Who is Bergere?
Bergere is the wife of Knute Erickson.
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Bergere a.k.a. Bergère is a fictional character from 1996 film More.
Bergere a.k.a. Bergère: A bergère is an enclosed upholstered French armchair with an upholstered back and armrests on upholstered frames. The seat frame is over-upholstered, but the rest of the wooden framing is exposed: it may be moulded or carved, and of beech, painted or gilded, or of fruitwood, walnut or mahogany with a waxed finish. Padded elbowrests may stand upon the armrests. A bergère is fitted with a loose, but tailored, seat cushion. It is designed for lounging in comfort, with a deeper, wider seat than that of a regular fauteuil, though the bergères by Bellangé in the White House are more formal. A bergère in the eighteenth century was essentially a meuble courant, designed to be moved about to suit convenience, rather than being ranged permanently formally along the walls as part of the decor.
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Alarums & Excursions (1996)
Our Theatres in the Nineties by Charles Marowitz
It brings to mind the old saw that there is nothing "mere" about entertainment and the fact is the gusto, fluidity, and choreographic invention that sustains Folks Bergere is a real achievement wherever one might encounter it. The current version ...
Le Pas d"Armes de la Bergere is a book which will delight all readers of Sir Walter Scott, for it is a transcription from a MS. containing an account in verse of one of those extraordinary spectacles which that Royal entrepreneur and mediaeval ...
Hotels, Casinos, Restaurants, Major Family Attractions - And More! by Jason Rich
Shows and Attractions The primary shows offered at this resort include Folies Bergere, The Magic of Rick Thomas, The Tropicana Bird Show, AirPlay, and The Comedy Stop. Folies Bergere is a classic Las Vegas–style variety show that's.
by Newnham-Davis (Lieut.-Col., Nathaniel)
The Folies Bergere is a comfortable house with seats well arranged. A favourite portion of the hall is the " terrasse " with little tables, the charge for seats there being 1 fr. 50 c. There is also a one-franc promenade. In the middle of the Markets, ...
Hon Bergere has assumed the role of Mile. Marie De Deau, in A Broken Idol, at the Whitney, In place of Miss Gertrude Des Roche, who has retired from the cast. Mile. Bergere Is a Viennese, speaks five languages and Is dlstsnt relative of Mme .
The Connoisseur (1904)
by James Thomas Herbert Baily
The ebony chair with cane sides and seat is called Bergere, this being the name given to that style, not that of a maker. It is English, of late eighteenth century ; worth £4. B. W., Plumstead. — The oak sideboard is of the Jacobean period, and ...
A Cultural Encyclopedia by Beverly Chico
BERGERE (SHEPHERDESS) HAT The bergere, or shepherdess hat, also known as the “milkmaid,” is a shallow- crowned, wide-brimmed straw hat decorated with ribbons and sometimes flowers, usually worn over a white cap and tied under ...
Lubrie Hill wrote the music and lyrics for the Folies Bergere of New York. Among the colored plays is “ Dr. Beans From Boston,” a musical play in three acts written by S. H. Dudley and ...
by William Lines Hubbard
Bergere Chatelaine, La (The Lady of the Manor as a Shepherdess) — French comic opera in three acts, music by Auber, text by Planard, produced at Paris in 1820. La Bergere Chatelaine was Auber's first operatic success; it attracted Scribe's ...
by Vincent Terrace
the mother of the never-seen psychotic youngster, Moose Charlotte Rae George; a homosexual Lee Bergere Gordon; a homoexual Henry Calvert Executive producer: Rod Parker Producer: Norman Lear, Ron Clark, Gene Marcione Director: ...
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Scrabble value of B3E1R1G2E1R1E1
The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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