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Adrian, Max 1902-1973

Overview
Works: 153 works in 419 publications in 3 languages and 6,389 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  War films  Fiction  Biographical films  Filmed plays  Original cast recordings  Satire 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Narrator
Classifications: PR2812.A23, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Max Adrian
Publications by Max Adrian
Publications by Max Adrian, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Max Adrian
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
28 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,009 libraries worldwide
Shakespearean comedy. Eight passionate young people are gathered together, all breaking one another's hearts. Some have been exiled from the court of ill-tempered Duke Frederick; the others are shepherds and shepherdesses
Candide a comic operetta on Voltaire's satire by Leonard Bernstein( Sound Recording )
24 editions published between 1956 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 544 libraries worldwide
Contains the original cast recording of seventeen songs from the 1956 Broadway musical "Candide."
Antigone by Sophocles( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1900 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Howard Sackler directs this production of Sophocles' Antigone starring Doroty Tutin, Max Adrian jeremy Brett, Eileen Atkins, Geoffery Dunn
Uncle Vanya by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( visu )
18 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
The play depicts the lives of a group on the estate of a retired professor, a pompous fellow who has returned, with his young second wife, to write his masterpiece. His assumption of superiority becomes increasingly hard to endure
Henry the Fourth, part two by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 352 libraries worldwide
Troylus and Cressida by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 1961 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 311 libraries worldwide
The complete play
Caesar and Cleopatra by Bernard Shaw( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 298 libraries worldwide
The master builder by Henrik Ibsen( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 284 libraries worldwide
The play of young Solness, an architect, his aspirations, and his fear of the younger generation. Solness, born with "great and generous instincts" becomes imprisoned in the hard shell of his own selfishness and his jealous fear lest his success and position slip from him
Candide original Broadway cast by Leonard Bernstein( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Uncle Vanya by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Play, starring Sir Laurence Olivier, with supporting players. English translation by Constance Garnett from British Home Entertainment's production directed for television by Stuart Burge
L'histoire du soldat by Igor Stravinsky( visu )
6 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
"Portions of the renowned experimental dance-theater-pantomime work "L'histoire du soldat" by Igor Stravinsky, from 1918, a surreal response to the chaos and misery of World War One. Forty years later, this program was a television premiere of the work ... the work blends narration, dance, music and characters in changing disguises to tell the story of a common soldier who loses his soul to the devil"--Container
Candide by Voltaire( file )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 210 libraries worldwide
In this witty political satire, a gentleman plagued by misfortune clings to the belief that all is for the best. Voltaire mocks the eternal optimist philosophy of his day that proclaimed human and natural disasters part of a larger cosmic plan
The music lovers ( visu )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Very loosely based on the facts of Tchaikovsky's marriage, Russell described his film as "a love story between a homosexual and a nymphomaniac" featuring the composer's music played by the London Symphony Orchestra
Venus and Adonis [and] A lover's complaint by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1962 and 1982 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Ken Russell at the BBC ( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Isadora : the biggest dancer in the world: A dramatized biography of the American dancer Isadora Duncan
The Birth of modern theatre Chekhov's Uncle Vanya in perspective ( visu )
3 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Analyzes Chekhov's dramatic techniques as developed in Uncle Vanya. Includes a performance of the third act of the English translation by Constance Garnett
Candide Broadway cast recording by Leonard Bernstein( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Henry V by William Shakespeare( visu )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Der junge englische König Heinrich V. (1387-1422) besiegt bei Azincourt (1415) die französische Übermacht und sichert durch seine Heirat mit der französischen Königstochter den Frieden. Kongeniale Übertragung des Shakespearschen Königsdramas, die von der Bühnenszenerie des historischen Globe-Theaters ausgeht und auf der Suche nach einer typisch filmischen Optik mit Massenarrangements und fahlen Farben experimentiert, die zeitgenössischen Bildteppichen entlehnt sind. Der Text wurde um etwa die Hälfte gekürzt, die im Drama fehlende Schlacht bei Azincourt als filmischer Höhepunkt hinzugefügt. Dabei erlebt man die ausgezeichneten Schauspieler in ihrer gesamten Gestalt, verfolgt nicht nur ihre Mimik, sondern auch ihre Gesten und Bewegungen, was dem Film eine für traditionelle Theaterverfilmungen ungewöhnliche Eigendynamik und Ausstrahlung verleiht. Ästhetisch anspruchs- und reizvoll und nicht nur für Shakespeare-Verehrer ein Genuß. (Lexikon des internationalen Films 2000/2001 (CD-ROM)
The poetry of Alexander Pope by Alexander Pope( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Synopsis: Contents: The rape of the lock, cantos 1 and 2; An epistle to Dr. Arbuthnot; An essay on man; Epistle to a lady; Dunciad, book IV
Victorian poetry ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 libraries worldwide
This collection features poetry from Cardinal Newman, Lord Tennyson, the Brownings, the Brontes, Matthew Arnold, Rudyard Kipling, Gerard Manly Hopkins, A.E. Housman, James Thompson, Thomas Hardy, George Santiana, Oscar Wilde, the Rossetti's, Algernon Swinburne and others
 
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Alternative Names
Bor, Max 1902-1973
Cavendish, Max 1902-1973
Max Adrian acteur irlandais
Max Adrian acteur uit Ierland (1903-1973)
Max Adrian angielski aktor
Max Adrian attore irlandese
Max Adrian Irischer Schauspieler
Max Adrian irländsk skådespelare
Max Adrian irsk skodespelar
Max Adrian irsk skuespiller
Макс Эдриан
אדריאן, מאכס 1903-1973
אדריאן, מקס 1903-1973
マックス・アドリアン
麥克斯·安德利恩
Languages
English (194)
German (1)
Hebrew (1)
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