WorldCat Identities

Adrian, Max 1902-1973

Overview
Works: 160 works in 463 publications in 4 languages and 6,592 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  War films  Television adaptations  Fiction  Historical television programs  Filmed plays  Educational films 
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 1,014 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 )

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 376 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 357 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 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troylus and Cressida by William Shakespeare( Recording )

18 editions published between 1961 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 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 275 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 )

7 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in English and held by 247 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 241 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. - Container
Candide : original Broadway cast by Leonard Bernstein( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music lovers( Visual )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 218 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
Uncle Vanya by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Recording )

4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 212 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 )

17 editions published between 1962 and 1982 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry V by William Shakespeare( Visual )

11 editions published between 1945 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 183 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
Ken Russell : at the BBC( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isadora : the biggest dancer in the world: A dramatized biography of the American dancer Isadora Duncan
Stravinsky's "L'Histoire du Soldat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 154 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
The Birth of modern theatre : Chekhov's Uncle Vanya in perspective( Visual )

3 editions published between 1975 and 1988 in English and held by 128 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 126 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 114 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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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 (210)

German (2)

French (1)

Hebrew (1)

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