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Shearer, Moira 1926-2006

Overview
Works: 105 works in 408 publications in 6 languages and 5,245 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Juvenile works  Opera films  Biography  Televised operas  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Dancer, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Moira Shearer
Publications by Moira Shearer
Publications by Moira Shearer, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Moira Shearer
The red shoes by Michael Powell( visu )
88 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,964 libraries worldwide
Victoria Page is a young ballerina caught between her love for Julian Craster, the composer rehearsing her company's orchestra, and her artistic devotion to Boris Lermontov, her ballet master. Against this story is set the story of the ballet, based on the Hans Christian Andersen tale, of the girl whose bewitched shoes nearly dance her to death
Peeping Tom by Michael Powell( visu )
90 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 964 libraries worldwide
A study of a voyeuristic maniac who kills women while filming them with his 16mm camera
Les contes d'Hoffmann (The tales of Hoffmann) by Jacques Offenbach( visu )
56 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 761 libraries worldwide
A lavish screen adaptation of Jacques Offenbach's phantasmal opera. Included are performances form some of the greatest ballet dancers and opera singers ever to grace the stage or screen
Balletmaster : a dancer's view of George Balanchine by Moira Shearer( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Black tights from the ballets of Paris of Roland Petit by Maurice : narrator Chevalier( visu )
17 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Four ballets by choreographer Roland Petit
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods.--
Ellen Terry by Moira Shearer( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
A simple man : inspired by the life and works of L. S. Lowry by Gillian Lynne( visu )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 libraries worldwide
A ballet in seven scenes commissioned by the BBC for television broadcast during the centennial celebration of L.S. Lowry's birth in 1987
The story of three loves ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
This film explores relationships--from the whimsical to the dramatic--recalled by passengers aboard a sleek ocean liner. In the first story, an impresario loses his heart to a lovely ballerina with tragic results. Next, an elderly enchantress uses magic to help a naive governess find romance. Finally, a trapeze artist who was responsible for the death of his last partner trains a new one, a beautiful woman with a mysterious past
Tess of the d'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
A romatic tale of love gone astray and an indictment of the British class system, as demonstrated by the familiar topic of the village beauty seduced by the local squire
Moira Shearer by Hugh Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Black tights an original soundtrack recording by Roland Petit( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1962 in No Linguistic Content and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Sir William Russell Flint, 1880-1969 : a comparative review of the artists signed limited edition prints by Keith S Gardner( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Essential art house ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Mayerling: A young baron's daughter begins a tumultuous affair with an Archduke that is heir to the Austrian throne. Based on the true story of the tragic events surrounding the life of Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria and Baroness Mary Vetsera
Jack and the beanstalk ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
The big show: A gangster tries to collect a debt and blackmails a movie studio. Gene Autry plays dual roles as an egotistical cowboy star and his good-natured stunt double
The big show by Gene Autry( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
(Big Show) Singer Gene Autry doubles for Western movie star Tom Ford. When Ford goes on vacation during the Texas Centennial celebration in Dallas, at which he is supposed to make a guest appearance, publicity manager Lee Wilson convinces Gene to appear in Ford's place. En route to Dallas from Hollywood, Gene meets Marion, who is on her way to the centennial with her show steer, when his trailer collides with her wagon
Hoffmanns Erzählungen eine phantastische Oper nach dem Französischen ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The red shoes by Barbara Bazilian( Book )
3 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Victoria Page is a young ballerina caught between her love for Julian Craster, the composer rehearsing her company's orchestra, and her artistic devotion to Boris Lermontov, her ballet master. Against this story is set the story of the ballet, based on the Hans Christian Andersen tale, of the girl whose bewitched shoes nearly dance her to death
Red shoes (1948) by Michael Powell( visu )
5 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
This influential musical tragedy set the stage for the climactic dance ballets that became a staple of the Arthur Freed-MGM musicals of the early 1950s. Hans Christian Andersen tragic fairy tale forms the basis of this film about betrayal, love and art
 
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Alternative Names
King, Moira
King, Moira 1926-2006
Moira Shearer attrice scozzese
Moira Shearer britische Tänzerin und Schauspielerin
Moira Shearer britisk skodespelar
Moira Shearer britisk skuespiller
Moira Shearer Brits actrice (1926-2006)
Moira Shearer brittisk skådespelare
Moira Shearer danseuse de ballet, actrice de cinéma et de théâtre
Moira Shearerová
Ширер, Мойра
モイラ・シアラー
Languages
English (266)
German (22)
Spanish (17)
French (5)
Italian (4)
Chinese (3)
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