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Brill, Clive

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Works: 77 works in 185 publications in 1 language and 17,681 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Audio adaptations 
Roles: Director
Classifications: PR2807, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Clive Brill
William Shakespeare's Hamlet by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Distressed by his father's death and his mother's over-hasty remarriage, Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, is faced by a spectre from beyond the grave bearing a grim message of murder and revenge"--Container
William Shakespeare's Othello by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Othello, a Moorish general in the service of Venice, has married Desdemona, beautiful daughter of a Venetian Senator. But Iago, Othello's malignant ensign, is determined to destroy their happiness"--Container
William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 690 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"--Container
William Shakespeare's Macbeth by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 618 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 )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tragedie over de moord op de Romeinse veldheer en staatsman
William Shakespeare's A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 548 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 The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 517 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 Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 484 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 King Lear by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 479 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 Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Komedie over de liefde van de Italiaanse edelmannen Claudio en Benedick voor Hero en haar nichtje Beatrice
William Shakespeare's As you like it by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Rosalind, daughter of the deposed Duke Senior, is exiled from the court by her wicked uncle. Disguising herself as a young man and accompanied by her cousin Celia and their loyal fool Touchstone, she takes refuge in the Forest of Arden. In the forest Rosalind meets young Orlando with whom she is in love, but her male disguise complicates matters, expecially when Rosalind finds she has unwittingly attracted the shepherdess Phebe"--Container
William Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Mark Antony, one of the three rulers of the Roman World, has beome the thrall of the fascinating Cleopatra. Affairs of state call him to Rome, but the attractions of the Queen of Egypt prove impossible to resist"--Container
William Shakespeare's Twelfth night by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Twelfth night is a riotous comedy of hopelessly unrequited passions and mistaken identity. Duke Orsino is in love with the noblewoman Olivia. She, however, has fallen for his servant Cesario, who is actually Viola, a woman disguised as a man, who loves Orsino: confusion is rife. Meanwhile, Olivia's arrogant steward Malvolio is cruelly tricked by her uncle Sir Toby Belch, his friend Sir Andrew Aguecheek and the maidservant Maria into believing his mistress loves him"--Container
William Shakespeare's All's well that ends well by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The young and virtuous physician's daughter Helena desperately loves Count Bertram, but he regards her as beneath his notice"--Container
William Shakespeare's The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 401 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 Henry V by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry decides to invade France where he thinks he has a claim to the throne. At Agincourt he leads his army into battle against the powerful French forces and, against all the odds, wins a famous victory
William Shakespeare's Richard III by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Shakespeare's play about Richard of Gloucester, a self-proclaimed villain who through family mechinations, political marriages and military coups, usurps the crown from King Edward IV
William Shakespeare's Measure for measure by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 391 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 The comedy of errors by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 390 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"--Container
William Shakespeare's Richard II by William Shakespeare ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The sensitive and poetic Richard II is undoubtedly the rightful king of England but he is unscrupulous and weak. When his cousin Henry Bolingbroke returns from banishment and mounts a challenge to his authority, Richard's right to the throne proves of little help to him"--Container
 
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