WorldCat Identities

Houghton, Norris

Overview
Works: 66 works in 200 publications in 2 languages and 5,186 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Tragedies (Drama)  Juvenile works  Outlines and syllabi  Study guides  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Fiction  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, pmn, Narrator, Speaker, Author of introduction, Producer, Director, Performer
Classifications: PR2831.A2, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Norris Houghton
 
Most widely held works by Norris Houghton
Moscow rehearsals; an account of methods of production in the soviet theatre by Norris Houghton( Book )

22 editions published between 1926 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folders contain the first draft of chapters 1-9, handwritten and typed
Seeds of modern drama : [in modern translations] by Norris Houghton( Book )

16 editions published between 1963 and 1986 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Return engagement. A postscript to "Moscow rehearsals." by Norris Houghton( Book )

16 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folders contain the final draft, typed, with handwritten revisions
Great Russian short stories by Norris Houghton( Book )

15 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen stories from the Golden Age of Russian Literature
Great Russian plays by Norris Houghton( Book )

9 editions published between 1960 and 1974 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advance from Broadway, 19,000 miles of American theatre by Norris Houghton( Book )

7 editions published between 1941 and 1971 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

But not forgotten; the adventure of the University Players by Norris Houghton( Book )

9 editions published between 1951 and 1971 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden age by Norris Houghton( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1976 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romantic influence by Norris Houghton( Book )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moscow rehearsals; the golden age of the Soviet theatre by Norris Houghton( Book )

10 editions published between 1936 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cherry orchard by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Visual )

6 editions published between 1968 and 2000 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes Chekhov's unprecedented use of characterization and plot in The cherry orchard to show why he became known as the innovator of modern drama. Examines the meanings of sound effects and discusses Chekhov's attitudes toward life. Includes excerts from the play
The cherry orchard( Visual )

in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the artistic and personal concerns of Anton Chekhov and their mode of expression in The cherry orchard, production extracts from which are presented as illustration
The Cherry orchard( Visual )

in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses why one of the greatest directors of drama could view the Cherry orchard as a tragedy, while the author labeled it a comedy. Shows how Chekhov dramatizes interior action and points out what is meant by the subtext of Chekhov's plays
The Great ideas today, 1981( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Doll's house. Ibsen's themes( Visual )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes characters of A doll's house in order to understand why their personalities are consistent with the ending Ibsen has chosen. Shows the unique structure of Ibsen's plays, in light of his realistic approach to drama. Also examines the themes of Ibsen's play
Laurel masterpieces of continental drama by Norris Houghton( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Doll's house( Visual )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Ibsen's play in a modern setting to emphasize the timeliness of his message. Shows how Nora discovers that she has been living in a fantasy world, which Ibsen calls her doll's house, and shows how Ibsen slowly destroys her illusions. The second part analyzes the characters to show why their personalities are consistent with the ending which Ibsen chose and examines the themes of the play
Lazy afternoon by Jerome Moross( )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with discussion questions, role-playing scenarios, and other study activities
Hyŏndae yŏn'gŭk immun by Norris Houghton( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in Korean and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Seeds of modern drama : [in modern translations]
Alternative Names
Norris Houghton American theatre manager

Languages
English (146)

Korean (1)

Covers
But not forgotten; the adventure of the University PlayersThe tragedy of Romeo and Juliet