WorldCat Identities

Howell, Jane (Television director)

Overview
Works: 97 works in 616 publications in 1 language and 7,549 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Television plays  History  Film adaptations  Historical television programs  Historical films  Televised performances  Television programs 
Roles: Director, Restager , Other, Author
Classifications: PR2835, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jane Howell
Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

75 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare's tragedy set in Roman times dealing with the revenge of Titus Andronicus for the atrocities committed against his family by Tamora, the captive queen of the Goths, and her faction
The winter's tale by William Shakespeare( Visual )

101 editions published between 1980 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Leontes unjustly accuses his wife Hermione of adultery with King Polixenes. He imprisons Hermione, who falls into a swoon he believes is death, and orders her infant daughter to be abandoned on the shore. Sixteen years later, their daughter falls in love with Polixenes's son and when they come to Leontes' kingdom, her identity is revealed. Leontes and Polixenes become friends again, and Hermione is found to be alive after all
The tragedy of Richard III by Jane Howell( Visual )

47 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about Richard of Gloucester, a self-proclaimed villian who usurps the crown. Through family machinations, political marriages and military coups, this play portrays the tumultous reign of King Edward IV and the ascension of Richard to the throne, an intricate period in English history
The third part of Henry the Sixt by William Shakespeare( Visual )

64 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Henry VI trilogy concludes with the Yorks winning the battle of St. Albans, and thus forcing Henry from the throne. Margaret, however, captures and taunts York before having him killed. She is captured herself and forced to watch her son killed by the Yorkists. Richard, Duke of Gloucester, reveals, at the end, his plan to murder Henry VI
The second part of Henry the Sixt by William Shakespeare( Visual )

56 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues Shakespeare's story of Henry VI in which Henry marries Lady Margaret of Anjou, but she despises his meekness and takes Suffolk as a lover. The new queen also hates the Yorks and becomes the inspiration of the Lancastrians
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

38 editions published between 1982 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents William Shakespeare's play about Richard of Gloucester, a self-proclaimed villain, who usurps the crown from King Edward IV
The first part of Henry the Sixt by William Shakespeare( Visual )

23 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's historical play which recreates Henry's early days as King. Centers on the French wars and the activities of Joan of Arc, while glimpsing the beginning of the civil wars between the Houses of Lancaster and York
Henry VI by William Shakespeare( Visual )

20 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of William Shakespeare's play about King Henry VI
Richard III by William Shakespeare( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Shakespeare's play about Richard of Gloucester, a self-proclaimed villain, who usurps the crown from King Edward IV
The second part of Henry the Sixt( Visual )

2 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues Shakespeare's story of Henry VI in which Henry marries Lady Margaret of Anjou, but she despises his meekness and takes Suffolk as a lover. The new queen also hates the Yorks and becomes the inspiration of the Lancastrians
Class act by Ontario( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aristocratic Kate Swift has always lived the champagne lifestyle, until her unsavory husband disappears, leaving her in trouble and in debt. She forms an unlikely alliance with a young burglar and a cowardly wreck of a journalist. Wit, instinct, theft, and sex are the dubious tools as they try to stay out of jail, and the poorhouse
Cymbeline by William Shakespeare( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Cymbeline's evil second queen forces the king to banish his daughter Imogen's husband, Posthumus. While the queen tries to force Imogen to marry her own son, Posthumus flees to Rome. There he is tricked into believing Imogen has been unfaithful. Imogen disguises herself as a boy and flees the court
The first part of Henry the Sixth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's historical play which recreates Henry's early days as King. Centers on the French wars and the activities of Joan of Arc, while glimpsing the beginning of the civil wars between the Houses of Lancaster and York
Titus Andronicus by Jane Howell( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's tragedy set in Roman times dealing with the revenge by Titus Andronicus for the atrocities committed against his family by Tamora, the captive queen of the Goths, and her faction
The Shakespeare collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard III( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard, the youngest brother of the King of England, is hell-bent on seizing control of the crown and so embarks on a murderous rampage which, once strted, cannot easily be stopped
Richard III( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Shakespeare's play about Richard of Gloucester, a self-proclaimed villain, who usurps the crown from King Edward IV
Henry the sixt [sic] by William Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of William Shakespeare's play entitled Henry VI
 
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