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Charon, Jacques

Overview
Works: 244 works in 540 publications in 4 languages and 1,444 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Live sound recordings  Film adaptations  Biography  Television adaptations  Television comedies  Made-for-TV movies  Comedy films  Filmed plays  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Narrator, Director, Singer, Actor, Author, Performer, fmd, Restager , Thesis advisor, Film editor, Scenarist, Other
Classifications: M1500.O43, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Jacques Charon
 
Most widely held works by Jacques Charon
Lully raconté aux enfants by Paul-Louis Mignon( )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in French and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molière and the comédie française( Visual )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a brief history of the Comédie française & gives an analysis of two scenes from Molière plays, Le Misanthrope and Tartuffe
Le misanthrope by Molière( Visual )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in French and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having lost all patience with the flattery and hypocrisy of fashionable society, Alceste has vowed to speak and act only with complete sincerity. Parodoxically, he falls in love with the epitome of all that he despises: the cruel coquette Celimene. When Alceste resolves to abandon society once and for all, he invites her to accompany him but she is more in love with her frivolous lifestyle than with him
Le Misanthrope by Molière( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in French and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alceste begins as a man who loves mankind so much that he cannot brook flattery or hypocrisy and winds up withdrawing from society in disgust
Tartuffe[videorecording] by Molière( Visual )

27 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captation d'une pièce de théâtre jouée en 1973. "Tartuffe est un homme confit en fausse dévotion qui, ayant accaparé la confiance d'Orgon, voudra séduire sa femme Elmire. Ayant été joué par cette dernière, il s'efforcera de précipiter la ruine de son bienfaiteur."--Conteneur
Joan Sutherland : the greatest hits by Joan Sutherland( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in Italian and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le malade imaginaire by Molière( Visual )

21 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in French and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argon, a rich, bourgeois hypochondriac, attempts to marry his daughter Angélique to a doctor she does not love. She loves Cléante. The resolution of this conflict determines whether this family can find happiness at the hands of a tyrannical father
Le bourgeois gentilhomme = The would-be gentleman by Molière( Visual )

18 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Entertainment in the tradition of the 'Commedia Dell'arte' ; a combination of music, dance and song [performed by the Comédie Française]. ... The 'Would-Be Gentleman' in this case is adorned with an elegant dressing gown and an absurd chapeau, as he aspires to a higher station in life."--Program notes
Moi, un comédien by Jacques Charon( Book )

19 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in French and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'hygiène et le détartrage-surfaçage en parodontologie by Paul Mattout( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le bourgeois gentilhomme = The would-be gentlemen( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lively satire on the pretensions of a rich but silly man to the snobberies of the aristocracy
Le Malade imaginaire de Molière by Molière( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hypochrondriac, Argen is overcharged by his apothecary and wants his daughter to marry a doctor to care for him. Meanwhile, his second wife is trying to get his money, and his daughter has fallen in love with a man other than the one to whom she is promised. With some duplicity on the maid's part, he finds out the truth about his family and learns to cure himself
Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach( Recording )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in French and German and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierre Monteux, a master of French repertoire, conducts in this 1955 performance of Offenbach's Les Contes d'Hoffman. This Metropolitan Opera production features an all-star cast that includes Rise Stevens, Richard Tucker, Roberta Peters, and Lucine Amara
Le Malade imaginaire by Molière( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in French and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hypocondriac's illnesses puts him at the mercy of the very people who are supposed to be tending him. Moliere's last play. While playing the lead Argan in a performance, Moliere himself became mortally ill
Un fil à la patte by Pierre Sabbagh( Visual )

15 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lucette Gautier -- a beautiful yet jealous singer -- is in for a shock. Not only is her lover about to marry another woman, but Lucette herself has been invited to sing at the wedding reception ..."--Palaver Festival 2012 website
Le Tartuffe, ou, L'imposteur by Molière( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When the religious charlatan Tartuffe insinuates himself into the household of the wealthy but credulous Orgon, it is not long before he takes over, acquiring the deed to the property, disinheriting Orgon's son, and becoming betrothed to Orgon's daughter. But when clever Elmire, Orgon's wife, trips up the imposter, Orgon throws him out-only to find himself arrested and his family evicted instead. A last-minute intervention by the King restores order and metes out justice. This play was suppressed twice before permission was given to perform it freely
Les Fourberies de Scapin by Molière( )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1967 in Undetermined and French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tartuffe by Molière( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Société des Comédiens Français's production of Molière's classic drama of a man who cloaks his evil in piety and nearly succeeds in defrauding the innocent
Le bourgeois gentilhomme = The would-be gentleman : comédie-ballet en cinc actes en prose pour le divertissement du Roy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lively satire on the pretensions of a rich, but silly man to the snobberies of the aristocracy
Le malade imaginaire by Molière( Visual )

4 editions published in 1990 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Jacques Charon Frans acteur (1920-)

Jacques Charon French actor and director

Жак Шарон

Languages
French (140)

English (11)

German (2)

Italian (1)