield. In The Big Heist, he is portrayed by actor Jamie Harris as "Frankie Burke." Biography ... ...Joseph DiNapoli Christopher Furnari ... ... Tony Rampino Chris Rosenberg ...

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Musical Canada; Volume: 4

By: Parkhurst, Edwin R

... 392, 432 Brahms ' Great Eequiera 300 Branscombe, Gena 160 Bruce, George 230 Burke, Edmund 345 Business Causerie, 36, 71, 100, 128, 156, 183, 232, 279... ...er, C. Percival Garratt. On Wednesday, April 7th, James St. Baptist church, "Christ the Victor." Organist and choir- master, F. H. Howard. On Good Fri... ...leria Rusti- cana, Pegliacci, La Tra^^ata, and Carmen, with fine singers and actors, and are to appear again on Monday. April 19th, in Aida. On Thursd... ...evening, April 18th, Mr. Arthur Dorey, organist and director of the music in Christ Church Cathedral gave his 128th organ recital, and the last of thi... ...ers. In about four months time with weekly rehearsals that lapsed during the Christmas holidays, M. Dubois had trained his players so thoroughly and s... ...ic, he compelled attention and held it. In opera he would be a con- \-incing actor, for the dramatic instinct is strong in him, and he made the Prolog... ...any of his illusions were understood. The late Richard Mansfield, who was an actor seemingly designed by nature to play the role gratified his ambitio... ...ully written and conceived they infer a high ideal of artistic aim. - EDMUND BURKE ABROAD. Mr. Edmund Burke, the well known Montreal singer, won a gre... ... best since Albani, and certainly far ahead of those loud advertisers—Edmund Burke. A graduate of a university he early learned what study meant and h...

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Chris Haywood

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... Born Chris Haywood (1948-07-24) 24 July 1948 Billericay,... ... 1972–present Chris Haywood (born 24 July 1948) is an English Australian-based film and t... ...ood (born 24 July 1948) is an English Australian-based film and television actor/producer. Contents ... ...n-for Essington, Good Thing Going and Janus. Most recently he won the Best Actor award at the Tampa Bay Film Festival in Florida. ... ... References ^ Chris Haywood Interview — Australian Broadcasting Corporation ... ... AACTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role ... ...) Simon Burke / Nick Tate (1976) ...

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Dictionary of Phrase and Fable : E. Cobham Brewer from the New and Enlarged Edition of 1894

By: Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, Ll. D.

...r. Abbot of Misrule or Lord of Misrule. A person who used to superintend the Christmas diversions. In France the “Abbot of Misrule” was called L'abbé ... ...Fable Dictionary of Phrase and Fable 6 (3 syl.) Abelians, or Abelonians. A Christian sect of the fourth century, chiefly found in Hippo (N. Africa).... ...l—known Scripture heroine (l Sam. xxv 3). Abigail was a popular middle class Christian name in Dictionary of Phrase and Fable Dictionary of Phrase and... ...Mrs. Coleman (1656), who played Ianthe in the Siege of Rhodes. The last male actor that took the part of a woman on the English stage, in serious dram... ...rail. Alter ego My double or counterpart. In The Corsican Brothers, the same actor performs the two brothers, the one being the alter ego of the other... ...iz in theatrical slang, means “business.” Good biz means full houses; but an actor's “biz” is quite another thing, meaning by—play. Thus, Hamlet trifl... ... there would be no motive why it should go to one rather than to the other.” Burke To murder by placing something over the mouth of the person attacke... ...the mouth of the person attacked to prevent his giving alarm. So called from Burke, an Irishman, who used to suffocate his victims and murder them for... ...ng the dead bodies to surgeons for dissection. Hanged at Edinburgh, 1829. To burke a question. To strangle it in its birth. The publication was burke...

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Chris Sarandon

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... Occupation Actor, voice actor Years&nbs... ... Joanna Gleason (1994–present) Christopher "Chris" Sarandon, Jr., pronounced sa-RAN-dan (born July 24, 194... ..." Sarandon, Jr., pronounced sa-RAN-dan (born July 24, 1942) is an American actor who is best known for playing Prince Humperdinck in the film The Prin... ...providing the speaking voice of Jack Skellington from The Nightmare Before Christmas. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor ... ...efore Christmas. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as Leon in Dog Day Afternoon. ... ...kley, West Virginia, the son of restaurateurs Cliffie (née Cardullias) and Christopher "Chris" Sarandon, Sr.[1][2] His mother is of Greek descent, and... ...don would later find work on television again with a recurring role as Dr. Burke on NBC's long-running medical drama ER. In 1991 h... ...–2002 ER Dr. Burke Episodes: "The Greatest of Gifts" ...

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Musical Canada; Volume: 5

By: Parkhurst, Edwin R

...New Opera ". 155 Mathe, Paul 46 Melba : . 153 Memoriam, In 319 Mendelssohn, A. Christian 73 Mendelssohn Choir Concerts 263 Mero, Yolanda 150 Miller, E... ...t violin with Mr. Eobertson 's reach instead of the "prop" instrument, and the actor, failing to note the difference, smashed it into kindling T. HARL... ...for the piano. This was ably performed by Mr. Lynnwood Farnam, the organist of Christ Church Cathedral, the pianoforte part being taken by Mr. O'Neill... ...ilton, I am told. On Sunday evening, April 17th, Mr. Arthur Dorey, organist of Christ Church Cathedral, gave his 142nd organ recital and the last of t... ...so paid us a return visit. His singing thrilled me to the bone. Wiillner is an actor-singer. His face is so very expressive and when he sang "The Evel... ...eading man, Mr. Basil Morgan, who easily earned the special prize for the best actor in the series. The London Dramatic Club's production of "Jack Str... ...omerset Maugham's comedy, "Mrs. Dot." The personality of the star, Miss Billie Burke, was delicious and though her acting was deficient in finesse, sh... ...he veteran English comedian, was an unfailing source of enjoyment. Miss Billie Burke, in addition to a personal loveli- ness and cherry coloured stock... ... notable success has been scored by the well known Canadian singer, Mr. Edmund Burke, who hails, we understand, from Toronto. He comes to Covent Garde...

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Chris Benoit

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...ed technical wrestlers in history.. World Wrestling Entertainment . 6-25-07. Chris Benoit murdered his wife and son on June 22, 2007 and subsequen... ...une 22, 2007 and subsequently hanged himself on June 24, 2007. Michael Benoit, Chris's father, though not a wrestling fan, nonetheless encouraged his ... ... snap suplex ; the homage was complete with his initial billing as "Dynamite" Chris Benoit. According to Benoit, in his first match, he attempted the... ...Benoit won his ECW debut match teaming up with CM Punk and defeating Elijah Burke and Marcus Cor Von by disqualification. On June 19, Benoit wre... ...on by disqualification. On June 19, Benoit wrestled his last match, defeating Burke in a match to determine who would compete for the vacated ECW Wo... ...havioral problems. Crossface biopic It was announced on July 11, 2013 that actor Liev Schreiber would play Benoit in Crossface, a biopic which...

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Musical Canada; Volume: 2

By: Parkhurst, Edwin R

..., the solo and echo organs are at a great distance from the main organ. In Christ Church, Mont- real, where the old Hill organ is, there is a beautifu... ...aken by Joseph Sheehan and Francis McClellan, both ex- cellent singers and actors. But really one took little interest in the character. Pinkerton is ... ...N AND CONTEST. Il will doubtless interest our readers to know that, at the Christchurch (New Zealand) Exhibition held in 1906-7, Messrs. Boosey & Co.,... ...i iiiiiiiiiiii iiiiiiii iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimi: Christchurch International Exhibition, | NEW ZEALAND, 1907. I i BOOSE.Y & C... ...sic that we should not lose sight of, that it comes near to the art of the actor, which of all arts is the most personal. However bril- liant the acto... ...ved in the theatre. A large number of competent and even brilliant English actors have visited America, and Canada has seen the best of them, the most... ... Toronto. 'Phone Park 1566. A limited number of pupils accepted. MRS. RYAN-BURKE Teacher of Singins^, Interpretation and Style. Conservatory of Music.... ...Art of Piano-Piaying, Etc. Private Studio—NORDHEIMKR'S, TORONTO. MRS. RYAN-BURKE Teacher of Singine^, Interpretation and Style. Conservatory of Music.... ... Art of Piano-Playing, Etc. Private Studio—NORDHEIMKRS, TORONTO. MRS. RYAN-BURKE Teacher of Singling, Interpretation and Style. Conservatory of Music....

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Chris O'Dowd

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... Born Christopher O'Dowd (1979-10-09) 9 October 1979 Boyl... ... Occupation Actor, comedian, film director ... ... Dawn Porter (m. 2012) Christopher "Chris" O'Dowd (born 9 October 1979)[1][2] is an Irish actor an... ... Christopher "Chris" O'Dowd (born 9 October 1979)[1][2] is an Irish actor and comedian best known for his role as Roy Trenneman in the Channel ... ... writing and directing a short film loosely based on his own childhood and Christmas in his family home from 1984 to 1988. In April 2011, he starred i... ...r.[21] For this, he was nominated for a Drama Desk and Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play. He starred as a Catholic school teacher in the 2014 film S... ...) Simon Burke / Nick Tate (1976) ...

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Autobiographic Sketches Selections, Grave and Gay

By: Thomas de Quincey

...e in European diffusion and currency, 1 viz., the treatise “De Imitatione Christi,” has yet in any generation been re- ally published. Where is the p... ...abroad of that real question which lies below. Essenism means simply this— Christianity before Christ, and consequently without Christ. If, therefore,... ...nism could make good its pretensions, there at one blow would be an end of Christianity, which in that case is not only superseded as an idle repetiti... ... it being impossible to challenge any one in particular as the ringleader. Burke’s phrase of “the swinish multitude,” applied to mobs, was then in eve... ...pon each a ridicule not to be effaced. It is in any case impossible for an actor to say words of farewell to those for whom he really designs his fare... ... to the whole too much of a ceremonial and official character, and to each actor in the scene gave too much of the air be- 174 Thomas de Quincey long... ...e knights were to be attended by adults; and thus, from being partakers as actors, 196 Thomas de Quincey my friend and I became simple spectators of ... ...- cupied the very appartments on the North Parade just quit- ted by Edmund Burke, then in a decaying condition, though he did not die (I believe) till... ...ying condition, though he did not die (I believe) till 1797. That state of Burkes’s health, connected with the expectation of finding him still there,...

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Mark Little (Australian actor)

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... Mark Little (born 20 October 1959), is an Australian actor, television presenter and comedian, born in Brisbane, Queenslan... ...rgh Fringe and toured them nationally throughout the UK. In 1994 he replaced Chris Evans as the presenter of The Big Breakfast . He has also narra... ... THE ART OF FUN in 2008. Awards1985 Australian Television Society Award, Best Actor for 'The Flying Doctors'1997 Paramount Comedy Award, Edinburgh Fr... ...r's The Art of Fun Australian Film Institute: Nominations for Best Supporting Actor: 1985 "An Indecent Obsession" (Ben Maynard) and 1987 "Short Chang... ...il Starstruck (1982), Carl Waterfront (1984) (mini) TV Series, Allan Wills & Burke (1985), John King An Indecent Obsession (1985), Benedict Maynar...

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Life of Johnson

By: James Boswell

... Boswell, David Garrick, Oliver Goldsmith, Sir Joshua Reynolds, and Edmund Burke. Johnson’s genius left no fit testimony of itself from his own hand. ... ...dshire, on the 18th of September, N. S., 1709; and his initiation into the Christian Church was not delayed; for his baptism is re- corded, in the reg... .... Jorden asked me why I had not attended. I answered I had been sliding in Christ-Church meadow. And this I said with as much noncha- lance as I am no... ...as asked by Mr. Jorden, to translate Pope’s Messiah into Latin verse, as a Christ- mas exercise. He performed it with uncommon rapidity, and in so mas... ...te of Johnson’s triumph- ing over his pupil David Garrick. When that great actor had played some little time at 61 Boswell’s Life of Johnson Goodman’... ... nine years of Horace, should be revised and altered at the pleasure of an actor. Yet Garrick knew well, that without some alterations it would not be... ... principles, to make your read- ers suffer so much.’ Mr. Thomas Davies the actor, who then kept a bookseller’s shop in Russel-street, Covent-gar- den,... ...- gular character. He was a native of Ireland, and a contemporary with Mr. Burke at Trinity Col- lege, Dublin, but did not then give much prom- ise of... ...nd the original members were, Sir Joshua Reynolds, Dr. Johnson, Mr. Edmund Burke, Dr. Nugent, Mr. Beauclerk, Mr. Langton, Dr. Goldsmith, Mr. Chamier, ...

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Ben Johnson (actor)

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...(June 13, 1918 – April 8, 1996) was an American Academy Award -winning film actor mainly cast in Westerns in the 1940s and 1950s. He was also a w... ...is death from a heart attack at the age of 77. On April 8, 1996, the veteran actor collapsed while visiting his 96 year-old mother Ollie, at Leisure... ...e from 2nd husband Fredie Fay Rider -d.1970), died a few years after her famed actor son, on October 16, 2000. Ollie Rider was 101. For his contribut... ...ownsman Uncredited 1944 Nevada Saloon Patron Uncredited 1945 Corpus Christi Bandits 2nd Stage Driver Uncredited 1945 The Naughty Nin... ...Fort Defiance Ben Shelby 1952 Wild Stallion Dan Light 1953 Shane Chris Calloway 1955 Oklahoma! Wrangler Uncredited 1956 Rebe... ...62 Have Gun – Will Travel Various Seasons 4—6; 3 episodes 1962 Stoney Burke Rex Donally Point of Honor (Season 1, Episode 4) 1964 Perr...

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Modern English Literature; A Selection of the Best Known Works Circulated, With Which Is Embodied a Guide to Popular Works of Fiction

By: Boots Book Lovers' Library

...a. Economic Foundations of Society Acland, Henry, A Memoir. By J. B. Atlay Actor's Life, An. By James R. Anderson Actors, Our Old. By H. B. Baker Adam... ...y Ward Andamans and Nicobars, In the. By C. B. Kloss Anderson, James R. An Actor's Life Sir Robert. Bible and Modern Criticism, The Gospel and its Min... ... Bicknell Ants, Bees and Wasps. By Sir John Lubbock Apostolic Teaching and Christ's Teaching. By Professor H. Drummond Archer, T. A. and Kingsford, C.... ...an Atkins, John BlacU. The Relief of Ladysmith Atkinson, The Rev. A. G. B. Christian Conference Essays W. W. Thought-Force in Business and Daily Life ... ...aillie, Major F. D. Mafekiiii* : A Diary of the Siege Baker, H. B. Our Old Actors Sir Samuel \V. Isma'ilia : Central Africa Journey to the Albert Nyan... ...egbie, Harold. The Handy Man, and other Verses Bell, Mrs. A. The Saints in Christian Art — Mrs. Hugh. The Minor Moralist Belloc, Hilaire. Danton : A S... ... H. Submarine Navig'n, Past and Present 2 v. 14 JS^^ ^ook^lovens Qihnany. Burke, Sir Bernard. Family Romance Burleigh, Bennet. The Natal Campaign Two... ...le Howard E. S. Holt Nicholas Mosley, Loyalist James Grant Jack Hinton Tom Burke Tony Butler Frank E. Smedley 296 k/jooksfovens Librarif. Sore Tempta... ...ctual story of the eighteenth century, introducing Goldsmith, Dr. Johnson, Burke, and Garrick. Millionaires, The Nell Gwyn, Comedian Court life in Res...

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Michael Wilding (actor)

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...g (23 July 1912 – 8 July 1979) was an English stage, television and film actor. Early life Born in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, England, Wilding was ... ... in 1976). He and Taylor had two sons, Michael Howard Wilding (born 1953) and Christopher Edward Wilding (born 1955). In 1957, he had a short-lived r... ... 1962 A Girl Named Tamiko Nigel Costairs 1961 The Best of Enemies Burke The Naked Edge Morris Brooke 1960 The World of Suzie... ... Girl from U.N.C.L.E. Franz Joseph Episode: The Lethal Eagle Affair 1963 Burke's Law Dr. Alex Steiner Episode: Who Killed Sweet Betsy? The... ...: A Night of Horns and Bells 1958, 1959 Playhouse 90 Sir John Alexander Chris Hughes Episode: Verdict of Three Episode: Dark as the Night 1... ...ector's Playhouse David Scott Episode: The Carroll Formula List of British actors and actresses List of people educated at Christ's Hospital Lis... ...roll Formula List of British actors and actresses List of people educated at Christ's Hospital List of people from Chichester List of people with ...

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The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson Vailima Edition

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

... before the great deliverer. We " inthevastcathedralleavehim : God accept him, Christ receive himl' ' IV If we go now and look on these innumerable ep... ...ho prospered in the valley of humiliation; of whom Bunyan wrote that, " Though Christian had the hard hap to meet in the valley with Apollyon, yet I m... ...ely bettered by another hand, came on the stage itselfand was played by bodily actors ; the other, originally known as Semiramis: a Trag- edy, I have ... ...y stately stem. In boyhood, as he told me once, speaking in that tonethat only actors andthe old-fashioned com- mon folk can use nowadays, his heart g... ...he perhaps valued highest in his work were his contributions to the defence of Chris- tianity ; one of which, in particular, was praised by Hutchinson... ... his memory, for he would repeat Shakespeare and Webster and Jeremy Taylor and Burke by the page together; but the parchment was filled up, there was ... ... admirer of Junius, but on maturer knowledge had transferred his admiration to Burke. He cautioned me, with entire gravity, to be punc- tilious in wri... ... ofhuman destiny, but the emphasis and the sup- pressions with which the human actor tells of them. The real art that dealt with life directly was tha...

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Colin Ferguson (actor)

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...Colin Ferguson (born July 22, 1972) is a Canadian film, and television, actor, director, and producer, who is probably best known for playing Sheri... ...nd 6:48) Season 5, Episode 8: Kitsunegari 1998 More Tales of the City Burke Christopher Andrew Season 1, All 6 Episodes 1999 Cover Me Andrew... ...8) Season 5, Episode 8: Kitsunegari 1998 More Tales of the City Burke Christopher Andrew Season 1, All 6 Episodes 1999 Cover Me Andrew Chase... ...s 5-6, 2 Episodes 2007 Dominic Whitford Season 5, Episode 18: 2007 Christmas in Paradise Dan Casey TV movie 2008 Eureka: Happenings Aroun... ...ide 2012 Howard Canin Episode: Breakthrough 2013 Happily Divorced Chris Episode: Peter's Boyfriend 2013 Haven William Season 4 Dire...

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Little Friend Coyote George Bird Grinnell

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

... the great deliverer. We " in the vast cathedral leave him : God accept him, Christ receive him ! " OLD MORTALITY 53 IV IF we go now and look on thes... ... prospered in the valley of humiliation; of whom Bunyan wrote that, " Though Christian had the hard hap to meet in the valley with 54 MEMORIES AND PO... ... bettered by another hand, came on the stage itself and was played by bodily actors; the other, originally known as Semiramis: a Tragedy, I have obser... ...tately stem. In boyhood, as he told me once, speaking in that tone that only actors and the old-fashioned common folk can use nowadays, his heart grew... ... perhaps valued highest in his work were his contributions to the defence of Christianity; one of which, in particular, was praised by Hutchinson Stir... ...is memory, for he would repeat Shakespeare and Webster and Jeremy Taylor and Burke by the page together; but the parchment was filled up, there was no... ...irer of Junius, but on maturer knowledge had transferred his admi- ration to Burke. He cautioned me, with entire gravity, to be punctilious in writing... ... human destiny, but the emphasis and the suppres- sions with which the human actor tells of them. The real art that dealt with life directly was that ...

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Christopher Walken

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... Ronald Walken (born March 31, 1943), known professionally as Christopher Walken, is an American actor, screenwriter, and director... ...March 31, 1943), known professionally as Christopher Walken, is an American actor, screenwriter, and director who has appeared in more than 100 fil... ...s during his career, including winning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1978. Walken's films have grossed more than $1.8 billion in ... ...le in a play about Elvis Presley titled Him, in 1995. Early life Named for actor Ronald Colman, Walken was born Ronald Walken in Astoria, Queens... ...d actors on television in the 1950s.http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/2012/dec/02/christopher-walken-interview As a teenager, he worked as a lion tamer i... ...ichael Bauer on the soap opera The Guiding Light . In 1963, he appeared as "Chris" in an episode of Naked City starring Paul Burke . In 1966, Wa... .... In 1963, he appeared as "Chris" in an episode of Naked City starring Paul Burke . In 1966, Walken played the role of King Philip of France in the...

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The musical guide; containing a pronouncing and defining dictionary of terms, instruments, etc., including a key to the pronounciation of sixteen languages; many charts; an explanation of the construction of music for the uninitiated; a pronouncing biogra

By: Hughes, Rupert, 1872-1956

...Sp. Cesar (sa-z^r), F. Cesare (cha-za -re), 7. (Chas.) Charles (sharl), F. Chrisostomus (kre-sos'-t5-moos), G. (Chr.) Christian (krest'-l-an), G. (Chp... ...isostomus (kre-sos'-t5-moos), G. (Chr.) Christian (krest'-l-an), G. (Chp.) Christoph (kres'-toph), G. Cinthie (san-te), F. Claude (kldd), F. Clement (... ...hurch-modes was probably due to him ; he has been called ' ' The Father of Christian Hymnology," though his authorship of the so-called Ambrosian Hymn... ...a (nee Romanzini), 1769 1838 ; pop. Italian singer in England ; married an actor, Bland, and had two sons. (2) Chas., tenor. (3) James, 1798 186 1, ba... ...t amount of church- music. Blum (bloom), K. L., Berlin, 1786 July 2, 1844; actor, singer, poet, or- ganist, 'cellist, cond., and composer; chamber-mus... ...organ preludes and suites. (2) Elizabeth Riga, 1756 1797 ; soprano, m. the actor B. (3) Theo- bald, Munich, April 9, 1794 Nov. 15, 1881 ; inv. the "Bo... ... small roles at Bayreuth from 1894, "Siegfried" (1897); "Siegmund" (1899). Burke, Jos., Ireland, 1818 New York, Jan. 19, 1902 ; came to Amer- ica at 1...

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George Kennedy

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... George Harris Kennedy, Jr. (born February 18, 1925) is an American actor who has appeared in more than two hundred film and television... ... Lawrence" of the ABC western series The Legend of Jesse James, starring Christopher Jones in the title role. He also appeared on The Match G... ...reer-changing performance as Kennedy won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Cool Hand Luke ( 1967 ). He played "Dragline", a chain-gan... ...the disaster film Earthquake . He was part of an all-star cast in the Agatha Christie mystery Death on the Nile in 1978, joining the likes of Da... ... Sheriff Coombs Cool Hand Luke Dragline Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Laurel Award for Male Supporting PerformanceNominated - Golden... ...pan=41968 The Pink Jungle Sammy Ryderbeit The Legend of Lylah Clare Matt Burke uncredited The Boston Strangler Phil DiNatale Bandolero! S... ...ys Big John McKay Gaily, Gaily Johanson Guns of the Magnificent Seven Chris rowspan=41970 ...tick...tick...tick... John Little Airport...

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The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson Vailima Edition

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

... be final. We said good-bye to Ori with heavy hearts and trimmed our sails one Christmas day for Hawaii. As the breeze caught us and we moved out from... ...d by the reader and the other characters with gladness? This trenched upon the Chris- tian picture and was dismissed. If the idea, 16 "THE MASTER OF ... ... lightness; and I believe this first suggested to me the idea of the Chevalier Burke for a narrator. It was at first intended that he should be Scotti... ...RINGS 25 THE MASTER'S WANDERINGS: .... 65 From the Memoirs of the Chevalier de Burke PERSECUTIONS ENDURED BY MR. HENRY . Ill ACCOUNT OF ALL THAT PASSE... ...MARY OF EVENTS DURING THE MAS- TER'S SECOND ABSENCE 191 ADVENTURE OF CHEVALIER BURKE IN INDIA: 220 Extracted from his Memoirs THE ENEMY IN THE HOUSE 2... ... said that. Ask John Paul hewasbraw- ly ashamed o' that game, him that's sic a Christian man! Grand doin's for the Master o' Ball'ntrae!" I asked him ... ...d I had died upon the scaffold like a gentleman!" This he said ranting like an actor; and then sat biting his fingers and staring on the ground, a mos... ...well even as a song; but he did better yet as a performer. I have heard famous actors, when there was not a dry eye in the Edin- burgh theatre ; a gre... ...n he showed his face again (which was now quite white, for he was a consummate actor) and stared upon the baron. 'What ails you?' cries the baron. 'Wh...

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List of film director and actor collaborations

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...Film directors frequently choose to work with the same actor or actress across several projects and vice versa. Such collaboration... ... Noah Baumbach / Chris Eigeman Kicking and Screaming (19... ... A Woman of Affairs (1928) Anna Christie (1930, English language version) ... ...2) Tim Burton / Christopher Lee Sleepy Hollow (1999) ... ... Hal Hartley / Robert John Burke The Unbelievable Truth (1989) ...

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The music of nature, or, An attempt to prove that what is passionate and pleasing in the art of singing, speaking, and performing upon musical instruments, is derived from the sounds of the animated World

By: Gardiner, William, 1770-1853

...nounce very nearly as their ancestors did, as early as the commencement of the Christian era. Again : it is well known that scholars, second to none i... ...- pathy what we refuse to description. There is a moving tone of voice, as Mr. Burke observes, an impassioned countenance, and agitated gesture, which... ..., or middle voice. Mr. Denman's is rich and sombre, but.rather too IOW T . Mr. Burke's was, on the contrary, too high, a sort of lofty cry, soaring to... ...e of very limited powers, and of a level tone, which, without his talent as an actor, would have interested little. That hollow- ness, so peculiar to ... ...iss O'Neil, if possible, were more beautiful than herself* Macready, though an actor of great eminence, possesses but few of these excellencies. His v... ...this odd union of voice, face, and figure, that render him so unlike any other actor, so truly comic, with a humor so unique, that no one has yet dare... ... 62 ORATORY. 63 has only to depict them by appropriate voice and gesture. Mr. Burke's oratory was of a contrary kind; nothing could exceed the flow o... ...ng scenes of our youth. So have I stood at eve on Isis bank, To hear the merry Christchurch bells rejoice ; So have I sat, too, in thy honor'd shades ... ...l puzzles whether Gabriel and John implied one person, or more than one. * The Christian baptism and nomination of bells is an old practice. 205 268 ...

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AACTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role

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...The AACTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role is an award in the annual AACTA Awards, presented... ...day Too Far Away ) Martin Vaughn – ( Billy and Percy ) 1976 : Simon Burke and Nick Tate – ( The Devil's Playground ) 1977 : John Meillo... ...n of Flowers ) 1984 : John Hargreaves – ( My First Wife ) 1985 : Chris Haywood – ( A Street to Die ) 1986 : Colin Friels – ( Malcolm... ...( Animal Kingdom ) 2011 : Daniel Henshall – ( Snowtown ) 2012 : Chris O'Dowd - ( The Sapphires ) Afi.org.au — AFI Award Winners AACTA...

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