Eurydice

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Eu·ryd·i·ce

 (yo͝o-rĭd′ĭ-sē)
n. Greek Mythology
The wife of Orpheus, whom he failed to rescue from the underworld when he looked back at her on their journey back to the upper world of the living and so violated the command of Hades.
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Eurydice

(jʊˈrɪdɪsɪ)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a dryad married to Orpheus, who sought her in Hades after she died. She could have left Hades with him had he not broken his pact and looked back at her
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Eu•ryd•i•ce

(yʊˈrɪd əˌsi, yə-)

n.
(in Greek myth) the wife of Orpheus.
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Translations

Eurydice

[jʊˈrɪdɪsiː] NEurídice
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Eurydice

[jʊˈrɪdɪsɪ] nEuridice f
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References in periodicals archive ?
Here follows the complete list of the "Un Certain Regard" Prizes: - " Un Certain Regard " Prize: Karim Ainouz's "The Invisible Life of Euridice GusmEuo." - Jury Prize: Oliver Laxe's "Fire will Come." - Prize for Best Performance: Chiara Mastroianni for Christophe Honore's "On A Magical Night." - Prize for Best Director: Kantemir Balagov for "Beanpole." - Special Jury Prize: Liberte by Albert Serra - Jury's " Coup de Coeur " (Ex-aequo) : Monia Chokri's "A Brother's Love" and Michael Angelo Covino's "The Climb" - Jury Special Mention: Bruno Dumont's "Joan of Arc".
Perhaps the most famous difficult character name in opera is Euridice. Gluck's setting of Calzabigi is the most famous setting of the myth, and is instructive because it exists in both Italian and French versions.
Pieces include "Un Ballo in Maschera" (April 27 to 29), "Orfeo ed Euridice" (May 4 to 6), "Yeo Wu Djeon" (The Fox of Misfortune) (May 11 to 13), "Opera Gala" (May 19 and 20), "Le Nozze di Figaro" (May 18 to 20) and "Heungbu and Nolbu" (May 25 to 27).
Hardly a month later, his Orfeo ed Euridice at Theatre des Champs Elysees (seen Jun.
Mas tarde Blanchot, en La mirada de Orfeo llamara "Euridice" a ese punto primordial que aparecera unicamente bajo un velo: punto oscuro, mancha, vestigio de algo que se recupera y se pierde, como Euridice, mientras una lectura por venir se escribe anticipando esa division entre una lectura que desconoce lo que escribe porque al escribirse anticipa su propia destruccion, y una escritura que no se cierra sobre si porque de la destruccion habra de renacer un nuevo sentido.
Chaconne, set to ballet music from Gluck's opera Orfeo ed Euridice, contains one of Balanchine's most voluptuous pas de deux, created for Farrell and Peter Martins.
As a woman living in Brazil in the 1940s, Euridice Gusmao is expected to be a loving wife and mother.
FICTION THE INVISIBLE LIFE OF EURIDICE GUSMAO by Martha Batalha Oneworld Publications, paperback PS12.99, ebook PS7.34 HHHH H THIS is an irrepressible tale of life and love, of ambition thwarted and fulfilled and of the deals we make with ourselves and others - all set against the backdrop of 1940s Rio de Janeiro.
Becker (translator); THE INVISIBLE LIFE OF EURIDICE GUSMAO; Oneworld Publications (Fiction: Translations) 25.99 ISBN: 9781786071729
Christopher Morley Orfeo ed Euridice Longborough Festival Opera ?????