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Covent Garden Theatre

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Works: 1,983 works in 3,096 publications in 2 languages and 8,777 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Tragedies (Drama)  Comedy plays  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Pastoral drama  Concordances  Outlines and syllabi  Historical drama 
Roles: Performer, Other, Correspondent
Classifications: PR2808.A2, 822.33
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As you like it by William Shakespeare( Book )

19 editions published between 1773 and 1848 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This play has two principal settings: the court that Frederick has usurped from his brother, the rightful Duke, and the Forest of Arden, where the Duke and his followers (including the disgruntled Lord Jaques and the jester Touchstone) are living
Macbeth : the text of the First Folio by William Shakespeare( Book )

14 editions published between 1773 and 1852 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belasco Theatre, Washington, D.C., David Belasco & Sam S. & Lee Shubert, proprietors and managers, direction of Sam S. & Lee Shubert (Inc.), L. Stoddard Taylor, manager. Annual Shakespeare festival, combined stellar attraction Mr. E.H. Sothern and Miss Julia Marlowe in Shakespearean repertoire. The tragedy of "Macbeth," by William Shakespeare. Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan, music arranged by Frank A. Howson, scenery built by Joseph J. O'Brien, scenery painted by Unitt & Wickes
Twelfth night; or, What you will by William Shakespeare( Book )

9 editions published between 1808 and 1848 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Struggling to survive after a shipwreck, Viola disguises herself as a young soldier, complicating numerous relationships
The apostate : a tragedy, in five acts : as performed at the Theatre Royal, Covent-Garden by Richard Lalor Sheil( Book )

3 editions published between 1817 and 1819 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coriolanus : a tragedy ; as it is acted at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden by James Thomson( Book )

2 editions published between 1749 and 1767 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bell's edition of Shakespeare's plays : as they are now performed at the Theatres Royal in London : regulated from the prompt books of each house, by permission, with notes critical and illustrative by William Shakespeare( Book )

6 editions published between 1774 and 1794 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cymbeline : a tragedy by William Shakespeare( Book )

8 editions published between 1821 and 1827 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )

12 editions published between 1802 and 1850 in English and French and held by 41 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
London assurance by Dion Boucicault( Book )

11 editions published in 1841 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents Donald Sinden, The Royal Shakespeare Company in Ronald Eyer's adaptation and production of Dion Boucicault's "London Assurance," directed by Euan Smith, with Polly Adams, Roger Rees, John Cater, Bernard Lloyd, Glyn Owen, Sydney Bromley, Anthony Pedley and Elizabeth Spriggs, designed by Alan Tagg, lighting by Robert Ornbo, costumes by David Walker and Michael Stennett, assistant director Howard Panter
Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Book )

11 editions published between 1813 and 1848 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young Claudio has fallen for the lovely heiress Hero. The path to the alter seems smooth until the evil Don John decides to intervene."
The tragedy of Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare( Book )

21 editions published between 1773 and 1830 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with discussion questions, role-playing scenarios, and other study activities
King Henry VIII by William Shakespeare( Book )

11 editions published between 1773 and 1848 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loyalty and Heredity-- King Henry VIII covers the period of Henry's reign from shortly after he becomes king to the birth of Elizabeth, who would one day become queen and for whom the play was written. The firing of a cannon during the very first performance of this play caused a fire that burnt the Globe theater to the ground. Heat not a furnace for your foe so hot That it do singe yourself. We may outrun By violent swiftness that which we run at, And lose by over-running
The road to ruin : a comedy, in five acts by Thomas Holcroft( Book )

8 editions published between 1826 and 1846 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of the prima donna by Joan Sutherland( Recording )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Record one, side one: The soldier tir'd (Arne), Let the bright seraphim (Handel), Casta diva (Bellini), Son vergin vezzosa (Bellini). Record 1, side 2: Bel raggio (Rossini), Qui la voce (Bellini), Come per me sereno (Bellini), The jewel song (Gounod); record two, side one: The waltz song (Gounod), The willow song (Verdi), Marten aller arten (Mozart), Ah fors' e lui and sempre libera (Verdi); Record two, side two: The mad scene (Thomas), The bell song (Delibes), O beau pays (Meyerbeer), Caro nome (Verdi). Joan Sutherland, vocalist
Othello, the Moor of Venice : a tragedy : as it is acted at the Theatres-Royal in Drury-Lane and Covent-Garden by William Shakespeare( Book )

3 editions published between 1777 and 1780 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakspeare's Tempest, or, The enchanted island : a play by William Shakespeare( Book )

8 editions published between 1806 and 1815 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The liar : a comedy, in two acts by Samuel Foote( Book )

5 editions published between 1867 and 1950 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family quarrels : a comic opera, in three acts by Thomas Dibdin( Book )

4 editions published between 1802 and 1806 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Peruvian : a comic opera in three acts by Lady( Book )

4 editions published between 1780 and 1786 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander the Great by J. R Hamilton( Book )

2 editions published in 1818 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plucky little mouse in a bear costume finds food for his family and wins the heart of a menacing cat
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityRoyal Italian Opera (London, England)

Covent Garden

Covent Garden London, Theatre Royal, Covent Garden

Covent Garden Theatre

Kovent-garden

Kral Opera Teatrı

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Royal Opera House

Theatre Covent Garden

Theatre Covent Garden London

Theatre Royal, Covent Garden

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English (212)

French (1)