Powers, Mala 1931-2007
Most widely held works about Mala Powers
Most widely held works by Mala Powers
Cyrano de Bergerac ( Visual )
74 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 942 libraries worldwide
In 17th-century Paris, a long-nosed poet and swordsman helps his handsome friend win the girl he himself loves.
To the actor by Michael Chekhov ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 581 libraries worldwide
This handbook for professional and amateur actors and directors is designed to train the imagination and body to quickly and effectively call up emotion, develop characters, and strengthen awareness.
Follow the year : a family celebration of Christian holidays by Mala Powers ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Discusses the customs of eight Christian holidays with stories, poems, and prayers.
Cyrano de Bergerac ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1950 and 2004 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac is a 17th century French soldier-poet and swordsman who loves his cousin Roxane, but believes she will never love him because of his enormous nose. He courts and wins her, not for himself, but for his inexperienced and prosaic friend, Christian, who dies in battle. Years later, as Cyrano himself is dying, he confesses his love to Roxane, who suddenly realizes that it was Cyrano's words she had heard from Christian, and Cyrano that she had always loved.
Follow the star by Mala Powers ( Book )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Spanish and held by 232 libraries worldwide
A collection of 24 stories, tales, and legends concerning Christmas. Also includes a brief history of Advent customs and Christmas celebrations.
Master classes in the Michael Chekhov technique ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
A collection of acting workshops led by some of the world's most renowned practitioners of theorist Michael Chekhov's acting techniques.
Rage at dawn ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Based on the real life escapades of the infamous Reno Brothers gang, this double-barreled western adventure stars Randolph Scott as the tough, two-fisted Chicago special agent assigned to bring the outlaws to justice.
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
City that never sleeps ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1953 and 2006 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Chicago police officer Johnny Kelly falls for a dancer, leaves his wife, and begins a new life by making a deal with a corrupt criminal lawyer.
From Russia to Hollywood the 100-year odyssey of Chekhov and Shdanoff ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Examines the journey of Michael Chekhov and George Shdanoff that brought a unique technique of acting to Hollywood which turned Stanislavski's acting theory on its head, and empowered the legendary Hollywood stars and directors of the 40s, 50s and beyond to create their most memorable work on stage and in films.
Follow the year : a celebration of family holidays by Mala Powers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac The son of Monte Cristo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Cyrano de Bergerac: The story of Cyrano, the tragic wit renowned for his nose and unrequited love for the beautiful Roxanne. The son of Monte Cristo: Under cover of night, aristocratic dandy Edmond Dantes, Jr. transforms himself into The Torch, a masked avenger who rallies the Balkan countryside against evil Count Gurko.
The colossus of New York ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
A scientist places the brain of his late son, a Nobel Peace Prize-winning humanitarian, into the head of a towering robot.
L'imagination créatrice de l'acteur : (On the technique of acting) by Michael Chekhov ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in French and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Michael Chekhov the Dartington years ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
One of the most significant theatrical personalities of the twentieth century, Michael Chekhov (Mikhail Alexandrovich Chekhov) was trained at the Moscow Arts Theatre under Constantin Stanislavsky and was the nephew of the playwright Anton Chekhov. After he fled Russia in 1928 he worked in Berlin, Paris and America before he began work on the Chekhov Theatre Studio at Dartington Hall, Devon, England in 1935. His approach to acting and teaching is discussed by former students and others connected with his studio.
Vengeance valley Rage at dawn ( Visual )
in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Vengeance Valley is the story of foster brothers on opposite sides of the law in the old West. Rage at Dawn is the story of the first train robbers in the American west and a town's reaction to their capture.
Big screen cowboys [videorecording ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Rage at dawn: Terrorizing 1866 Indiana, the Reno brothers gang uses the town of Seymour as a safe haven, paying off three crooked town officials. Sent in to clean up the gang is Peterson Detective Agency operative James Barlow, who poses as an outlaw to gain the confidence of the officials and the thick-headed brothers. Events heat up and rage surfaces as Barlow sets up the gang in a dawn train robbery.
Rage at dawn ; Abilene Town ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Rage at dawn (1955, color): Terrorizing 1866 Indiana just after the Civil War, the Reno Brothers Gang uses a small town as a safe haven while paying off three crooked town officials.
Classic literature on film 10 movies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The big cat Rage at dawn ( Visual )
in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
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Powers, Mary Ellen, 1931-2007
Multiple languages (5)
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