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Subject: THEATRE ROYAL, LONDON
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EPILOGUE SPOKEN AT THE OPENING OF THE NEW HOUSE, 1674, by JOHN DRYDEN    Poem Source             Poet's Biography
First Line: Though what our prologue said was sadly true
Last Line: A troop of frisking monsieurs to succeed. %(you know the french sure cards at time of need)
Subject(s): Theater And Theaters; Theatre Royal, London


PROLOGUE SPOKEN AT THE OPENING OF THE NEW HOUSE, 1674, by JOHN DRYDEN    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: A plain-built house, after so long a stay
Last Line: Machines and tempests will destroy the new.
Subject(s): Fame; Honor; Plays & Playwrights ; Theater & Theaters; Theatre Royal, London; Reputation; Dramatists; Stage Life


PROLOGUE, SPOKEN BY MR. GARRICK AT ... THEATRE ROYALE, 1747, by SAMUEL JOHNSON (1709-1784)    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: When learning's triumph o'er her barbarous foes
Last Line: And truth diffuse her radiance from the stage.
Alternate Author Name(s): Johnson, Dr.
Subject(s): Dramatists; Jonson, Ben (1572-1637); Plays & Playwrights ; Poetry & Poets; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Theatre Royal, London; Dramatists