the final curtain


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the final curtain

The end or the final part, especially after a lengthy existence. I'm afraid that after 50 years in business, this is the final curtain.
See also: curtain, final
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After that, while the audience clapped and stamped its approval and delight of the dog Caruso, Jacob Henderson would appear on the stage, bowing and smiling in stereotyped gladness and gratefulness, rest his right hand on Michael's shoulders with a play-acted assumption of comradeliness, whereupon both Henderson and Michael would bow ere the final curtain went down.
By the time the final curtain fell and he passed out into the open air he had perceived some of the difficulties of the case.
Called A Night at the Movies- The Final Curtain , the performance - conducted by music director Andrew Berryman - will feature some of the most well-known orchestral music ever written for film: from the iconic Star Wars title theme, the swashbuckling Pirates of the Caribbean , Offenbach's toe-tapping Can-Can from Moulin Rouge , the tear-jerker Ladies in Lavender theme and Strauss' hilarious Die Fledermaus opera overture used in Tom & Jerry's A Night at the Hollywood Bowl.
SADLY, the final curtain has come down on the little cheeky chappie we all loved and knew best as Cheggers.
The End of The End (15) will follow the Aston supergroup as they prepared to bring down the final curtain on their year-long farewell tour.
SIR BRADLEY WIGGINS takes the final curtain in his birthplace tonight - but he may yet have an encore.
Let's hope that the very expensive curtain over the front of this once magnificent building is indeed the final curtain regarding public funding for the project.
Truman," Spanish filmmaker Cese Gay's wise, wistful and well-observed film about two friends enjoying a final reunion in the shadow of impending death, is by turns amusing and affecting --and quite often both at once --as it focuses on a middle-aged actor's efforts to put his affairs in order before he faces the final curtain.
Comedy parts were well delivered - this was maintained through the show to a rousing long ovation from the audience at the final curtain.
THE final curtain fell on Poirot's last case last night, and fans must begin to mourn for their favourite Belgian detective.
Backed up by a wonderful orchestra, the entire experience had the whole audience on their feet cheering long after the final curtain.
London, Nov 22( ANI ): Ace driver Michael Schumacher has believed he would enjoy bringing the final curtain down on his Formula One career.
Foursight Theatre's Bette & Joan: The Final Curtain takes us back to the golden age of movies.
IT'S the final curtain as Birmingham Rep closes its doors for a change of scenery.
In Akron, Ohio, the final curtain fell on the Carousel Dinner Theatre after 35 years of serving food and musical theatre.