WorldCat Identities

Fry, Christopher 1907-2005

Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  Christopher Fry Publications about Christopher Fry
Publications by  Christopher Fry Publications by Christopher Fry
posthumous Publications by Christopher Fry, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Christopher Fry
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Christopher Fry
The lady's not for burning; a comedy by Christopher Fry ( Book )
92 editions published between 1948 and 1994 in English and held by 2,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Olney Theatre, Players, Inc. present Christopher Fry's "The Lady's Not for Burning," directed by Eugene O'Sullivan, settings and lighting by James Waring, costumes by Joseph Lewis
Venus observed, a play by Christopher Fry ( Book )
74 editions published between 1949 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Skuespil
A sleep of prisoners, a play by Christopher Fry ( Book )
61 editions published between 1951 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 1,706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Luther Greene presents Christopher Fry's "A Sleep of Prisoners," directed by Michael MacOwan, assistant director Hugh Goldie, lighted by Abe Feder
The dark is light enough : a winter comedy by Christopher Fry ( Book )
50 editions published between 1954 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A phoenix too frequent, a comedy by Christopher Fry ( Book )
91 editions published between 1946 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Curtmantle, a play by Christopher Fry ( Book )
25 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tragedy of King Henry 2d and his Chancellor Becket
The firstborn; a play in three acts by Christopher Fry ( Book )
56 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oringinally performed at the Edinburgh Festival in 1948, this play is essentially a study of the personality of Moses who rises and fights for the cause of oppressed Israel against the Pharoahs. Two of the plagues- the Darkness and the Death of the Firstborn form part of the action
A yard of sun; a summer comedy by Christopher Fry ( Book )
15 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in English and held by 1,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The boy with a cart; Cuthman, Saint of Sussex; a play by Christopher Fry ( Book )
76 editions published between 1939 and 1979 in English and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tell the story of Cuthman, Saint of Sussex
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand ( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rostand's famous play tells of the brilliant wit Cyrano, with a face marred by his huge nose, who composes love letters to help his friend Christian woo the beautiful Roxane, with whom Cyrano is secretly in love
Thor, with angels ; a play by Christopher Fry ( Book )
46 editions published between 1948 and 1960 in 4 languages and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Catholic University, Speech and Drama Department, Rev. G.V. Hartke, O.P., head presents "Thor, With Angels," a play by Christopher Fry, staged by Leo Brady, setting and lighting by James Waring, performances coached by Josephine McGarry Callan, costumes designed by Joseph Lewis, costumes executed by Anne Tacik
An experience of critics by Christopher Fry ( Book )
19 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barabbas by Richard Fleischer ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pardoned instead of Christ, Barabbas is haunted for the rest of his life. After watching his former lover, Rachel, being stoned to death for her belief in Jesus, Barabbas returns to his life of thievery. Arrested again, he is sent to the sulpher mines and then to gladiator school where he witnesses yet another friend give his life in the name of the Nazarene. It is only at the end, when Barabbas himself faces crucifixion, that he discovers his faith
The Bible in the beginning ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts the first 22 chapters of Genesis on an epic scale, including the story of man's creation, his fall, his survival, and his indomitable faith in the future
The Brontës of Haworth by Christopher Fry ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Siblings Charlotte, Branwell, Emily, and Anne Bronte experienced soaring artistic achievements and personal tragedies. Follow England's most accomplished literary family from their sheltered childhoods to their complex lives as adults
Three plays: The firstborn, Thor, with angels [and] A sleep of prisoners by Christopher Fry ( Book )
15 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
FIRSTBORN portrays the agony of Rameses and the movement to maturity of Moses at the death of the firstborn
Plays by Christopher Fry ( Book )
50 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected plays by Christopher Fry ( Book )
12 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peer Gynt by Henrik Ibsen ( Book )
8 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ibsen's philosophical play concerns a young man who turns outlaw after running away with another man's bride. Peer Gynt wanders the world and experiences many adventures, while always looking for a home--and redemption
The lark; [play] by Jean Anouilh ( Book )
21 editions published between 1947 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.42 (from 0.18 for The Bible ... to 0.98 for Imagery in ...)
Alternative Names
Fry, Christopher
Fry, Christopher, 1907-
Harris, Arthur Hammond, 1907-2005
Harris, Christopher, 1907-2005
Harris, Christopher 1907-2005 Wirklicher Name
Harris, Christopher Fry.
Harris, Christopher Fry, 1907-2005
Languages
English (786)
German (17)
French (6)
Dutch (4)
Danish (2)
Japanese (2)
Italian (1)
Russian (1)
Covers