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(fairytale) a monstrous villain who marries seven women

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1922: French mass murderer, Henri "Bluebeard" Landru, was guillotined for the murder of 10 women and a teenage boy, whose bodies were never found.
Theater events: 'Burning Bluebeard' returns while Blue Man Group, magicians welcome 2019
As a choreographer, Vlasov restored the ballets Fire Bird, Petrushka, Bluebeard, and Snow Maiden to the Bolshoi Theatre.
Bluebeard also put up a strong show, winning the third place after pushing highest rated Topsy Turvy (109) to the fourth spot.
brings to Taiwan a Korean psychological thriller, 'Bluebeard,' opening Feb.
Each of the thirteen stories takes its central character from a well-known fairy tale such as Rapunzel or Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast or Bluebeard. Each is a young woman and the situation in which she finds herself is invariably horrific.
Zuhair Mohsen's ward Bluebeard made way through traffic in the home stretch to top the Class 4 Thoroughbred Handicap event for horses rated 80 & below.
He also has a new book, "The Recurring Dream," with a foreword by director William Friedkin, who used the photographer's impressionistic images as backdrops for his operas "Bluebeard's Castle" and "The Makropulos Case." Friedkin says that Schenck's work is reminiscent of Max Ernst and Rene Magritte, but totally original--"a magical journey filled with what seems like childhood's buried memories surrounded by nature's living ghosts."
This guide shows singers and directors how to perform opera by analyzing scenes from productions of 24 commonly produced operas: Iphigenie en Aulide, Le nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni, Cosi fan tutte, Die Zauberfl|te, Les Troyens, Rigoletto, Die WalkEre, Carmen, G|tterdammerung, Parsifal, Otello, La Boheme, Pelleas et Melisande, Madama Butterfly, Jenufa, Salome, Elektra, Duke Bluebeard's Castle, Kat'a Kabanova, Wozzeck, Lulu, Peter Grimes, and The Midsummer Marriage.
If, initially, his unusual pairing of Bartok's Bluebeard's Castle (1911) with Poulenc's La voix humaine (1958) for Opera national de Paris might have been an excuse to stage his Canadian muse in the Poulenc/Cocteau monodrama, in the end, he created an unprecedented and enthralling vision of both works.
The real villain of this film is the pirate Bluebeard (Jackman), who snatches up Peter and his fellow orphans in his flying galleon and makes them dig for pixie dust in his Neverland mines.
The Investigation of Romance in Masson's Coupable/Guilty (2008)," by Julia Dobson; "Eleonore Faucher's Haptic Cinema in Brodeuses/A Common Thread (2004)," by Delphine Benezet; "The French Female Butterfly Collector: Hadzihalilovic, Denis, de Van and the Cinema du Corps," by Davina Quinlivan; "Between Women: Gesture, Intermediality, and Intersubjectivity in the Installations of Agnes Varda and Chantal Akerman," by Jenny Chamarette; "Autobiography, (Re-) Enactment and the Performative Self-Portrait in Varda's Les Plages d'Agnes/ The Beaches of Agnes (2008)," by Dominique Bluher; "The New Eve: Faith, Femininity, and the Fairy Tale in Catherine Breillat's Barbe Bleue/ Bluebeard (2009)," by Catherine Wheatley.
Raquel Welch played former nun Magdalena in 1972 movie Bluebeard. It saw Richard Burton as a lady killer who murdered his conquests.
21, the Metropolitan Opera staged a sold-out final performance of the double-bill of two one-act operas: Tchaikovsky's "Iolanta" and BEirtok's "Bluebeard's Castle."