Cyrano de Bergerac Summary
Edmond Rostand

Everything you need to understand or teach Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand.

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Cyrano de Bergerac Summary

When Cyrano de Bergerac was first produced at the Porte Saint-Martin Theater in Paris, France, on December 28, 1897, the audience applauded for a full hour after the final curtain was drawn. A classic was created on that night, and an unforgettable hero of literature was born

The play is based loosely on the life of playwright Savien de Cyrano de Bergerac (1619-1655), Edmond Rostand's favorite writer. Actor Constant-Benoit Coquelin had asked Rostand to write...

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