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Lapotaire, Jane

Overview
Works: 139 works in 484 publications in 5 languages and 11,670 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Televised plays  Historical television programs  Television programs  Television plays 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Commentator
Classifications: PR2823.A23, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jane Lapotaire
 
Most widely held works by Jane Lapotaire
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

87 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, Macbeth murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as they crumble beneath the weight of their crimes
Antony & Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Visual )

80 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's famous play which explores the calamitous consequences of an overwhelming passion. Octavius Caesar (later known as Augustus), Mark Antony, and Lepidus form a triumvirate to rule the Roman Empire. Antony will rule in the east and goes to Egypt, where he becomes the lover of Queen Cleopatra. When Pompey raises an army to fight the triumvirate, Antony returns to Rome and marries Caesar's sister, Octavia. Cleopatra becomes jealous and plans to win Antony back. Caesar breaks a deal with Pompey and defeats him. Antony sends Octavia home to Rome and goes back to Cleopatra, and in Egypt he raises an army and a navy to fight Caesar. Antony's forces lose a critical sea battle when Cleopatra's ship flees. Antony hears Cleopatra has committed suicide and falls on his own sword. Cleopatra is taken prisoner and kills herself
William Shakespeare's Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Distressed by his father's death and his mother's over-hasty remarriage, Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, is faced by a spectre from beyond the grave bearing a grim message of murder and revenge"--Container
Playing Shakespeare by John Barton( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in nine intensive acting workshops, demonstrating how the Company makes Shakespeare's classic plays accessible to modern audiences without compromising the text's integrity
Broadway's lost treasures II( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of Broadway song & dance numbers from The Tony Awards, as performed by the original cast members between 1971 and 1992
Lady Jane by Trevor Nunn( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and French and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1553, England's idle rich were anything but idle. With the blessing of the royal family, they plundered the riches of the church, stole the finest farmlands, and generally took all the best things the country had to offer. A cousin to the infamous Henry VIII, Lady Jane Grey disapproved of the way her fellow nobles behaved, and disagreed with their religious beliefs. But as a sheltered 16-year-old, there wasn't much she could do about it. Then, through a strange turn of events, Lady Jane Grey was crowned Queen Jane, ruler of all England. Based on the true story of the girl who found herself Queen of England for nine days at age 16"--Container
Surviving Picasso by James Ivory( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world knew Pablo Picasso's passion for canvas, color, metal and ceramics, but little was known about his other passion--women. Told from the viewpoint of his longtime mistress and mother of his children, Francoise Gilot
Country matters( Visual )

2 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptations of short stories by A.E. Coppard and H.E. Bates. Set against the English countryside during the post-World War I period. Reveals the timeless and constant qualities of the British landscape and its people
The Henrik Ibsen collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection includes adaptations of Henrik Ibsen's work and features performances from lauded actors such as Anthony Hopkins and Charles Dance
William Shakespeare's Henry VIII by William Shakespeare( Recording )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Shakespeare's story of political intrigue and betrayal in 16th century England centering around King Henry VIII, his divorce from Queen Katharine and subsequent marriage to Anne Bolyn
King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's historical play about the dynastic struggle between Richard II and Henry Bolingbroke (later Henry IV)
Shakespeare stories by Jane McCulloch( )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings of the stories of Shakespeare's best-known plays by London acclaimed actors. Includes instrumental interludes
The dramatic works of William Shakespeare( Visual )

in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of five of Shakespeare's tragic plays, featuring some of Britain's most distinguished actors and directors
Who killed Cock Robin? by Travis Wilkerson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of murders starts with the discovery of the naked body of a man in the center of a mysterious crop circle in a field owned by Sir Harry Chatwyn in the village of Midsomer Parva. Rumours abound in the village that it could be the work of some alien force, when extra-terrestrial expert Lloyd Kirby interests himself in events. But Barnaby has other ideas, particularly when another body is found under very similar circumstances
Simisola : road rage( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Melanie Akande, daughter of Inspector Wexford's Nigerian-born physician, goes missing, the family brace themselves for a case of abduction-- maybe murder. Melanie had an appointment to see Annette Bystock the day she disappeared, and Annette is found strangled to death in her apartment. During the hunt for Annette's killers, the body of a young black girl is found buried in the Sussex countryside. Wexford must battle through the prejudices of color, age and social class to discover the shocking truth
Preparing to perform Shakespeare( Visual )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Members of the Royal Shakespeare Company present a workshop before a television studio audience to demonstrate how they rehearse and learn to perform Shakespeare
The Maltese falcon by Dashiell Hammett( Recording )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starring Tom Wilkinson, Jane Lapotaire, Peter Vaughn and Nickolas Grace. It's San Francisco, 1928, and Sam Spade is a wisecracking, womanising Private Investigator. The beautifully distressed Miss Wonderley has asked Sam's partner, Miles Archer, to shadow Floyd Thursby, whom she maintains has kidnapped her sister. But then Archer is shot dead, and Miss Wonderley's story turns out to be a lie - just like her name, which is actually Brigid O'Shaughnessy. And Miss O'Shaughnessy keeps on lying. But one thing's for sure: she does know about the Maltese Falcon ... With a bunch of heavies at his elbow and the police on his tail, Sam needs to think fast if he's to outlive the person who killed his partner
Macbeth by Jack Gold( Visual )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, Macbeth murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as they crumble beneath the weight of their crimes
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen( Recording )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannah Gordon is the narrator with Amanda Root as Fanny Price, Jane Lapotaire as Mrs. Norris and Michael Williams as Sir Thomas Bertram in this full-cast BBC Radio 4 dramatisation of Jane Austen's perceptive study of middle class morals and mores in the nineteenth century
Robots : taking the biscuit( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary provides a look into the world of robots. Movements that seem easy for humans are in practice quite difficult to program into robots
 
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William Shakespeare's Hamlet
Alternative Names
Jane Lapotaire actrice britannique

Jane Lapotaire attrice britannica

Jane Lapotaire britische Schauspielerin

Jane Lapotaire britisk skodespelar

Jane Lapotaire britisk skuespiller

Jane Lapotaire Brits actrice

Jane Lapotaire brittisk skådespelare

Лапотэйр, Джейн

جین لپوتی‌یر بازیگر بریتانیایی

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Languages
English (261)

German (2)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Italian (1)

Covers
Broadway's lost treasures IIWilliam Shakespeare's Henry VIIIThe Maltese falconEverybody's daughter, nobody's childOut of order : a haphazard journey through one woman's year