Latest News for: Hans andersen fairytales


Tamzin Merchant breaks silence on playing Daenerys in original 'Game of Thrones' pilot

Yahoo Daily News 28 Jan 2021
Before Emilia Clarke was Daenerys Targaryen, there was Tamzin Merchant ... One of those changes ... Continued Merchant ... Merchant then added that when she considers her opportunity on Thrones, she tends to think of the story of "The Red Shoes" – the 19th-century Hans Christian Andersen fairytale that was adapted into a 1948 film and a ballet ... TRENDING ... .

Jenny Offill: 'When I read Jane Eyre I thought I would keel over from boredom'

The Guardian 15 Jan 2021
The novelist on being inspired by Denis Johnson, the genius of Hans Christian Andersen’s fairytales and comfort reading Etsy listings The book I am currently reading Flights by Olga Tokarczuk ... ....

Lou Diamond Phillips on Prodigal Son Season 2 and Directing for TV

Collider 13 Jan 2021
She had done these beautiful studies of the manga style, as a precursor to a graphic novel that she never finished, which was inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s The Tinderbox, and that totally sparked my imagination. It was a post-apocalyptic fantasy fairytale and I said, “This ...

Pioneering fairytale author Madame d'Aulnoy back in print after centuries

The Observer 21 Dec 2020
Ask anyone familiar with fairytales or any scholar about the best classical fairytales, they will generally only name men – Charles Perrault, the Brothers Grimm, and Hans Christian Andersen,” said the academic Jack Zipes, who introduces and translates the collection.

Free entry to Sharjah museums for UAE National Day

Gulf Daily News 01 Dec 2020
  ...   ...   ...   ... A Journey in Photography”, the ‘A Century in Flux Highlights from the Barjeel Art FoundationChapter II’ exhibition, Sharjah Art Museum's Modern and Contemporary Arab Art Collection exhibition and the Fairytales Come True. Worlds From the Imagination of Hans Christian Andersen exhibition ... .

An important chapter

Santa Barbara News-Press 24 Nov 2020
The sea witch from Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Little Mermaid” graces The Book Loft’s window as its entry in October 2019 during the Santa Ynez Valley Scarecrow Fest and Contest ... There’s a large selection downstairs, including rare books, and a museum upstairs dedicated to Danish fairytale author Hans Christian Andersen.

Commentary: The Princess and the Pea

Columbia Daily Tribune 18 Nov 2020
As a child in grade school, I remember a Danish fairytale by Hans Christian Andersen called "The Princess on the Pea" about a prince’s seemingly unsuccessful search for a princess ... In the fairytale, the small pea did not allow the princess to have a good night's sleep; she ...

Arthur Pita's Mother film release

British Theatre Guide 19 Sep 2020
Published ... Reporter ... Designer Yann Seabra dressed the space and brought the Hans Christian Andersen fairytale aspect of the piece to life ... It is a unique combination of dance and narrative based on the Hans Christian Andersen tale; it explores the relationship between a new parent and the powerful love that drives a journey to protect a child ... .

Gaza's settlers 15 years on: 'One day we will have to return'

The Jerusalem Post 13 Aug 2020
It seemed as if she was the only person around the table who could have felt as I did, like the small boy in the Hans Christian Andersen fairytale “The Emperor’s New Clothes.” Except that unlike that boy who was the only one to note the emperor had no clothes, I feared to blurt out my convictions ... What will you do then?” ... .

Denmark’s Little Mermaid vandalised

Dawn 04 Jul 2020
We are investigating the case.” The Little Mermaid, inspired by a character in Danish poet and author Hans Christian Andersen’s 1837 fairytale of the same name, is a 175-kilogram (385-pound) statue by sculptor Edvard Eriksen ... Andersen centre at the University of Southern Denmark, told broadcaster TV2.

Copenhagen's Little Mermaid branded 'racist fish' in graffiti attack

The Guardian 03 Jul 2020
Expert on Hans Christian Andersen says it is ‘hard to see what is racist’ about fairytale ...

Danish police investigate after ‘racist fish’ is scrawled on Little Mermaid statue

The Irish Times 03 Jul 2020
Denmark woke up on Friday to the words “racist fish” scrawled across the base of the Little Mermaid, the bronze statue honouring Hans Christian Andersen’s famous fairytale which perches on a rock in the sea off a pier in Copenhagen.