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Nunn, Trevor

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Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Visual )

35 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera stage production of the Gershwins' classic musical drama Porgy and Bess, which portrays the lives of the occupants of Catfish Row. The television production was shot using the recording made of the 1989 production for its soundtrack
A performance of Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

13 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 1,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a trio of witches prophesy Macbeth's ascension to the throne, Lady Macbeth pushes her husband into a murderous spree. But once crowned king of Scotland, Macbeth sees ghastly visions, fueled by guilt and a new prophecy, that ensure his ultimate downfall
Cats by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jellicle Cats gather in their junkyard, preparing for the Jellicle Ball, for this is the night when patriarch Old Deuteronomy will choose a cat to be reborn into a new life on the Heavyside Layer. There are stories, songs, and dances from Victoria the White Cat, Munkustrap, Rum Tum Tugger, Grizabella, Jemima, Gus the Theatre Cat, Jellylorum, Skimbleshanks, Macavity, Demeter and Bombalurina, Demeter, Alonzo, Mr. Mistoffelees, and others. The songs explain how Cats are named, whom they fight, how they work and play, entertain, and how they love and why
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proposing to divide his vast kingdom amongst his three daughters, Goneril, Regan, and Cornelia, Lear devises a test for his offspring to convince him of their suitability and compassion for rule. Goneril and Regan's true colors emerge, they uncover a vast conspiracy of greed and cruelty within the once loyal dynasty
Twelfth night, or, What you will( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shipwrecked on an unfriendly Illyrian shore, Viola, believing her twin brother is dead, disguises herself in male attire and joins the retinue of the lovesick Duke Orsino
Shakespeare uncovered( Visual )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six episodes combine history, biography, iconic performances, new analysis, and the personal passion of their celebrated hosts (Ethan Hawke, Jeremy Irons, Derek Jacobi, Trevor Nunn, Joely Richardson, and David Tennant) to tell the story behind the stories of Shakespeare's greatest plays
Oklahoma! by Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laurie, an Oklahoma farm gal is courted by boisterous cowboy Curley and by menacing, obsessive farm hand Jud Frye. Fearing that Jud will do something terrible to Curley, Laurie accepts Jud's invitation to the box social. But Curley rescues Laurie from Jud's unwanted advances, and wins her hand. On the eve of their wedding, Laurie and Curley are menaced by Jud. During a fight with Curley, Jud falls on his own knife and is killed. The local deputy insists that Curley be arrested, but he is outvoted by Curley's friends, and the newlyweds are permitted to ride off on their honeymoon
Twelfth night, or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Visual )

64 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of troublesome twins who win the heart of an entire kingdom
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

48 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play
Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of the play by William Shakespeare
Lady Jane by Trevor Nunn( Visual )

30 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1553, England's idle rich were anything but idle. With the blessing of the royal family, they plundered the riches of the church, stole the finest farmlands, and generally took all the best things the country had to offer. A cousin to the infamous Henry VIII, Lady Jane Grey disapproved of the way her fellow nobles behaved, and disagreed with their religious beliefs. But as a sheltered 16-year-old, there wasn't much she could do about it. Then, through a strange turn of events, Lady Jane Grey was crowned Queen Jane, ruler of all England. Based on the true story of the girl who found herself Queen of England for nine days at age 16"--Container
Othello by Trevor Nunn( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Price presents the special stage-to-screen studio production of the Royal Shakespeare Company's presentation of Othello by William Shakespeare, directed by Trevor Nunn
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shylock loans money to a man he despises, the merchant Antonio, only if a pound of Antonio's flesh will be due, in a court of law, upon default. Antonio borrows the money so that his friend Bessanio can travel to woo the woman he loves, Portia, whose freedom to marry is bound up in a fairy-tale decree of her father's
Les misérables original Broadway cast recording by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Recording )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and French and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical set in the period of the French Revolution of 1832
Speaking Shakespearean verse by Trevor Nunn( Visual )

20 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Members of the Royal Shakespeare Company present a workshop before a television studio audience in which they interpret the rhythms and pronunciation of Shakespeare's English
Cats complete original Broadway cast recording by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Recording )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lyrics included on container insert. Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber. Lyrics based on 'Old Possum's book of practical cats' and other works by T.S. Eliot
Preparing to perform Shakespeare( Visual )

21 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 393 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
Cats by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Recording )

21 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hedda( Visual )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frustrated by the pointlessness of her middle class, married life, the strong-willed Hedda realizes her only satisfaction comes from manipulating others. Casting an insidious net of influence over both her passive husband and a volatile former lover, Hedda is soon overwhelmed by her own cynical schemes as they spiral out of control--with tragic results
Ralph Koltai : designer for the stage by Ralph Koltai( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Nunn, Trevor Robert 1940-

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