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Taymor, Julie 1952-

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Most widely held works by Julie Taymor
Frida by Julie Taymor( Visual )

203 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of artist Frida Kahlo, from her humble upbringing to her worldwide fame and controversy that surrounded both her and her husband, Diego Rivera
Across the Universe by Julie Taymor( Visual )

90 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jude is a dock worker from Liverpool who travels to the United States in the 1960s to find his estranged father. There, he falls in love with sheltered American teenager Lucy. When her brother, Max, is drafted to fight in the Vietnam War, they become involved in peace activism
The Tempest by Julie Taymor( Visual )

60 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This modern retelling of William Shakespeare's final masterpiece is an exciting, mystical, and magical fantasy ... Exiled to a magical island, the sorceress Prospera ... conjures up a storm that shipwrecks her enemies, and then unleashes her powers for revenge"--Container
Titus by Julie Taymor( Visual )

112 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of a victorious Roman general whose rigid code of honor and duty proves to be his downfall
Why Shakespeare? by Lawrence Bridges( Visual )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various famous and not so famous individuals state the effect that Shakespeare's works have had in their lives. A main video presentation accompanied by seventeen vignettes
Julie Taymor, playing with fire : theater, opera, film by Eileen Blumenthal( Book )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Taymor is considered one of the most imaginative and provocative directors and designers working in the performing arts. Her productions range from original musicals and Shakespeare plays to classical operas and original films. She has collaborated with world-renowned artists and highly respected stage and film actors. In this book, Eileen Blumenthal traces Taymor's theatrical apprenticeship in France, Indonesia, New York and at the Oberlin College. The author then presents each of Taymor's major projects in theater, opera, and film. This book also includes production photos, illustrations of fifteen major productions, and Taymor's sketches for characters and costumes, as well as her own notes on each production
The Lion King : original Broadway cast recording by Elton John( Recording )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This original Broadway cast recording combines powerful vocal storytelling, authentic African rhythms, and contemporary musical influences to tell the modern classic tale of a young lion cub rising to his destiny
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

15 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of the Shakespeare play, filmed during a stage performance: "This immersive and darkly poetic cinematic experience brings the play's iconic fairies, spells and hallucinatory lovers to life ... the feats of visual imagination are ingenious and plentiful, but beating at the center of the film is an emotionally moving take on the deeper human aspects of Shakespeare's beloved tale"--Container
The lion king : pride rock on Broadway by Julie Taymor( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highly-illustrated work on set and costume design
Oedipus rex by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

43 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This ambitious production uses a number of striking visual elements including a massive set that floats above a reflecting pool, huge puppets, and sculptures. The noted Butoh artist, Min Tanaka, dances the role of Oedipus, and is joined by twenty dancers to portray this classical tragedy
The 11th of September : Moyers in conversation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just hours after the attacks on America Bill Moyers began a unique dialogue with an unparalleled and diverse group of guests. Instead of dwelling on the horrific images of the tragedy, these poised and clear voices provided perspective and soothed a wounded, yet resilient, nation, creating a video that presents both a snapshot of our reactions on 9/11, and a testament to human spirit
Spider-Man, turn off the dark by Bono( Recording )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most talked-about productions in Broadway history unveils a soundtrack featuring cast performances as well as songs by U2's Bono and the Edge
George Tsypin opera factory : building in the black void by George Tsypin( Book )

9 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows Tsypin's works for the most important opera houses in the world, from New York's Metropolitan Opera to Milan's La Scala to Saint Petersburg's Mariinsky Theater. The book also features work outside of opera, including the MTV Video Music Awards, the Russian Pavilion for the Venice Biennale, and the Millennium Cities project for Doncaster, England
Mozart's The magic flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abridged production of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's opera The Magic Flute for television
Disney presents The Lion King : Broadway selections by Elton John( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oedipus Rex( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Latin and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance of Stravinski's work from the Saito Kinen Festival in Matsumoto, Japan
Julie Taymor : setting a scene( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visit with theater director Julie Taymor who gives children a glimpse of her at work staging scenes from The Tempest. The children are also given a taste of the kind of visual theater created by using puppets, masks and music
Behind the scenes : [the complete series]( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the creative process behind the visual and performing arts. Goes behind the scenes with renowned artists and performers, covering fields of painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, music, dance and theater
Brainwave. discussion with Sam Wang, Sandra Aamodt, and Julie Taymor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Wang and Sandra Aamodt, authors of 'Welcome to Your Brain, ' discuss neuroscience and creativity with director, Julie Taymor
Titus : the illustrated screenplay by Julie Taymor( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the only book to feature Taymor's complete screenplay - highlighted by color movie stills, collages, production designs and behind-the-scenes photos - most of which have never before been published. Accompanying the screenplay are the director's notes, describing the challenges of conceptualizing the play as a film for the big screen. This pictorial record of the movie also includes an introduction to the play and Taymor's work by Jonathan Bate."--BOOK JACKET
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Across the Universe
Julie Taymor, playing with fire : theater, opera, filmThe lion king : pride rock on BroadwayThe 11th of September : Moyers in conversationGeorge Tsypin opera factory : building in the black voidDisney presents The Lion King : Broadway selectionsTitus : the illustrated screenplayBiography today. profiles of people of interest to young readers
Alternative Names
Džūlija Teimore

Julie Taymor

Julie Taymor American film and theatre director

Julie Taymor Amerikaans filmregisseuse

Julie Taymor Directora estadounidense de teatro, musicales y cine

Julie Taymor réalisateur américain

Julie Taymor réalisatrice américaine

Julie Taymor regista statunitense

Julie Taymor US-amerikanische Filmregisseurin

Taymor 1952-

Джули Тэймор американский кино- и театральный режиссёр, сценарист

Тэймор, Джули

ג'ולי טיימור

جوليا تيمور

جولی تایمور کارگردان آمریکایی

ജൂലി ടെയ്മർ

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줄리 테이머 (Julie Taymor)

테이머, 줄리 1952-


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