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Church, Tony

Overview
Works: 148 works in 296 publications in 2 languages and 2,544 library holdings
Genres: Film adaptations  Drama  Poetry  Television adaptations  History  Television plays  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Interviews  Melodramas (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Author, Narrator, Scenarist, rea
Classifications: PR3560, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tony Church
Playing Shakespeare by John Barton( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 546 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 )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 131 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 )

20 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Often considered the greatest epic in any modern language, 'Paradise Lost' tells the story of the revolt of Satan and his banishment from Heaven and the fall of man and his expulsion from Eden. Writing in blank verse of unsurpassed majesty, Milton demonstrates his genius for imagery and cadence. His style is rich and sonorous, his characterizations are heroic, and his action is cosmic in scale
The Shock of the new( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culture as nature: In the mid-20th century, symbols of modern culture reflecting the power of mass media, advertising, radio and television, became subjects for artists. Pop art exploded onto the scene
The Shock of the new( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 76 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
The shock of the new( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mechanical paradise: Explores Western art during the period 1870-1914 and shows how the artists of this period reflected the fragmentation and mechanization of urban life. The powers that be: Examines the art of the post-World War I period, including Dada and German expressionism, and discusses how art reflected the intellectual and political mood of the period
Shakespeare's language action & character( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 70 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
The faerie queene by Edmund Spenser( Recording )

11 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents selections from Books I, II, IV, VI, and VII
The great poets by John Keats( Recording )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems from a classic British Romantic writer
Metaphysical poets( Recording )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents selections from the secular poetry of Thomas Carew, Sir John Suckling, Richard Lovelace, Thomas Stanley, Henry King, Abraham Cowley, James Graham (Marquess of Montrose), Edmund Waller, Katherine Philips, and Andrew Marvell
Irony and ambiguity( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of irony and ambiguity. Barton analyzes Shakespearean texts with the actors, demonstrating how understanding the intended irony in a phrase or speech totally changes the perception of the character speaking
The hollow crown by John Barton( Recording )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tennyson read by Tony Church [and others] by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Recording )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 45 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
Wilfred Owen by Wilfred Owen( Recording )

6 editions published in 1968 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As you like it by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play, a pastoral romance set in the Forest of Arden in medieval France
Playing Shakespeare with the Royal Shakespeare Company( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irony and ambiguity: How do actors identify ironic dialogue? How do they use it to reveal character? And how do they communicate it to the audience?
Playing Shakespeare with the Royal Shakespeare Company( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 36 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 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Tony Church British actor

Languages
English (87)

German (1)