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Adventures of a Victorian actor

Helen Batten discusses the life of Victorian singer, performer and entrepreneur Emily Soldene

Published: October 1, 2021 at 12:42 pm
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Helen Batten shares stories from her new biography of Victorian singer, stage performer and entrepreneur Emily Soldene, from a career in London’s rowdy music halls to adventures abroad and the bright lights of 19th-century Broadway.

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Helen Batten is the author of The Improbable Adventures of Emily Soldene: Actress, Writer and Victorian Rebel(Allison & Busby, 2021)

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