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Gwilym, Mike

Overview
Works: 72 works in 181 publications in 1 language and 4,945 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television plays  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PR3093, 822.33
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Publications about Mike Gwilym
Publications by Mike Gwilym
Most widely held works by Mike Gwilym
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( visu )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,302 libraries worldwide
A satire directed against intellectual pride and pedantry. The King of Navarre and three of his lords vow to spend three years in study and not to see any women. But when the Princess of France arrives with her three ladies, the men break their vow and fall in love with them
Pericles, Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare( visu )
29 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 981 libraries worldwide
The Prince of Tyre is pursued by the vengeance of King Antiochus because he discovered the monarch's incestuous relationship with his daughter. Fleeing from place to place, Pericles is shipwrecked, courts, and marries Thaisa. Their child, Marina, raised by friends when Thaisa is believed to have died, is kidnapped by pirates and sold into a brothel before Thaisa is discovered alive and the family is joyfully reunited
Playing Shakespeare by John Barton( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 530 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 devil's disciple by Bernard Shaw( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
In New Hampshire in 1777, Dick Dudgeon's father dies. Called back home to the unhappy family he revolted against years ago, Dick finds he's been named heir, much to the horror of his religious mother. To complicate matters, the British have arrived
Antigone by Jean Anouilh( visu )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
The third of the three plays of the Oedipus saga, Antigone is perhaps the most easily accessible of all the great classical tragedies, its theme clear and up-to-date: the conflict between moral and political law. Now the tale of Oedipus and his family comes to its end--he, his wife Jocasta, and his sons all dead; at the last, his daughter-who stood by her father-is also destroyed
Pericles by William Shakespeare( visu )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 222 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of Shakespeare's play, Pericles, Prince of Tyre. The story, which first appeared in medieval literature, is that of the Prince of Tyre, who is pursued by the vengeance of King Antiochus because he discovered the monarch's incestuous relationship with his daughter. Fleeing from place to place, Pericles is shipwrecked, courts and marries Thaisa. Their child, Marina, raised by friends when Thaisa is believed to have died, is kidnapped by pirates and sold into a brothel before Thaisa is discovered alive and the family is joyfully reunited
The racing game ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 154 libraries worldwide
Steeplechase rider turned private detective Sid Halley returns to the track to investigate all manner of misdeeds, from conniving bookies and blackmail to murder. Dick Francis fans will delight in this mystery series. Includes biography of Dick Francis
The tragedy of Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's play about a proud Roman general who conquers the Volscians, leads them against Rome in revenge for his banishment, and is killed by the Volscian general when Coriolanus is persuaded to spare the city
Simone de Beauvoir ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
This presentation uses dramatization from fiction and readings from Simone de Beauvoir's memoirs to explore her views on the world and on the role of the intellectual
The plot to kill Hitler by Lawrence Schiller( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
July 20, 1944. In the waning days of Nazi Germany, a group of senior army officers led by suave aristocrat Col. Claus von Stauffenberg risks all to save what's left of their war-torn nation. Their goal is to kill Adolf Hitler during a strategy meeting at his Wolfsschanze. The idea grew out of the Third Reich's Operation Valkyrie emergency plan. If successful, this might have changed the bloody outcome of World War II
The racing game ( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Dick Francis sets his action in the high stakes world of racing where horses run hot, murder runs cold, and investigator David Cleveland always keeps his cool
The two traditions ( visu )
3 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Writer/presenter John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of language, meter, and verse. Barton and the actors address and analyze the question of how to understand Shakespeare's texts, citing examples of his plays, and, by contrast, the writings of other British authors of the period
Irony and ambiguity ( visu )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 52 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
Playing Shakespeare with the Royal Shakespeare Company ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
The two traditions: Shakespeare wrote for a performance style that differs in many respects from modern, "naturalistic" acting. Barton urges the actors to marry both traditions for the richest, most faithful characterizations
Gambling lady ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Champion National Hunt jockey Sid Halley has lost the use of his hand and cannot race anymore. Sid and his partner Chico Barnes are called in to investigate the suspicious death of a valuable racehorse. Their inquiries eventually take them to Italy
Playing Shakespeare with the Royal Shakespeare Company ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
These intensive acting workshops conducted by John Barton of the Royal Shakespeare Company demonstrate how the Company makes Shakespeare's classic plays accessible to modern audiences without compromising the text's integrity
Odds against ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Champion National Hunt jockey Sid Halley has lost the use of his hand and cannot race anymore. His father-in-law tries to jolt him out of his depression by asking him to investigate a string of mysterious accidents
Trackdown ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Champion National Hunt jockey Sid Halley has lost the use of his hand and cannot race anymore. Jack Beater has asked him to find out why his horses are consistently losing to obviously inferior opponents
The racing game ( visu )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Steeplechase rider turned private detective Sid Halley returns to the track to investigate all manner of misdeeds, from conniving bookies and blackmail to murder. Dick Francis fans will delight in this mystery series. Includes biography of Dick Francis
Passion and coolness by John Barton( visu )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of passion and coolness, including his mixture of deep feeling, choric elements, and the balancing of heightened language and naturalistic performance
 
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