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Appel, Libby 1937-

Overview
Works: 46 works in 65 publications in 1 language and 2,498 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Tragedies (Drama)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Outlines and syllabi  Film adaptations  Comedy plays  History  Made-for-TV movies  Melodrama  Television adaptations 
Roles: Author, Producer, Director, Adapter, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PR2824.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Libby Appel
 
Most widely held works by Libby Appel
Mask characterization : an acting process by Libby Appel( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's women : a playscript for performance and analysis by William Shakespeare( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's lovers : a text for performance and analysis by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five Chekhov plays : new versions by Libby Appel( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A distinctive trademark of our new versions of Chekhov's plays is our inclusion of certain variants that have rarely been incorporated into American translations of Chekhov's work. Chekhov, like all Russian playwrights of the period, experienced government censorship of his manuscripts in which politically or socially controversial lines and ideas were required to be cut or changed ... Fortunately, these early cuts and additions were preserved and published in a Soviet-era Chekhov collection I used to create my literal translations. Libby then selected the variants she feld would be most compatible with our adaptations and included them in the text ..."--Allison Horsley, page xi
Shakespeare's women : a playscript for performance and analysis by Libby Appel( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cherry orchard by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mamet discusses the real theme of Chekhov's play and presents his own version of the story in which a Russian aristocratic family is forced to sell its estate to the son of a peasant
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cruel Angelo is left in charge of Vienna when the Duke pretends to leave town. He revives an old law against fornication and sentences Claudio to death for seducing Juliet, Claudio's betrothed. Claudio's sister, Isabella, pleads for his life and Angelo offers to spare him in exchange for her virginity. His corruption and severity are punished when the Duke reveals that he has witnessed it all. --From publisher's description
The Sea gull = Chaika : a comedy in four acts by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic comedy-drama depicting man's propensity for destroying those he is close to. The main protagonists are Trepleff, the youthful aspiring writer who dreams of bringing new forms to the theatre and Irina Arkadina, Trepleff's self-centered mother, an accomplished actress, who derides her son's ambitions
The cherry orchard by Michael Cacoyannis( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame Ranevskaya returns to her decaying estate in pre-Revolutionary Russia after an exile in Paris. The estate and its beloved cherry orchard are threatened by Ranevskaya's financial problems, and no one seems able to do anything about it
Les blancs( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with full original text
1991-1992: The Gin Game( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

From left: Rosemary Prinz as Fonsia and Jon Farris as Weller
1991-1992: The Gin Game( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

From left: Jon Farris as Weller and Rosemary Prinz as Fonsia
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Miss Evers' boys( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Inter/face, the actor and the mask by Libby Appel( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Explores the use of masks to help theater arts students develop their skills
1991-1992: The Gin Game( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

From left: Rosemary Prinz as Fonsia and Jon Farris as Weller
The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play, discusses the author and the theater of his time
1991-1992: The Gin Game( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

From left: Jon Farris as Weller and Rosemary Prinz as Fonsia
 
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Mask characterization : an acting process
Alternative Names
Libby Appel 4th artistic director:Oregon Shakespeare Festival

Languages
English (37)

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