WorldCat Identities

Vance, Dennis 1924-1983

Overview
Works: 23 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 458 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art music  Monologues (Music)  Live sound recordings  Incidental music  Detective and mystery television programs  Television series 
Roles: Director, Performer, Author
Classifications: PR2808, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dennis Vance
The rivals of Sherlock Holmes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime abounded in late Victorian and Edwardian times--from the streets of London to the country houses of nobility; from the royal apartments of Vienna to the hotel rooms of quiet Copenhagen. Sherlock Holmes took on many of the era's crooks, killers, blackmailers, and schemers, but so did the fictional sleuths of other celebrated writers of the time. (from container.)
Van der Valk mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Piet van der Valk spends his time in the darkest places of Amsterdam, far from the tourist spots, where he is the happiest taking on the seedy drug dealers and criminals
Van der Valk mysteries( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a jaded Dutch detective as he solves crimes in the dark dens of Old Amsterdam. Includes seven episodes and biographies
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Recording )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a triumphal parade celebrates Julius Caesar and his defeat of the Roman general Pompey, Cassius schemes with Brutus to bring an end to Caesar before he becomes king and destroys the republic. Meanwhile, a soothsayer warns Caesar to "beware the Ides of March".--Container
A midsummer night's dream : op. 21/op. 61 = Ein Sommernachtstraum = Songe d'une nuit d'été by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy( Recording )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
The rivals of Sherlock Holmes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime abounded in late Victorian and Edwardian times--from the streets of London to the country houses of nobility; from the royal apartments of Vienna to the hotel rooms of quiet Copenhagen. Sherlock Holmes took on many of the era's crooks, killers, blackmailers, and schemers, but so did the fictional sleuths of other celebrated writers of the time. (from container.)
The Scarlet Pimpernel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sir Percy Blakeney leads a dangerous double life. A dandy English diplomat by day, at night he emerges as the Scarlet Pimpernel, the daring and elusive hero fighting the forces of Robespierre to save innocent necks from the deadly blade of the guillotine"--Container
The rivals of Sherlock Holmes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This British TV series dramatized short mystery fiction by authors who were contemporaries of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Set in the time before the Great war, each episode dealt with a perplexing case and a different detective
Armchair theatre( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This set comprises twelve plays, originally screened between 1958 and 1966. Featuring performances by some of the era's most celebrated and accomplished actors - including Susannah York, Frank Finlay, Ian Holm, Irene Handl, Donald Pleasence, Terry-Thomas, Patrick Macnee, Arthur Lowe and John Le Mesurier
Van der Valk mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Piet van der Valk spends his time in the darkest places of Amsterdam, far from the tourist spots, where he is the happiest taking on the seedy drug dealers and criminals
Armchair theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pioneering, enormously influential and often challenging, Armchair Theatre was ITV's flagship drama anthology series. Bringing high-quality contemporary drama to a wider viewing public, the series easily demonstrated the network's potential to rival the BBC's drama output with diverse and powerful plays by some of Britain's most gifted writers"--Container
The anatomist by Hyman Bloom( Visual )

3 editions published between 1956 and 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surgeon employs two students to steal corpses to use for his experiments. Unfortunately the students aren't very good at pilfering cadavers and resort to murder instead
The rivals of Sherlock Holmes( Visual )

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

This British TV series dramatized short mystery fiction by authors who were contemporaries of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Set in the time before the Great war, each episode dealt with a perplexing case and a different detective
Van der Walk( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Piet van der Valk spends his time in the darkest places of Amsterdam, far from the tourist spots, where he is the happiest taking on the seedy drug dealers and criminals
Van der Valk : The complete series( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A huge success for Thames Television, Barry Foster stars as Van der Valk - the no-nonsense Dutch detective who delighted audiences for three decades on ITV. As head of Amsterdam CID he is aided by the young CID Inspector Johnny Kroon (Michael Latimer) as they work their way through murders, blackmail, missing persons and the more tricky cases that come the way of the Dutch police. Supported by his wife Arlette (Susan Travers/Joanna Dunham/Meg Davies) and Hoofd-Commisaris Samson (Nigel Stock/Barry Hines), it's no wonder that this entertaining and absorbing drama series topped the ratings and is well-remembered to this day. Created by Nicolas Freeling, and with an unprecedented level of co-operation from the Dutch authorities and police, Van der Valk offered the viewing public a different twist on the standard detective format"--Container
Van der Valk mysteries( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Detective Piet van der Valk spends his time in the darkest places of Amsterdam, far from the tourist spots, where he is the happiest taking on the seedy drug dealers and criminals
Armchair Theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Special issue dedicated to Henk van den Bosch( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The merchant of Venice : Vol. 4 by William Shakespeare( Recording )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Tempest by William Shakespeare( Recording )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cutting-edge composer Thomas Ades follows up his successful opera Powder Her Face with an ambitious interpretation of Shakespeare's The Tempest
 
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Alternative Names
Дэннис Вэнс

Languages
English (26)