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Washington Area Performing Arts Video Archive (Washington Metropolitan Area)

Overview
Works: 790 works in 803 publications in 1 language and 827 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Animated television programs  Televised operas  Operas  Televised ballets 
Classifications: PR2807.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by Washington Area Performing Arts Video Archive (Washington Metropolitan Area)
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play Macbeth, by William Shakespeare. Therein, a Scottish thane receives a series of strange prophecies from three witches, forever changing his life
As you like it( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play by William Shakespeare, which sets the story of the irrepressible Rosalind's quest for love and freedom against the backdrop of Hollywood's Golden Age
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play A midsummer night's dream, by William Shakespeare. Therein, a group of lovers have a series of comical adventures after several of them are enchanted by a magical elixir
Venus in fur( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When a young actress arrives several hours late to her audition for a play based on a 19th-century erotic novel, the playwright-director is less than impressed. But the actress's masterful performance flips the script on the demanding creator's expectations and turns the session into an electrifying battle of the sexes"--Theater's website
Master Harold-- and the boys( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play Master Harold-- and the boys, by Athol Fugard
Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play Romeo and Juliet, by William Shakespeare. Therein, two teenagers from warring houses fall in love
Hamlet by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play Hamlet, by William Shakespeare. Therein, the titular Prince of Denmark plots revenge on his uncle (the current king) for the murder of his father (the previous king)
The disputation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reenactment of the dramatic confrontation between the Spanish Rabbi Moshe ben Nachman, better known as Nachmanides (1194-1270), and the Spanish apostate Pablo Christiani before King Jaime I of Aragon in in 1263
Where the wild things are( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the ballet Where the wild things are, as choreographed by Septime Webre. Therein, a young boy journeys to the land of The WIld Things, where he encounters all manner of scary monsters
The gospel at Colonus( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told from the perspective of a Black Pentecostal preacher and his congregation, the play dramatizes legendary Greek character Oedipus' last days on Earth. Having blinded himself out of guilt, Oedipus makes a solace-seeking pilgrimage to Colonus, the place where he believes he is meant to die. Primarily through song, the preacher and his congregation translate this story of redemption into a Christian parable
Molly's salon : with the great white hope( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three women (artistic director Molly Smith, actress Kelly C. McAndrew & costume designer Rosemary Pardee) discuss their experiences in the Arena Stage production of Howard Sackler's play The great white hope
Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play Much ado about nothing, by William Shakespeare with a contemporary setting within Washington, D.C.'s Caribbean community. Therein, two couples endure great difficulties on their road(s) to the altar
A midsummer night's dream( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play A midsummer night's dream, by William Shakespeare. Therein, a group of lovers have a series of comical adventures after several of them are enchanted by a magical elixir
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play Othello, by William Shakespeare. Therein, the devious Iago attempts to persuade Othello that his wife is having an affair
King Lear( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play King Lear, by William Shakespeare. Therein, a King divides his kingdom between his three daughters, with disastrous results
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play Macbeth, by William Shakespeare. Therein, a Scottish thane receives a series of strange prophecies from three witches, forever changing his life
The Belle of Amherst( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play The Belle of Amherst, by William Luce. Therein, the life of poet Emily Dickinson is retold by one actor portraying 15 different characters
Charles Dickens' A Christmas carol : a ghost story of Christmas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play A Christmas carol, by Charles Dickens. Therein, an misanthropic miser learns the true meaning of Christmas
Coriolanus( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play Coriolanus, by William Shakespeare. Therein, Roman general & patrician Caius Marcius Coriolanus runs afoul of the populace because of his rejection of democratic political philosophy
Richard III( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live performance of the play Richard III, by William Shakespeare. Therein, the brief rise and rapid fall of British sovereign Richard III is told, placing special emphasis on his negative personality traits
 
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Alternative Names
WAPAVA (Washington Metropolitan Area)

Languages
English (29)