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Willcox, Toyah 1958-

Overview
Works: 114 works in 199 publications in 3 languages and 2,354 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Juvenile works  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Reggae music  Popular music  Punk rock music  New wave music 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.B27539, [FIC]
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Most widely held works about Toyah Willcox
 
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Most widely held works by Toyah Willcox
William Shakespeare's The tempest ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interpretation of Shakespeare's play The Tempest, with elaborate staging and modern touches. It tells the story of Prospero, the magician, who lives with his nubile daughter on an enchanted island and punishes his enemies when they are shipwrecked there. It's a study of sexual and political power in the guise of a fairy tale
Jubilee by Derek Jarman( Visual )
13 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and German and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Queen Elizabeth I asks her court alchemist to show her England in the future, she's transported 400 years to a post-apocalyptic wasteland of roving girl gangs, an all-powerful media mogul, fascistic police, scattered filth, and twisted sex
Quadrophenia by Franc Roddam( Visual )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
London, 1965: Like many other youths, Jimmy hates the philistine life, especially his parents and his job in a company's mailing division
The tempest by Derek Jarman( Visual )
17 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interpretation of Shakespeare's play The Tempest, with elaborate staging and modern touches. It tells the story of Prospero, the magician, who lives with his nubile daughter on an enchanted island and punishes his enemies when they are shipwrecked there. It's a study of sexual and political power in the guise of a fairy tale
Anchoress ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Enter the medieval world of Christine Carpenter, a visionary girl whose passions attract the village priest and office. The priest urges her to become an Anchoress (a walled-in recluse) and she accepts. When her awakening sexuality calls into question this lifeling arrangement, she challenges the priest's authority, and the order of society, its government, religion and sexual relations are all thrown into turmoil
Laurence Olivier presents ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The greatest actor of the 20th century presents six works by great 20th century playwrights
Peter Pan by J. M Barrie( Recording )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After Peter Pan flies into the night nursery of Wendy, John, and Michael Darling, he takes them on the journey --and adventure-- of a lifetime."--container
Secret diary of a call girl ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the real-life adventures of a high-class London escort. By day she's quiet and unassuming Hannah. But when night comes, she's Belle, the city's finest call girl. Juggling her own reality with her clients' fantasies can be difficult
The Corn is green ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of a middle-aged Englishwoman who tries to improve the lives of the needy, illiterate Welsh coal miners through education and learning
Les misérables Victor Hugo's masterpiece ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Against the stirring background of the French Revolution, we follow the tale of Jean Valjean as he encounters first the savage injustice of the law, and then the gentleness and grace of God
Urgh! a music war ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed in 1980 at a variety of locations and venues, this documentary presents 30 different performances nonstop, featuring both well-known and lesser-known bands, and captures some of the emerging New Wave and punk acts of the day
Laurence Olivier presents ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The greatest actor of the 20th century presents works by great 20th century playwrights
Peter Pan and Wendy by J. M Barrie( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Peter Pan flies into the night nursery of Wendy, John and Michael Darling, he takes them on the journey - and the adventure - of a lifetime. Mermaids, wolves and Indians weave their spell in the magical Never Never Land - where also lurks the wicked Captain Hook. Toyah Willcox stars as Peter Pan, with Ron Moody as Captain Hook, Roy Hudd as Smee and June Whitfield as Mrs Darling in this spectacular BBC Radio 4 dramatisation, with stunning sound effects and specially composed music
The Ebony tower ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A study of changing human attitudes, to art, ambition, and sexuality. About a crusty old painter who lives in a French chateau with two young female companions. They are visited by a handsome young man, thereby initiating sexual tension and recognizably Fowlesian plot puzzles
The Disputation a theological debate between Christians and Jews ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatization of a public theological debate between Christians and the Jews, where Moses ben Nachman defended his Jewish faith against Pablo Christiani, leader of the Christian side
Les misérables by Victor Hugo( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les Miserables is a romantic novel packed with revealing incidents of slum life and poverty in 19th-century France. The core of the book deals with Jean Valjean, a criminal who serves as an example of the misery and contradictions of society with which Victor Hugo was especially concerned. Les Miserables is both a powerful social document and an extremely interesting and dramatic narrative, which is the culmination of 14 years' work and Hugo's masterpiece
Kneeling at the shrine by Sunday All Over The World (Musical group)( Recording )
4 editions published in 1991 in Undetermined and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Derek Jarman collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"One of the most accomplished and creative filmmakers in British cinema, Derek Jarman rose to prominence as an intensely creative force during the late 70s, 80s and early 90s. A maverick artist foremost, Jarman s attention to detail and unconventional approach to filmmaking has been matched by few others. Along with fellow classicist Peter Greenaway, Jarman's unique ability to blend music and imagery, exploring both the personal and the political is profoundly engaging. The Derek Jarman Collection represents the essence of Jarman s work as an influential auteur - showcasing five of his most beloved films"--Ezydvd website
Cabaret original Broadway cast recording by John Kander( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the play by John Van Druten and stories by Christopher Isherwood is a stunning musical with the original Broadway cast
Les misérables by Paul McCusker( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
TOYAH
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Languages
English (80)
German (3)
Italian (2)
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