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Gaiety

Gallantry (See CHIVALRY.)
butterfly orchis
symbol of gaiety. [Plant Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 172]
Gay 90s
the 1890s, a decade of carefree and exciting days in America. [Am. Hist.: Flexner, 162]
“L’Allegro”
pastoral idyll celebrating gaiety and cheerfulness. [Br. Lit.: Milton “L’Allegro”]
Mardi Gras
festive day celebrated at the close of the pre-Lenten season in France and in New Orleans. [Fr. and Am. Trad.: EB, VI, 608]
Roaring Twenties, the
the 1920s decade of the Jazz Age and the boom years before the depression. [Am. Hist.: Payton, 515]
shamrock
indicates light-heartedness. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 177]
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Provision of fire safety and safety for the lyrical gaiety.
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To book visit the Gaiety Theatre box office on South King Street, log on to ticketmaster.
I am referring to the Gaiety Cinema which opened in 1912 as the Gaiety Grand Cinema.
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If you go into the woods today, you're in for a big surprise" and with a surprise around every corner, you never know who you might meet at this year's Gaiety Panto
Exquisitely, she intoned the haunting solitude in Chaussons "Le temps de lilas"; the lilting gaiety of Chopins "Coquette"; or the folksy gaiety of the contemporary Romanian composer Brediceanu.
Crime writer Tony Black's revenge tragedy The Ringer is moving from page to stage in what has been dubbed the world's first Tartan Noir play at Ayr's Gaiety Theatre this week.
LAHORE -- The amorphous Lahore wore a deserted look as gaiety on the city streets and markets thinned down after a large number of population has left for hometowns ahead of the Eidul Fitr.
The shops and the Palace were gutted, but the Gaiety Theatre, at the back, was saved.
Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor, was spotted recently at the Gaiety Galaxy Theatre, Mumbai to promote his film "2 States.