WorldCat Identities

Church, Tony

Overview
Works: 154 works in 299 publications in 1 language and 2,439 library holdings
Genres: Film adaptations  Drama  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Television adaptations  Interviews  Film and video adaptations  Epic poetry  Television plays 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Narrator, Scenarist
Classifications: PR3560, 822.33
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  Tony Church Publications about Tony Church
Publications by  Tony Church Publications by Tony Church
posthumous Publications by Tony Church, published posthumously.
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 522 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 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses Delacroix's journal and paintings to tell the story of his life and work
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, 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
Tess by Roman Polanski ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 99 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
Shakespeare's language action & character ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 76 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 Shock of the new ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 76 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 Future that was: We sit at the end of a cycle. The new age of Modernism that began with this century is now the establishment, as are its consequences
The Shock of the new ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 74 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 73 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
The faerie queene by Edmund Spenser ( Recording )
11 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents selections from Books I, II, IV, VI, and VII
Metaphysical poets ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 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
The hollow crown by John Barton ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irony and ambiguity ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 53 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 some of Shakespeare's texts with the actors, and demonstrates how understanding the intended irony in a phrase or speech totally changes the perception of the character speaking
Tennyson read by Tony Church [and others] by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
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 43 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
John Keats read by Tony Church [and others by John Keats ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and held by 39 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
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
Playing Shakespeare with the Royal Shakespeare Company ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 34 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 )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exploring a character: Patrick Stewart and David Sucher demonstrate their individual approaches to one of Shakespeare's most fascinating characters--Shylock in The Merchant of Venice
Comus Samson Agonistes by John Milton ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.36 (from 0.19 for Playing Sh ... to 0.77 for Comus Sams ...)
Languages
English (86)