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chenier

[′shen·yā]
(geology)
A continuous ridge of beach material built upon swampy deposits; often supports trees, such as pines or evergreen oaks.
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"It's a good problem to have, but it also poses additional stresses to our service infrastructure," Chenier said.
When we reached Chenier au Tigre, Dad drove all the way to where the road out there stopped, right at the edge of the beach, the spot where the small little graveyard stood off to the side, killed the truck, and let go of another long hiss of air.
'It really was exciting for me to see that 45 up there and to see my name,' Chenier said afterward.
Key words: intertextuality, Chenier, Pushkin, Lermontov, constitutent power.
This is a story of passion, betrayal and sacrifice set during the French Revolution and loosely based on the turbulent life of the poet Andrea Chenier.
There will be particular interest in Saturday's performance of Andrea Chenier, which is being presented by Opera North for the first time.
Way Down in Louisiana: Clifton Chenier, Cajun, Zydeco, and Swamp Pop Music
MEZZO soprano Fiona Kimm, appearing in the new Opera North production of Andrea Chenier, set during the time of the French Revolution, can trace her ancestry back to a member of the aristocracy who escaped The Reign of Terror.
This grisly work of mourning was echoed in the nearby Translation of a Line from Chenier: A Line of Thin Pale Red, 1989, in which a quotation from Stephane Mallarme is reconfigured as a tribute to the guillotined poet Andre Chenier, traced in scarlet neon on the wall.
At the Olivier Awards, WNO will compete with Jonas Kaufmann for Andrea Chenier and Manon Lescaut at Royal Opera House, Richard Jones for his direction of The Girl of the Golden West, The Mastersingers of Nuremberg and Rodelinda at London Coliseum and the Royal Opera House and Early Opera Company for their off-site programme at Sam Wanamaker Playhouse and Roundhouse.
SPECIAL SCREENINGS MET OPERA: LES CONTES D'HOFFMAN (12A) Cineworld (Sat) ROYAL OPERA HOUSE LIVE: ANDREA CHENIER (ENCORE) (12A) Vue (Sun)