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Dublin Gate Theatre

Overview
Works: 139 works in 224 publications in 2 languages and 1,931 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Audio adaptations  Live sound recordings  Radio plays  Radio adaptations  Fiction  Juvenile works  Musical settings 
Roles: Performer, Producer, Actor
Classifications: PR2823, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Dublin Gate Theatre
 
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King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1993 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lear, the King of Britain, has three daughters. Wishing to ease himself of the burden of rule, he determines to divide his kingdom between them, giving the largest share to she who can say she loves him the best
Marieluise ; The time of the Tortoise by Kerstin Specht( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare's Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

9 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth, driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself and begins a violent reign of terror. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Recording )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An audio production of William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar
Richard Gordon presents Orson Welles' Ghost story by Orson Welles( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Bogdanovich introduces the newly restored version of Orson Welles' film "Return to Glennascaul," a tale of a young man who is haunted by two mysterious women he drives home one night
The home place by Brian Friel( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1878. The widowed Christopher Gore, his son David and their housekeeper Margaret, the woman with whom they are both in love, live at The Lodge in Ballybeg. But in this era of unrest at the dawn of Home Rule, their seemingly serene life is threatened by the arrival of Christopher's English cousin, who unwittingly ignites deep animosity among the villagers of Ballybeg. 'The Home Place' premiered at the Gate Theatre, Dublin, in February 2005
Othello by William Shakespeare( Recording )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Dublin Gate Theatre condensed version of the tragedy, starring Micheal MacLiammoir in the title role
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Recording )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play is about an idyllic romance, full of happy love and an optimistic philosophy of simple goodness.--
William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Recording )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1983 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Shakespear's most controversial play, the opposing values of justice and mercy must be resolved. Antonio promises money to help his friend Bassanio woo Portia. He borrows the sum needed from the cruel Shylock, but there will be a dreadful penalty if the loan is not repaid."--Container
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare( Recording )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lovely Viola disguises herself as a young man and quickly falls in love with the Duke she serves. The Duke in turn sends the disguised Viola to woo his lady - the fiesty and impetuous Olivia. Olivia becomes smitten with the young man Viola impersonates, and all careens to a happy resolution by the play's end
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1983 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hamlet, set in Denmark, tells the story of the titular prince and his supposed madness after his uncle Claudius kills his father, marries his mother, and takes the throne. Shakespeare's most popular and most performed play, Hamlet has spawned countless interpretations and continues to intrigue audiences with its timeless themes of revenge and moral corruption"--Container
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Recording )

3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unabridged
William Shakespeare's The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Recording )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Padua holds many suitors for the hand of fair Bianca, but Bianca may not be married until her spinster sister Kate is wed. Could any man be rash enough to take Kate on? The witty adventurer Petruchio undertakes the task. While he sets about transforming Kate from foul-tempered termagant to loving wife, young Lucentio and his clever servant Tranio plot to win Bianca. The result is a sparkling comedy of self-delusion and disguise, set in the context of a play within a play"--Container
Port authority by Conor McPherson( )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conor McPherson is one of the leading figures in Irish contemporary drama. His look at life in a village pub, The Weir, was premiered in Dublin and then ran for over a year in the West End and Broadway. Port authority was his next play. Three Dublin men of differing ages simply telling their stories to the audience. It is a spare document, but the wit, insight and pathos so skilfully woven by this major dramatist makes it unforgettable
Hilton Edwards in King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an adaptation of the Dublin Gate Theatre production of King Lear, William Shakespeare's play about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters
Michael MacLiammoir in Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hilton Edwards in The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Recording )

in English and Slave and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tempest by William Shakespeare( Recording )

in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cutting-edge composer Thomas Ades follows up his successful opera Powder Her Face with an ambitious interpretation of Shakespeare's The Tempest
Hilton Edwards and Micheál MacLiammóir in Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Recording )

in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Lawlor at the Gate : commemorating Tom Lawlorʹs photographs at the Gate Theatre, Dublin, Ireland by Tom Lawlor( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Marieluise ; The time of the Tortoise
Alternative Names
Gate Theatre

Gate Theatre (Dublin, Ireland)

Languages
English (105)

Slave (1)

Covers
The home placePort authorityAll for Hecuba; an Irish theatrical autobiographyThe boys : a double biographyThe boys : a biography of Micheál MacLíammóir and Hilton Edwards