Wotan, the god of laws, had stolen the hoard to pay the giants who built his fortress, Valhalla, and the Nibelungs
want it back.
Telepool also picked up "The Charlemagne Code," Munich-based Dreamtool Entertainment's $7 million TV movie about an archeologist on a perilous quest to find the legendary Nibelung
These events were soon elaborated into a tale of Nibelung
warriors betrayed by their Hunnish hosts at the behest of a vengeful queen.
Fuseli's early drawings; his demanding aesthetics; his Puckish whimsicality; his fascination with the Nibelung
legend; and his brilliant work for the London theatrical and salon worlds are thoughtfully treated by art-historians Bernhard von Waldkirch, Christian Klemm, Christoph Becker, and Franziska Lentzsch.
which translates as 'The Nibelung
army will obey you once again/You will be lord of the ring'.
So Wagnerian was it that one critic referred to the work as a "New England Nibelung
Plus d'un siecle apres qu'elle fut compose par Wagner, la tetralogie de L'Anneau du Nibelung
est revu par la Compagnie d'opera canadienne, qui adapte Die Walkure (2004) et Siegfried (2005) pour un public canadien contemporain en se servant de << representations >> religieuses plus denses, plus avancees, en termes d'architecture, de costumes et de scenographie, qu'auraient pu realiser des concepteurs en Allemagne au XIXe siecle ou au Canada au debut du XXe.
What type of creature was a Nibelung
, as portrayed in Wagner's operatic cycle Der Ring des Nibelungen?
Weaving together excerpts from all four Ring of the Nibelung
operas, Maazel created a symphonic "Ring Without Words.
Barrett might more appropriately have cited the moment in Wagner's operatic cycle Ring of the Nibelung
when Wotan, king of the gods, commands to some unruly deities, "Nichts durch Gewalt" ("[resolve] nothing through force").
cleaning the venetian blinds, defrosting the freezer, translating The Ring of the Nibelung
into Black English, gluing a model aircraft carrier together for my little son.
His most famous work to date is Kitchen, a prodigious work of invention that brings together contemporary Russians and heroes of the German Nibelung
myth and begs comparisons to Tony Kushner's Angels in America, not by style or themes, but by scope and ambition.
His portrait of the Nibelung
dwarf, Mime, in his epic, Der Ring des Nibelungen, for example, is an attempt to depict Jews as abhorrent, hateful, repulsive creatures.
During the summer of 1848, Wagner's cloudy rhetoric reached mystic heights with the writing of The Wibelungs, a determined but confusing attempt to organize and clarify his reading and thinking on the Rhenish myths of Siegfried and the Nibelung
We are otherwise stuck with the confabulations of K-Mart samurai like Tom Clancy, Nibelung
trolls like Elliott Abrams and the counterintelligent agencies.