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Search phrase: actor

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW II.iii.23A showing of a heavenly effect in an earthly actor.A shewing of a heauenly effect in an earthly Actor.
Antony and CleopatraAC II.v.9The actor may plead pardon. I'll none now.The Actor may pleade pardon. Ile none now,
As You Like ItAYL III.iv.54I'll prove a busy actor in their play.Ile proue a busie actor in their play.
CoriolanusCor V.iii.40.2 Like a dull actor nowLike a dull Actor now,
HamletHam II.ii.390was an actor in Rome – an Actor in Rome---
HamletHam II.ii.394Then came each actor on his ass – Then can each Actor on his Asse---
HamletHam III.ii.110good actor.good Actor.
King Edward IIIE3 II.i.430To be an actor in his graceless lust.To be an actor in his gracelesse lust,
Measure for MeasureMM II.ii.37Condemn the fault, and not the actor of it?Condemne the fault, and not the actor of it,
Measure for MeasureMM II.ii.41.1And let go by the actor.And let goe by the Actor:
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND III.i.73An actor too, perhaps, if I see cause.An Actor too perhaps, if I see cause.
Richard IIR2 V.ii.24After a well-graced actor leaves the stage,After a well grac'd Actor leaues the Stage,

Poems

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Rape of LucreceLuc.a31 revealed the actor and whole manner of his dealing, and withal reuealed the Actor, and whole maner of his dealing, and withall
SonnetsSonn.23.1 As an unperfect actor on the stage, AS an vnperfect actor on the stage,

Glossary

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actordoer, performer
comedianactor, stage player
mimicburlesque actor, performer, thespian
mummeractor in a dumb-show
muteactor with no words to say, silent spectator
Roscius[pron: 'rosius] most famous actor of ancient Rome, 2nd-c BC
tragedianactor, strolling player [not only of tragedy]

Thesaurus

 8 result(s).
actorcomedian
actortragedian
actorRoscius
actor in a dumb-showmummer
actor with no words to saymute
actor, burlesquemimic
burlesque actormimic
dumb-show actormummer

Themes and Topics

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Exclamations...on the context as interpreted by the actor sometimes permitting a wide range of po...
Politeness...xpressions depends partly on context and actor interpretation for example most uses o...
Historical figures... roscius ham ii ii 389 most famous actor of ancient rome 2nd-c bc semir...
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