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Adrian, Max 1902-1973

Overview
Works: 189 works in 549 publications in 5 languages and 6,791 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musicals  Film adaptations  Internet videos  Biographical films  Filmed performances  Operas  Historical films  History  Musical films 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Max Adrian
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Recording )

31 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play has two principal settings: the court that Frederick has usurped from his brother, the rightful Duke, and the Forest of Arden, where the Duke and his followers (including the disgruntled Lord Jaques and the jester Touchstone) are living
Candide : a comic operetta on Voltaire's satire by Leonard Bernstein( )

16 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candide by Leonard Bernstein( )

15 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City Opera
Antigone by Sophocles( Recording )

19 editions published between 1900 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 337 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

22 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member 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( Recording )

23 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in 4 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A darker sequel wherein Prince Hal inherits the throne and proves he has developed wisdom by repudiating the old rascal Falstaff
L'histoire du soldat by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

8 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member 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
Troylus and Cressida by William Shakespeare( Recording )

21 editions published between 1961 and 1975 in 4 languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cynical drama set during a truce in the Trojan War. Lovers separated by circumstance mock love and choose other partners as the war resumes with treachery and betrayal
Caesar and Cleopatra by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

15 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caesar and Cleopatra, a play written by George Bernard Shaw. Shaw wants to prove that it was not love but politics that drew Cleopatra to Julius Caesar. Caesar understands the importance of good government, and values these things above art and love
Stravinsky's "L'Histoire du Soldat( Visual )

2 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portions of the renowned experimental theater work L'Histoire du Soldat by Igor Stravinsky, from 1918. Performance by James Mitchell, Annabelle Gold, Arthur Malet, Max Adrian. Emanuel Vardi conducts the orchestra; choreography is by Anna Sokolow. The work blends narration, dance, music and characters in changing disguises to tell a surreal story about a common soldier who loses his soul to the devil. Comedy becomes romance and then despair
The master builder by Henrik Ibsen( Recording )

13 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 240 WorldCat member 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( Recording )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music lovers by Richard Chamberlain( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not exactly a fact-based story of the Tchaikovskys' marriage, this is a lavishly produced picture with music played by the London Symphony Orchestra
Uncle Vanya by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Recording )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this classic of Chekhov's canon, an overbearing professor pays a visit to his country estate, where Sonya and Vanya, his daughter and former brother-in-law, have slaved to maintain his wealth. But Vanya is enchanted by the professors new wife, while Sonya has fallen for the towns melancholy doctor
Venus and Adonis : [and] A lover's complaint by William Shakespeare( Recording )

22 editions published between 1962 and 1982 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Russell : at the BBC( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isadora : the biggest dancer in the world: A dramatized biography of the American dancer Isadora Duncan
Candide : Broadway cast recording by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the original cast recording of seventeen songs from the 1956 Broadway musical "Candide."
The Birth of modern theatre : Chekhov's Uncle Vanya in perspective( Visual )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes Chekhov's dramatic techniques as developed in Uncle Vanya. Includes a performance of the third act of the play in an English translation by Constance Garnett
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

6 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry V is Shakespeare's dramatic depiction of England's Henry as he strives to claim the crown of France. Henry finally establishes an alliance with France when he meets and marries Catherine of Valois after his army is victorious
Candide : a comic operetta based on Voltaire's satire by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

2 editions published between 1956 and 1991 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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As you like it
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Bor, Max 1902-1973

Cavendish, Max 1902-1973

Max Adrian acteur irlandais

Max Adrian acteur uit Ierland (1903-1973)

Max Adrian actor irlandés

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

ماكس أدريان ممثل أيرلندي

マックス・アドリアン

麥克斯·安德利恩

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