A Dance to the Music of Time
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A Dance to the Music of Time is a television program.
- begun on (17 years ago)
- country: United Kingdom
- regular cast:
- genres: Miniseries, Drama
- British Academy Television Award for Best Actor nomination for Simon Russell Beale
- British Academy Television Award for Best Actress nomination for Miranda Richardson
- British Academy Television Craft Award for Best Costume Design nomination for Dany Everett & Barbara Kidd
- British Academy Television Craft Award for Best Design nomination for Eileen Diss
- British Academy Television Craft Award for Best Make up and Hair Design nomination for Mary Hillman
- British Academy Television Award for Best Actor, received by Simon Russell Beale
"A Dance to the Music of Time" is a book by Anthony Powell.
- also known as "A dance to the music of time: fourth movement", "A dance to the music of time: A question of upbringing. A buyer's market. The acceptance world", "A dance to the music of time: second movement"
"A Dance to the Music of Time" is a painting by French artist Nicolas Poussin.
- begun in and completed in (379 years ago)
- media: oil paint
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Englishness and Nostalgia by Christine Berberich
A Dance to the Music of Widmerpool A Dance to the Music of Time is a fascinating novel as far as the idea of the gentleman is concerned. The following discussion will focus on two of the novel's many characters: Dance's narrator, Nicholas Jenkins, and its antagonist Kenneth Widmerpool ...
by Amrita Sharma
Famous examples of such novels are Anthony Trollope's five Barsetshire novels, Anthony Powell's "A Dance to the Music of Time" and Doris Lessing's "Children of violence." John Galsworthy's "The FosyteSaga" is a well known romans fleuves. ROMANTICISM This refers to a revolution inwestern Europe insocial, political and literary context, in the first half of the 19th century. Romanticism may be called a literary attitude which laid emphasis on imagination than reason or classicism ...
A Dance to the Music of Time, which ended with Hearing Secret Harmonies in 1975, is notable for the vast reach of its literary and cultural allusions, including not only literature but history, politics, and the visual and performing arts. It has been attacked for covering only one, upper-class, and/ or bohemian stratum of society, although the seventh book, The Valley of Bones (1964), is set largely among middle-class bank clerks who join a Welsh regiment during the war. The accusation of ...
by Michael Clarke
1638-40 A Dance to the Music of Time (Wallace Collection, London). finial A formal ornament (often in detached, foliated *fleur-de-lis form) at the top of a canopy, *gable, pinnacle, cover of vase, etc. fire-back As its name implies, a thick panel of cast ...
by David Thomson
A Dance to the Music of Time (97, ...
by Jerry Roberts
The eight-part A Dance to the Music of Time was an epic undertaking, adapted by Hugh Whitemore from 12 Anthony Powell novels into eight TV hours for Channel Four. Simon Russell Beale starred as Kenneth Widmerpool, Powell's alter-ego, and the assemblage for co-directors Morahan and Alvin Rakoff included John Gielgud as St. John Clark, Miranda Richardson, Zoe Wanamaker, Eileen Atkins, Alan Bennett, Edward Fox, Frank Middlemass, Harriet Walker, Frederick Treves, and ...
Encyclopedia of the Novel (2014)
by Paul Schellinger
Even a cycle such as Powell's A Dance to the Music of Time, which appears to engage with aesthetic issues, is in fact more interested in describing, often as a roman a clef, the political and artistic life of London over a long period. Thus it is no coincidence that Louis Aragon's first flirtation with the roman-fleuve should adopt the overarching title Le Monde réal (1934—44; The Real World), and that, in spite of considerable technical virtuosity, it should mark something of a regression in ...
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