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Powers, Mala 1931-2007

Overview
Works: 87 works in 278 publications in 5 languages and 4,264 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Western films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Editor, Narrator, Costume designer
Classifications: PN2061, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Mala Powers
 
Most widely held works by Mala Powers
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Visual )

113 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poignant story of unrequited love, set in 17th century France. Highlighted by the Oscar-winning performance of Ferrer as Cyrano, the long-nosed poet and swordsman who helps a handsome rival woo and win the beautiful Roxane, whom Cyrano himself secretly loves
Our teacher's in a wheelchair by Mala Powers( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs depict the activities of Brian Hanson, who is able to lead an active existence as a nursery school teacher despite a partial paralysis requiring the use of a wheelchair
To the actor by Michael Chekhov( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member 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 )

14 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the customs of eight Christian holidays with stories, poems, and prayers
Master classes in the Michael Chekhov technique( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member 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 by Tim Whelan( Visual )

20 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective James Barlow goes undercover as a train robber to break up the infamous Reno gang
City that never sleeps by John H Auer( Visual )

8 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film noir police thriller juggles around five characters through a particularly bad night in a Chicago police precinct: Johnny Kelly, a stressed out cop ready to crack; Sally 'Angel Face' Connors, a lounge singer looking for a way out; Hayes Stewart, a thug-for-hire who's dying to move up in the syndicate; Penrod Biddle, a smooth and corrupt district attorney; and Sgt. Joe, an honest cop trying to keep Joe on a straight path
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand( Recording )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the classic French story of the master swordsman, noble in stature, whose unpleasant appearance prevents him from courting the beautiful woman with whom he has fallen in love
The colossus of New York( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scientist places the brain of his late son, a Nobel Peace Prize-winning humanitarian, into the head of a towering robot
From Russia to Hollywood the 100-year odyssey of Chekhov and Shdanoff( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Czarist Russia's Moscow Art Theater to Hollywood's biggest film, narrator Gregory Peck joins an A-list of Hollywood stars to take us through the odyssey of two Russian born Hollywood legends: The great acting teacher Michael Chekhov and the amazing director George Shdanoff. With actors Anthony Quinn, Lloyd Bridges, Robert Stack, Jack Palance, Patricia Neal, Mala Powers and many more we follow the lives of those who made Hollywood what it is today
On the technique of acting by Michael Chekhov( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in French and Italian and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the role of the imagination in acting, suggests a variety of acting exercises, and discusses psychological gestures, tempo, rehearsal, and the creative process
Follow the year : a celebration of family holidays by Mala Powers( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the customs of eight Christian holidays with stories, poems, and prayers
Cyrano de Bergerac The son of Monte Cristo( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member 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
Michael Chekhov the Dartington years( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member 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 20 WorldCat member 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
Early women directors on directing by Ally Acker( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews with Lillian Gish speaking about her role as director in Remodeling her husband (1920) and Mala Powers, an Ida Lupino "discovery," speaking about Lupino, the director. Includes interview material with Kevin Brownlow, film historian and Katharine Hepburn about Dorothy Arzner
The big cat ; Rage at dawn( Visual )

in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big cat: In 1933, a city boy arrives at his late mother's rural Utah birthplace to discover the locals have been pestered by drought, feuding, and a cougar. Rage at dawn: Detective James Barlow goes undercover as a train robber to break up the infamous Reno gang
Big screen cowboys( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One-eyed Jacks: Running from the law after a bank robbery in Mexico, Dad Longworth finds an opportunity to take the stolen gold and leave his partner Rio to be captured. Years later, Rio escapes from the prison where he has been since, and hunts down Dad for revenge. Dad is now a respectable sheriff in California, and has been living in fear of Rio's return
The doomsday machine Werewolf of Washington( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An upcoming space mission to Venus becomes even more vital after a startling secret is revealed. Foreign agents have revealed a secret plot by the Chinese where they have manufactured the ultimate weapon, capable of destroying everything on the surface of the planet. The mission to our sister planet now becomes a fight for the survival of the human race, as the crew must try to save the Earth from destruction
To the actor : on the technique of acting by Michael Chekhov( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Chekhov's classic work To the Actor has been revised and expanded by Mala Powers to explain, clearly and concisely, the essential techniques for every actor from developing a character to strengthen awareness. Chekhov's simple and practical method - successfully used by professional actors all over the world - trains the actor's imagination and body to fulfill its potential. To the Actor includes a previously unpublished chapter on 'Psychological Gesture', translated into English by the celebrated director Andrei Malaev - Babel; a new biographi
 
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Mala Powers actrice américaine

Mala Powers actriz estadounidense

Mala Powers aktorka amerykańska

Mala Powers amerikansk skådespelare

Mala Powers amerikansk skodespelar

Mala Powers amerikansk skuespiller

Mala Powers US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Powers, Mary Ellen 1931-2007

مالا پاورز بازیگر آمریکایی

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Our teacher's in a wheelchairTo the actorMaster classes in the Michael Chekhov technique