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RM Arts (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,238 works in 3,079 publications in 6 languages and 86,280 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction television programs  Biography  Televised operas  Drama  Filmed operas  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction films  Television adaptations  Documentary films  Operas 
Roles: Producer, Production personnel, prn, Distributor, Licensee, Originator, Publisher
Classifications: M1500.P83, 782.1
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Most widely held works by RM Arts (Firm)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and Multiple languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this two-part program, members of Ailey's dance company celebrate his memory by performing three works choreographed by Ailey himself, as well as a special ballet tribute choreographed by Ulysses Dove
Wozzeck : opera in three acts and fifteen scenes by Alban Berg( Visual )

23 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in German and English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story encompasses the gruesome detail, horror, passion, and torment that characterized works of the German Expresionist movement. Wozzeck is an impoverished soldier driven insane by his manipulative superiors and his mistress' infidelity. In a jealous rage, he stabs her, then drowns when he tries to wash the blood from his hands
Frida Kahlo (1910-1954) by Eila Hershon( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Frida Kahlo's work, her interest in politics and her tempestuous relationship with husband Diego Rivera, leader of the Mexican muralist movement
The beggar's opera by John Christopher Pepusch( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2017 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ballad opera set among London's 18th century criminal classes, full of satirical jibes about corruption in high places
Picasso by Didier Baussy( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pablo Picasso has dominated modern art and changed the way we see things. This program contains works Picasso felt to be his own personal legacy to the world, filmed both in the vaults of the Palais de Tokyo and during the hanging of the new collection in the Musee Picasso
La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in Italian and English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's bittersweet tale of high-spirited bohemians and doomed love
Dance Theatre of Harlem by Dance Theatre of Harlem( Visual )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dazzling performances by the influential and creative all-black ballet company
Andy Warhol by Kim Evans( Visual )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A profile of Andy Warhol's life and work since his death in February 1987 examines a career that spanned painting, film, publishing, rock music and television
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The innocent Japanese heroine of the title is deserted by her faithless American husband and finally driven to suicide
Toni Morrison( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toni Morrison discusses slavery and its legacy and the difficulties of writing about the painful subjects that occur in her novel Beloved
Cezanne : the man and the mountain by Jochen Hans Richter( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the central theme of Cezanne's painting: his fascination with nature and his love-hate relationship with his birthplace, Aix-en-Provence, most specifically the nearby mountain, Sainte Victoire, which he painted repeatedly throughout his life. Recognizes Cezanne as the "father of modern painting."
Jackson Pollock by Kim Evans( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines archival footage of Jackson Pollock's life and work with reminiscences from his contemporaries, and explores the truth and legends surrounding this controversial painter
Marc Chagall by Kim Evans( Visual )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film portrait, made shortly before the death of Chagall in 1985, takes the viewer on a journey through time and place on the trail of this enigmatic artist. Eventually to become the grand old man of French painting, Chagall began life in a Jewish ghetto in Russia. He escaped the restrictions of his background and moved to Paris, where he rubbed shoulders with artists such as Matisse, Leger and Dufy. There he began to create the floating surrealistic style which has remained his hallmark
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Egypt at the time of the Pharoahs, a story of conflicting demands of love, patriotism and filial piety
Dancing by Rhoda Grauer( Visual )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2018 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines and celebrates dance from around the world, from traditional dance to classical ballet
Abstract expressionism and pop art of the '50s and '60s( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Abstract Expressionism was born from a joining of attitudes in American art and European avant-garde art, but was later rejected for its nonfigurative and seemingly egocentric character in favor of the ultra-objective phenomenon known as Pop Art. This program examines: Franz Kline's 'C & O' (1958), from the National Gallery of Art, Washington DC; Helen Frankenthaler's 'Mountains and Sea' (1952), from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; Willem de Kooning's 'Morning: The Springs' (1983), from the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Jasper Johns' 'Flag' (1954), from the Museum of Modern Art, New York; Andy Warhol's 'The Texan: Portrait of Robert Rauschenberg' (1963), from the Wallraf-Richartz Museum and Museum Ludwig, Cologne; Roy Lichtenstein's 'Girl with Hair Ribbon' (1965), from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Satyagraha by Philip Glass( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in Sanskrit and English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This visionary opera tells the story of how Mahatma Gandhi developed the philosophy of satyagraha, nonviolent active resistance, as a political revolutionary tool to fight oppression, connecting his lifework to three historical figures who advanced his philosophy: the celebrated Russian writer Leo Tolstoy, the great Indian poet and philosopher Rabindranath Tagore and the American civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr
Bauhaus : the face of the 20th century by Frank Whitford( Visual )

26 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the development of the Bauhaus and at the key figures involved in it, including the founder Walter Gropius, his successor Mies van der Rohe, Lásló Moholy-Nagy and Josef Albers. The program also sets the history of the Bauhaus in the context of the political unrest and economic chaos of the Weimar Republic in Germany. Former students discuss their time at the Bauhaus and architect Philip Johnson tells how it influenced his work. Contains rare archival footage of the Bauhaus at Dessau and looks at the architecture of Chicago, much influenced by Mies van der Rohe, who emmigrated there after the Bauhaus was shut by the Nazis in 1933
King Priam by Michael Tippett( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Tippett's retelling of the Homeric legend of Troy, centering on the character of King Priam
Ariodante : an opera in three acts by George Frideric Handel( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and Italian and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The king of Scotland's daughter is treacherously accused of infidelity to her fiancé in this tale of trickery, betrayal, mistaken identity and sexual jealousy
 
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Wozzeck : opera in three acts and fifteen scenesFrida Kahlo (1910-1954)The beggar's operaAndy WarholMadama ButterflyJackson PollockMarc ChagallAida
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