Edgar Allen Poe’s “The Raven” Performed by John de Lancie

John de Lancie takes on Edgar Allen Poe’s immortal classic, “The Raven“. “The Raven” is a narrative poem by Edgar Allan Poe, first published in January 1845, that is often noted for its musicality, stylized language, and supernatural atmosphere. The narration tells of a talking raven’s mysterious visit to a distraught lover, tracing the man’s slow descent into madness. The lover is lamenting the loss of his love, Lenore. Sitting on a bust of Pallas, the raven seems to further instigate his distress with its constant repetition of the word “Nevermore”. Watch the superb performance of de Lancie in the video below, but ...

War of the Worlds & The Lost World

Next Saturday, October 30, L.A. Theatre Works Radio Theatre Series will air The Lost World, written by Conan Doyle, adapted by John de Lancie, and starring JosH Clark, Kyle Colerider-Krugh, Peter Paige, Kirsten Potter, Kate Steele, Tom Virtue and Kenneth Alan Williams, and War of the Worlds, written by H.G. Wells and adapted by Howard Koch, starring John de Lancie, Leonard Nimoy, Meagan Fay, Jerry Hardin, Gates McFadden, Daryl Schultz, Armin Shimerman, Brent Spiner, Tom Virtue and Wil Wheaton. The Lost World! is a novel released in 1912 by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle that follows a scientific expedition ...

About

John de Lancie was born on March 20, 1948, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Andrea and John de Lancie, principal oboist of the Philadelphia Orchestra and one of the best known oboists worldwide. He is married to actress-singer Marnie Mosiman, and they have two sons, Keegan and Owen. Read More about John de Lancie at Wikipedia 1 Personal life 2 Acting career 2.1 Television 2.2 Star Trek 2.2.1 Subsequent television roles 2.3 Films 2.4 Stage career 2.5 Audio dramas 2.6 Video games 3 Music career 4 Writing career 5 Filmography 6 References 7 External links //

John is the narrator of the Peer Gynt suite

As the Sydney Symphony prepares for its European tour this month, including performances at the Edinburgh International Festival, Vladimir Ashkenazy has unveiled one of the orchestra’s most ambitious seasons to date. The maestro has dipped into his ”little black book” of contacts and persuaded some of the world’s virtuoso talents to perform exclusively for its 2011 season, which will be Ashkenazy’s third year as principal conductor and artistic adviser. Ashkenazy will return four times to Sydney to conduct a range of repertoire, notably Grieg’s complete Peer Gynt suite, with John de Lancie as narrator, and Mahler’s Ninth Symphony in May to commemorate the ...

Interview at Star Trek.com

Star Trek.com posted a new interview with Star Trek actor John de Lancie (Q) in which he answered fan questions. Here is an excerpt. Another one that several people wrote in to ask… Were you surprised that Q didn’t appear in one of the ST:TNG features? Q was never a villain as far as I was concerned, and the films needed villains. I might have been arrogant and badly flawed and all that, but I never thought of the character as a villain. And I don’t think, after a while, that the writers and producers thought of me as ...
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you know @johndelancie you learned of the word quantuptillion from me and your encounter with me involving yourself in mortal affairs aliens
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This week we review the TNG episode Q Who, starring @johndelancie and the lovely @lycianaff! Worf's in a Name? https://t.co/SwvCJ9cuqo
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@johndelancie dear John de Lancie, you will visit RuBronyCon in Russia? :3
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Fanfic lines I'd love to hear @johndelancie say: "I'm sorry, Twilight. It's one of those wax-on wax-off things, I'm sure you understand."
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Just so you know, Q @johndelancie, I will be keeping a close eye on you to make sure you don't start any trouble ab… https://t.co/XwsFGqJqs7
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@alt_kellyanne_ @RogueInformant @ALT_USCIS @johndelancie Me too. I enjoy watching it with my tiny human. ^_^
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