Marie Dainton

Marie Dainton

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Marie Dainton (8 June 1881 - 1st February 1938) was an actress of the Victorian and Edwardian eras who appeared regularly in both music halls and in the legitimate theatre. Dainton was born in Russia in 1881, although several other dates from 1877 have been suggested. Her father was Robert E. Sharlach and her mother was the English actress and singer Jenny Dawson (d.1936). Dainton made her stage debut on 24 March 1894 at York Theatre Royal in Little Red Riding Hood. In this show she gave imitations of well-known theatrical personalities, and this gift for mimicry became her trademark. Dainton became a versatile performer in various theatrical genres, including musical comedy, pantomime and revue.show more

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  • Paperback | 148 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 227g
  • Aud Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135668145
  • 9786135668148