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Michel Masson

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Auguste-Michel-Benoît Gaudichot pseudonym: Michel Masson (31 July 1800 – 12 thermidor an VIII- – 23 April 1883) was a French playwright, journalist and novelist of the 19th century. [1]

49 relations: Achille d'Artois, Adolphe Adam, Ambroise Tardieu, Ambroise Thomas, August von Kotzebue, Auguste Anicet-Bourgeois, Auguste Lefranc, Auguste Luchet, Comédie en vaudevilles, Dumanoir, Edgar Allan Poe, Edmond Rochefort, Edmond-Denis De Manne, Eugène Scribe, Eugène Sue, Féerie, Ferdinand de Villeneuve, Frédéric Thomas (playwright), Jean de La Fontaine, Joseph Patrat, Joseph-Marie Quérard, Léon Gozlan, Le Figaro, Louis Gustave Vapereau, Mathieu Barthélemy Thouin, Mélesville, Melodrama, Mercure de France, Mise-en-scène, Multatuli, Opéra comique, Paris, Paul Philippoteaux, Pierre Larousse, Play (theatre), Playwright, Prologue, Raymond Brucker, Saint-Yves (1808–1871), Tableau vivant, Théâtre de la Porte Saint-Martin, Théâtre des Nouveautés, Théâtre des Variétés, Théâtre du Gymnase Marie Bell, Théâtre du Palais-Royal, Théâtre du Vaudeville, Vaudeville (song), X. B. Saintine, 3rd arrondissement of Paris.

Achille d'Artois

Louis Charles Achille d'Artois de Bournonville (17 March 1791 - 2 December 1868) was a French writer, libretist and dramatist.

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Adolphe Adam

Adolphe Charles Adam (24 July 1803 – 3 May 1856) was a French composer and music critic.

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Ambroise Tardieu

Ambroise Tardieu (2 March 1788 in Paris – 17 January 1841 in Paris) was an eminent French cartographer and engraver, and is celebrated for his version of John Arrowsmith's 1806 map of the United States.

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Ambroise Thomas

Charles Louis Ambroise Thomas (5 August 1811 – 12 February 1896) was a French composer, best known for his operas Mignon (1866) and Hamlet (1868, after Shakespeare) and as Director of the Conservatoire de Paris from 1871 until his death.

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August von Kotzebue

August Friedrich Ferdinand von Kotzebue (–) was a German dramatist and writer who also worked as a consul in Russia and Germany.

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Auguste Anicet-Bourgeois

Auguste Anicet, later Auguste Anicet-Bourgeois (25 December 1806 – 12 January 1871) was a French dramatist.

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Auguste Lefranc

Pierre-Charles-Joseph-Auguste Lefranc (2 February 1814 – 15 December 1878) was a 19th-century French playwright and journalist.

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Auguste Luchet

Auguste Luchet (22 April 1806 – 9 March 1872) was a 19th-century French playwright, journalist, novelist and writer.

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Comédie en vaudevilles

The comédie en vaudevilles was a theatrical entertainment which began in Paris towards the end of the 17th century, in which comedy was enlivened through lyrics using the melody of popular vaudeville songs.

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Philippe François Pinel, known as Dumanoir (31 July 1806 – 16 November 1865) was a French playwright and librettist.

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Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe (born Edgar Poe; January 19, 1809 – October 7, 1849) was an American writer, editor, and literary critic.

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Edmond Rochefort

Edmond Rochefort, full name Claude-Louis-Marie de Rochefort-Luçay (Évaux-les-Bains, 1790 – Paris, April 1871), was a French writer, dramatist, vaudevillist and songs writer.

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Edmond-Denis De Manne

Jean Louis Edmond Saint-Edme De Manne, known under the name Edmond-Denis De Manne, (18 August 1801 in Paris – 6 May 1877 in Paris) was a 19th-century French playwright and journalist.

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Eugène Scribe

Augustin Eugène Scribe (24 December 179120 February 1861) was a French dramatist and librettist.

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Eugène Sue

Marie-Joseph "Eugène" Sue (26 January 1804 – 3 August 1857) was a French novelist.

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Féerie, sometimes translated as "fairy play", was a French theatrical genre known for fantasy plots and spectacular visuals, including lavish scenery and mechanically worked stage effects.

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Ferdinand de Villeneuve

Ferdinand de Villeneuve (5 June 1801 – 27 September 1858) was a 19th-century French playwright.

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Frédéric Thomas (playwright)

Frédéric Thomas (5 January 1814 in Castres (Tarn) – 27 January 1884 in Paris) was a 19th-century French politician and playwright.

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Jean de La Fontaine

Jean de La Fontaine (8 July 162113 April 1695) was a French fabulist and one of the most widely read French poets of the 17th century.

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Joseph Patrat

Joseph Patrat or Patras (7 May 1733, Arles - 4 June 1801, Paris) was a French actor and plawright.

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Joseph-Marie Quérard

Joseph Marie Quérard (25 December 1797 – 3 December 1865) was a French bibliographer.

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Léon Gozlan

Léon Gozlan (11 September 1803 – 14 September 1866) was a 19th-century French novelist and playwright.

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Le Figaro

Le Figaro is a French daily morning newspaper founded in 1826 and published in Paris.

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Louis Gustave Vapereau

Louis Gustave Vapereau (4 April 1819 – 18 April 1906) was a French writer and lexicographer famous primarily for his dictionaries, the Dictionnaire universel des contemporains and the Dictionnaire universel des littérateurs.

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Mathieu Barthélemy Thouin

Mathieu Barthélemy Thouin (born 1804 in Paris) was a 19th-century French playwright.

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Baron Anne-Honoré-Joseph Duveyrier, surnamed Mélesville (13 December 1787 in Paris - 7 November 1865 in Marly-le-Roi), pen-name Mélesville, was a French dramatist.

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A melodrama is a dramatic work in which the plot, which is typically sensational and designed to appeal strongly to the emotions, takes precedence over detailed characterization.

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Mercure de France

The Mercure de France was originally a French gazette and literary magazine first published in the 17th century, but after several incarnations has evolved as a publisher, and is now part of the Éditions Gallimard publishing group.

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Mise-en-scène ("placing on stage") is an expression used to describe the design aspect of a theatre or film production, which essentially means "visual theme" or "telling a story"—both in visually artful ways through storyboarding, cinematography and stage design, and in poetically artful ways through direction.

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Eduard Douwes Dekker (2 March 1820 – 19 February 1887), better known by his pen name Multatuli (from Latin multa tulī, "I have suffered much"), was a Dutch writer famous for his satirical novel Max Havelaar (1860), which denounced the abuses of colonialism in the Dutch East Indies (today's Indonesia).

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Opéra comique

Opéra comique (plural: opéras comiques) is a genre of French opera that contains spoken dialogue and arias.

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Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of and a population of 2,206,488.

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Paul Philippoteaux

Paul Dominique Philippoteaux (27 January 1846 – 28 June 1923) was a French artist.

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Pierre Larousse

Pierre Athanase Larousse (October 23, 1817January 3, 1875) was a French grammarian, lexicographer and encyclopaedist.

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Play (theatre)

A play is a form of literature written by a playwright, usually consisting of dialogue between characters, intended for theatrical performance rather than just reading.

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A playwright or dramatist (rarely dramaturge) is a person who writes plays.

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A prologue or prolog (from Greek πρόλογος prologos, from πρό pro, "before" and λόγος logos, "word") is an opening to a story that establishes the context and gives background details, often some earlier story that ties into the main one, and other miscellaneous information.

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Raymond Brucker

Raymond Brucker, full name Raymond Philippe Auguste Brucker (5 May 1800, Paris – 28 February 1875, Paris), was a 19th-century French writer.

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Saint-Yves (1808–1871)

Saint-Yves (9 November 1808 – 23 July 1871) was the pen name of Édouard Déaddé, a 19th-century French playwright.

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Tableau vivant

A tableau vivant (often shortened to tableau, plural: tableaux vivants), French for 'living picture', is a static scene containing one or more actors or models.

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Théâtre de la Porte Saint-Martin

The Théâtre de la Porte Saint-Martin is a venerable theatre and opera house at 18, Boulevard Saint-Martin in the 10th arrondissement of Paris.

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Théâtre des Nouveautés

The name Théâtre des Nouveautés ("Theatre of the New") has been used successively to refer to several different Parisian theatre companies and their buildings, beginning in 1827.

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Théâtre des Variétés

The Théâtre des Variétés is a theatre and "salle de spectacles" at 7-8, boulevard Montmartre, 2nd arrondissement, in Paris.

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Théâtre du Gymnase Marie Bell

The Théâtre du Gymnase or Théâtre du Gymnase Marie Bell, is a theatre in Paris, at 38, Boulevard Bonne-Nouvelle in the 10th arrondissement (métro: Bonne Nouvelle).

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Théâtre du Palais-Royal

The Théâtre du Palais-Royal is a 750-seat Parisian theatre at 38 rue de Montpensier, located at the northwest corner of the Palais-Royal in the Galerie de Montpensier at its intersection with the Galerie de Beaujolais.

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Théâtre du Vaudeville

The Théâtre du Vaudeville (today the Gaumont Opéra cinema) was a theatre in Paris.

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Vaudeville (song)

A vaudeville is a French satirical poem or song born of the 17th and 18th centuries.

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X. B. Saintine

Xavier Boniface Saintine (10 July 1798 – 21 January 1865) was a French dramatist and novelist.

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3rd arrondissement of Paris

The 3rd arrondissement of Paris (IIIe arrondissement) is one of the 20 arrondissements of the capital city of France.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michel_Masson

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