Some articles on snow maiden, snow:
... The Snow Maiden A Spring Fairy Tale is an opera in four acts with a prologue by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, composed during 1880–1881 ... The Snow Maiden may also refer to The Snow Maiden, an 1873 play by Aleksander Ostrovsky, which inspired the opera "The Snow Maiden", incidental music composed in 1873 ...
... Snow Maiden calls on her mother, Spring-Beauty, who appears from a lake surrounded by flowers ... Before Snow Maiden can enter the protection of the forest, Mizgir appears ... Before the Tsar Mizgir presents Snow Maiden as his bride ...
... A version of a folk tale about a girl made of snow and named Snegurka (Snezhevinochka Снегурка (Снежевиночка)) was published in 1869 by Alexander Afanasyev in the ... version, childless Russian peasants Ivan and Marya made a snow doll, which became alive ... This version of the story was made into a play The Snow Maiden by Aleksandr Ostrovsky, with incidental music by Tchaikovsky in 1873 ...
Famous quotes containing the words maiden and/or snow:
“The Maiden caught me in the Wild,
Where I was dancing merrily;
She put me into her Cabinet
And Lockd me up with a golden Key.”
—William Blake (17571827)
“Nature has no mercy at all. Nature says, Im going to snow. If you have on a bikini and no snowshoes, thats tough. I am going to snow anyway.”
—Maya Angelou (b. 1928)