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Taylor, Don 1936-2003

Overview
Works: 70 works in 282 publications in 1 language and 6,727 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television plays  Made-for-TV movies  Comedy films  Tragedies (Drama)  Television comedies  Romantic comedy films  Televised plays 
Roles: Author, Translator, Director, Designer, Librettist, Performer, Scenarist, Contributor, Lyricist, Editor, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PA4414.A7, 882.01
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Publications about Don Taylor
Publications by Don Taylor
Publications by Don Taylor, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Don Taylor
Oedipus the King by Sophocles( visu )
78 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,366 libraries worldwide
The play tells the beginning of the Oedipus saga, setting the stage and creating the characters who will continue the story to its conclusion in Antigone. Oedipus the King recounts the story of Oedipus, King of Thebes, a man, who out of stubborn pride, must know the truth at all costs
The two gentlemen of Verona by William Shakespeare( visu )
34 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 1,105 libraries worldwide
Close friends Valentine and Proteus become rivals for the hand of Silvia, daughter of the Duke of Milan, who has promised her to the foolish coward Thurio. Proteus has Valentine banished, but Silvia escapes to the forest to join him. Proteus follows, with Julia who dotes on him. After a confrontation, the Duke eventually allows Valentine and Silvia to wed, and Proteus marries Julia
Oedipus at Colonus by Sophocles( visu )
28 editions published between 1986 and 2017 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Bearer of an almost unspeakable, immutable fate, Oedipus yet feels himself a man chosen--that is, favored--by the gods. Now an old man, blind and outcast, Oedipus wanders through Greece guided by his daughter Antigone until he comes to Colonus, where he knows he will die. Protected by the ruler of Thebes against the armies of Creon who have come in pursuit, he curses his son Polynices for indifference and ingratitude. Oedipus in this play is old and rails against the indignities of old age
Directing plays by Don Taylor( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
"First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company."--Provided by publisher
Escape from the planet of the apes by Don Taylor( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
In this third Planet of the apes film, two intelligent simians from the future, Cornelius and Zira travel to present-day Earth. They become instant sensations, wined and dined and treated like celebrities -- until a high-level plot forces them to run for their lives
The critic by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( visu )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Sheridan's clever farce on the pretensions of the theatrical world, includes the splendid Mr Puff. Hywel Bennett, Alan Badel, Nigel Hawthorne and John Gielgud star
Pericles, Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare( visu )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 177 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
The war plays : Iphigenia at Aulis, the women of Troy, Helen by Euripides( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
The Theban plays ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Bearer of an almost unspeakable, immutable fate, Oedipus yet feels himself a man chosen--that is, favored--by the gods. Now an old man, blind and outcast, Oedipus wanders through Greece guided by his daughter Antigone until he comes to Colonus, where he knows he will die. This second play of the Oedipus saga finds Oedipus railing against the indignities of old age, possibly reflecting the authors own sentiments, as Sophocles was nearly 90 at the time of its composition
Iphigeneia at Aulis by Euripides( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
In this new translation of Euripides' celebrated Greek tragedy, W.S. Merwin and George E. Dimock, Jr. offer a compelling look at the devastating consequence of 'man's inhumanity to man.' A stern critique of Greek culture, Iphigeneia at Aulis condemns the Trojan War by depicting the power of political ambition and the ensuing repercussions of thoughtlessly falling to the will of constituency. The translation impressively re-creates the broad array of moral and emotional tones conveyed by Euripides, with a comprehensive introduction, notes on the text, and a glossary of mythica
The roses of Eyam : a play by Don Taylor( Book )
6 editions published between 1976 and 1996 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Antigone by Sophocles( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
The story of one sister's loyalty to both her brothers, regardless of their acts or opposing political beliefs, 'Antigone' is one of the most consistently popular plays in the history of drama. This translation, by Don Taylor, was commissioned by the BBC, and was first broadcast in autumn, 1986
Twelfth night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Shipwrecked on an unfriendly Illyrian shore, Viola, believing her twin brother is dead, disguises herself in male attire and joins the retinue of the lovesick Duke Orsino
The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eight by William Shakespeare( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play, which tells of the intrigues during the first part of Henry's reign, his divorce from Katharine of Aragon, and marriage to Anne Bullen, who gives birth to a baby girl, Elizabeth
The exorcism : a play by Don Taylor( Book )
4 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 38 libraries worldwide
A long march to Jerusalem : a play by Don Taylor( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
As you like it by William Shakespeare( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Rosalind is the daughter of banished Duke Senior and is being raised at the court of Duke Frederick, with her cousin Celia. She falls in love with a young man named Orlando, but she is banished by Duke Frederick, who threatens death if she comes near the court again. Celia goes with Rosalind. Disguised as the boy Ganymede, Rosalind enters the forest of Arden. Upon their arrival in the forest, they happen upon Orlando and his manservant, who are fleeing the wrath of Orlando's eldest brother. What follows is an elaborate scheme devised by the cross-dressing Rosalind to find out the verity of Orlando's supposed passion for her, and to further capture his heart, through the witty and mischievous façade of Ganymede
Days of vision : working with David Mercer : television drama then and now by Don Taylor( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Don Taylor British director and playwright
Don Taylor Brits schrijver (1936-2003)
Don Taylor englischer Theaterregisseur, Dramaturg, Schriftsteller.& Produzent
Taylor, Donald 1936-2003
Taylor Donald Victor 1936-2003
Дон Тейлор
Languages
English (193)
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