Aurélien Lugné-Poë

Aurélien Lugné-Poë

Aurélien-François Lugné-Poë (27 December 1869 – 19 June 1940) born Aurélien-François-Marie Lugné was a French actor, theatre director, and scenic designer best known for his work at the Théâtre de l'Œuvre, one of the first theatrical venues in France to provide a home for the artists of the symbolist movement at the end of the nineteenth century. Most notably, Lugné-Poë introduced French audiences to the Scandinavian playwrights August Strindberg and Henrik Ibsen.

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