Richard Burton

Richard Burton

by Tyrone Steverson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0313276501

ISBN-13: 9780313276507

Pub. Date: 07/30/1992

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

Actor Richard Burton conquered British theater as Hamlet in 1953 at the Old Vic, and, after a series of theatrical triumphs launched a film career that earned him seven Academy Award nominations among other awards and tributes. This bio-bibliography captures the significant events of his multimedia performances in theater, film, television, radio, and recordings as

Overview

Actor Richard Burton conquered British theater as Hamlet in 1953 at the Old Vic, and, after a series of theatrical triumphs launched a film career that earned him seven Academy Award nominations among other awards and tributes. This bio-bibliography captures the significant events of his multimedia performances in theater, film, television, radio, and recordings as well as the excitement of a tumultuous and rich life off-stage with Elizabeth Taylor.

This is a comprehensive reference guide to Burton's international career, including his performances in 28 professional stage productions, 60 films, and many performances for television, radio and recordings. Additional features include a biography and a chronology of the important events of his life, and a comprehensive annotated bibliography that includes a list of magazine and newspaper articles that illustrate and disclose the notable moments of his life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313276507
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/30/1992
Series:
Bio-Bibliographies in the Performing Arts Series, #31
Pages:
338
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.88(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Biography

Chronology

Stage Performances

Film Performances

Television Performances

Radio Performances

Discography

Bibliography

Index

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