Celebration Quotation – March 17, 2016
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Today’s quote is from Henry IV, Part I:
The actor in the photo is John Lester Wallack (1820-1888) in the role of Prince Hal. Wallace was born in America and educated in England. he began his career on the London stage, but eventually returned to the U.S. and became a celebrated performer and successful theatre manager. He was one of the founder’s of the Actors’ Fund of America.
The portrait is credited to artist/photographer Henry Ulke.
Image Source: Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection