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Voskovec, Jiří 1905-1981

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12 Angry Men by Sidney Lumet( visu )
26 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and held by 3,677 libraries worldwide
Depicts a jury of men who must decide the fate of a teenage boy who has murdered his abusive father. The jurors are from all walks of life, and bring with them their own opinions, prejudices, fears, and personal demons
The spy who came in from the cold by John Le Carré( visu )
10 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in English and held by 1,260 libraries worldwide
A burnt-out British spy defects to East Germany as a ruse to feed false information to the government
Roots, the next generations ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Butterfield 8 by Elizabeth Taylor( visu )
4 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in English and held by 626 libraries worldwide
A drama about a New York model who finds that her reputation as a prostitute is responsible for bringing to an end her promising romance with a young married executive
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 454 libraries worldwide
Staged in rehearsal room and modern dress conditions, this is Richard Burton's performance as Hamlet. This play opened on Broadway April 9, 1964. This recording is not derived from a film, but from an attempt to simply record the stage show for one cinematic showing by placing cameras in the stalls during an actual performance
Samuel Beckett's Happy days by Samuel Beckett( visu )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Happy days tells the story of Winnie, an eternal optimist facing the harsh realities of the world with a smile and impenetrable cheerfulness. Samuel Beckett captures her, in his words, "laughing wild amid severest woe." With aching and audacious humor, Beckett probes humankind's search for meaning and questions the relationships that bind one person to another
You are there ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 161 libraries worldwide
Washington's farewell to his officers: December 4th, 1783. The war is over! A peace treaty has been signed and the British have evacuated. General Washington has arranged a final meeting with his devoted officers including three of his generals, General McDougall, General Knox and General Von Steuben, who have served steadfastly with him through every campaign
Joseph Papp presents Irene Worth in Samuel Beckett's Happy days by Samuel Beckett( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
A lively presentation of Samuel Beckett's two-act play entitled Happy days
Roots, the next generations ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Paradise lost by Clifford Odets( visu )
5 editions published between 1974 and 2000 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Set in 1932 during the depression, the story unfolds in the modest two-family home of Leo and Clara Gordon as misfortune strikes
Particular men by Loring Mandel( visu )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1999 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Written by Emmy Award-winning playwright Loring Mandel, "Particular men" recalls what might be considered the most significant event not only of the 1940's, but of man's entire history--the introduction of nuclear weaponry
Hry by Jiří Voskovec( Book )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in Czech and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Pět politických satir Osvobozeného divadla z třicátých let, útočících proti fašismu, diktátorům, zneužívání moci a proti násilí a válce
Klobouk ve křoví : výbor veršů V+W (1927-1947) by Jiří Voskovec( Book )
20 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in Czech and Undetermined and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Spolutvůrce Osvobozeného divadla předkládá čtenáři výběr textů písní z jeho her a filmů s vůlí, aby i bez hudby dokázaly svou působivost a ryzí básnické hodnoty. Sbírka je rozdělena do šesti oddílů (Komedie, Poesie, Satira
Le Golem : the legend of Prague ( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in French and held by 40 libraries worldwide
"The Golem was a popular medieval figure that originated in Talmudic lore. According to legend, this extraordinary powerful 'body without a soul' was created in 1560 by Rabbi Judah Loew of Prague to protect and defend the Jewish ghetto. This film is set a generation later, when the Jews of Prague are threatened again. In spite of efforts by the emperor Rudolf II to find and destoy him, the Golem is once again called upon by the Jewish community, this time to save their spiritual leager from execution."--Container
Famous scenes from Sir John Gielgud's production of William Shakespeare's Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1952 and 1964 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Roots, the next generations ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
Osel a stín by Jiří Voskovec( Book )
17 editions published between 1933 and 1980 in Czech and Undetermined and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Text jedné z nejslavnějších a ideově nejdosažnějších, proti fašismu ostře namířených her Osvobozeného divadla. Je doplněna množstvím dokumentárních fotografií a kreseb, výpověďmi tvůrců představení, kaleidoskopem kritik, dnešními vyjádřeními obou autorů o hře i jejím poslání a doslovem
The Nativity by Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
The Biblical story of Mary and Joseph ; El cuento bíblico del nacimiento de Cristo
The 27th day ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
An alien gives five earthlings the power of global destruction
Fata Morgana a jiné hry by Jiří Voskovec( Book )
10 editions published in 1967 in 3 languages and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Sborník, uváděný předmluvou Jana Wericha, zahrnuje pět revuí (Don Juan & Comp., Fata Morgana, Vždy s úsměvem, Panoptikum, Smoking Revue), dvě detektivní komedie (Gorila ex machina, Líčení se odročuje) a veselohru (PremieraSkafandr). Některé z těchto her vycházejí knižně vůbec poprvé (Don Juan & Comp., Fata Morgana, Vždy s úsměvem). Uváděná obsazení postav na titulních stranách většiny her stejně jako poznámky o autorství výprav, hudby (J. Ježek), choreografií, sbormistrovských a dirigentských nastudování jsou dokumentární přehlídkou tvůrčích sil někdejších Osvobozených. Významný dokument o jedné z nejslavnějších ér českého divadla a moderního umění
 
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Alternative Names
Dolan Petr 1905-1981
Formen F. 1905-1981
Jiří Voskovec acteur, metteur en scène, traducteur et poète américano-tchèque
Jiří Voskovec acteur uit Tsjechië (1905-1981)
Jiří Voskovec aktor i pisarz czeski
Jiří Voskovec attore cecoslovacco
Jiří Voskovec Czech theater manager, dramatic, actor, humorist, comedian, publicist, translator, director, scriptwriter, writer, lyricist and singer
Jiří Voskovec tschechischer Schauspieler und Schriftsteller
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Voskovec.
Voskovec 1905-1981
Voskovec, George 1905-
Voskovec George 1905-1981
Voskovec, Jirí 1905-1981
Wachsmann, Jiří
Wachsmann Jiří 1905-1981
Восковец, Иржи
Իրժի Վոսկովեց
جرج وسکووچ
ジョージ・ヴォスコヴェック
喬治·沃斯科瓦克
喬治·沃斯科韋茨
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Czech (95)
English (91)
French (6)
Polish (3)
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