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merry widow

n.
A short strapless corset with half cups for the breasts and long garters.

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Between February 8 and 13, in six performances in three venues, it will play national gems: the Laszlo Hunyadi opera by Ferenc Erkel, and the ballet version of famous operetta by Franz Lehar, The Merry Widow (Vesela vdova).
Which Hungarian composer wrote The Merry Widow and The Land of Smiles?
It describes the artistic, business, and social forces that created new ideas and trends from ancient Greece to Broadway, including discussion of key shows and individuals, such as Gilbert and Sullivan, The Merry Widow, Jerome Kern, Al Jolson, Show Boat, Rodgers and Hammerstein, My Fair Lady, Ethel Merman, and Stephen Sondheim.
There, he performed an incredibly wide variety of roles, but was especially celebrated in operetta: Die Fledermaus, Offenbach's Bluebeard and La Vie Parisienne, and Hie Merry Widow.
THE Merry Widow of Windy Nook has been used as a bogeyman figure to frighten children in her family to behave.
1948: Franz Lehar, Hungarian composer of operettas including The Merry Widow, died in Vienna aged 78.
Just drive to the Rialto theatre in Limassol, or to K-cineplex in Nicosia or Paphos and enjoy all the magic of the MET by watching a live screening of the opera The Merry Widow.
For its New Year's Eve Gala, the Metropolitan Opera is presenting a new production of Franz Lehar's much-loved comic operetta The Merry Widow.
FINAL preparations are now being made for Astwood Bank Operatic Society's annual production - Franz Lehar's ever-popular show The Merry Widow.
Members of the cast of The Merry Widow donned their costumes for their visit to the Cleveland Centre in Middlesbrough ahead of their performance in the town.
11 MOTHER'S DAY 12 13 14 10:00 The 7:00 Monday Night 9:30 Member Ringling Museum Movie: A League Event Coffee Store: Mother's of Their Own and Day Sale During World War Conversation w/ 2:00 Artist II, with much of Steven High Series Concerts the male (Supporting of Sarasota: The population in the Members & Merry Widow trenches, the higher) 7:30 Artist all-women's Series Concerts baseball leaque of Sarasota: The kept the sport Merry Widow alive.