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When Did Weird Al Yankovic Write “The Saga Begins”?

Star Wars is an American epic space-opera multimedia series created by George Lucas that became a worldwide pop-culture phenomenon. The franchise has spawned many movies and other forms of media, including television shows, video games, novels, comic books, theme park attractions, and themed regions. Did you that Weird Al Yankovic wrote a song about the …

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Theater

How Did the Design of Theater Building Change Over Time?

The first structures used for theatrical performances in the United Kingdom were amphitheaters. These buildings were first introduced by the Romans who lifted the design from theaters in Greece. Most of them were in a semi-circular form and were initially constructed with wood. But did you know why the design of these buildings changed over …

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What Were Terry Kath’s Last Words?

Terry Kath’s talent as a guitarist, which he exhibited during the classic rock era, earned him the recognition of many renowned guitarists. Referred to as The Best Guitarist in the Universe by Jimi Hendrix, Terry Kath’s legacy in music lives on as Chicago continues with their music.  “What do you think I’m gonna do? Blow …

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In 1888, Richard Mansfield played Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde in a stage production at a time when Jack the Ripper was murdering women. A theatre-goer wrote to the police accusing him of the murders because his stage transformation from a gentleman to mad killer was so convincing.

Richard Mansfield For the cricketer, see Richard Mansfield (cricketer). Richard Mansfield Richard Mansfield (24 May 1857 – 30 August 1907) was an English actor-manager best known for his performances in Shakespeare plays, Gilbert and Sullivan operas, and the play Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. Life and career Mansfield was born in Berlin and spent his …

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