Sentence Examples

  • Peg Woffington played Lady Randolph, a part which found a later exponent in Mrs Siddons.
  • He was accompanied by Margaret (Peg) Woffington, of whom he had been for some time a fervent admirer.
  • Thomas Sheridan founded a Beefsteak Club in Dublin at the Theatre Royal in 1749, and of this Peg Woffington was president.
  • He is said to have been one of the numerous lovers of his fascinating countrywoman, Margaret Woffington.
  • In September 1747 it was opened with a strong company of actors, Johnson's prologue being spoken by Garrick, while the epilogue, written by him, was spoken by Mrs Woffington.

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