WorldCat Identities

Church, Tony

Overview
Works: 163 works in 342 publications in 2 languages and 3,027 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Poetry  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Pastoral drama  Romantic plays  Interviews 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator
Classifications: PR3560, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tony Church
The shock of the new by Robert Hughes( Visual )

10 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Hughes' history of modern art from cubism to pop and the avant-garde. The sequel to the BBC's Civilization series, picks up at the threshold of the 20th century. It is written and presented by Robert Hughes, art critic and senior writer for Time. Hughes draws on a wealth of documentary materials from the archives of the BBC, including rare footage and interviews with noted artists. The range of major figures includes Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, le Corbusier, Maz Ernst, Francis Bacon and Jackson Pollock."--Container
Playing Shakespeare by John Barton( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 563 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
The Restless eye : Eugéne Delacroix : a film based on his paintings and his journals by Colin Nears( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses Delacroix's journal and paintings to tell the story of his life and work
Tess by Roman Polanski( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exquisite, richly layered adaptation of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles. A strong-willed peasant girl is sent by her father to the estate of some local aristocrats to capitalize on a rumor that their families are from the same line. This fateful visit commences an epic narrative of sex, class, betrayal, and revenge. With its earthy visual textures it is a work of great pastoral beauty as well as vivid storytelling
Paradise lost by John Milton( Recording )

19 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Often considered the greatest epic in any modern language, Paradise lost tells the story of the revolt of Satan, his banishment from Heaven, and the ensuing fall of man and his expulsion from Eden. It is a tale of immense drama and excitement, of rebellion and treachery, of innocence pitted against corruption, in which God and Satan fight a bitter battle for control of mankind's destiny. The struggle ranges across Heaven, Hell, and earth, as Satan and his band of rebel angels conspire against God. At the center of the conflict are Adam and Eve, motivated by all too human temptations, but whose ultimate downfall is unyielding love
The Shock of the new( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Landscape of pleasure: The South of France and the Mediterranean become a generator of color-filled images of well-being that permeated the work of Monet, Cezanne and other Impressionists. Trouble in Utopia: The glass palaces of German architects give way to the functionalists. Concern for social programs, culminating in the town plans of le Corbusier, the speculations of Buckminster Fuller and the srange wasteland of Brasilia
Shakespeare's language : action & character( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this video-taped workshop, Tony Church explores the interpretation of two of Shakespeare's best known speeches and ends with a demonstration of the first speech in a reconstruction of the accent of Shakespeare's time
Metaphysical poets by John Donne( Recording )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Donne, Andrew Marvell, George Herbert, Thomas Carew and Henry Vaughan: these were some of the 17th-century writers who devised a new form of poetry full of wit, intellect and grace, which we now call Metaphysical poetry
The great poets by John Keats( Recording )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems from a classic British Romantic writer
The faerie queene by Edmund Spenser( Recording )

7 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents selections from Books I, II, IV, VI, and VII
The hollow crown by John Barton( Recording )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eight by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play, which tells of the intrigues during the first part of Henry's reign, his divorce from Katharine of Aragon, and marriage to Anne Bullen, who gives birth to a baby girl, Elizabeth
Irony and ambiguity( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion of Shakespeare's use of irony and ambiguity, with illustrated dramatizations. Barton analyzes passages from Shakespeare's texts with the actors, and demonstrates how understanding the intended irony in a phrase or speech totally changes the perception of relationships and the character speaking. Includes passages from Julius Caesar, Richard II, the sonnets, Henry IV Part I, Coriolanus, Henry V and Troilus and Cressida
Tennyson read by Tony Church [and others] by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Recording )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilfred Owen by Wilfred Owen( Recording )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As you like it by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare at his sunniest, posing serious questions in the most lighthearted tone. Is there a natural difference between a Duke's daughter and a commoner? Are men really stronger than women? Or is it just society's role? Some of these characters briefly discard the roles they have played, while others adopt new ones. All learn something about themselves
The powers that be( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art critic Robert Hughes discusses the impact of mechanized warfare and mass destruction on European art and culture following World War I. Examines German expressionism, Russian constructivism, and Italian futurism, with emphasis on the prevailing disenchantment with politics and other institutions as well as the diminishing belief in the ability of the artist to influence society for the better
Playing Shakespeare with the Royal Shakespeare Company( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These intensive acting workshops conducted by John Barton of the Royal Shakespeare Company demonstrate how the Company makes Shakespeare's classic plays accessible to modern audiences without compromising the text's integrity
Playing Shakespeare with the Royal Shakespeare Company( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These intensive acting workshops conducted by John Barton of the Royal Shakespeare Company demonstrate how the Company makes Shakespeare's classic plays accessible to modern audiences without compromising the text's integrity
Comus : Samson Agonistes by John Milton( Recording )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Tony Church acteur britannique

Tony Church British actor

Tony Church Brits acteur (1930-2008)

Тони Черч

トニー・チャーチ

Languages
English (90)

German (1)