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Willcox, Toyah 1958-

Overview
Works: 112 works in 200 publications in 3 languages and 2,130 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Music  Reggae music  Popular music  Punk rock music 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Vocalist, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.B27539, [FIC]
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William Shakespeare's The tempest ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interpretation of Shakespeare's play The Tempest, with elaborate staging and modern touches. It tells the story of Prospero, the magician, who lives with his nubile daughter on an enchanted island and punishes his enemies when they are shipwrecked there. It's a study of sexual and political power in the guise of a fairy tale
Jubilee by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and German and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Queen Elizabeth I asks her court alchemist to show her England in the future, she's transported 400 years to a post-apocalyptic wasteland of roving girl gangs, an all-powerful media mogul, fascistic police, scattered filth, and twisted sex
The tempest by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Derek Jarman's interpretation of Shakespeare's play The Tempest, with elaborate staging and modern touches
Anchoress ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Enter the medieval world of Christine Carpenter, a 14th century visionary girl whose passions attract the village priest and an officer, the two most powerful men in the village. When the priest urges her to become an Anchoress (a walled-in recluse), she accepts; but when her awakening sexuality calls into question this lifelong arrangement, she challenges the priest's authority, and the order of society, its government, religion, and sexual relations are all thrown into turmoil
Laurence Olivier presents ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The greatest actor of the 20th century presents six works by great 20th century playwrights
Peter Pan by J. M Barrie ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After Peter Pan flies into the night nursery of Wendy, John, and Michael Darling, he takes them on the journey --and adventure-- of a lifetime."--container
Secret diary of a call girl ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the real-life adventures of a high-class London escort. By day she's quiet and unassuming Hannah. But when night comes, she's Belle, the city's finest call girl. Juggling her own reality with her clients' fantasies can be difficult
The Corn is green ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of a middle-aged Englishwoman who tries to improve the lives of the needy, illiterate Welsh coal miners through education and learning
Les misérables Victor Hugo's masterpiece ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Against the stirring background of the French Revolution, we follow the tale of Jean Valjean as he encounters first the savage injustice of the law, and then the gentleness and grace of God
Urgh! a music war ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed in 1980 at a variety of locations and venues, this documentary presents 30 different performances nonstop, featuring both well-known and lesser-known bands, and captures some of the emerging New Wave and punk acts of the day
Quadrophenia by Franc Roddam ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Who's classic rock opera Quadrophenia was the basis for this invigorating, coming-of-age movie and depiction of the defiant, drug-fueled mod subculture of London, 1965. Like many other youths, Jimmy hates the philistine life, especially his parents and his job in a company's mailing division
Laurence Olivier presents ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The greatest actor of the 20th century presents works by great 20th century playwrights
Les misérables by Victor Hugo ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Against the stirring background of the French Revolution, Jean Valjean first encounters the savage injustice of the law, then the gentleness and grace of God. This masterpiece about an ex-convict's escape from his past -- and the redeeming power of forgiveness -- has enthralled audiences worldwide as a great novel ... a major motion picture ... and a blockbuster musical play ... Radio Theatre takes advantage of award-winning voice actors, orchestral musical scores, motion-picture quality sound design, and riveting scripts to unveil finished products that have earned such coveted awards as the George Foster Peabody, the Audie Award, and the Parent's Choice Award -- to name just a few
Peter Pan and Wendy by J. M Barrie ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Peter Pan flies into the night nursery of Wendy, John and Michael Darling, he takes them on the journey - and the adventure - of a lifetime. Mermaids, wolves and Indians weave their spell in the magical Never Never Land - where also lurks the wicked Captain Hook. Toyah Willcox stars as Peter Pan, with Ron Moody as Captain Hook, Roy Hudd as Smee and June Whitfield as Mrs Darling in this spectacular BBC Radio 4 dramatisation, with stunning sound effects and specially composed music
The Ebony tower ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A study of changing human attitudes, to art, ambition, and sexuality. About a crusty old painter who lives in a French chateau with two young female companions. They are visited by a handsome young man, thereby initiating sexual tension and recognizably Fowlesian plot puzzles
The Disputation a theological debate between Christians and Jews ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of a public theological debate between Christians and the Jews, where Moses ben Nachman defended his Jewish faith against Pablo Christiani, leader of the Christian side
The Derek Jarman collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"One of the most accomplished and creative filmmakers in British cinema, Derek Jarman rose to prominence as an intensely creative force during the late 70s, 80s and early 90s. A maverick artist foremost, Jarman s attention to detail and unconventional approach to filmmaking has been matched by few others. Along with fellow classicist Peter Greenaway, Jarman's unique ability to blend music and imagery, exploring both the personal and the political is profoundly engaging. The Derek Jarman Collection represents the essence of Jarman s work as an influential auteur - showcasing five of his most beloved films"--Ezydvd website
Kneeling at the shrine by Sunday All Over The World (Musical group) ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brum goes to the seaside ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four further adventures featuring Brum, the mischievous little car
Soundtracks by Tony Banks ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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TOYAH
Toyah, 1958-
Wilcox, Toyah, 1958-
Willcox, Toijah, 1958-
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Languages
English (85)
German (2)
Italian (1)
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