Béjard


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Béjard,

French family of actors: see BéjartBéjart
or Béjard
, French family of actors associated with Molière, who joined their amateur company, Les Enfants de Famille. Their professional debut in Paris (1643) was as the Illustre-Théâtre; this failed (1645) and the company
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