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quoted poetry that put Oscar Wilde to shame, or jumped up and down like a circus clown, but I wasn’t going to budge because I had become rooted in the reality of love for myself and for life. I was.

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Julian Woolford is head of MA, musical theatre and pathway leader. Everyone else is already taken’ (Oscar Wilde) When I am working with musical theatre writers, I hear a lot of derivative work that.

Sep 5, 2007. Junot Díaz's story about Oscar de León, a Dominican boy nicknamed Oscar Wao for his resemblance to Oscar Wilde, told by his college.

Extraordinary experiences dotted his life. One uncle murdered. “He’s often seen as the Oscar Wilde of the 18th century. Although the case against him, alleging sexual assault on his coachman, was.

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like the Oscar Wilde quote and the David Bowie song.” And I’m like, “Actually, Greg, check out the book. They’re both there.” I’ll say. There are moments in my life where my name will come up in the.

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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde Enthralled by his own exquisite portrait, Dorian Gray exchanges his soul for eternal youth and beauty. Influenced by his friend Lord Henry Wotton, he is drawn.

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Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player, That struts and frets his hour upon the stage, And then is heard no more; it is a tale Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, Signifying nothing [William Shakespeare – Macbeth] The unexamined life is not worth living [Socrates] Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards [Søren Kierkegaard] Life is a comedy to those.

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"Life is too important to be taken seriously," quoted Oscar Wilde, the famous and infamous. In Tandem provides an endearing musical version of Wilde’s play produced from an original 1960 Ernest in.

Delvey’s story is one for the ages: a tale of wondrous lies and fairytale betrayal. As everyone’s favourite influencer Oscar Wilde said, “The only thing worse than being talked about is not being.

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So we’re prepared for a life story that, though steeped in logic and mathematics. Turing was charged, under the same 1885 act that led to the prosecution of Oscar Wilde, with “gross indecency.”.

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Raimi uses less pop-cultural references to comment on Parker’s double life too: Parker attends a performance of Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest, starring Mary Jane as Cecily. She says to.

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During his long life he was called many things -not all of them flattering. has left a description of Liszt at home that could serve as the setting for one of the plays of Oscar Wilde or Arthur.

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