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Lough, Robin

Overview
Works: 241 works in 590 publications in 5 languages and 10,973 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Documentary television programs  History  Televised operas  Historical films  Filmed operas  Nonfiction television programs  Filmed plays  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Restager , Author, Performer, Creator, Film editor, Other, fmd
Classifications: PN1997.85, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robin Lough
The Mission by Roland Joffé( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic about a man of the sword and a man of the cloth who unite to shield the Guarani South American Indian tribe from brutal subjugation by 18th-century colonial empires
The shock of the new by Robert Hughes( Visual )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2001 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Hughes' history of modern art from cubism to pop and the avant-garde. The sequel to the BBC's Civilization series, picks up at the threshold of the 20th century. It is written and presented by Robert Hughes, art critic and senior writer for Time. Hughes draws on a wealth of documentary materials from the archives of the BBC, including rare footage and interviews with noted artists. The range of major figures includes Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, le Corbusier, Maz Ernst, Francis Bacon and Jackson Pollock."--Container
Miró : theatre of dreams by Robin Lough( Visual )

36 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this film, made with the artist when he was 85 years old, Miró shares his memories of life among such great artists as Picasso, Breton, Ernst, Masson and Tanguy and talks about his latest venture, an original theatrical production with the Catalan theatre group La Claca. Miró is seen at work with the actors, at his home in Majorca, and at his studio."
She stoops to conquer by Oliver Goldsmith( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Athapascan and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic comedy of manners tells of the clever schemes and comic ruses that unfold one night at a country house. An ambitious step-mother, impassioned sweethearts, a pragmatic father and a pair of star-crossed suitors are sent spinning through a hilarious comedy of errors by one of the great characters of the stage, Tony Lumpkin. In its day, this eighteenth century masterpiece was considered so 'low' that it might never have reached the stage. When it was finally produced, it enjoyed immediate and lasting success, breaking the mould with its satirical swipe at polite society
King Priam by Michael Tippett( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Tippett's retelling of the Homeric legend of Troy, centering on the character of King Priam
Henry IV, part 1 by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince Hal, son of King Henry IV, seems to be squandering his life away with the fat knight Sir John Falstaff and the whores, boozers and petty rogues of Eastcheap. But beside these scenes of glorious misrule gathers a nationwide rebellion led by the Duke of Northumberland and his charismatic son, Hotspur. The first installment of Shakespeare's gripping account of the rise of Hal from idle barfly to monarch-in-waiting
Don Giovanni : dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Giovanni is one of the timeless classics of all opera. Mozart's music and the words of his greatest collaborator, Ad Ponte, are brought to life in Francesca Zambello's engrossing production for The Royal Opera, with rich and colorful designs by Maria Bjornson
All's well that ends well( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helena loves the arrogant Bertram, and when she cures the King of France of his sickness, she claims Bertram as her reward. But her new husband, flying from Helena to join the wars, attaches two obstructive conditions to their marriage - conditions he is sure will never be met. Featuring Olivier-award winning actress Janie Dee as the Countess of Roussillon, Sam Crane as Bertram, and Ellie Piercy as Helena
La cenerentola by Gioacchino Rossini( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Italian and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vladimir Jurowski and Sir Peter Hall are reunited for a fresh and vibrant but timelessly elegant production of Rossini's much-loved setting of the Cinderella story, with a fine cast led by Ruxandra Donose in the title role. Filmed with high definition cameras and recorded in multi-track sound, mixed to sparkling stereo and 5.1 surround sound
La fille du régiment : a comic opera in two acts by Gaetano Donizetti( Visual )

8 editions published in 2008 in French and English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features Natalie Dessay, Juan Diego Florez, and Felicity Palmer, with The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, and The Royal Opera Chorus, with Bruno Campanella conducting
Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the grandeur and shabbiness of Venice in the grip of disease. Portrays the moral and physical degeneration of Aschenbach, the writer whose obsessive and self-devouring pursuit of beauty in the form of the boy Tadzio leads him to humiliation and death
Richard II by Robin Lough( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Richard is King. A monarch ordained by God to lead his people. But he is also a man of very human weakness. A man whose vanity threatens to divide the great houses of England and drag his people into a dynastic civil war that will last 100 years"--Container
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Claudio Monteverdi( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in Italian and English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liebesgeschichte zwischen dem römischen Kaiser Nero und Poppea
She stoops to conquer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic comedy of manners tells of the clever schemes and comic ruses that unfold one night at a country house. An ambitious step-mother, impassioned sweethearts, a pragmatic father and a pair of star-crossed suitors are sent spinning through a hilarious comedy of errors by one of the great characters of the stage, Tony Lumpkin. In its day, this eighteenth century masterpiece was considered so 'low' that it might never have reached the stage. When it was finally produced, it enjoyed immediate and lasting success, breaking the mould with its satirical swipe at polite society. 518 "This production was first performed on September 12, 2002 at the Oxford Playhouse, and opened at the National Theatre on December 17, 2002. It was recorded at the Theatre Royal, Bath on April 8 & 9, 2003."
La clemenza di Tito : opera seria in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

18 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A legendary tale of passion, betrayal and forgiveness, based on incidents in the life of the roman emperor Titus
Albert Herring by Benjamin Britten( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albert - a gullible, naïve greengrocer lad who, much to his embarrassment, is made Village May King when it is realized there are no longer any girls with the necessary virtuous qualifications
Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare( Visual )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Claudio loves Hero and Hero Claudio and nothing seems capable of tearing them apart. Claudio's friend Benedick loves Beatrice and Beatrice Benedick, but (because neither will admit it) nothing seems capable of bringing them together. Only the intrigues of a resentful prince force Benedick to prove his love for Beatrice--by killing his best friend"--Container
Henry VIII by Robin Lough( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Tudor Court is locked in a power struggle between its nobles and the Machiavellian Cardinal Wolsey, the King's first minister and the country's most conspicuous symbol of Catholic power. Wolsey's ambition knows no bounds and when his chief ally, Queen Katherine, interferes in the King's romance with Ann Boleyn, he brings ruin upon himself, the Queen and centuries of English obedience to Rome"--Container
The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's hilarious and brilliantly constructed farce, delighted audiences at the Globe Theatre in London. Filmed in high definition, the pace, polish, gorgeous Elizabethan costumes and the rollicking performances dazzled the audience
 
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