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Gwilym, Mike

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Most widely held works by Mike Gwilym
Love's labour's lost by William Shakespeare( Visual )

39 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a dramatization of Love's labour's lost, a satire directed against intellectual pride and pedantry
Pericles, Prince of Tyre by William Shakespeare( Visual )

61 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Prince of Tyre is pursued by the vengeance of King Antiochus because he discovered the monarch's incestuous relationship with his daughter. Fleeing from place to place, Pericles is shipwrecked, courts, and marries Thaisa. Their child, Marina, raised by friends when Thaisa is believed to have died, is kidnapped by pirates and sold into a brothel before Thaisa is discovered alive and the family is joyfully reunited
Playing Shakespeare( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in nine intensive acting workshops, demonstrating how the Company makes Shakespeare's classic plays accessible to modern audiences without compromising the text's integrity
The devil's disciple by David Jones( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New Hampshire in 1777, Dick Dudgeon's father dies. Called back home to the unhappy family he revolted against years ago, Dick finds he's been named heir, much to the horror of his religious mother. To complicate matters, the British have arrived
Oedipus the King by Sophocles( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third of the three plays of the Oedipus saga, Antigone is perhaps the most easily accessible of all the great classical tragedies, its theme clear and up-to-date: the conflict between moral and political law. Now the tale of Oedipus and his family comes to its end--he, his wife Jocasta, and his sons all dead; at the last, his daughter--who stood by her father--is also destroyed
The tragedy of Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Caius Marcius, renamed Coriolanus after his victorius attack on the city of Corioli, returns to Rome to become joint head of state. A warrior and not a politician, Coriolanus finds his pride and arrogance turning the citizens against him. As he seeks to wreak his anger on the city, it is left to his mother, Volumnia, to prevent a bloody battle"--Container
The racing game( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steeplechase rider turned private detective Sid Halley returns to the track to investigate all manner of misdeeds, from conniving bookies and blackmail to murder. Dick Francis fans will delight in this mystery series. Includes biography of Dick Francis
Simone de Beauvoir by Malka Ribowska( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This presentation uses dramatization from fiction and readings from Simone de Beauvoir's memoirs to explore her views on the world and on the role of the intellectual
The plot to kill Hitler by Lawrence Schiller( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

July 20, 1944. In the waning days of Nazi Germany, a group of senior army officers led by suave aristocrat Col. Claus von Stauffenberg risks all to save what's left of their war-torn nation. Their goal is to kill Adolf Hitler during a strategy meeting at his Wolfsschanze. The idea grew out of the Third Reich's Operation Valkyrie emergency plan. If successful, this might have changed the bloody outcome of World War II
Playing Shakespeare with the Royal Shakespeare Company( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using the verse: By varying the stresses contained in a line and using other poetic techniques, Shakespeare planted subtle clues for the actors playing a scene
The racing game by Dick Francis( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accident leaves a champion jockey unable to race so he becomes a private investigator in the horse racing industry
The two traditions by John Barton( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion and dramatization of Shakespeare's use of language, meter, and verse. Barton and the actors address and analyze the question of how to understand Shakespeare's texts, citing examples of his plays, and, for contrast, the writings of other British authors of the period
Irony and ambiguity( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Barton guides members of the Royal Shakespeare Company in a discussion of Shakespeare's use of irony and ambiguity, with illustrated dramatizations. Barton analyzes passages from Shakespeare's texts with the actors, and demonstrates how understanding the intended irony in a phrase or speech totally changes the perception of relationships and the character speaking. Includes passages from Julius Caesar, Richard II, the sonnets, Henry IV Part I, Coriolanus, Henry V and Troilus and Cressida
Track down( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Champion National Hunt jockey Sid Halley has lost the use of his hand and cannot race anymore. Jack Beater has asked him to find out why his horses are consistently losing to obviously inferior opponents
Odds against( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Champion National Hunt jockey Sid Halley has lost the use of his hand and cannot race anymore. His father-in-law tries to jolt him out of his depression by asking him to investigate a string of mysterious accidents
The racing game( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steeplechase rider turned private detective Sid Halley returns to the track to investigate all manner of misdeeds, from conniving bookies and blackmail to murder. Dick Francis fans will delight in this mystery series. Includes biography of Dick Francis
Gambling lady( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Champion National Hunt jockey Sid Halley has lost the use of his hand and cannot race anymore. Sid and his partner Chico Barnes are called in to investigate the suspicious death of a valuable racehorse. Their inquiries eventually take them to Italy
The racing game( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steeplechase rider turned private detective Sid Halley returns to the track to investigate all manner of misdeeds, from conniving bookies and blackmail to murder. Dick Francis fans will delight in this mystery series. Includes biography of Dick Francis
On the black hill by Andrew Grieve( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rural life along the Welsh-English border is dramatized through four generations of a farming community and through the intense relationship between identical twin brothers
Passion and coolness by John Barton( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How Hamlet's advice to the players expresses Shakespeare's direction that the actors be natural and not false or grotesque. Deliberate and striking inconsistencies in Shakespearean characters. Balancing heightened language and naturalistic performance, emotion, and intellect. How Shakespeare's language affects the audience"--Website
 
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Mike Gwilym acteur britannique

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Mike Gwilym British actor

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Майк Гвилим

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English (166)