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Bernardo

enraged that member of a rival street-gang is making advances to his sister. [Am. Musical: West Side Story]
See: Anger
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Balboa Echevarria, whose essay might have benefited from a firmer editorial hand, discusses the figure of the maid through three centuries of theatre and painting; her analysis of La casa de Bernarda Alba, though, could fruitfully have been expanded.
Of course, stylistically, Neumeier and I are totally different." Two years later Ek choreographed his The House of Bernarda (1978), based on the Federico Garcia Lorca tragedy The House of Bernarda Alba, and his reputation was secured at home and abroad.
In Guinea-Bissau, President Joao Bernarda Vieira was ousted by a rebel army and fled to Portugal earlier this year.
Blood Wedding is the first play in Lorca's dramatic trilogy; the other two plays are Yerma and The House of Bernarda Alba.
Perhaps the most notable example was Bernarda, the high-spirited daughter of Bernabo Visconti's mistress before Donninia, Giovannola di Montebretto.
In 1993 this company embarked on one of its most ambitious seasons to date with productions of Corneille's The Illusion and Lorca's The House of Bernarda Alba, the latter of which toured Ireland from February through April.
His wife, Bernarda Bryson Shahn, writes, "During the later years of Ben's life there was a certain resurgence of religious imagery in his work.
His most famous plays, repeatedly revived, are his three tragedies, all dealing with the passions of thwarted womanhood: Bodas de sangre (1933; translated as Blood Wedding, 1939), the story of a bride who runs away with a previous lover, who is subsequently murdered by her husband; Yerma (1934; translated as 1941), portraying the deadly conflict between a wife 's maternal yearnings and her husband's sterility; and La casa de Bernarda Alba (1936; translated as The House of Bernarda Alba, 1936), in which the matriarchal domination and sexual repression Lorca saw as characteristic of Spain lead to suicide, anguish, and despair.
In the WTA Lausanne semis, Bernarda Pera will probably frank favouritism against Fiona Ferro, but the Frenchwoman is useful and it would be wrong to ignore her claims.
Maria Sakkari bt Yafan Wang 4-6, 6-3, 3-3 (retd.); Ons Jabeur bt Fatma Al Nabhani 6-7 (5), 6-0, 6-2; Aryna Sabalenka bt Lin Zhu 6-1, 6-3; Su-Wei Hsieh bt Kristina Kucova 6-3, 4-6, 6-0; Lesia Tsurenko bt Ying-Ying Duan 5-7, 7-5, 6-4; Sara Errani bt Shuko Aoyama 6-1, 6-0; Miyu Kato bt Chantal Skamlova 6-2, 6-0; Valentyna Ivakhnenko bt Qiang Wang 6-1, 6-0; Sofya Zhuk bt Alexandra Dulgheru 7-6 (2), 7-6 (7); Camila Giorgi bt Nao Hibino 6-2, 6-3; Veronika Kudermetova vs Katarina Zavatska 6-3, 6-0; Danka Kovinic bt Junri Namigata 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-3; Bernarda Pera bt Marketa Vondrousova 0-6, 6-3, 6-0; Christina McHale bt Amandine Hesse 7-5, 6-3; Zarina Diyas bt Eden Silva 6-1, 6-3; Samantha Stosur bt Ankita Raina 6-4, 6-4.
JOHANNA Konta insisted her Australian Open loss to lucky loser Bernarda Pera was not a "massive catastrophe" as she contemplated an early flight home.