WorldCat Identities

Henry, Martha

Works: 110 works in 248 publications in 2 languages and 3,664 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Children's films  Juvenile works  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  History  Children's television programs  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Editor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Martha Henry
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 2,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Shirley makes the transition from an impetuous orphan to an outspoken young teacher
The republic of love( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about the barriers facing lovers in the 21st century
Eugene O'Neill's long day's journey into night( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This critically acclaimed production of Eugene O'Neill's autobiographical drama of a morphine-addicted mother and her tragic family unfolds over the course of a single day as the Tyrone family unflinchingly confronts its oldest, most haunting secrets. At the center of that maelstrom of blame, anger, and self-deception are moments of incredible compassion, pity, and love--and, behind it all, the profound tragedy that binds the family together. This classic translates to the screen with luminous warmth, resulting in a production that ranks high among screen adaptations of major stage works
Women and spirituality : the goddess trilogy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exploration of the history, repression and resurgence of the women's spirituality movement
The Burning Times( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth look at the witch persecutions that swept through Europe during the Middle Ages. Of those killed, 85 percent were women. An exploration of the process whereby the old pagan communities were destroyed by Church authorities, fear, and misogny
Goddess Remembered( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary examines pre-Christian goddess-worshiping religions. Incorporating the work of archaeologist Marija Gimbutas, art historian Merlin Stone, and scholars Jean Bolen, Charlene Spretnak and Starhawk, it offers insights into these ancient cultures and explores the contemporary women's spirituality movement inspired by them. Links the loss of goddess-centered societies with today's environmental crisis
Clean by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lee Hauser and Emily Wang are washed up. After several years of rock star fame in the 80s, Lee no longer has a recording contract-the carefree life, the easy money is gone. When Lee overdoses in a Canadian motel room, Emily is arrested and imprisoned. Starting over in Paris, Emily is broke, while old rock 'n' roll friends blame her for Lee's death. She is determined to establish a relationship with her son Jay, parked with Lee's parents in Vancouver since infancy. If she stays clean -- is she capable of seizing the opportunity that destiny now offers?
Letter from Wingfield farm by Dan Needles( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A one-man play describing the adventures and misadventures of Walt Wingfield, a stock broker turned farmer, whose eternal optimism is constantly challenged by the problems of life in the country as he tries to combine Bay Street corporate strategy with farming
H2O by Ralph Steiner( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From assassination to corruption, a nation drowns in conspiracy ... On the eve of testy discussions with the U.S. Secretary of State, Prime Minister Matthew McLaughlin is killed in an accident. His son, Tom McLaughlin (Paul Gross), returns to Canada to attend his father's funeral where he delivers a eulogy that stirs the public and propels him into politics and ultimately the Prime Minister's office. The investigation into his father's death, however, reveals that it was no accident, raising the possibility of assassination. The trail of evidence triggers a series of events that uncovers a shocking plot to sell one of Canada's most valuable resources - water."--CBC shop Website
Tale of the bird by André Prévost( Recording )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Rex by Timothy Findley( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this daring and original production of Timothy Findley's Governor-General Award winning play, William Shakespeare and the formidable Queen Elizabeth I are brought together in a remarkable encounter on the night of April 22, 1616--the night the queen's lover will be executed by the queen's decree
Billy at bat by Martha Henry( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancing in the dark( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After twenty years of marriage, Edna Cormick has crafted a life of dedication to her husband. Her simple life is completely undone by one phone call
The goddess trilogy( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pt. 1 looks at goddess-worshipping religions of the ancient past, linking the loss of goddess-centered societies with today's environmental crisis. Pt. 2 discusses the witch-hunts in Europe, with false accusations and trials which led to massive torture and burnings at the stake, and ultimately to the destruction of an organic way of life, presenting the theory that widespread violence against women and neglect of our environment can be traced back to those times. In Pt. 3, authors, teachers, social activists and feminists explore manifestations of contemporary women's spirituality in the Western world, envisioning a sustainable future where domination is replaced with respect
Glory enough for all : the discovery of insulin( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatizes the story of country doctor Fred Banting and his project to isolate insulin, the substance that would eventually save the life of Elizabeth Hughes, the young daughter of the U.S. Secretary of State, and that of thousands of other diabetics. Examines Banting's frustrations and his often-strained relationships with J.J.R. MacLeod, his patron at the University of Toronto, Charles Best, his partner and research assistant, and James Collip, the biochemist who worked with them
Infinite variety : women in Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pat Quigley, education liaison of the Stratford Festival in Stratford, Ontario, interviews five actresses about their experiences playing women in Shakespeare's plays. Includes black & white footage of stage stills of each actress in various roles
A moon for the misbegotten by Eugene O'Neill( )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dining room : a play by A. R Gurney( )

7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play is set in the dining room of a typical well-to-do household, the place where the family assembled daily for breakfast and dinner and for any and all special occasions. The action is comprised of a mosaic of interrelated scenes - some funny, some touching, some rueful - which, taken together, create an in-depth portrait of a vanishing species: the upper-middle class WASP
To whom it may concern! by Martha Henry( Book )

2 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir by John Murrell( Recording )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radio play, based on the life of Sarah Bernhardt. Bernhardt is spending her last summer off the coast of Brittany. While writing her memoirs, she realizes her memory is fading, so she forces her secretary Georges Pitou to enact the notable personalities she has met in her life
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Alternative Names
Martha Henry American-born Canadian actress

Martha Henry Canadees actrice

Martha Henry canadisk skuespiller

Martha Henry kanadensisk skådespelare

Martha Henry kanadisk skodespelar

Martha Henry kanadisk skuespiller

Марта Генри