WorldCat Identities

Charon, Jacques

Overview
Works: 260 works in 515 publications in 4 languages and 1,325 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Musical settings  Television programs 
Roles: Director, Narrator, Vocalist, Actor, Performer, Singer, Film editor, Scenarist, Other
Classifications: SDA 57438, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Jacques Charon Publications about Jacques Charon
Publications by  Jacques Charon Publications by Jacques Charon
posthumous Publications by Jacques Charon, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Jacques Charon
 
Most widely held works by Jacques Charon
Molière and the comédie française ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides a brief history of the Comédie Française and 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 106 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 97 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
Le Malade imaginaire by Molière ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in French and Undetermined and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Argon, a rich, bourgeois hypochondriac, attempts to marry his daughter Angelique to a doctor she does not love. She loves Cleante. The resolution of this conflict determines whether this family can find happiness at the hands of a tyrannical father
Joan Sutherland the greatest hits by Joan Sutherland ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in Italian and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tartuffe by Molière ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 47 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
Le Malade imaginaire de Molière by Pierre Sabbagh ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in French and English and held by 40 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
Moi, un comédien by Jacques Charon ( Book )
18 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in French and Undetermined and held by 37 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 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le bourgeois gentilhomme The would-be gentleman by Molière ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and French and held by 27 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
Le bourgeois gentilhomme The would-be gentlemen ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lively satire on the pretensions of a rich but silly man to the snobberies of the aristocracy
Un fil à la patte by Dominique Thiel ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in French and Undetermined and held by 20 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 )
3 editions published in 2008 in French and Undetermined and held by 14 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 contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in French and German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fantasy opera in 4 acts
Folle Amanda by Pierre Barillet ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1974 and 2006 in French and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ancienne vedette de music-hall, Amanda a vécu avec imprévoyance et connaît des jours difficiles. Elle va de ses souvenirs de gloire à l'éspoir d'une entrée à Limoges... mais incurablement optimiste, elle compte renflouer sa situation financière en publiant ses mémoires. L'intervention de son ex-mari, le ministre Philippe Morhange, compromet ses plans et bouleverse une seconde fois sa vie. En dépit de leur séparation, une sorte de complicité unit ses deux êtres différents lui symbole de la réussite, elle, qui a gâché ses chances ; mais elle croit toujours qu'on peut faire table rase du passé et repartir à zéro. Chez elle, le goût de la vie l'emporte et, avec la même fougue généreuse, elle repart vers de nouveaux espoirs
Tartuffe de Moliére by Pierre Badel ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tartuffe, Moliere's master of unctuous evil, insinuates himself into a wealthy Parisian household in this indictment of religious hypocrisy
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 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lively satire on the pretensions of a rich, but silly man to the snobberies of the aristocracy
La facture by Pierre Sabbagh ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Noëlle est une femme "dans le vent". Tout lui réussit. On l'aime. Même ceux qui ne lui veulent pas de bien n'arrivent pas à lui faire du mal. Prenant conscience de tout ce bonheur, Noëlle s'effraie de devoir en payer un jour "la facture". Ses amis, qui s'emploient à la protéger, empoisonnent en même temps son existence avec cette perspective. C'est finalement dans l'amour partagé avec Bernard, un don juan assagi, qu'elle trouvera une manière de payer
Tartuffe : comédie en cinq actes et en vers by Molière ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in Undetermined and French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le bourgeois gentilhomme comédie-ballet en cinq actes et prose ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A screen adaptation of Moliere's comedy, Le bourgeois gentilhomme
 
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Languages
French (114)
English (10)
German (1)
Italian (1)