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Noble, Adrian 1950-

Overview
Works: 68 works in 164 publications in 3 languages and 2,066 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Interviews  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Television adaptations  Nonfiction television programs  Opera films  Music videos  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Director, Producer, Performer, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Restager , Author of introduction
Classifications: PR3184, 822.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Adrian Noble
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

45 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This adaptation of A Midsummer Night's Dream, performed by the Royal Shakespeare Company, sets the play in a contemporary landscape and introduces the character of the Boy, through whose dream we view the play
On directing Shakespeare : interviews with contemporary directors by Ralph Berry( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For producers and directors planning a production, several questions inevitably arise: Which play is appropriate for the contemporary audience? Should the text and setting be altered? Twelve leading contemporary directors answer these questions in interviews in this book and shed light on what Shakespeare means to them and to their audiences. Originally published in 1977
How to do Shakespeare by Adrian Noble( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this story of murder, witchcraft, and revenge, Macbeth, driven by overwhelming ambition, begins a violent reign of terror and execution in a desperate attempt to maintain his power
Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria Le retour d'Ulysse dans sa patrie : drame musical en un prologue et trois actes by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drame musical en 3 actes. Avec Kre*simir *Spicer (Ulisse) ; Marijana Mijanovic (Penelope) ; Rachid Ben Abdeslam (Umana Fragilità) ; Solistes et Choeur de l'Académie européenne de musique d'Aix-en-Provence ; Les Arts Florissants ; William Christie, direction musicale
Great performances by Royal Shakespeare Company( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program features excerpts from four Royal Shakespeare Company productions : King Lear, Twelfth night, A midsummer night's dream, and Coriolanus. Each segment of the program includes key scenes from the play intertwined with interviews and explanations of the play with both actors and directors
Alcina by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operavoorstelling, opgenomen in 2011 in de Staatsoper, Wenen
A midsummer night's dream what to make of magic( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series looks at how the choice of actors and the rendering of themes in Shakespeare's drama impact an audience. The problem of presenting the magic and fairies of A midsummer night's dream to modern theatergoers is addressed in this part. Several filmed versions of the play are presented. Directors Jonathan Miller, Ian Talbot, and Adrian Noble of the Royal Shakespeare theatre offer their views, along with opinions and expectations from audience members
Great performances( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program features excerpts from four Royal Shakespeare Company productions : King Lear, Twelfth night, A midsummer night's dream, and Coriolanus. Each segment of the program includes key scenes from the play intertwined with interviews and explanations of the play with both actors and directors
Carmen opéra-comique en quatre actes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performance of Bizet's opera "Carmen," featuring Anna Caterina Antonacci, Andrew Richards, and Anne-Catherine Gillet
Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in Undetermined and French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film version of the classic opera, with Migenes-Johnson as Carmen, and Domingo as Don José. Carmen seduces Don José who then deserts his post, his family and his honor. When the dashing toreador Escamillo wins Carmen's affections, the spurned Don José is filled with rage and jealousy, and tragedy ensues
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1998/1999 production of The Winter's tale by William Shakespeare. King Leontes unjustly accuses his wife Hermione of adultery with King Polixenes. He imprisons Hermione, who falls into a swoon he believes is death, and orders her infant daughter to be abandoned on the shore. Sixteen years later, their daughter falls in love with Polixenes's son and when they come to Leontes' kingdom, her identity is revealed. Leontes and Polixenes become friends again, and Hermione is found to be alive after all
Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans le petit Théâtre du Jeu-de-Paume d'Aix-en-Provence, le metteur en scène Adrian Noble a joué la carte de la simplicité : une arène de sable, une fluide évidence des déplacements, des comiques shakespeariens et des héros aussi jeunes que fringants, maintenus par la main de fer de William Christie habillée des sonorités de velours d'un ensemble instrumental, les Arts florissants, en grande forme
The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Duchess of Malfi is one of the major tragedies of the early modern period and remains popular in the theatre as well as in the classroom. The story of the Duchess{8217}s secret marriage and the cruel revenge of her brothers has fascinated and appalled audiences for centuries. This new Arden edition offers readers a comprehensive, illustrated introduction to the play{8217}s historical, critical and performance history. The text is modernized and edited to the highest scholarly standards, with textual notes and commentary notes on the same page for ease of reference. Editor Leah Marcus is a Professor at Vanderbilt University. The Duchess of Malfi is one of the major tragedies of the early modern period and remains popular in the theatre as well as in the classroom. The story of the Duchess{8217}s secret marriage and the cruel revenge of her brothers has fascinated and appalled audiences for centuries. This new Arden edition offers readers a comprehensive, illustrated introduction to the play{8217}s historical, critical and performance history. The text is modernized and edited to the highest scholarly standards, with textual notes and commentary notes on the same page for ease of reference. The Duchess of Malfi is one of the major tragedies of the early modern period and remains popular in the theatre as well as in the classroom. The story of the Duchess{8217}s secret marriage and the cruel revenge of her brothers has fascinated and appalled audiences for centuries. This new Arden edition offers readers a comprehensive, illustrated introduction to the play{8217}s historical, critical and performance history. The text is modernized and edited to the highest scholarly standards, with textual notes and commentary notes on the same page for ease of reference."--Publisher's description
Royal Shakespeare Company great performances( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program features excerpts from four Royal Shakespeare Company productions: King Lear, Coriolanus, Twelfth night, and A midsummer night's dream. Each segment of the program includes key scenes from the play intertwined with interviews and explanations of the play by actors and directors
Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria dramma in musica by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this opera, "human frailty falls victim to time, fortune and love. Gods and humans, comic and intensely serious characters and spectacular scenic effects are brought together in a wonderfully rich and effective texture"--Container
Alcina opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A midsummer night's dream : a Royal Shakespeare Company Production( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marbles in your pipe : a definitive guide to sales and marketing in the information technology industry by Adrian Noble( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A midsummer night's dream what to make of magic by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series looks at how the choice of actors and the rendering of themes in Shakespeare's drama impact an audience. The problem of presenting the magic of fairies of A midsummer night's dream to modern theatergoers is addressed in this part. Several filmed versions of the play are presented. Directors Jonathan Miller, Ian Talbot, and Adrian Noble of the Royal Shakespeare theatre offer their views, along with opinions and expectations from audience members
 
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Alternative Names
Adrian Noble British theatre director

Adrian Noble englischer Regisseur

Noble, Adrian Keith 1950-

Languages
English (71)

Italian (23)

French (5)

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Marbles in your pipe : a definitive guide to sales and marketing in the information technology industry