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Ambrose Video Publishing

Overview
Works: 3,742 works in 7,274 publications in 1 language and 121,934 library holdings
Genres: Television adaptations  Drama  Televised performances  Nonfiction television programs  Television plays  Film adaptations  Television comedies  Made-for-TV movies  Television programs  History 
Roles: Distributor, fds, Publisher, prn, Producer
Classifications: PR3093, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Ambrose Video Publishing
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

43 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about devilish fairies, bedeviled lovers and tradesmen-actors. Plots intertwine as entangled love affairs, the comical performance of a "play within a play" by the tradesmen of Athens, and the antics in fairyland among King Oberon and his queen Titania produce a bizarre series of entanglements, but all ends happily
The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare( Visual )

33 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 1,745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's play in which the marriage of two strong-minded people provides the spark for a comic confrontation between the sexes
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Visual )

38 editions published between 1979 and 2018 in English and held by 1,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play revolves around an enchanted island, an exiled duke, young lovers and a framework of conspiracy as they affected dramatic and emotional romances
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

50 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's play entitled Romeo & Juliet
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

41 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, Macbeth murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia as they crumble beneath the weight of their crimes
The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Visual )

43 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's play entitled The merchant of Venice
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Visual )

41 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 1,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play, a pastoral romance set in the Forest of Arden in medieval France
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

44 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in English and held by 1,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about the tragic consequences of jealousy. Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealousy of Iago, who conspires to undo them both. Iago tells Othello that his wife, the beautiful Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio. Othello strangles Desdemona before learning of Iago's evil, and then kills himself in remorse
Slavery and the making of America( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the history of slavery in the United States and the role it played in shaping the new country's development
Antony & Cleopatra by William Shakespeare( Visual )

48 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Shakespeare's famous play which explores the calamitous consequences of an overwhelming passion by telling the story of Antony, the once-heralded leader who becomes stupified with passion and degenerates into a fool, and the multi-faceted Cleopatra
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare( Visual )

33 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Danish prince avenges the murder of his father, the king, by killing his uncle Claudius who murdered the king, usurped the throne, and married Hamlet's mother, Gertrude. Hamlet, considered the most complex of all Shakespeare's characters, examines the fundamental issues of justice, guilt, and death
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( Visual )

31 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can a king and his lords keep their oath to abstain from women for three years of study? A French princess and her ladies put them to the test
The tragedy of Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

37 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about a proud Roman general who conquers the Volscians, leads them against Rome in revenge for his banishment, and is killed by the Volscian general when Coriolanus is persuaded to spare the city
Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

35 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 1,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's tragedy set in Roman times dealing with the revenge of Titus Andronicus for the atrocities committed against his family by Tamora, the captive queen of the Goths, and her faction
Timon of Athens by William Shakespeare( Visual )

39 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the transformation of a noble Athenian from a reckless spendthrift to a mad misanthrope
Twelfth night by William Shakespeare( Visual )

29 editions published between 1979 and 2010 in English and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With practical jokes, poetry and haunting songs, this is the most subtle of Shakespeare's comedies. In an aristocratic country house, we see the infatuation of Orsino, the devoted loyalty of Viola, the selfless friendship of Antonio and the self love of the ambitious Malvolio
Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( Visual )

33 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cruel Angelo is left in charge of Vienna when the Duke pretends to leave town. He revives an old law against fornication and sentences Claudio to death for seducing Juliet, Claudio's betrothed. Claudio's sister, Isabella, pleads for his life and Angelo offers to spare him in exchange for her virginity. His corruption and severity are punished when the Duke reveals that he has witnessed it all
The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare( Visual )

33 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Daltrey, lead singer of the band "The Who," stars in Shakespeare's shortest play, a farce about two pairs of twins involved in an elaborate series of mistaken identities, word for words as written by William Shakespeare
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( Visual )

35 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 1,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents William Shakespeare's play about a king who unjustly accuses his wife of adultery. Sixteen years later, their daughter, missing since infancy, is miraculously restored and reconciled with her dead mother, who is brought back to life again
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Visual )

29 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claudio and Hero are engaged, but the jealous Don John tries to thwart the wedding by denouncing Hero as unchaste. Meanwhile, Beatrice and Benedick, who scorn each other, become betrothed as a result of the schemes of their friends
 
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