Irene Vanbrugh (1872-1949)

Irene Vanbrugh (1872-1949)

THE GOLDEN AGE OF THEATRE (1880-1920) Irene Vanbrugh (or Irene Barnes as she was first named) was born in Exeter (UK) on December 2, 1872. Her father was Dean of Exeter and, when she and her older sister, Violet Vanbrugh, set out on their distinguished theatrical careers, they were generally considered to have been the […]