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And now, while they are climbing the pole in another part of the field, and muzzling in a flour-tub in another, the old farmer whose house, as has been said, overlooks the field, and who is master of the revels, gets up the steps on to the stage, and announces to all whom it may concern that a half-sovereign in money will be forthcoming to the old gamester who breaks most heads; to which the Squire and he have added a new hat.
Those two, at any rate, look like enjoying the day's revel.
And one by one dropped the revellers in the blood-bedewed halls of their revel, and died each in the despairing posture of his fall.
Me loves Parpar," said the artful one, preparing to climb the paternal knee and revel in forbidden joys.
The Masters of the Revels and Elizabeth I's Court Theatre.
India, March 19 -- Digit Event Promotional Feature: Revels, the cultural fest of Manipal Institute of Technology, is where the engineering youth of India get to live out alternate lives for a week: the electronics student gets to rock out on stage to Metallica, the computer science girl gets the crowd going with her dynamic hip-hop moves, and the quiet guy with the good notes from the mechanical department can release his inner van Gogh.
Tuning into any Sky golf production is a bit like opening a packet of Revels, though, because you never know what you are going to get.
Brown, also known as Revels, was convicted last month of the double murder of Andrew, 19, and 18- year-old David, who has their throats cut on an isolated country road in Tandragee, Co Armagh, in February 2000.
Munro moves swiftly past the idea of the author, arguing that "Queen's Revels plays were created not only by the dramatists, but also through the ideas and desires of the company's shareholders, licenser, patrons, actors, and audience" (165).
The Children of the Queen's Revels has suffered unfortunate scholarly neglect over the years, with far more sustained critical attention being directed toward Shakespeare's company, the Lord Chamberlain's Men (later the King's Men).
The Children of the Queen's Revels By Lucy Munro Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005