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The Golden Sarah Bernhardt

8th September 2023

Exploring the life of a pioneer of female empowerment, the first woman to own her celebrity. In 1884 Sigmund Freud went to the theatre. The play Theodora was showing in Paris. In response, Freud wrote, “I cannot say much for the play.” What interested him was who was playing Empress Theodora; “Her incredible positions, the ...