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Church, Tony

Overview
Works: 150 works in 300 publications in 2 languages and 2,588 library holdings
Genres: Film adaptations  Drama  Television adaptations  Poetry  Televised plays  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Instructional television programs  Television comedies 
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 551 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 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary: The film shows the development of the artist's work through dramatized readings from his journals, and covers the events which shaped his personal life and career, including his trip to Morocco in 1832, his love affairs, and his gradual decline into illness
Tess by Roman Polanski( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and German and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this adaptation of Thomas Hardy's classic romance, Tess Darbeyville, a beautiful young peasant in late 19th century England, seeks her fortune with the wealthy D'Urbervilles, whom her family believes to be distant relatives. Although Tess rejects the advances of the D'Urberville's son Alex, he forcibly seduces her, leaving her pregnant and alone. After her sickly baby dies, Tess falls in love with Angel, a parson's son, who abandons her on their wedding night after she confesses her past "sin." This forces Tess to return to Alex, a fateful decision with tragic consequences
Paradise lost by John Milton( Recording )

21 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 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 Shock of the new( Visual )

5 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 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
Shakespeare's language action & character( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 69 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 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents selections from Books I, II, IV, VI, and VII
Metaphysical poets( Recording )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 56 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 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 hollow crown by John Barton( Recording )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irony and ambiguity( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 50 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 )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 45 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 44 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 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As you like it by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 36 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 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 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Tony Church acteur britannique

Tony Church British actor

Тони Черч

Languages
English (89)

German (1)