WorldCat Identities

Adrian, Max 1902-1973

Overview
Works: 166 works in 456 publications in 4 languages and 6,416 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  War films  Fiction  Filmed plays  Biographical films  Original cast recordings  Satire 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Narrator
Classifications: PR2812.A23, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Max Adrian
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Recording )

29 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespearean comedy. Eight passionate young people are gathered together, all breaking one another's hearts. Some have been exiled from the court of ill-tempered Duke Frederick; the others are shepherds and shepherdesses
Candide : a comic operetta on Voltaire's satire by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

25 editions published between 1956 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the original cast recording of seventeen songs from the 1956 Broadway musical "Candide."
Antigone by Sophocles( Recording )

18 editions published between 1900 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 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 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play depicts the lives of a group on the estate of a retired professor, a pompous fellow who has returned, with his young second wife, to write his masterpiece. His assumption of superiority becomes increasingly hard to endure
Henry the Fourth, part two by William Shakespeare( Recording )

18 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troylus and Cressida by William Shakespeare( Recording )

18 editions published between 1961 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete play
Caesar and Cleopatra by Bernard Shaw( Recording )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 292 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
The master builder by Henrik Ibsen( Recording )

12 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 279 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
L'histoire du soldat by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

6 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in English and held by 241 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
Candide by Voltaire( )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this witty political satire, a gentleman plagued by misfortune clings to the belief that all is for the best. Voltaire mocks the eternal optimist philosophy of his day that proclaimed human and natural disasters part of a larger cosmic plan
Candide : original Broadway cast by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Vanya by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Recording )

4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 217 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 )

15 editions published between 1962 and 1982 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Russell : at the BBC( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Always on Sunday: An interpretation of the life of French primitive painter Henri Douanier Rousseau
Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Évocation de la campagne entreprise par le roi d'Angleterre Henry V pour appuyer ses prétentions à la couronne de France
The music lovers( Visual )

10 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Not exactly a fact-based story of the Tchaikovskys' marriage, this is a lavishly produced picture with music played by the London Symphony Orchestra
The Birth of modern theatre : Chekhov's Uncle Vanya in perspective( Visual )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes Chekhov's dramatic techniques as developed in Uncle Vanya. Includes a performance of the third act of the play in an English translation by Constance Garnett
Candide : Broadway cast recording by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetry of Alexander Pope by Alexander Pope( Recording )

11 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synopsis: Contents: The rape of the lock, cantos 1 and 2; An epistle to Dr. Arbuthnot; An essay on man; Epistle to a lady; Dunciad, book IV
The music lovers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and French and held by 98 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
As you like it
Alternative Names
Bor, Max 1902-1973

Cavendish, Max 1902-1973

Max Adrian acteur irlandais

Max Adrian acteur uit Ierland (1903-1973)

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

Languages
English (205)

German (6)

French (1)

Hebrew (1)

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