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Dublin Gate Theatre

Overview
Works: 145 works in 219 publications in 2 languages and 1,938 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Audio adaptations  Radio adaptations  Radio plays  Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Radio programs 
Roles: Performer, Producer, Actor
Classifications: PR2807, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Dublin Gate Theatre
 
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Most widely held works by Dublin Gate Theatre
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

Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

9 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization (with and without commentary) of Shakespeare's tragedy of prophecy, ambition, and royal murder set in medieval Scotland
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Recording )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An audio production of William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

5 editions published between 1960 and 1993 in English and held by 75 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
Richard Gordon presents Orson Welles' Ghost story by Orson Welles( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 69 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
Othello by William Shakespeare( Recording )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Dublin Gate Theatre condensed version of the tragedy, starring Micheal MacLiammoir in the title role
The home place by Brian Friel( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 57 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
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Recording )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and held by 55 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 54 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 53 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 49 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 45 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."
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Port authority by Conor McPherson( )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 28 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 22 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 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

in English and Slave and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tempest by William Shakespeare( Recording )

in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Prospero and Miranda after they are set adrift and wind up on an enchanted island
Hilton Edwards and Micheál MacLiammóir in Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Recording )

in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Marieluise ; The time of the Tortoise
Alternative Names
Gate Theatre

Gate Theatre (Dublin, Ireland)

Languages
English (104)

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