R | | Drama
A female theatre dresser creates a stir and sparks a revolution in seventeenth century London theatre by playing Desdemona in Othello. But what will become of the male actor she once worked for and eventually replaced?
22 October 2004 | Ralph Michael Stein (email@example.com)
10 | Dazzlingly Entertaining, A Tour De Force
Before the Great Fire and the Great Plague of the mid-seventeenth century, London slowly, joyously awoke to the end of ...
The full title of the stage play behind this movie is Compleat Female Stage Beauty, which was reportedly the advertising poster slogan for Kynaston's female impersonations.
A man isn't how he walks or how he speaks. It's what he does.
"Sex" is used by characters as shorthand for sexual intercourse, a meaning the word didn't have until the 20th century.
£128,035 (UK) (3 September 2004)
$776,691 (USA) (26 November 2004)
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