University of Missouri Research Board

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University of Missouri

"The Divine Sarah"

One of the most lauded actresses the world has ever seen, The Divine Sarah visited Kansas City on five of her nine U.S. tours. During World War I, she raised interest among Americans through her performances, trying to subtly influence the country to join the war.

Preserving the Enchanted Years of the Stage

Felicia Hardison Londré
Professor, Theatre
UM Kansas City

By Christina Andrade