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Adrian, Max 1902-1973

Overview
Works: 165 works in 486 publications in 5 languages and 6,556 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  War films  Musicals  Television adaptations  Historical television programs  Television plays  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Singer, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PR2812.A23, 822.33
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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 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play has two principal settings: the court that Frederick has usurped from his brother, the rightful Duke, and the Forest of Arden, where the Duke and his followers (including the disgruntled Lord Jaques and the jester Touchstone) are living
Candide : a comic operetta on Voltaire's satire by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

26 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

19 editions published between 1900 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 364 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 )

21 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 354 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 )

21 editions published between 1964 and 1975 in 4 languages and held by 320 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 286 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 282 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 )

9 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in English and held by 272 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 256 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 by Leonard Bernstein( )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City Opera
Candide : original Broadway cast by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music lovers( Visual )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 217 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
Uncle Vanya by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Recording )

4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 210 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
Stravinsky's "L'Histoire du Soldat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 202 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
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 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 179 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
Ken Russell : at the BBC( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isadora: the biggest dancer in the world: Dramatized biography of the American dancer Isadora Duncan
Candide : Broadway cast recording by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Birth of modern theatre : Chekhov's Uncle Vanya in perspective( Visual )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 114 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
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 109 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
 
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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 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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