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The New Moon was a rock music venue in Paris during the 1990's.Noir D├ęsir,the French Lovers,Mano Negra,the Naked Apes of Reason were a few of the many groups who performed.The building was formerly the Nouvelle Athens,where the Impressionist gathered at the end of the 19th century.The New Moon was situated in the red light district of Pigalle. Noir Désir is a French rock band, currently on hiatus. ... The Nouvelle Athens was a cafe on place Piglle in Paris,France. ...

  • [1]The Nouvelle Athens in 1925
  • [2]Distruction of the New Moon

The New Moon is also operetta with music by Sigmund Romberg and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, Frank Mandel and Laurence Schwab. It opened on Broadway at the Imperial Theatre on September 19, 1928, ran for 509 performances, and closed at the Casino Theatre on December 14, 1929. Operetta (literally, little opera) is a performance art-form similar to opera, though it generally deals with less serious topics. ... Sigmund Romberg (July 29, 1887 – November 9, 1951) was a Jewish composer best known for his operettas. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... Broadway theatre is often considered the highest professional form of theatre in the United States. ... The Imperial Theater can also refer to the Imperial Garden Theater in Tokyo, Japan The Imperial Theater was the Schubert brothers fiftieth theater in New York City. ... September 19 is the 262nd day of the year (263rd in leap years). ... 1928 (MCMXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... December 14 is the 348th day of the year (349th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1929 (MCMXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ...


The plot concerns a French chevalier and revolutionist living in New Orleans in 1792 under an assumed named and on the run from the French authorities. The protagonist works for his love interest's father, is arrested by French monarchists, escapes and sets up house on an island with his new wife and is ultimately pardoned by the new Republican French government. ... The term Revolutionary is some what vague and may be thought to be relative to the context it is used in. ... New Orleans is the largest city in the state of Louisiana, United States of America. ... 1792 was a leap year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ...


The plot is generally considered secondary to the wondrous music of Sigmund Romberg.


A 1930 film starred Grace Moore and Lawrence Tibbett and was a rework of the plot set in Russia. The 1940 film, starred Jeanette MacDonald and Nelson Eddy and remained relatively faithful to the stage work. 1930 (MCMXXX) is a common year starting on Wednesday. ... Grace Moore photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1933 Mary Willie Grace Moore (December 5, 1898 - January 26, 1947) was an American operatic soprano and actress. ... Lawrence Mervil Tibbett (November 16, 1896 - July 15, 1960) was an American actor and singer. ... 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1940 calendar). ... Jeanette MacDonald Jeanette MacDonald (June 18, 1903 – January 14, 1965) was a singer and actress best known for her film duets with Nelson Eddy, in films such as Naughty Marietta (1935) and Rose-Marie (1936). ... Nelson Eddy Nelson Ackerman Eddy (born June 29, 1901; died March 6, 1967) was an American singer and film actor. ...


City Center Encores presented a semi-staged revival at City Center in New York City in March of 2003. The Encores production was presented during the run-up to the Iraq War and was the scene of an unlikely controversy when during the five performances the audience responded loudly to the line "One can be loyal to one's country while disagreeing with one's leaders" with loud applause and cheers and then boos in reaction to the cheers. Downtown Honolulu in Hawaii, United States, an example of an urban downtown district Central business district (CBD) and downtown are terms referring to the commercial heart of a city. ... Nickname: The Big Apple Official website: City of New York Government Counties (Boroughs) Bronx (The Bronx) New York (Manhattan) Queens (Queens) Kings (Brooklyn) Richmond (Staten Island) Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Geographical characteristics Area Total 468. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Combatants Republic of Iraq (Saddam Hussein regime), Baath Loyalists, Iraqi insurgency United States, United Kingdom, Coalition of the Willing, New Iraqi Army For other uses, see Iraq war (disambiguation) The Iraq War (2003-present) is an ongoing conflict in Iraq, which began with the 2003 invasion of Iraq, and...


Songs

  • Stouthearted Men
  • Lover, Come Back to Me
  • Softly as in a Morning Sunrise
  • Wanting You
  • One Kiss
  • Marianne

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New moon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (871 words)
New Moon is often considered to occur at the time of the appearance of the first visible crescent of the Moon, after conjunction with the Sun.
The astronomical New Moon, sometimes known as the dark moon to avoid confusion, occurs by definition at the moment of conjunction in ecliptic longitude with the Sun, when the Moon is invisible from the Earth.
The New Moon is the beginning of the month in lunar calendars such as the Muslim calendar, and in lunisolar calendars such as the Hebrew calendar, Buddhist calendar, and Chinese calendar.
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