E. S. Willard (1853-1915)

E. S. Willard (1853-1915)

THE GOLDEN AGE OF THEATRE (1880-1920) E(dward) S(mith) Willard was born in Brighton (GB). As a mature actor, he had an intense but controlled style of acting that, contrasting so obviously with the histrionic proclamations that were the norm at the end of the Nineteenth Century, had an immense – although now all but forgotten […]