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, fl. 3d cent. A.D., Greek writer. The pastoral romance Daphnis and Chloë is attributed to him. Idyllic in nature, the poem tells the charming story of the love of a goatherd and a shepherdess.
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Daphnis and Chloë

their idyll reconciles naïveté and sexual fulfillment. [Gk. Lit.: Magill I, 184]

Daphnis and Chloë

innocent though passionate love of two children. [Gk. Lit.: Daphnis and Chloë, Magill I, 184]
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10) All other translations opt for an easy reading, assuming the import to be to keep the intended marriage of Daphnis and Chloe secret, and to hide Chloe away for the time being.
In Longus 2,3, an old man named Philetas appears to Daphnis and Chloe and tells them about Eros.
Longus' romance, as the tale of Daphnis and Chloe, recalls Frye's first three phases of romance.
The real triumph was that of the corps, whose younger members had never seen some of the ballets they were dancing, such as Daphnis and Chloe and La Valse ("The Waltz").
This year, in celebration of what would have been Ashton's ninetieth birthday, the Royal Ballet offered a few special programs, one of which included Somes's version of Symphonic, and a fresh staging, with new and inferior designs, of Daphnis and Chloe, revived by the company staff.
The Royal Ballet at Covent Garden has announced revivals of La Valse, Daphnis and Chloe (interestingly with new design), Symphonic Variations, Facade, Rhapsody, the full-evening Cinderella, and a group of various divertissements, including a little-known Raymonda pas de deux, while The Dream continues in repertory.
Ravel's Daphnis and Chloe Suites 1 & 2 showed the orchestra and soloists at their best.
The same anticipated and calculated frenzy found in Bolero and Daphnis and Chloe.
The topics include less than ideal paradigms in the Greek novel, the literary context of Anthia's dream in Xenophon's Ephesiaca, Platonic love and erotic education in Longus' Daphnis and Chloe, poets and shepherds in Philetas and Longus, and further thoughts on the divided cloak in the Historia Apollonii regis Tyri.
Ravel's Daphnis and Chloe suite opens with a radiant sunrise and finishes with a riot.
Morale booster: Elisha Willis as Chloe and Iain Mackay as Daphnis in Birmingham Royal Ballet's Daphnis and Chloe and (inset) Cesar Morales as Oberon and Miyako Yoshida as Titania in The Dream.