the curtain falls

the curtain falls

The end (of something) comes. When the curtain falls on the company after 50 years of business, a lot of people will be left jobless.
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He consents without a murmur, all join in a joyful chorus, and the curtain falls upon the lovers kneeling to receive Don Pedro's blessing in attitudes of the most romantic grace.
The instant she had let the curtain fall behind her, I flung a garment on my shoulders and a pair of slippers on my feet.
The participating teams will rest on Tuesday, with the first to play fourth and second with the third in the semi-finals on Wednesday, while the curtain falls on Thursday, when the losers in the semi-finals will play for the bronze medal, while the winners play for first place and the gold medal.
So the curtain falls on the long, successful and colourful career of a supreme horseman, known in the jockeys' room as "Alice" and described by his long-term mentor and friend Noel Meade as "a marvellous jockey and a special man".
AS the curtain falls on Steven Gerrard's illustrious Liverpool career, LFC TV pays tribute to the club's departing captain in a brand new documentary.
The curtain falls on the Northern Football Alliance season this Friday (May 15) when Blyth Town face Whitley Bay A in the Bay Plastics George Dobbins League Cup final at Wheatridge Park, Seaton Delaval, kick-off 7pm.
after the curtain But just three days after the curtain falls for the last time she will tie the knot for real by marrying fiance Tony Jackson, on New Year's Eve.
Of the two, Jonathan Dewhurst: The Curtain Falls is a sequel to the same authors' Jonathan Dewhurst: The Lancashire Tragedian 1837-1913 (published in 2001) which deservedly became one of the five finalists for the Society for Theatre Research Book of the Year.
The Motorsports Marshals Club, an affiliate of the Bahrain Motor Federation, is providing the marshals, hosts the annual event as the curtain falls on the F1 race at Bahrain International Circuit, the home of the motorsport in the Middle East.
I DEFY anyone not to be standing up, dancing and clapping their hands by the time the curtain falls on Stafford Gatehouse Theatre's great rock 'n' roll pantomime.
The Paramount Bar, located in the heart of the theater district in New York, is hosting a series of monthly, late-night happy hours where customers can mingle with Broadway stars after the curtain falls.
MP Dario Franceschini said: "Today, the curtain falls on a long and painful phase of Italian political history.
There will be concerts, talks, readings, exhibitions, plays and children's events before the curtain falls on March 28 with Newcastle Cricket Club's open day.
After the Curtain Falls - Reflections on the Passing of a Spectacular Event is now on at Wolstenholme Projects.
The curtain falls on yet another customer service production.