WorldCat Identities

Sherman, Martin

Works: 51 works in 156 publications in 9 languages and 7,034 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Children's films  Children's television programs  Motion pictures  Animated television programs 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Librettist, Actor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Martin Sherman
Most widely held works by Martin Sherman
Bent by Martin Sherman( Book )

27 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play dramatizes the plight of homosexuals in Nazi Germany. Singing, 2 acts, 11 scenes, 11 men, 4 interiors, 3 exteriors
Mrs. Henderson presents by Judi Dench( Visual )

6 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A well-to-do widow purchases the Windmill Theatre in London's West End which becomes known for its nude revues
Thomas & friends. the movie by W Awdry( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Steamies and the Diesels face off in this action-packed movie adventure! When a fire breaks out on the Island of Sodor, two new firefighting engines, Flynn and Belle, join Thomas and Percy to save the day! When Thomas starts spending all his time with Sodor's newest heroes, Percy is left feeling alone. Diesel sees this and invites Percy to the Dieselworks, where Percy is made to feel special by none other than the master of mischief Diesel 10!
Thomas & friends. the movie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When trouble strikes at the Blue Mountain Quarry, Thomas is sent to help his Narrow Gauge engine friends. While shunting and hauling, he catches a glimpse of a small engine trying to hide, yet no one will provide any clues to the engine's identity. Thomas is determined to get to the bottom of the mystery, but discovering the truth is harder than he imagined! Will Thomas be able to save his new friend? Or will the mysterious engine be sent away from Sodor forever?
Thomas & friends( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through mud, garbage and muck, Thomas and his engine friends show that being really useful can be a dirty job! See James turn into the Really Muddy Engine, and Thomas get showered with garbage. Watch Peter Sam make a big mess trying to keep things on track, as Thomas creates chaos with the crows and much, much more. Join Thomas and the Steam Team as they make the best of the mess in these exciting muddy and mucky adventures!
Thomas & friends( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The sky's the limit for fun & adventure! Thomas and Percy have a special Special as they try and try again to bring balloons to Mr. Bubbles' Big Balloon Show. At the Children's Steam Fair, Emily learns there are great rewards -- and laughs -- in helping others, Kevin tries his hook at Hide and Peep, and Thomas has a wonky whistle! Up, up and away for exciting adventure\s with Thomas & Friends!"--Container
Thomas & friends( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The engines on the Island of Sodor find themselves in some sticky and slippery situations. Thomas and Butch are stuck in a bind when they don't fully listen to directions. Spencer gets lost in the fog but learns he can actually be Spencer the Helpful. Gordon must swallow his pride after dropping the Lion of Sodor in the mucky, muddy river, and Edward shows Charlie there's a time to be really fun and a time to be really useful
Roman spring of Mrs. Stone( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen Stone, a fading actress, is suddenly widowed. She decides to leave the stage and moves to Rome where she leads a comfortable but lonely life. Her friend, the Contessa, introduces her to a handsome young man who is interested in Karen and in her ability to take care of him
Rose by Martin Sherman( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Sherman's monologue play is a sharply detailed portrait of an elderly Jewish woman, the Rose of the title, remembering an extraordinary life, and providing an affecting reminder of some of the events that shaped the 20th century. Rose is a survivor. Her remarkable life began in a tiny Russian village, took her to Warsaw's ghettos and a ship called The Exodus, and finally to the boardwalks of Atlantic City, the Arizona canyons and salsa-flavoured nights in Miami beach. Now she is sitting shivah, and remembering her life, sometimes with piercing clarity and always with sincerity. 'Rose' premiered in 1999 at the Royal National Theatre London
Messiah by Martin Sherman( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the story of a 17th century Sephardic Rabbi widely greeted as the Messiah, Martin Sherman examines religious fanaticism and obsessive orthodoxy through the eyes of the intelligent, analytical Rachel. This complex, potent play begins in Yultishk, a small village on what was once the Ukrainian border of Poland which was viciously pillaged by Cossacks seventeen years ago. Rachel lives there with her mother Rebecca, who has been silent ever since the raid. The whole village is turned upside down by the rumours about the coming of the Messiah to Constantinople, and Rachel finds herself uprooting her life and her belief in the hope of a new world. 'Messiah' was first performed in 1982 at Hampstead Theatre, London
Bent by Sean Mathias( Visual )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the treatment of homosexuals in a Nazi concentration camp as one prisoner tries to survive by denying his homosexuality
Aristo by Martin Sherman( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aristo is the new play by Martin Sherman that has its world premiere at the Chichester Festival from 11 September - 11 October prior to a West End transfer. It will star Robert Lindsay and Diana Quick. Based on the last years of the life of the wealthy shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis who after a notorious affair with Maria Calas married Jacqueline Kennedy, widow of US President John F. Kennedy, in 1968. The play explores his complex interwoven relationships with Calla, Kennedy and his son by Callas, Alexandros, who died in a plane crash in 1973. Based in part on Peter Evans' book Nemesi
Onassis by Martin Sherman( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commented on by a gossiping Greek chorus, 'Onassis' is a portrait of the complex and sometimes dark entanglements of powerful families, Onassis's relationship with Jacqueline and the scorned Maria, and the tragedy of his son Alexandros. Onassis himself is charming, charismatic, and inescapably sinister. The play premiered as 'Aristo' at the Chichester Festival Theatre in 2008; 'Onassis' is a revised version
Alive and kicking by Nancy Meckler( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the complicated relationship of dancer Tonio and psychotherapist Jack. Tonio's an HIV-positive, moody artist who refuses treatment as long as he can still dance. Jack counsels HIV-positive patients and has begun to show signs that the job is wearing on him
Plays: 2 : Passing by. Onassis. the Miser : a new version of the play by Molière by Martin Sherman( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some sunny day : a play by Martin Sherman( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Callas forever by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a loving tribute to what could have possibly happened at the end of Callas's life, whose death came at the age of 53. Callas was a temperamental diva. She captured all the fiery intensity of legend on and off the stage. Her tempestuous relationship with her former manager is what finally persuades her to re-launch her career, despite her fading powers
Thomas and friends: tale of the brave by Martin Sherman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a monstrous storm on the Island of Sodor, a landslide unearths some very unusual footprints. Thomas and Percy are eager to find out what could have made these marks but obstacles and danger seem to appear around every bend in the track. With the help of new friends, a little digging, and a heap of courage, they discover the surprising answer and, along the way, uncover the true meaning of bravery
Mrs. Henderson presenta( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En los años treinta, una rica viuda (Judi Dench) compra un viejo teatro londinense para montar sus propios shows, con la ayuda de un experimentado manager (Bob Hoskins). Pero entonces estalla la II Guerra Mundial, y el negocio teatral peligra
Thomas & friends 3-movie pack by Michael Angelis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas is determined to help a little green engine hiding in the tunnels at Blue Mountain Quarry; mischievous Diesel 10 makes Percy feel like a special friend in his master plan to take over Steamworks; as a reward for helping a friend in need, Thomas gets to go to the mainland, but he gets lost and finds himself on the mysterious Misty Island
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Audience level: 0.21 (from 0.08 for Thomas and ... to 0.96 for Mrs. Hende ...)

Alternative Names
Martin Sherman amerikansk manusforfattar

Martin Sherman amerikansk manusfrfattare

Martin Sherman amerikansk manusforfatter

Martin Sherman amerikansk manuskriptforfatter

Martin Sherman drammaturgo e sceneggiatore statunitense

Martin Sherman US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Dramatiker

Sherman, Martin

שרמן, מרטין

مارتن شيرمان

مارتین شرمان فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

シャーマン, マーテイン

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