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Arkangel Productions

Overview
Works: 91 works in 282 publications in 1 language and 9,026 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Audio adaptations  Radio plays  Fiction  Radio programs  Radio adaptations  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks 
Classifications: PR2823, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Arkangel Productions
William Shakespeare's Henry IV by William Shakespeare( Recording )

13 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebellion still simmers in England and King Henry's health is failing. Prince Hal has proved his courage but the king still fears that his son's pleasure-loving nature will bring the realm to ruin. Meanwhile Falstaff and his ribald companions waste the nights in revelry, anticipating the moment when Hal will ascend the throne
William Shakespeare's Henry VI by William Shakespeare( Recording )

13 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the personal and political fortunes of King Henry VI, from the time of his childhood to youth and marriage to the beautiful but ruthless Margaret of Anjou, and through the power struggles of his subjects the Yorkists and Lancastrians, ending with the growing influence of sinister Richard, Duke of Gloucester
William Shakespeare's Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Recording )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Macbeth, driven by ambition and an unscrupulous wife, murders the King of Scotland and claims the throne for himself and begins a violent reign of terror. Haunted by ghosts and vexed by witches, he and his wife descend into the depths of madness and paranoia
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Recording )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caesar returns from a triumphant battle to Rome, despite warning along the way, only to fall into the assassination plot set by Brutus, Cassius, and Casca
William Shakespeare's A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Recording )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fully-dramatized production of Shakespeare's popular romantic comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream: the story of Athenian lovers Lysander and Hermia, who elope in secrecy when Hermia's father demands that she wed Demetrius. Unbeknownst to Lysander and Hermia, however, a jealous Demetrius chases the elopers into an enchanted forest, while Hermia's best friend Helena, who ravenously loves Demetrius, follows in pursuit
William Shakespeare's King Lear by William Shakespeare( Recording )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Lear of Britain, has three daughters: the hard-hearted Goneril and Regan and the good and gentle Cordelia. Wishing to ease himself of the burden of rule, he determines to divide his kingdom between them, giving the largest share to she who can say she loves him the best. Lear's tragic lack of judgement and self-knowledge is paralleled by the blindness of the loyal Gloucester who is persuaded to reject his virtuous son Edgar in favor of the villainous Edmund. This shattering drama of isolation and loss is one of the greatest tragedies in world literature
William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Recording )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Shakespear's most controversial play, the opposing values of justice and mercy must be resolved. Antonio promises money to help his friend Bassanio woo Portia. He borrows the sum needed from the cruel Shylock, but there will be a dreadful penalty if the loan is not repaid."--Container
William Shakespeare's Henry VI by William Shakespeare( Recording )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the personal and political fortunes of King Henry VI, from the time of his childhood to youth and marriage to the beautiful but ruthless Margaret of Anjou, and through the power struggles of his subjects the Yorkists and Lancastrians, ending with the growing influence of sinister Richard, Duke of Gloucester
William Shakespeare's Henry VIII by William Shakespeare( Recording )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Shakespeare's story of political intrigue and betrayal in 16th century England centering around King Henry VIII, his divorce from Queen Katharine and subsequent marriage to Anne Bolyn
William Shakespeare's The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Recording )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The dissolute Sir John Falstaff plans to seduce Mistress Ford and Mistress Page, two "Merry WIves of Windsor," thereby gaining access to their husbands' wealth."--Container
William Shakespeare's Measure for measure by William Shakespeare( Recording )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Telling his followers he is leaving the city on affairs of state, the Duke of Vienna appoints the puritanical Angelo to govern in his absence. Will Angelo prove as virtuous as he seems once power is in his hands?"--Container
William Shakespeare's King John by William Shakespeare( Recording )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audio Partners Publishing and Arkangel Productions present a fully-dramatized production of William Shakespeare's 1623 play King John: a historical tale of King John of England's reign from 1199 to 1216
William Shakespeare's Love's labor's lost by William Shakespeare( Recording )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young King of Navarre and three of his courtiers have vowed to lock themselves away for three years of study and fasting, and to forswear the company of women for this period. No sooner is their vow made than it is tested, however, as the Princess of France and three of her ladies arrive in Navarre on a diplomatic mission. The young men fall instantly and hopelessly in love, and the tension between their vow and their passion forms the subject of this charming and sparkling early comedy
The complete Arkangel Shakespeare : 38 fully dramatized unabridged plays on CD by William Shakespeare( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of thirty-eight plays by Shakespeare
William Shakespeare's Henry VI by William Shakespeare( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the personal and political fortunes of King Henry VI, from the time of his childhood to youth and marriage to the beautiful but ruthless Margaret of Anjou, and through the power struggles of his subjects the Yorkists and Lancastrians, ending with the growing influence of sinister Richard, Duke of Gloucester
William Shakespeare's The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare( Recording )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Padua holds many suitors for the hand of fair Bianca, but Bianca may not be married until her spinster sister Kate is wed. Could any man be rash enough to take Kate on? The witty adventurer Petruchio undertakes the task
William Shakespeare's The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare( Recording )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Antipholus of Syracuse is searching the world for his identical twin brother, separated from him at birth. With him is his servant Dromio, who lost his twin brother at the same time. The pair arrive in Ephesus where, unbeknownst to them, their twins are living. Chaos and confusion mount to a crescendo in this wild and fast-paced comedy of mistaken identity
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Recording )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bassanio, with the help of merchant, Antonio, borrows money from Shylock, a wealthy jew, in order to woo Portia. Portia disguises herself as a lawyer and foils Shylock's ability to exact retribution from Bassanio for failing to repay the debt
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare( Recording )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fully-dramatized version of Shakespeare's story of mistaken identity and love
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The noble Veronese houses of Montague and Capulet are locked in a bitter feud. When Romeo, a Montague, and Juliet, a Capulet, fall in love they are swept up in a series of violent events and cruel twists of fortune
 
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William Shakespeare's Henry VIWilliam Shakespeare's MacbethWilliam Shakespeare's Julius CaesarWilliam Shakespeare's A midsummer night's dreamWilliam Shakespeare's King LearWilliam Shakespeare's The Merchant of VeniceWilliam Shakespeare's Henry VIWilliam Shakespeare's Henry VIII