Wearing a wig.
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wearing a wig.
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adjmit Perücke, Perücke tragend attr
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If the feast were less magnificent than those same panelled walls had witnessed in a by-gone century,--if mine host presided with somewhat less of state than might have befitted a successor of the royal Governors,--if the guests made a less imposing show than the bewigged and powdered and embroidered dignitaries, who erst banqueted at the gubernatorial table, and now sleep, within their armorial tombs on Copp's Hill, or round King's Chapel,--yet never, I may boldly say, did a more comfortable little party assemble in the Province House, from Queen Anne's days to the Revolution.
It was out of place among the dim old engravings of bewigged portraits and conventional landscapes on the walls of Golden Milestone.
This was sheer fun for me in regard of the fact that Fyne's too was a runaway match, which even got into the papers in its time, because the late indignant poet had no discretion and sought to avenge this outrage publicly in some absurd way before a bewigged judge.
Allnight Beat Boat parties contrasted with concerts given by the more sedate, and bewigged, Liverpool Chamber Music group.
Will the bewigged, if not bothered or bewildered, Judge bring all his experience to bear on this 'nice dilemma'?
As the drunken, bewigged English composer Charles, he begs Spanish diva Elvira, (Diehl-Reader) to perform his latest magnum opus in which she will be wooed away from her life of luxury by Gotziaman's street urchin, Veneto--a troubled castrato who croons, "I was a boy, but no more." The through-composed work finally erupts in Veneto's gender-bending existential crisis, ending 'tragically' as Duncanson suddenly convulses onstage, dying the epic death that is his own just due.
Doesn't your heart go out to the bewigged wonders who were forced to beg the Government to restore their salaries.
Visitors are surrounded by multiple Ronnies playing crime-show thugs and horror-film villains on video screens, or as bewigged and clothed polyurethane sculptures of naughty little boys bearing the artist's worn adult face.
Even before he actually performed, just the sight of him made-up, bewigged and costumed to look like a mini-me of Mommy D was already a winner.
The audience was in hysterics from the moment "she" walked on stage, bejewelled, bewigged and a towering 6ft-plus in sparkling blue stilettos.
Bewigged and Bewildered?: A Guide to Becoming a Barrister in England and Wales, 3rd Edition
Panti--the alter ego of bar owner and activist Rory O'Neill--had become the bewigged figurehead of marriage equality in Ireland.