Blithe Spirit


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Blithe Spirit

ghost of witty first wife returns to mock her husband and his second wife. [Br. Drama: Noel Coward Blithe Spirit in On Stage, 236]
See: Ghost
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She is a charming creature, but her blithe spirit is almost broken, and her sweet temper almost spoiled, by the still unremitting persecutions of her mother in behalf of her rejected suitor - not violent, but wearisome and unremitting like a continual dropping.
Already ongoing is Summer Holiday (until October 5, PFT), the musical version of the 1963 Cliff Richard film, while also imminent is Noel Coward's Blithe Spirit (until September 28, PFT), the supernatural comedy in which a novelist's dead wife is conjured up during a seance.
[USA], June 18 (ANI): Leslie Mann has been roped in to star in adaptation fantasy 'Blithe Spirit' based on the renowned play by Noel Coward.
Noel Coward wrote Blithe Spirit while staying at Portmeirion, and HG Wells and George Bernard Shaw were also early tourists.
Blithe Spirit, Theatre Royal, Bath (June 14 - July 6)
Blithe Spirit, Theatre Royal Bath (June 14 - July 6)
Hilary has directed and appeared in plays and musicals including Blithe Spirit, Seasons Greetings, Wait until Dark and Ring Round the Moon.
Blithe Spirit previews begin Wednesday, September 5.
SOLIHULL theatre group Union Theatre are set for their latest play - Noel Coward's classic comedy Blithe Spirit.
His most notable plays include Hay Fever, Design for Living, Present Laughter and Blithe Spirit.
Noel Coward's Blithe Spirit was premiered in London impossipuzzles "I like your new house, Ted," said John.
Which dramatist, composer and actor wrote the plays Blithe Spirit and The Vortex?