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Suzman, Janet

Overview
Works: 201 works in 630 publications in 4 languages and 9,790 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Domestic fiction  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Film adaptations  Historical television programs  Historical films  History  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Host, Speaker, Editor, Singer
Classifications: PS1017, 813.4
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Publications about Janet Suzman
Publications by Janet Suzman
Most widely held works by Janet Suzman
Nicholas and Alexandra by Franklin J Schaffner( visu )
36 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,010 libraries worldwide
Over the years Tsar Nicholas cannot satisfy the needs of the people or prevent Russia's entry into World War I, and the Empress falls under the spell of the evil monk, Rasputin
The draughtsman's contract by Peter Greenaway( visu )
78 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 713 libraries worldwide
Mr. Neville, a young draughtsman, is persuaded to accept a very strange commission: 12 drawings of a country estate in exchange for money and sexual favours. This simple arrangement soon spirals out of control and Mr. Neville finds himself as the prime suspect in a bizarre murder mystery
A dry white season by Euzhan Palcy( visu )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
Teacher Ben du Toit sees himself as a caring and just person. When his gardener's son is beaten up by police at a demonstration by black children, he sees that society is built on a foundation of prejudice
The Ruth Rendell mysteries ( visu )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
This six tales of suspense examines the jealous, betrayals, and resentments that lead to tragedy
The Anton Chekhov collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
A collection of plays by Chekhov originally produced for television by the BBC
Acting with Shakespeare : three comedies by Janet Suzman( Book )
7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Hildegard by James Runcie( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Hildegard of Bingen was one of the most remarkable women of the Middle Ages -- an abbess and woman of God, a visionary, naturalist, playwright, mystic, political moralist and composer. Yet, despite her outpouring of religious creativity, her visions were called into question, and she was put on trial by the church in 1148. This is the story of the events leading up to that trial and of the trial itself
Inspector Morse ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Avril Steppings is permanently brain damaged after a minor operation. When the doctor who runs the clinic that treated Avril is murdered, Inspector Morse has an immediate suspect, Avril's father
Voyage of the damned by Stuart Rosenberg( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Departing Hamburg in high spirits, 937 Jewish Germans have been offered safe haven in Havana, Cuba, in 1939. The passengers are looking forward to their new life. However, the whole voyage is actually a Nazi propaganda scheme and the passengers are never really intended to be allowed ashore once they reach their destination. After weeks of unsuccessful pleas they are forced to return back to Europe. Based on the tragic 1939 voyage of the SS St. Louis
Janet Suzman on acting in Shakespearean comedy ( visu )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Janet Suzman explains the fine points of acting in Shakespearean comedy through discussion and examples
Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Satirical and ironic novel of Puritan attitudes toward sin, repentance, and redemption. Moll Flanders, a thief and a whore, sins and repents in a controversial fashion
The free state : a South African response to Chekhov's The cherry orchard by Janet Suzman( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
"Janet Suzman's contemporary take on Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard, relocated to that part of South Africa known as the eastern Free State, looks at the lives of whites and blacks shifted irrevocably by the winds of political change. It is 1994 and democracy has replaced apartheid. But with new freedoms come new problems of identity and loyalties. Chekhov's enduring themes of change, time and family fidelity take on new resonances in Suzman's adaptation."--BOOK JACKET
Little women by Louisa May Alcott( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
In picturesque nineteenth-century New England, tomboyish Jo, beautiful Meg, fragile Beth, and romantic Amy come of age while their father is off to war
Not Hamlet : meditations on the frail position of women in drama by Janet Suzman( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's Cleopatra, La Pucelle, Ophelia, Shaw's St Joan and Ibsen's Hedda - a handful of 'seminal' roles for women in the classical canon. Janet Suzman has played them all and directed some. Here she examines their complexity and explores why only Cleopatra has an independence that allows her to speak to modern women. None of these, regrettably, matches up to a Hamlet, but as she is grateful for the parts he did write, Suzman feels a lightly-barbed attack on those who work in theatre and doubt Shakespeare's authorship is way overdue. She also takes issue with received ideas on boy actors playing mature women in Shakespeare's company, and refl ects on how female characters in classical drama have not been on a level with their male counterparts. Today, on TV, fi lm and the stage, this remains the case. Not Hamlet but Hamlette, please
 
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Janet Suzman actrice
Janet Suzman attrice sudafricana
Janet Suzman dél-afrikai színésznő
Janet Suzman South Africa actress
Janet Suzman südafrikanische Schauspielerin
Janet Suzman Zuid-Afrikaans acteur
Janet Suzman Zuid-Afrikaans actrice
Сазман, Джанет
ג'נט סוזמן
جانيت سوزمان
جنت سوزمن
جنت سوزمن بازیگر و کارگردان اهل آفریقای جنوبی
ジャネット・サズマン
珍妮特·蘇茲曼
賈奈特·蘇茲嫚
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