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Chekhov: Comedy Shorts, Season 1, Episode 2, The Bear
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written by Anton Chekhov, 1860-1904, Anton Chekhov, 1860-1904; directed by Christine Gernon, 1970-; produced by Ted Dowd, Baby Cow Productions; performed by Reece Shearsmith, 1969-, Julia Davis, 1966- and Julian Barratt, 1968-, in Chekhov: Comedy Shorts, Season 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 28 mins
This performance is a one-act comedy play written by Anton Chekhov.
written by Anton Chekhov, 1860-1904, Anton Chekhov, 1860-1904; directed by Christine Gernon, 1970-; produced by Ted Dowd, Baby Cow Productions; performed by Reece Shearsmith, 1969-, Julia Davis, 1966- and Julian Barratt, 1968-, in Chekhov: Comedy Shorts, Season 1, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 28 mins
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Chekhov: Comedy Shorts, Season 1, Episodes 3 and 4, The Dangers of Tobacco and the Proposal
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written by Anton Chekhov, 1860-1904, Anton Chekhov, 1860-1904; directed by Christine Gernon, 1970-; produced by Ted Dowd, Baby Cow Productions; performed by Sheridan Smith, 1981-, Philip Jackson, 1948-, Mathew Horne, 1978- and Steve Coogan, 1965-, in Chekhov: Comedy Shorts, Season 1, Episodes 3 and 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 40 mins
This video features two satirical stage performances based from the works of the Russian playwright, Anton Chekhov.
written by Anton Chekhov, 1860-1904, Anton Chekhov, 1860-1904; directed by Christine Gernon, 1970-; produced by Ted Dowd, Baby Cow Productions; performed by Sheridan Smith, 1981-, Philip Jackson, 1948-, Mathew Horne, 1978- and Steve Coogan, 1965-, in Chekhov: Comedy Shorts, Season 1, Episodes 3 and 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 40 mins
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Far From the Madding Crowd - Part 2
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directed by Nicholas Renton, 1946-; produced by Hilary Bevan Jones, 1952-, Granada Film Productions and WGBH Boston; performed by Paloma Baeza, 1975-, Jonathan Firth, 1967- and Nigel Terry, 1945-2015 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2011), 1 hour 46 mins,
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Paloma Baeza stars as Bathsheba Everdene, a beautiful and proud woman with a fiercely independent spirit, in this lush adaptation of Thomas Hardy's classic novel, Far from the Madding Crowd. Uncertain of her future but unwilling to sacrifice her freedom, young Bathsheba rejects the proposal of dependable Gabriel O...
directed by Nicholas Renton, 1946-; produced by Hilary Bevan Jones, 1952-, Granada Film Productions and WGBH Boston; performed by Paloma Baeza, 1975-, Jonathan Firth, 1967- and Nigel Terry, 1945-2015 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2011), 1 hour 46 mins,
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Little Women (1970), Part 1
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directed by Paddy Russell, 1928-2017; produced by John McRae, fl. 1967-2000, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Angela Down, 1946-, Jo Rowbottom, 1942-, Janina Faye, 1948- and Sarah Craze, 1948-, in Little Women (1970) (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 1970), 26 mins
This mini-series directed by Paddy Russell is British Broadcasting Corporation's third television adaptation of author Louisa May Alcott's novel of the same name. Part 1 of 9.
directed by Paddy Russell, 1928-2017; produced by John McRae, fl. 1967-2000, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Angela Down, 1946-, Jo Rowbottom, 1942-, Janina Faye, 1948- and Sarah Craze, 1948-, in Little Women (1970) (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 1970), 26 mins
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Masterpiece, Pollyanna
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directed by Sarah Harding, fl. 1999; designed by Amy Roberts, 1949-; produced by Trevor Hopkins, fl. 1988, Carlton Productions and Carlton Television; performed by Amanda Burton, 1956-, Kenneth Cranham, 1944-, Georgina Terry, fl. 2003, Aden Gillett, 1958-, Pam Ferris, 1948-, Kate Ashfield, 1972- and Tom Ellis, 1978-, in Masterpiece (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2004), 1 hour 39 mins,
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After the death of her father, Pollyanna moves in with her embittered aunt. Soon, she charms everyone in the village she now calls home - except her cold-hearted aunt who refuses to see the brighter side of life. Aunt Polly, despite her vast wealth treats Pollyanna more like an stranger than a relative, but when t...
directed by Sarah Harding, fl. 1999; designed by Amy Roberts, 1949-; produced by Trevor Hopkins, fl. 1988, Carlton Productions and Carlton Television; performed by Amanda Burton, 1956-, Kenneth Cranham, 1944-, Georgina Terry, fl. 2003, Aden Gillett, 1958-, Pam Ferris, 1948-, Kate Ashfield, 1972- and Tom Ellis, 1978-, in Masterpiece (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2004), 1 hour 39 mins,
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Masterpiece, Wuthering Heights - Part 2
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directed by Coky Giedroyć, 1962-; produced by Radford Neville, fl. 1999-2018, Mammoth Screen and WGBH Boston; performed by Tom Hardy, 1977-, Charlotte Riley, 1981-, Andrew Lincoln, 1973-, Sarah Lancashire, 1964-, Burn Gorman, 1974-, Rosalind Halstead, 1984- and Kevin McNally, 1956-, in Masterpiece (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009), 1 hour 9 mins,
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Heathcliff’s return to Gimmerton throws Cathy’s life with Edgar into turmoil while Hindley becomes another victim of Heathcliff’s revenge. Isabella learns that being hated by Heathcliff is better than being loved by him. Will Catherine’s courageous spirit free her from Heathcliff’s grasp and can he ever...
directed by Coky Giedroyć, 1962-; produced by Radford Neville, fl. 1999-2018, Mammoth Screen and WGBH Boston; performed by Tom Hardy, 1977-, Charlotte Riley, 1981-, Andrew Lincoln, 1973-, Sarah Lancashire, 1964-, Burn Gorman, 1974-, Rosalind Halstead, 1984- and Kevin McNally, 1956-, in Masterpiece (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009), 1 hour 9 mins,
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
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written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; directed by David Kerr, 1967-; choreographed by Arlene Phillips, 1943-; designed by Ray Holman, fl. 1989; produced by Nikki Wilson, fl. 1993, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by John Hannah, 1962-, Elliot Levey, 1974-, Eleanor Matsuura, 1983-, Colin McFarlane, 1961-, Prisca Bakare, fl. 2016, Matthew Tennyson, fl. 2006, Paapa Essiedu, 1990-, Kate Kennedy, fl. 2014, Matt Lucas, 1974-, Richard Wilson, 1936-, Bernard Cribbins, 1928-, Elaine Paige, 1948-, Fisayo Akinade, fl. 2013, Javone Prince, fl. 2004, Charlotte Blake, fl. 2016, Hiran Abeysekera, 1986-, Nonso Anozie, 1979-, Maxine Peake, 1974-, Varada Sethu, Tia Benbow-Hart, fl. 2016 and Marlene Madenge, fl. 2013 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016, originally published 2016), 1 hour 33 mins

Classic Shakespeare play adapted for television by Russell T Davies. In the tyrannical court of Athens, pitiless dictator Theseus plans his wedding to Hippolyta, a prisoner of war, and young Hermia is sentenced to death by her own father. Meanwhile, in the town below, amateur theatre group the Mechanicals rehearse...

written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; directed by David Kerr, 1967-; choreographed by Arlene Phillips, 1943-; designed by Ray Holman, fl. 1989; produced by Nikki Wilson, fl. 1993, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by John Hannah, 1962-, Elliot Levey, 1974-, Eleanor Matsuura, 1983-, Colin McFarlane, 1961-, Prisca Bakare, fl. 2016, Matthew Tennyson, fl. 2006, Paapa Essiedu, 1990-, Kate Kennedy, fl. 2014, Matt Lucas, 1974-, Richard Wilson, 1936-, Bernard Cribbins, 1928-, Elaine Paige, 1948-, Fisayo Akinade, fl. 2013, Javone Prince, fl. 2004, Charlotte Blake, fl. 2016, Hiran Abeysekera, 1986-, Nonso Anozie, 1979-, Maxine Peake, 1974-, Varada Sethu, Tia Benbow-Hart, fl. 2016 and Marlene Madenge, fl. 2013 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016, originally published 2016), 1 hour 33 mins
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The Old Curiosity Shop, Episode 5
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directed by Julian Amyes, 1917-1992; designed by Michael Edwards, fl. 1964, Joyce Hawkins, fl. 1959-1987; produced by Barry Letts, 1925-2009, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Natalie Ogle, 1960-, Trevor Peacock, 1931-, Sebastian Shaw, 1905-1994, Granville Saxton, 1948- and Christopher Fairbank, 1953-, in The Old Curiosity Shop (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 1979), 27 mins
In addition to working as Brass' clerk, Swiveller is spying for Quilp. Nell and her grandfather have found work and lodging with Mrs Jarley's touring waxwork show.
directed by Julian Amyes, 1917-1992; designed by Michael Edwards, fl. 1964, Joyce Hawkins, fl. 1959-1987; produced by Barry Letts, 1925-2009, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by Natalie Ogle, 1960-, Trevor Peacock, 1931-, Sebastian Shaw, 1905-1994, Granville Saxton, 1948- and Christopher Fairbank, 1953-, in The Old Curiosity Shop (United Kingdom: BBC Worldwide, 1979), 27 mins
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The Prince and the Pauper
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directed by Andrew Morgan, 1942-; produced by Julian Fellowes, 1949-, British Broadcasting Corporation and Lionhead Productions; performed by Philip Sarson, fl. 1996, John Bowe, 1950-, Peter Jeffrey, 1929-1999 and Keith Michell, 1926-2015 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1996, originally published 1881), 1 hour 51 mins,
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You'll feel the chill in the castle air and smell the foetid London streets in this richly atmospheric tale of Tudor England. Mark Twain's story of mistaken identities stars Keith Michell, who re-creates the role that made him famous (King Henry in the classic BBC series The Six Wives of Henry VIII). Street urchin...
directed by Andrew Morgan, 1942-; produced by Julian Fellowes, 1949-, British Broadcasting Corporation and Lionhead Productions; performed by Philip Sarson, fl. 1996, John Bowe, 1950-, Peter Jeffrey, 1929-1999 and Keith Michell, 1926-2015 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1996, originally published 1881), 1 hour 51 mins,
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Read & Rap: Teaching Young Adult Literature, Class 10, Drama: Bringing Literature to Life
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produced by Governors State University. Communications Services, in Read & Rap: Teaching Young Adult Literature, Class 10 (University Park, IL: Governors State, 2004), 58 mins
Featuring teacher Cheryl Hague, this program presents methods for incorporating drama into classroom instruction. It shows students and actors re-creating a scene from August Wilson’s Fences and discussing the play. The video demonstrates techniques for transitioning English students into dramatic study.
produced by Governors State University. Communications Services, in Read & Rap: Teaching Young Adult Literature, Class 10 (University Park, IL: Governors State, 2004), 58 mins
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