L'Africain / The African
He acted in the Renaud-Barrault theatre company production of his translation of "Rabelais" at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Jean-Pierre Bernard and Louis Fremont in the cast.
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J.L. Barrault | Jean Louis Barrault | Jean-Louis Barrault de la Comédie Française
Did You Know?
In fact it is the simplest things that are the most tricky to do well. To read, for example. To be able to read exactly what is written without omitting anything that is written and at the same time without adding anything of one's own. To be able to capture the exact context of the words one is reading. To be able to read!
Almost a decade before his famous performance in Children of Paradise, Barrault appeared at a gala in Paris in 1937, on behalf of the French Cinematheque, in which he played mime on stage in conjunction with the screening of a clip from the Silent film, The Cabinet of Dr.Caligari.