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Henry, Martha

Overview
Works: 106 works in 241 publications in 2 languages and 3,705 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television mini-series  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works  History  Children's television programs  Domestic drama 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Editor, Performer
Classifications: PS3529.N5, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Martha Henry
Publications by Martha Henry
Most widely held works by Martha Henry
Anne of Green Gables by L. M Montgomery( visu )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 2,072 libraries worldwide
Anne (Megan Follows) and her boyfriend Gilbert (Jonathan Crombie) make plans to marry and then move from the Canadian village of Avonlea to New York City to seek their fortune. Jonathan, a medical man, gets a job at a hospital, while Anne, who aspires to a career as a writer, becomes a junior editor at a publishing house, where she meets dashing novelist Jack (Cameron Daddo). Neither Anne nor Gilbert are happy in New York, so they return to Avonlea and wed, but when World War I breaks out, Gilbert joins the Army and is assigned to a medical unit. Gilbert is soon declared missing in action, and Anne volunteers for the Red Cross in hopes of finding him. However, before she can discover what's become of her husband, she encounters Jack, who is now working as a reporter covering the war
The republic of love ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy about the barriers facing lovers in the 21st century
Eugene O'Neill's long day's journey into night ( visu )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
This critically acclaimed production of Eugene O'Neill's autobiographical drama of a morphine-addicted mother and her tragic family unfolds over the course of a single day as the Tyrone family unflinchingly confronts its oldest, most haunting secrets. At the center of that maelstrom of blame, anger, and self-deception are moments of incredible compassion, pity, and love--and, behind it all, the profound tragedy that binds the family together. This classic translates to the screen with luminous warmth, resulting in a production that ranks high among screen adaptations of major stage works
The Burning times ( visu )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
An in-depth look at the witch persecutions that swept through Europe during the Middle Ages. Of those killed, 85 percent were women. An exploration of the process whereby the old pagan communities were destroyed by Church authorities, fear, and misogny
Women and spirituality the goddess trilogy ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Exploration of the history, repression and resurgence of the women's spirituality movement
Goddess Remembered ( visu )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
This documentary examines pre-Christian goddess-worshiping religions. Incorporating the work of archaeologist Marija Gimbutas, art historian Merlin Stone, and scholars Jean Bolen, Charlene Spretnak and Starhawk, it offers insights into these ancient cultures and explores the contemporary women's spirituality movement inspired by them. Links the loss of goddess-centered societies with today's environmental crisis
Clean by Olivier Assayas( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Emily Wang is a woman struggling with drug addiction. When her fading rock-star husband Lee overdoses on drugs, Emily finds herself abandoned by her friends and family. Custody of her young son Jay is granted to Lee's parents, Albrecht and Rosemary. Albrecht, however sensitive to Emily's plight, demands that she change her life before re-establishing a relationship with her son. Motivated by that reality, Emily moves to Paris to overcome her demons and reclaim her life
Letter from Wingfield farm by Dan Needles( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
A one-man play describing the adventures and misadventures of Walt Wingfield, a stock broker turned farmer, whose eternal optimism is constantly challenged by the problems of life in the country as he tries to combine Bay Street corporate strategy with farming
H2O ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
"From assassination to corruption, a nation drowns in conspiracy ... On the eve of testy discussions with the U.S. Secretary of State, Prime Minister Matthew McLaughlin is killed in an accident. His son, Tom McLaughlin (Paul Gross), returns to Canada to attend his father's funeral where he delivers a eulogy that stirs the public and propels him into politics and ultimately the Prime Minister's office. The investigation into his father's death, however, reveals that it was no accident, raising the possibility of assassination. The trail of evidence triggers a series of events that uncovers a shocking plot to sell one of Canada's most valuable resources - water."--CBC shop Website
Tale of the bird by André Prévost( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Rex by Timothy Findley( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
In this daring and original production of Timothy Findley's Governor-General Award winning play, William Shakespeare and the formidable Queen Elizabeth I are brought together in a remarkable encounter on the night of April 22, 1616--the night the queen's lover will be executed by the queen's decree
Billy at bat by Martha Henry( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
The goddess trilogy ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Pt. 1 looks at goddess-worshipping religions of the ancient past, linking the loss of goddess-centered societies with today's environmental crisis. Pt. 2 discusses the witch-hunts in Europe, with false accusations and trials which led to massive torture and burnings at the stake, and ultimately to the destruction of an organic way of life, presenting the theory that widespread violence against women and neglect of our environment can be traced back to those times. In Pt. 3, authors, teachers, social activists and feminists explore manifestations of contemporary women's spirituality in the Western world, envisioning a sustainable future where domination is replaced with respect
Dancing in the dark ( visu )
2 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
After twenty years of marriage, Edna Cormick has crafted a life of earnest dedication to her husband. Her simple life is completely undone by one phone call
Glory enough for all the discovery of insulin ( visu )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the story of country doctor Fred Banting and his project to isolate insulin, the substance that would eventually save the life of Elizabeth Hughes, the young daughter of the U.S. Secretary of State, and that of thousands of other diabetics. Examines Banting's frustrations and his often-strained relationships with J.J.R. MacLeod, his patron at the University of Toronto, Charles Best, his partner and research assistant, and James Collip, the biochemist who worked with them
Infinite variety women in Shakespeare ( visu )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Pat Quigley, education liaison of the Stratford Festival in Stratford, Ontario, interviews five actresses about their experiences playing women in Shakespeare's plays. Includes black & white footage of stage stills of each actress in various roles
A moon for the misbegotten, a play in four acts by Eugene O'Neill( Archival Material )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Josie, a towering woman with a quick tongue and a ruined reputation lives in a dilapidated Connecticut farmhouse with her conniving father. Together, they're a formidable force as they scrape together a livelihood. But Josie's softer side is exposed through her love of Jim Tyrone, her father's drinking buddy - a third-rate actor whose dreams of stardom were washed away by alcohol. The companion pieces are "Long Day's Journey" and "The Iceman Cometh". -- From www.amazon.com (Oct. 29, 2012)
To whom it may concern! by Martha Henry( Book )
2 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The dining room : a play by A. R Gurney( Archival Material )
7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The play is set in the dining room of a typical well-to-do household, the place where the family assembled daily for breakfast and dinner and for any and all special occasions. The action is comprised of a mosaic of interrelated scenes - some funny, some touching, some rueful - which, taken together, create an in-depth portrait of a vanishing species: the upper-middle class WASP
Memoir ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Radio play, based on the life of Sarah Bernhardt. Bernhardt is spending her last summer off the coast of Brittany. While writing her memoirs, she realizes her memory is fading, so she forces her secretary Georges Pitou to enact the notable personalities she has met in her life
 
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Martha Henry American-born Canadian actress
Martha Henry Canadees actrice
Martha Henry canadisk skuespiller
Martha Henry kanadensisk skådespelare
Martha Henry kanadisk skodespelar
Martha Henry kanadisk skuespiller
Марта Генри
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