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Gable, Christopher

Overview
Works: 27 works in 77 publications in 4 languages and 1,266 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Television adaptations  Interviews  Televised plays  Made-for-TV movies  Televised performances  Documentary films 
Roles: Actor, Dancer, Singer, Choreographer, adi, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christopher Gable
The boy friend( Visual )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an assistant manager/gofer who is given a big chance after the leading actress hurts her ankle
The slipper and the rose : the story of Cinderella by Richard M Sherman( Visual )

10 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the classic story of Cinderella
The music lovers( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About two ill-matched lovers in this divine bio-pic of the great musician Peter Tchaikovsky, a lavish film filled with brilliant Tchaikovsky music selections
Maggie Smith at the BBC( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The merchant of Venice: Shakespeare's comedy in which a young merchant attempts to extricate himself from an onerous contract with a vicious shylock
Ken Russell : at the BBC( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isadora : the biggest dancer in the world: A dramatized biography of the American dancer Isadora Duncan
A simple man : inspired by the life and works of L. S. Lowry by Gillian Lynne( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ballet in seven scenes commissioned by the BBC for television broadcast during the centennial celebration of L.S. Lowry's birth in 1987
The merchant of Venice( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BBC broadcast of the retelling of Shakespeare's classic comedy. The merchant, Antonio, borrows money from Shylock the Jew and signs a bond stipulating that if the money is not paid when due, Shylock may cut a pound of flesh from Antonio's body. Antonio is unable to pay the debt and is brought to trial where he is defended by Portia, disguised as a man
A Christmas carol by Carl Davis( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Dickens's immortal holiday tale has been adapted for dance by Christopher Gable. A miser saves his soul and begins to love his neighbor just in the nick of time on Christmas morning
D.H. Lawrence's The rainbow( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Victorian England, the story focuses on a young woman's sensual, spiritual and intellectual quest for self-discovery
Ken Russell. at the BBC( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elgar: A partly dramatized account of the life of Sir Edward Elgar
Ken Russell's film on Tchaikovsky and the music lovers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Very loosely based on the facts of Tchaikovsky's marriage, Russell described his film as "a love story between a homosexual and a nymphomaniac" featuring the composer's music played by the London Symphony Orchestra
Orpheus in the Underworld : opera in 2 acts and 4 scenes by Jacques Offenbach( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in French and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fraught with spectacle and danger, it is the age-old tale of Orpheus, the mortal son of Apollo and his perilous journey to retrieve his beloved Eurydice from Hades, where she has been enslaved by a besotted Pluto"--Container
The good companions original London cast recording by André Previn( Recording )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A room in Bloomsbury( Recording )

in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natalia Makarova, in a class of her own( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A candid portrait of one of the 20th century's greatest dancers. It shows her at the barre under the tutelage of Irina Yakobsen and in conversation with choreographer/dancer Roland Petit. Makarova demonstrates her classroom technique and discusses the interpretation of some of her renowned roles
La pasión de vivir = The music lovers( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biografía del compositor ruso Tchaikowsky, un hombre torturado que sólo era feliz con su música. A pesar de su condición homosexual, se casa con Nina Milukova, una joven apasionada y neurótica. Un matrimonio fracasado que le lleva al borde del suicidio y acaba con la salud mental de su mujer. Las relaciones de Tchaikowsky con su mecenas, Madame von Meck, también se deterioran cuando ésta se entera de su pasado amoroso. Incapaz de ser feliz, a pesar de su fama mundial, se suicida a los 53 años
I could be happy with you( Recording )

in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Song of summer( Visual )

2 editions published in 1966 in Undetermined and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A biographical film about Frederick Delius and Eric Fenby
The music lovers : la symphonie pathétique by Ken Russell( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Une biographie revisitée de la vie de Piotr Ilitch Tchaïkovski. Le compositeur, cédant à la pression sociale, épouse Antonina Milioukova mais reste hanté par son homosexualité. (Source : jaquette)
Song of summer Porträt Frederick Delius ; based on "Delius as I knew him" by Eric Fenby = Das Lied vom Sommer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1968 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ein unsentimentales, aber bewegendes Filmportät des britischen Komponisten Frederick Delius (1862-1934). Vollständig gelähmt und erblindet, war er in den letzten fünf Jahren seines Lebens ganz auf die Dienste seines Sekretärs Eric Fenby angewiesen, um seine Musik zu Papier zu bringen. [film-dienst]
 
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Alternative Names
Christopher Gable acteur et danseur

Christopher Gable ballerino, coreografo e attore inglese

Christopher Gable britisk skodespelar

Christopher Gable britisk skuespiller

Christopher Gable Brits acteur (1940-1998)

Christopher Gable brittisk skådespelare

Gable, Christopher Michael 1940-1998

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