Caesar restored Cleopatra to the throne along with her younger brother Ptolemy XIV (13 years old). He stayed in Egypt with her and around 47 B.C. she gave birth to a son, Ptolemy Caesar. It was believed he was the son of Caesar and was known as Caesarion (Little Caesar) to the Egyptian people. Cleopatra and her son visited Caesar in Rome and after his murder in 44 B.C.
Mary's father was anxious for all his children to make good marriages, and many of the other kings and queens of Europe wanted Mary as a wife for one of their sons. She was first betrothed to Charles of Castile, later the Holy Roman Emperor. This betrothal was broken later, and she did not get married until after her brother Henry became king. When Mary was 18 she married King Louis XII of France, who was 52 years old. She was married in Abbeville, France, on 9 October 1514.
She was also the High Priestess in Verdi’s Aida. Her first leading role was as Amelia in Verdi’s Un ballo in maschera. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was a composer of the classical era. One opera that I truly love from Mozart is The Magic Flute. It is humorous and makes one think.
In the play, Euripides has described Medea as a woman who “wild with love”. Everyone can see easily that with Medea, the love with Jason is the most important to her as she could kill her own brother, betrayed her father and her country to help Jason get the Golden Fleece. “I willingly deceived my father; left my home; …” “You had already murdered your brother at his own hearth…” Because of Jason, Medea - from a princess – had to drift to another place which is not belonging to her. Her family, her friends will never forgive for that, Medea doesn’t even have the way to turn back to her home anymore. “My friends at home now hate me…” Medea even earned more enemies when helping Jason.
I think everyone as a children has the dream of one day to become someone famous in life. It could be in a band, as an artist, actor/actress, the president or any other famous thing. My dream has always been to be a professional ballet folklorico dancer. For me Folklorico is the most beautiful way to express art. All the colors, those huge skirts, and all that makeup just resemblance happiness.
Medea How can you tell whether someone is truly insane or not? In the Greek tragedy Medea by Euripides, barbarian princess Medea marries Lolcus prince Jason. Jason leaves Medea to marry a Rich princess to help support Medea and their two children. Throughout the story Medea tires to get revenge on Jason for leaving her. Medea is hurting other people by trying to get revenge on Jason.
People around the world watched in delight as the young Princess attended to her official duties with grace and style that stood in marked contrast to the formal, political correct approach of other members of the royal family. Overnight it seemed that the British Monarchy had been brought from a stiff and formal 19th century leftover to a photogenic and accessible 20th century institution. When the marriage between Diana and Charles began to show some cracks, their conflicts were widely reported in the media. By the early 90's, a long anticipated separation was made public and in August 1996 the marriage ended in divorce. While remaining a loving and supportive mother to her two sons, William and Harry, Diana defended a number of charitable causes, including AIDS awareness and homelessness.
Through dance, a story can be told. Ballet is a compromise of classical and formal dance. Ballet is a dance of exquisite taste and is extremely strict on movement. Ballets are a choreographed technique and performed by highly trained dancers. “They are set to music and poised in a style of dance which incorporates the foundational techniques for many other dance forms.” Ballet is an intense theatrical performance put forth by solo dancers, duets, and choruses, or corps de ballet.
Just six months after the marriage, Anne Hathaway gave birth to there first child, Susanna; two years later a set of twins; Hamnet and Judith Shakespeare followed. (Schoenbaom 1987, 94) William Shakespeare has been named the world’s greatest author by many people. After the birth of his twins, there are few traces of Shakespeare until he is mentioned as part of the London theatre scene in 1592. Scholars refer to this gap as the “Lost years”. (Shakespeare.
Her father died shortly after her birth and she became to the throne because the three uncles who were ahead of her in succession - George IV, Frederick Duke of York, and William IV - had no legitimate children who survived. On William IV's death in 1837, she became Queen at the age of 18. In the early part of her reign, she was influenced by two men: her first Prime Minister, Lord Melbourne, and her husband, Prince Albert, whom she married in 1840. Both men taught her much about how to be a ruler in a 'constitutional monarchy' where the monarch had very few powers but could use much influence [http://www.victorianstation.com/queen.html] . Queen Victoria's reign brought many improvements to the education of children, especially for the poor children.