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Appel, Libby 1937-

Overview
Works: 45 works in 57 publications in 1 language and 2,254 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Study guides  Comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  History  Graphic novels  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Producer, Director, Interviewee
Classifications: PR2819.A2, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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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( )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 1,446 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 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's lovers : a text for performance and analysis by William Shakespeare( Book )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with discussion questions, role-playing scenarios, and other study activities
The cherry orchard and other plays by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of the passing of the old order in Russia, as an artistocratic family learns their land has been sold to a peasant
The seagull a play in four acts by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exploration of the relationships between a young woman, a fading older lady, her playwright son and a popular author. Trepleff, a youthful aspiring writer dreams of bringing new forms to the theatre while Irina Arkadina, Trepleff's self-centered mother, an accomplished actress, derides her son's ambitions
Five Chekhov plays : new versions by Libby Appel( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 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
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An annotated edition of Shakespeare's tragicomedy in which an unjust Viennese deputy offers to lift a death sentence from a young woman's brother in return for sexual favors from her; also includes essays on Shakespeare's theatrical world and his texts, and a scholarly introduction
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 side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character
Women in theatre ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Libby Appel discusses her career with Newsday theatre critic Linda Winer. Appel is artistic director of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, which attracts large audiences from the West Coast of the United States. Appel speaks about her early interest and education in the theatre, running a Shakespeare Festival that performs more modern and classicn plays than Shakespearean ones, the challenges of maintaining a resident company in a fairly remote location, and her desire to produce an "American" Shakespeare
1991-1992: The Gin Game ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
From left: Jon Farris as Weller and Rosemary Prinz as Fonsia
Miss Evers' boys ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1991-1992: The Gin Game ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
From left: Jon Farris as Weller and Rosemary Prinz as Fonsia
1990-1991: The Early Girl ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
From left: Elizabeth Norment as Jean and Elizabeth Rainey as Lily
1991-1992: The Gin Game ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
From left: Rosemary Prinz as Fonsia and Jon Farris as Weller
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1991-1992: The Gin Game ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
From left: Jon Farris as Weller and Rosemary Prinz as Fonsia
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
King Henry V by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This new edition features a section on recent stage, film & critical interpretations of the play. Andrew Gurr highlights the debate over how the play should be read, placing the apparent contradictions in the context of Elizabethan thought
Les blancs ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Languages
English (33)
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