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Hytner, Nicholas

Overview
Works: 179 works in 817 publications in 9 languages and 12,275 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Filmed operas  Comedy films  Historical films  Operas  Internet videos  Televised operas  Biographical films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Translator, Author, fmd, Interviewee, Performer, Restager , Creator, win, sgd, dir, Recipient, Film editor, Composer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nicholas Hytner
Arthur Miller's The crucible by Arthur Miller( Visual )

104 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of teenage girls meets in the woods at midnight for a secret love-conjuring ceremony. When their ceremony is witnessed by the town minister, the girls suddenly find themselves accused of witchcraft and as the hysteria in the village grows, blameless victims are torn from their homes, leading to a devastating climax
The lady in the van by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

45 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film tells the true story of the relationship between Alan Bennett and the singular Miss Shepherd, a woman of uncertain origins who 'temporarily' parked her van in Bennett's London driveway and proceeded to live there for fifteen years
The history boys by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

51 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers around eight boisterous-yet-talented schoolboys hoping to gain admittance to England's most prestigious universities. They are aided on their quest by two teachers, a shrewd young upstart and an inspiring old eccentric, whose opposing philosophies challenge the boys to confront the true meaning of education and the relative values of happiness and success
The Madness of King George by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

86 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When George III loses the colonies in the American Revolution, his eccentric behavior becomes nothing less than mad. With Parliament battling for increased power and the Prince of Wales plotting his own rise to the throne, King George's unpredictable behavior sets the stage for a thrilling game of betrayal, politics and palace intrigue
Center stage by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The artistic director of the American Ballet Company is evaluating a tight-knit group of students as they face the growing pains of their world of dance. Managing their ambitions, romances, and heartbreaks proves to be both invigorating and painful
The cunning little vixen by Leoš Janáček( Visual )

29 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live recording from Châtelet Théâtre Musical de Paris in June 1995
The object of my affection by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

29 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman falls in love with her new roommate even though he's gay and loves her purely as a friend. When she becomes pregnant, she realizes she'd rather raise her child with him rather than with her boyfriend-- a decision that forces the threesome to explore the fine line between love, sex and friendship
La clemenza di Tito : opera seria in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

32 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this performance of Mozart's last opera, Nicholas Hytner's staging for the Glyndebourne Festival Opera sheds new light on a story of passion that overrides loyalty and integrity that is tested to the extreme
King Priam by Michael Tippett( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Tippett's retelling of the Homeric legend of Troy, centering on the character of King Priam
Xerxes by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xerxes love for Romilda sets off a series of intrigues which end with Xerxes agreeing to marry Amastris
Xerxes : from the London Coliseum : opera in three acts( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera in three acts about a water nymph, who, longing for human feeling, falls in love with a human prince
Così fan tutte : dramma giocosa in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young officers are challenged by an older bachelor that their fiancées could be unfaithful if given the chance
The history boys by Alan Bennett( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An unruly bunch of bright, funny sixth-form boys in pursuit of sex, sport and a place at university. A maverick English teacher at odds with the young and shrewd supply teacher; a headmaster obsessed with results; a History teacher who thinks he's a fool. Staffroom rivalry and the anarchy of adolescence provoke insistent questions about History and how you teach it; about education and its purpose." "The History Boys, the screenplay, contains Alan Bennett's diary of the filming, the shooting script and an Introduction by director Nicholas Hytner, as well as an extensive plate section showing stills from the film and behind the scenes."--BOOK JACKET
Julius Caesar : a critical guide by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A studio performance of one of Handel's best known operas by the English National Opera. The Opera, a tale of love and power based on Shakespeare's play, was first performed in 1724 at the Haymarket Theatre in London using castrati singers in the heroes roles. This lavish production follows modern practice in using women in these parts, and in particular, Dame Janet Baker creates the virtuoso role of Julius Caesar
Don Carlo : opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antonio Pappano, artistic director of the Royal Opera, introduces Nicholas Hytner's production of Verdi's Don Carlo from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Based on Schiller's play, it tells the story of the conflicts in the life of Don Carlo, Prince of Spain after his betrothed Elizabeth of Valois is married to his father, Phillip II, as part of a peace treaty. Rolando Villazon sings the title role and Marina Poplavskaya is Elizabeth. Pappano conducts the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Xerxes : opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

33 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handel's comic opera about Xerxes, King of Persia, who declares his love for the army commander's daughter and sets off a series of romantic intrigues
Serse : opera in tre atti = Xerxes : opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( )

3 editions published in 1987 in Italian and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making War Horse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making War Horse is the story of how Michael Morpurgo's children's novel became one of the most popular and acclaimed productions in the National Theatre's history. . From its early development in the NT Studio, see how Handspring Puppet Company created the groundbreaking techniques that brought a lifelike horse to the stage. . Behind the scenes and into the rehearsal room, featuring interviews with the cast and creative team, Making War Horse documents this unique theatrical collaboration and the creation of a stage classic
The making of Miss Saigon by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Visual )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary tracing the creation of the musical Miss Saigon from the completion of the score, through auditions and rehearsals, to the opening night of the original London production on September 20, 1989
Balancing acts : behind the scenes at London's National Theatre by Nicholas Hytner( Book )

11 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The former director of London's National Theatre presents a candid, behind-the-scenes memoir about his career directing theater, producing films and opera, and working closely with some of the world's most celebrated actors
 
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Arthur Miller's The crucible
Alternative Names
Hytner Nicolas 1956-....

Nicholas Hytner

Nicholas Hytner angol rendező

Nicholas Hytner Brits toneelregisseur

Nicholas Hytner brytyjski reżyser i producent filmowy i teatralny

Nicholas Hytner englischer Theater- und Filmregisseur

Nicholas Hytner réalisateur britannique

Nicholas Hytner regista britannico

Nicolaus Hytner

Николас Хайтнер

ניקולס היטנר

نیکلاس هایتنر

하이트너, 니콜라스

ニコラス・ハイトナー

尼古拉斯·希拿

尼可拉斯·海納

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King PriamThe history boysDon Carlo : opera in four actsXerxes : opera in three acts