fairy godmother


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fairy godmother

fulfills Cinderella’s wishes and helps her win the prince. [Fr. Fairy Tale: Cinderella]
See: Fairy

fairy godmother

mythical being who guards children from danger and rewards them for good deeds. [Folklore: Misc.]

Fairy Godmother

maternal fairy abets Cinderella in ball preparations. [Fr. Fairy Tale: “Cinderella”]
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I am really looking forward to bringing my mischievous, magical, Fairy Godmother to Cinderella for the wonderfully warm audiences at the Middlesbrough Theatre.
The Grimm Brothers take on the story, "Aschenputtel," which came out in Germany in 1812, featured a wishing tree that grows on her mothers grave in place of a fairy godmother and set forth a much darker tone.
In fact, Cinderella features Walt Disney's best-loved animation - the scene where Cinders is transformed by the Fairy Godmother for the ball (left).
These fairy godmothers may not boast any magical powers, but the role they play is nothing short of extraordinary.
Coleen said: "I can't wait to play the Fairy Godmother - Cinderella will be the perfect way to celebrate the festive season.
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Can Zally save the fairy queen and complete her fairy godmother training?
The magic is complimented by Cinderella's Fairy Godmother, Alice in Wonderland's Mad Hatter and two of Mickey's illusionist pals, Brad Ross and Alex Gonzalez.
Villagers were amazed to see Santa with his cute Little Helper, elves, fairies, clowns, snowmen and a Fairy Godmother on horseback trotting around the village in the winter sunshine
She has landed the magical role of the Fairy Godmother in the celebrity-packed show at Stoke-on-Trent's Regent Theatre.
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