Arabian Nights

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Arabian Nights:

see Thousand and One NightsThousand and One Nights
or Arabian Nights,
series of anonymous stories in Arabic, considered as an entity to be among the classics of world literature. The cohesive plot device concerns the efforts of Scheherezade, or Sheherazade, to keep her husband, King Shahryar (or
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Arabian Nights

compilation of Middle and Far Eastern tales. [Arab. Lit.: Parrinder, 26]
See: Fantasy
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SWORDSMAN: Sir Hopkins stars in Arabian Nights, which features characters such as Sinbad the Sailor, Aladdin and Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves, is known in the original Arabic as One Thousand And One Nights.
The aim of Arabian Nights is to reflect the dreams, imagination, ideas and aspirations of the Arab world, both defined geographically and as a people scattered around the globe.
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com and ABC will team up with Royal Air Maroc and the Moroccan Tourism Board to kick-off the Arabian Nights Mini-Series by giving away 15 Morocco adventure vacation packages to ABC viewers.
will executive-produce for Hallmark Entertainment from a script by Peter Barnes (TNT's A Christmas Carol, Arabian Nights, Alice In Wonderland).
The story line, co-authored by Mechner, is in the rich tradition of the Arabian Nights and pulls the player through the exotic and fantastic locales of ancient Persia.
will create the mythical martial arts characters for Alliance's production of the supernatural The 108 Outlaws, a series of 26 episodes which combines the vagabond thrills of Robin Hood, the exotic wonder of The Arabian Nights and the magical adventures of King Arthur.
In business for over 25 years, Zohar Productions have gained national recognition and an excellent reputation for planning unique events, specializing in Arabian Nights and Moroccan themes.
Each package includes two one-day Disney park passes and a buy-one-get-one free ticket to the Arabian Nights Dinner Theater Show.
From the snow-white oryx that inspired the myth of the unicorn to the long-legged jerboa, leaping 10 times its own length through the star-filled Arabian nights.
AN award-winning production of the famous Arabian Nights, brought to life in a children's adaptation by Story Pocket Theatre, arrives at the Lawrence Batley Theatre on Saturday, May 30.
HE'S appeared in plenty of pantomimes but this year you will find Keiron Self in the lavish family show Arabian Nights.

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