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Hytner, Nicholas

Overview
Works: 201 works in 727 publications in 8 languages and 11,513 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Historical films  Filmed operas  Biographical films  Teen films  Televised operas  Operas 
Roles: Director, Producer, Translator, Interviewee, fmd, Author, Performer, Restager , Creator, Recipient, Film editor, Composer, dir, sgd
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nicholas Hytner
Arthur Miller's The crucible by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

85 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small Puritan town where one's life is dedicated to God, several teenage girls are discovered in the woods and are accused of engaging in "The Devil's" work. As time goes by, the village becomes consumed by cries of witchcraft and the victims of this mass hysteria are torn from their homes and families
The lady in the van by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

25 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,737 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 )

49 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,191 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 )

71 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of King George III, this is the story of royal intrigue, sexual indiscretions, backstairs plotting and a battle for power between Parliament and the throne, all occurring while the king is being treated for an unknown mental illness
Center stage by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

23 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The artistic director (Gallagher) 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 object of my affection by Nicholas Hytner( Visual )

27 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 430 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
The cunning little vixen by Leoš Janáček( Visual )

21 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live recording from Châtelet Théâtre Musical de Paris in June 1995
La clemenza di Tito : opera seria in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

22 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 381 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 )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Tippett's retelling of the Homeric legend of Troy, centering on the character of King Priam
Xerxes : from the London Coliseum : opera in three acts( Visual )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera in three acts about a water nymph, who, longing for human feeling, falls in love with a human prince
The history boys by Alan Bennett( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 195 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
Così fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A production of Mozart's comic opera set in a 1960's youth hostel
Xerxes : opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

36 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 156 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
Xerxes by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xerxes love for Romilda sets off a series of intrigues which end with Xerxes agreeing to marry Amastris
Julius Caesar by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 154 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 by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Director Nicholas Hytner, who made his Met debut with this production, brings out all the passionate intensity that is at the heart of Verdi's monumental drama. Don Carlo (Roberto Alagna), the Spanish crown prince, and Elizabeth of Valois (Marina Poplavskaya), daughter of the King of France, fall in love, only to be torn apart by international politics when Carlo's father, King Philip II (Ferruccio Furlanetto), decides to marry Elizabeth himself. Carlo's friend, Rodrigo (Simon Keenlyside), plays a dangerous game, balancing his political aims with the trust of his monarch. And when the beautiful Princess Eboli (Anna Smirnova) discovers her love for Don Carlo is not returned, her revenge terribly backfires. Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts the Met orchestra and chorus
Serse : opera in tre atti = Xerxes : opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( )

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

Making War horse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the National Theatre's production of War horse, adapted from the children's novel by Michael Murpurgo. Includes excerpts from interviews with Morpurgo and the production's creative team and performers, behind the scenes footage of rehearsals, and information about the book's central topic, the military use of horses during the First World War
The making of Miss Saigon by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Visual )

1 edition 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
Xerxes : opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Book )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Arthur Miller's The crucible
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Hytner Nicolas 1956-....

Nicholas Hytner

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

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