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Church, Tony

Overview
Works: 160 works in 318 publications in 3 languages and 3,000 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Poetry  Romantic comedy films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Interviews  Television plays  History 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Author, Narrator
Classifications: PR2803, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Tony Church
Publications by Tony Church
Publications by Tony Church, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Tony Church
Playing Shakespeare by John Barton( visu )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in nine intensive acting workshops, demonstrating how the Company makes Shakespeare's classic plays accessible to modern audiences without compromising the text's integrity
The shock of the new by Robert Hughes( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
"Robert Hughes' history of modern art from cubism to pop and the avant-garde. The sequel to the BBC's Civilization series, picks up at the threshold of the 20th century. It is written and presented by Robert Hughes, art critic and senior writer for Time. Hughes draws on a wealth of documentary materials from the archives of the BBC, including rare footage and interviews with noted artists. The range of major figures includes Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, le Corbusier, Maz Ernst, Francis Bacon and Jackson Pollock."--Container
The Restless eye Eugéne Delacroix : a film based on his paintings and his journals by Alain Jaubert( visu )
5 editions published in 1980 in English and French and held by 389 libraries worldwide
Summary: The film shows the development of the artist's work through dramatized readings from his journals, and covers the events which shaped his personal life and career, including his trip to Morocco in 1832, his love affairs, and his gradual decline into illness
Tess by Roman Polanski( visu )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 168 libraries worldwide
An exquisite, richly layered adaptation of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles. A strong-willed peasant girl is sent by her father to the estate of some local aristocrats to capitalize on a rumor that their families are from the same line. This fateful visit commences an epic narrative of sex, class, betrayal, and revenge. With its earthy visual textures it is a work of great pastoral beauty as well as vivid storytelling
Paradise lost by John Milton( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Often considered the greatest epic in any modern language, 'Paradise Lost' tells the story of the revolt of Satan and his banishment from Heaven and the fall of man and his expulsion from Eden. Writing in blank verse of unsurpassed majesty, Milton demonstrates his genius for imagery and cadence. His style is rich and sonorous, his characterizations are heroic, and his action is cosmic in scale
The shock of the new ( visu )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
The mechanical paradise: Explores Western art during the period 1870-1914 and shows how the artists of this period reflected the fragmentation and mechanization of urban life. The powers that be: Examines the art of the post-World War I period, including Dada and German expressionism, and discusses how art reflected the intellectual and political mood of the period
The Shock of the new ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Culture as nature: In the mid-20th century, symbols of modern culture reflecting the power of mass media, advertising, radio and television, became subjects for artists. Pop art exploded onto the scene. The Future that was: We sit at the end of a cycle. The new age of Modernism that began with this century is now the establishment, as are its consequences
The Shock of the new ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
The Landscape of pleasure: The South of France and the Mediterranean become a generator of color-filled images of well-being that permeated the work of Monet, Cezanne and other Impressionists. Trouble in Utopia: The glass palaces of German architects give way to the functionalists. Concern for social programs, culminating in the town plans of le Corbusier, the speculations of Buckminster Fuller and the srange wasteland of Brasilia
Shakespeare's language action & character ( visu )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
In this video-taped workshop, Tony Church explores the interpretation of two of Shakespeare's best known speeches and ends with a demonstration of the first speech in a reconstruction of the accent of Shakespeare's time
The great poets by John Keats( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Poems from a classic British Romantic writer
Metaphysical poets by John Donne( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 libraries worldwide
John Donne, Andrew Marvell, George Herbert, Thomas Carew and Henry Vaughan: these were some of the 17th-century writers who devised a new form of poetry full of wit, intellect and grace, which we now call Metaphysical poetry
The faerie queene by Edmund Spenser( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Presents selections from Books I, II, IV, VI, and VII
The hollow crown by John Barton( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Irony and ambiguity ( visu )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion of Shakespeare's use of irony and ambiguity, with illustrated dramatizations. Barton analyzes passages from Shakespeare's texts with the actors, and demonstrates how understanding the intended irony in a phrase or speech totally changes the perception of relationships and the character speaking. Includes passages from Julius Caesar, Richard II, the sonnets, Henry IV Part I, Coriolanus, Henry V and Troilus and Cressida
The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eight by William Shakespeare( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play, which tells of the intrigues during the first part of Henry's reign, his divorce from Katharine of Aragon, and marriage to Anne Bullen, who gives birth to a baby girl, Elizabeth
Tennyson read by Tony Church [and others] by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Wilfred Owen by Wilfred Owen( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 39 libraries worldwide
As you like it by William Shakespeare( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare at his sunniest, posing serious questions in the most lighthearted tone. Is there a natural difference between a Duke's daughter and a commoner? Are men really stronger than women? Or is it just society's role? Some of these characters briefly discard the roles they have played, while others adopt new ones. All learn something about themselves
The powers that be ( visu )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Art critic Robert Hughes discusses the impact of mechanized warfare and mass destruction on European art and culture following World War I. Dadaism, German Expressionism, Russian Constructivism and Italian Futurism are explored in turn, with emphasis on the general disenchantment with politics and all other institutions of society, as well as the shrinking belief in the ability of artists to influence society for the better
Playing Shakespeare with the Royal Shakespeare Company ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Irony and ambiguity: How do actors identify ironic dialogue? How do they use it to reveal character? And how do they communicate it to the audience?
 
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Alternative Names
Tony Church acteur britannique
Tony Church British actor
Tony Church Brits acteur (1930-2008)
Тони Черч
トニー・チャーチ
Languages
English (87)
German (1)
French (1)
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