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(fairytale) a monstrous villain who marries seven women

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As Moody argues, the decision to stage an equestrian Blue Beard arose from a need to offset lost revenues following the success of the OP riots, and Blue Beard netted over, 21,000 [pounds sterling] in 41 nights.
Bluebeard, written by Charles Perrault, tells the story of a strange, rich nobleman with a blue beard who leaves the keys to his castle with his wife, forbidding her to open one particular door.
The University of Toronto Opera School's good-humored production of Offenbach's Blue Beard was cleverly directed by Michael Patrick Albano and divinely conducted by Raffi Armenian.
This bold foliage plant contrasts well with the ivy-shaped leaves of trailing pelargoniums such as Tom Cat or Blue Beard, both of which have sumptuous clusters of small rose-shaped flowers in shades of crushed blackcurrant.
Frisch's numerous works include the novels Homo Faber (1957), Mein Name sei Gantenbein (A Wilderness of Mirrors/1964), Der Mensch erscheint im Holozan (Man in the Holocene/1979) and Blue beard (1981), the plays Andorra (1961), Biedermann und die Brandstifter (Firebugs/1958) the diaries Tagebuch 1946 bis 1948 and Tagebuch as well as the autobiographical Montauk (1975).
where once Blue Beard from his Castle closely watched
Before long lengthens in passing past all understanding, take this opportunity: blue beard, red riding hood, green-and-yellow basket: spare me the gray area.
Let us take Blue Beard, 'the archetypal gothic drama', as an example.
Left-Feet amuses viewers with his inflated self-image, contemplating his skills as a swashbuckler comparable to Blue Beard and the real Jean Lafitte.
More dance follows on April 26 with Montreal-based Cas Public's family-friendly interpretation of Perrault's dark fairy tale Blue Beard.
Leading Canadian dance company Cas Public will be appearing in a family version of Blue Beard about a man who hides a terrible secret away in a heavily-bolted room.
Agent Provocateur is decorating the bedrooms on the theme of the folk tale Blue Beard.
One of my favourites is one about the infamous Blue Beard, who killed all his wives.
BLUE BEARD Cert 15, 78mins Starring: Dominique Thomas, Lola Crton Surreal take on the French fable as a young woman catches the eye of the fearsome Bluebeard.
You know you're in a hip place when your server has a blue beard.