Mahgrib


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Noun1.Mahgrib - the region of northwest Africa comprising the Atlas Mountains and the coastlands of Morocco and Algeria and TunisiaMahgrib - the region of northwest Africa comprising the Atlas Mountains and the coastlands of Morocco and Algeria and Tunisia
Algeria, Algerie, Democratic and Popular Republic of Algeria - a republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean Sea with a population that is predominantly Sunni Muslim; colonized by France in the 19th century but gained autonomy in the early 1960s
Al-Magrib, Kingdom of Morocco, Maroc, Marruecos, Morocco - a kingdom (constitutional monarchy) in northwestern Africa with a largely Muslim population; achieved independence from France in 1956
Republic of Tunisia, Tunisia - a republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean coast; achieved independence from France in 1956; "southern Tunisia is mostly desert"
Africa - the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean
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Here young Aladdin is a local tearaway who is rescued from palace guards in a Chinese market by the evil magician Mahgrib (Iain Mackay), who plans to use him to pluck the magic lamp from a deep cave.
On the one hand you have the panto drollery of Aladdin's mother (the panto Widow Twankey delivered, as always, with superb aplomb by Marion Tait) and the OTT unreality of the wicked magician The Mahgrib ( danced superbly by IainMackay).
When these two are on stage, you get a comforting naturalism, yet when the Djinn of the Lamp or The Mahgrib (ok, Abanazar in the panto) mix in with the action, you don't get any real sense of what Bintley is getting at.