Gilda


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Gilda

abducted by Duke of Mantua’s courtiers. [Ital. Opera: Verdi, Rigoletto, Westerman, 299–300]

Gilda

sacrifices self to save her beloved Duke’s life. [Ital. Opera: Verdi, Rigoletto, Westerman, 300]
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As I'm designing, I keep referring back to Gilda because her wardrobe, personality and attitude were all something else.
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All the pupils in the school take part in anti-bullying workshops as part of their citizenship classes and Gilda says it is always impressed on them that they should Speak Out to Stop Bullying.
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Megan Monaghan sings the role of Rigoletto's daughter, Gilda.
For both Aileen and Gilda, I don't think they ever even spent time thinking about that; it's such a secondary part of their life.
So, too, was Gilda, sung by Adele Mason -- naively manipulated by the Duke and others but with a hugely adaptable voice.
Rita Hayworth's star turn in Charles Vidor's movie Gilda (1946) was decisive in establishing the actress as a Hollywood sex bomb.
Basically, Otto, an artist, loves Leo (this is the 1930s so Coward walked on thin ice) and they both love Gilda.
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AN ARTIST and a playwright vie for the attentions of frivolous Gilda in this Noel Coward play about three adults making their own rules about love.