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Britten, Tony

Overview
Works: 59 works in 103 publications in 1 language and 2,060 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Psychological fiction  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television comedies  Television series  Christmas films 
Roles: Conductor, Director, Adapter, Composer, Performer, dir, Film editor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tony Britten
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Ebenezer Scrooge, the meanest miser in London, is visited one Christmas eve by three spirits who change his life forever
She stoops to conquer by Oliver Goldsmith( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kate is a well-bred lass who passes herself off as a barmaid in order to win the heart of her stuffy suitor. Full of mistaken identities and multiple deceptions, the play pokes fun at the various masks we all wear in different social situations. Along the way, each person learns much about the nature of true love
Wetherby by David Hare( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Travers is a schoolteacher whose life changes completely when a young man breaks into her home, and then kills himself right in front of her for no apparent reason. As Jean's friends struggle to help her, Jean is drawn deeper and deeper into a web of memories and deceptions
The lonely shepherd by Gheorghe Zamfir( )

2 editions published in 1997 and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Irish R.M( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the late 19th Century during the reign of Queen Victoria, this is a comedy bristling with mistrust between the Irish and the English in Ireland
The Irish R.M( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English magistrate in 1900s West Ireland attempts to befriend and bestow order on his eccentric community. Living in a ramshackle country house, Major Yeates strives to gain acceptance while at the same time fulfilling his mission to uphold the law
ChickLit( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four guys try and save their local pub from closing down. They end up writing a porn novel and it gets snapped up! However the publisher insists that an out of work actress must do publicity and the guys must keep their involvement a secret
Zauber der Panflöte by Gheorghe Zamfir( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Britten : peace and conflict( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This revelatory film tells the story of the pacifism that was at the core of Britten's life and work. The drama depicting the teenage pupil at Gresham's School, Holt, already set on a career as a composer, whilst struggling to equate communism with pacifism, is framed with commentary by friends and observers and superlative contemporary musical performances
Guys and dolls : the original National Theatre cast by Frank Loesser( Recording )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Royal Philharmonic plays suites from Les miserables & Miss Saigon by Claude-Michel Schönberg( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She stoops to conquer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode 1: As Mr. Hardcastle prepares for the arrival of his daughter's suitor, his stepson, Tony, has some fun at the traveler's expense. Episode 2: Still thinking he's at an inn, Marlow has his first meeting with Kate, and his friend George Hastings conspires to elope to France with Tony's cousin Constance. Episode 3: Posing as a barmaid, Kate discovers Marlow's friskier side. Meanwhile, Tony volunteers to help Hastings and Constance in their romantic flight
She stoops to conquer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Episode 4: Marlow's boorish behavior finally exhausts Hardcastle's patience, and Tony's well-intentioned plans for his cousin come completely undone. Episode 5: Tony contrives to set things right for Constance and Hastings, and "barmaid" Kate arranges a final audience with Marlow within earshot of the lovers fathers. Bonus: a Gooseberry fool: Oliver Goldsmith Stoops to conquer. This is a 50-minute documentary on the writer's life, work, and humor (written, presented and performed by Simon Butteriss ; directed by Jeremy Brettingham)
In love with Alma Cogan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theatre manager Norman is forced to confront his past when an old rival arrives to help run 'spice up' the programme. Aided by his loyal assistant Sandra, he slowly learns to let the past go
The mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Henchard gets drunk at a fair and sells his wife and child for five guineas to a sailor. Henchard proves to be violent, selfish, greedy and crude, yet at the same time he is magnanimous and humble
Peter Warlock-some little joy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about Peter Warlock, the English composer. Introduces the society of friends and fellow artists who played important roles in Warlock's life and his close personal relationships during the 1920s
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra plays suites from Joseph and the amazing Technicolor dreamcoat, Cats, Aspects of love by Andrew Lloyd Webber( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilbert & Sullivan, A motley pair by Tony Britten( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon Butteriss takes an in-depth look at Gilbert and Sullivan in five half-hour epidsodes. We also hear from leading figures across the music and theatre world as they explain their passion for G & S and, in some cases, their indifference to the thirteen works that have become known as the Savoy Operas
She stoops to conquer : a classical comedy of errors( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Oliver Goldsmith's most famous play is brought to life in this faithful screen adaptation. The tale centres on Kate - who is a well-bred lady who pretends to be a barmaid to win the heart of her stuffy suitor. Full of mistaken identities and multiple deceptions, the play pokes fun at the various deceptions we all wear in social situations and proves as relevant now as it did when it debuted in 1773. Along the way, Goldsmith's conniving characters learn much about the nature of ture love"--Container
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to steele his bar bill a man must seduce a young woman
 
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The Irish R.M
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Alternative Names
Tony Britten

Tony Britten britischer Komponist, Dirigent und Regisseur

Tony Britten Brits componist

Tony Britten compositore inglese

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توني بريتن

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English (41)