Richard Brinsley SheridanRichard Brinsley Butler Sheridan (30 October 17517 July 1816) was an Irish satirist, a playwright, poet and long-term owner of the London Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. He is known for his plays such as ''The Rivals'', ''The School for Scandal'', ''The Duenna'' and ''A Trip to Scarborough''. He was also a Whig MP for 32 years in the British House of Commons for Stafford (1780–1806), Westminster (1806–1807), and Ilchester (1807–1812). He is buried at Poets' Corner in Westminster Abbey. His plays remain a central part of the canon and are regularly performed worldwide. Provided by Wikipedia
The rehearsal, as performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane, to which is added a key, or critical view of the authors, and their writings exposed in this play, by S. Briscoe, 17...
by Buckingham, George Villiers, Duke of, 1628-1687.Other Authors: '; “...Sheridan, Richard Brinsley, 1751-1816....”