WorldCat Identities

Adrian, Max 1902-1973

Overview
Works: 181 works in 501 publications in 5 languages and 6,798 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musicals  Film adaptations  Historical films  Filmed plays  Biographical films  History  Operas  Documentary films  Original cast recordings 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PR2803.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Max Adrian
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Recording )

30 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play is about an idyllic romance, full of happy love and an optimistic philosophy of simple goodness
Candide : a comic operetta on Voltaire's satire by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

16 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candide by Leonard Bernstein( )

14 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City Opera
Antigone by Sophocles( Recording )

19 editions published between 1900 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Sackler directs this production of Sophocles' Antigone starring Doroty Tutin, Max Adrian jeremy Brett, Eileen Atkins, Geoffery Dunn
Uncle Vanya by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

20 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film of the Chichester Festival Theatre production of Anton Checkhov's play Uncle Vanya. Chekhov's portrayal of the frustrations and disillusions of advancing age and the numbing boredom of provincial life in 1890's Russia, is here effortlessly performed by probably the most talented and prestigious cast ever assembled for this work
Henry the Fourth, part two by William Shakespeare( Recording )

22 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in 4 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A darker sequel wherein Prince Hal inherits the throne and proves he has developed wisdom by repudiating the old rascal Falstaff
Troylus and Cressida by William Shakespeare( Recording )

19 editions published between 1961 and 1975 in 4 languages and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cynical drama set during a truce in the Trojan War. Lovers separated by circumstance mock love and choose other partners as the war resumes with treachery and betrayal
Caesar and Cleopatra by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caesar and Cleopatra, a play written by George Bernard Shaw. Shaw wants to prove that it was not love but politics that drew Cleopatra to Julius Caesar. Caesar understands the importance of good government, and values these things above art and love
L'histoire du soldat by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

7 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Portions of the renowned experimental dance-theater-pantomime work "L'histoire du soldat" by Igor Stravinsky, from 1918, a surreal response to the chaos and misery of World War One. Forty years later, this program was a television premiere of the work ... the work blends narration, dance, music and characters in changing disguises to tell the story of a common soldier who loses his soul to the devil"--Container
The master builder by Henrik Ibsen( Recording )

12 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play of young Solness, an architect, his aspirations, and his fear of the younger generation. Solness, born with "great and generous instincts" becomes imprisoned in the hard shell of his own selfishness and his jealous fear lest his success and position slip from him
Candide : original Broadway cast by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music lovers by Richard Chamberlain( Visual )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About two ill-matched lovers in this divine bio-pic of the great musician Peter Tchaikovsky, a lavish film filled with brilliant Tchaikovsky music selections
Stravinsky's "L'Histoire du Soldat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portions of the renowned experimental theater work L'Histoire du Soldat by Igor Stravinsky, from 1918. Performance by James Mitchell, Annabelle Gold, Arthur Malet, Max Adrian. Emanuel Vardi conducts the orchestra; choreography is by Anna Sokolow. The work blends narration, dance, music and characters in changing disguises to tell a surreal story about a common soldier who loses his soul to the devil. Comedy becomes romance and then despair
Uncle Vanya by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Recording )

4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Play, starring Sir Laurence Olivier, with supporting players. English translation by Constance Garnett from British Home Entertainment's production directed for television by Stuart Burge
Venus and Adonis : [and] A lover's complaint by William Shakespeare( Recording )

20 editions published between 1962 and 1982 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Russell : at the BBC( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elgar: A partly dramatized account of the life of classical composer Sir Edward Elgar
Candide : Broadway cast recording by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the original cast recording of seventeen songs from the 1956 Broadway musical "Candide."
The Birth of modern theatre : Chekhov's Uncle Vanya in perspective( Visual )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes Chekhov's dramatic techniques as developed in Uncle Vanya. Includes a performance of the third act of the English translation by Constance Garnett
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

5 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Shakespeare's patriotic historical drama that celebrates the English nation and the greatness of its King. Includes medieval battle sequences with a recreation of the Battle of Agincourt
Candide : a comic operetta based on Voltaire's satire by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

2 editions published between 1956 and 1991 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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As you like it
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Alternative Names
Bor, Max 1902-1973

Cavendish, Max 1902-1973

Max Adrian acteur irlandais

Max Adrian acteur uit Ierland (1903-1973)

Max Adrian actor irlandés

Max Adrian angielski aktor

Max Adrian attore irlandese

Max Adrian Irischer Schauspieler

Max Adrian irländsk skådespelare

Max Adrian irsk skodespelar

Max Adrian irsk skuespiller

Макс Эдриан

אדריאן, מאכס 1903-1973

אדריאן, מקס 1903-1973

マックス・アドリアン

麥克斯·安德利恩

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