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McKenna, Siobhán 1923-1986

Overview
Works: 131 works in 511 publications in 3 languages and 10,683 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Radio plays  Audio adaptations  War films  Romance films  Radio adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Narrator, Interviewee, Author, per, rea
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Siobhán McKenna
 
Most widely held works by Siobhán McKenna
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak( Visual )

36 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and French and held by 3,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poet and surgeon, husband and lover finds his life disrupted by war. It alters the lives of many, including Tonya, the gentle woman he marries and Lara, the woman he cannot forget
King of kings by Nicholas Ray( Visual )

42 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the life of Christ, describing certain events that took place between Romans and Jews and setting the political background for the life of Christ, and the personalities and ideas of the New Testament. Built upon a series of narrative parallels and contrasts between Jesus and Barrabas. The film portrays the thief as a rebel leader of the Jewish resistance. Unlike Jesus, who preaches a message of peace, Barrabas advocates violence as a means to an end
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare( Recording )

36 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Shakespeare Society production. The complete play in five acts
Philadelphia, here I come by Brian Friel( Visual )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home use only
Saint Joan by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

28 editions published between 1956 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Irish playwright's dramatic presentation of Joan of Arc as peasant, genius, saint and fifteenth century feminist
The playboy of the western world by J. M Synge( Recording )

20 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a man who becomes the town hero after he boasts of murdering his father
The poems of William Butler Yeats by W. B Yeats( Recording )

21 editions published between 1959 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents nineteen poems or poetic excerpts, including many of Yeats' works dealing with Ireland and the Irish
Juno and the paycock by Sean O'Casey( Recording )

19 editions published between 1955 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ulysses soliloquies of Molly and Leopold Bloom by James Joyce( Recording )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five one-act plays by W. B Yeats( Recording )

12 editions published between 1965 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Recording )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Olga, Masha, and Irina, warm and cultured young sisters who were reared in the exciting hubbub of Moscow, but have been living in the dull, gossipy backwaters of Russia for far too long. With their father's passing, and the ordinary grip of day-to-day life slowly suffocating them, the urge to return to the city with its rich and exciting life rises to a fever pitch. First performed in 1901, Three Sisters beautifully mixes humor and heartbreak and is a perennial favorite of actors and audiences alike. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Jennifer Westfeldt as Masha; Tessa Thompson as Irina; Sarah Zimmerman as Olga; Jon Hamm as Vershinin; Josh Clark as Solyony and Rode; Josh Cooke as Kulygin; Dan Donohue as Tuzenbach; Pamela Dunlap as Anfisa; Marc Halsey as Fedotik; Rebecca Mozo as Natasha; Robert Pine as Chebutykin and Ferapont; Reid Scott as Andrei
The chairs by Eugène Ionesco( Recording )

11 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farcical tragedy about a 95-year-old man and his 94-year-old wife whose solitary life on an island is changed by a party full of "guest."
Finnegans wake by James Joyce( Recording )

17 editions published between 1959 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Publican Humprhey Chimpden Earwicker, his ever-loving wife Anna Livia Plurabelle, their daughter Isobel and twin sons Shem and Shaun represent all humanity. The novel is a dream (their dream?) and also a gloss on Irish and world history" -- Publisher
Poems by W. B Yeats( Recording )

7 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The James Joyce audio collection by James Joyce( Recording )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents selections from "Ulysses," "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man," and "Finnegans Wake," with readers including the author himself in a recording remastered from a 1924 gramophone disc
Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe( Recording )

7 editions published between 1958 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictieve autobiografie van een alleenstaand meisje dat, op jeugdige leeftijd verleid, van kwaad tot erger vervalt en na verschillende huwelijken en liaisons en een gevangenisstraf gedeporteerd wordt naar Virginia
Chinese fairy tales by Isabelle C Chang( Recording )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of Chinese fairy tales
The collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter by Katherine Anne Porter( Recording )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Siobhan McKenna reads four of the exceptional short stories that won the author both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award
Siobhán McKenna reading Irish poetry( Recording )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le morte d'Arthur Launcelot and Guenever by Thomas Malory( Recording )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
MacKenna Siobhan 1923-1986

Mc Kenna Siobhan 1923-1986

Siobhán McKenna irische Filmschauspielerin und Theaterschauspielerin

Siobhán McKenna irländsk skådespelare

Siobhán McKenna irsk skodespelar

Siobhán McKenna irsk skuespiller

Siobhán Nic Cionnaith

Languages
English (268)

German (11)

French (1)

Covers
King of kingsTwelfth NightThe playboy of the western worldThe James Joyce audio collectionThe collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter