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Lapotaire, Jane

Works: 157 works in 543 publications in 6 languages and 11,823 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies  History  Historical television programs  Television plays  Televised plays  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Commentator, Other
Classifications: PR2823.A23, 822.33
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A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

113 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,316 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 )

84 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's play which explores the calamitous consequences of an overwhelming passion by telling the story of Antony, the once-heralded leader who becomes stupified with passion and degenerates into a fool, and the multi-faceted Cleopatra
William Shakespeare's Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 928 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 555 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 521 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( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and French and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1553, with the blessing of the Royal family, the churches were plundered of their riches and the finest farmlands were stolen. A cousin to the infamous Henry VIII, Lady Jane Grey disapproved of the way her fellow nobles behaved. The sheltered 16-year-old, by a strange turn of events, is crowned Queen Jane ... but only for 9 days
Surviving Picasso by James Ivory( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 438 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 by Hugh Thomson( Visual )

4 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and held by 371 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 )

2 editions 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
Richard II by Robin Lough( Visual )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Richard is King. A monarch ordained by God to lead his people. But he is also a man of very human weakness. A man whose vanity threatens to divide the great houses of England and drag his people into a dynastic civil war that will last 100 years" -- Container
William Shakespeare's Henry VIII by William Shakespeare( Recording )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 267 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
Shakespeare stories by Jane McCulloch( )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 256 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 Midsomer murders Television program( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plans for a wedding in Newton Magna are interrupted when the best man's father is found murdered. Turns out the whole village knew that the victim was having an affair with the groom's mother
Simisola : road rage( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 122 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 115 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's plays
The Maltese falcon by Dashiell Hammett( Recording )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 114 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
Robots : taking the biscuit( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 113 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
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen( Recording )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Fanny Price is sent to live with her wealthy relations at Mansfield Park she seems shy and withdrawn beside her witty and vivacious cousins. But Fanny's steadfast and purposeful character makes her an indispensable part of the household. As the others become entangled in a maze of flirtation and intrigue, it is only Fanny whose deep but secret love for Edmund Bertram remains true despite his fascination with her brilliant but frivolous cousin Mary
Henry V( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Henry IV is dead and Hal is King. With England in a state of unrest, he must leave his rebellious youth behind, striving to gain the respect of his nobility and people. Laying claim to parts of France and following an insult from the French Dauphin, Henry gathers his troops and prepares for a war that he hopes will unite his country."--Container
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William Shakespeare's Hamlet
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Jane Lapotaire actrice britannique

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Jane Lapotaire Brits actrice

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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