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Scott, A. C. (Adolphe Clarence) 1909-1985

Overview
Works: 156 works in 504 publications in 2 languages and 10,793 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Drama  Instructional films  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Illustrator, Annotator, Speaker
Classifications: PN2871, 792.0951
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by A. C Scott
The classical theatre of China by A. C Scott( )

41 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in English and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om Ching hsi teatrets historie i Peking
Mei Lan-fang : the life and times of a Peking actor by A. C Scott( )

20 editions published between 1959 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mei Lan-fang came from a famous actor family -the profession is often hereditary in China-and this story of his life is drawn mainly from his own reminiscences and from conversations with the author
The kabuki theatre of Japan by A. C Scott( Book )

35 editions published between 1955 and 1999 in English and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook for the student and the general reader. Includes analyses of the actor's techniques, music and plays, historical development of the drama against the social background, a comparison of the Japanese and Chinese theatres
Traditional Chinese plays by A. C Scott( Book )

26 editions published between 1967 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theatre in Asia by A. C Scott( Book )

17 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the characteristics of Asian theater styles and explores the major influences on and features of the Chinese, Indian, Japanese, and Islamic stage
Literature and the arts in twentieth century China by A. C Scott( Book )

38 editions published between 1963 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the Chinese theatre by A. C Scott( Book )

23 editions published between 1958 and 1962 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The puppet theatre of Japan by A. C Scott( Book )

30 editions published between 1963 and 1984 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A detailed introduction to the Bunraku or Japanese puppet theatre where large stringless dolls are manipulated by up to three puppeteers before an audience
Chinese costume in transition by A. C Scott( Book )

11 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and illustrates costume developments since the middle of the last century down to the present
Actors are madmen : notebook of a theatregoer in China by A. C Scott( Book )

9 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flower and willow world : the story of the geisha by A. C Scott( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playbook : five plays for a new theatre( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genyadana; a Japanese kabuki play by Jokō Segawa( Book )

8 editions published between 1935 and 1953 in English and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterfly dream : chinese classical theater( Visual )

4 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Institute for Advanced Studies in the Theatre Arts presents a workshop demonstration of "The Butterfly Dream," a Chinese classical play directed by Hu Hung-Yen and Hu Yung-Fang, IASTA's visiting directors from Hong Kong, in association with A.C. Scott, production design supervised by George Drew, based on the traditional Peking ch'a yüan (tea house)
Mei Lang-fang, leader of the Pear Garden by A. C Scott( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kanjincho; a Japanese kabuki play by Gohei Namiki( Book )

7 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traditional Chinese plays: Ssŭ lang visits his mother; Ssŭ lang tʻan mu. The butterfly dream; Hu die meng by A. C Scott( Book )

12 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flower and willow world : a study of the geisha by A. C Scott( Book )

14 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asian concepts of stage discipline and the training of student actors by A. C Scott( Visual )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video, directed by Larry McMullen, features A.C. Scott discussing Asian techniques of training actors. It includes clips of his acting students performing those techniques
Traditional Chinese plays: Longing for worldly pleasures; Fifteen strings of cash by A. C Scott( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Scott, A. C.

Scott, A. C., 1909-

Scott, A. C. (Adolphe Clarence)

Scott, A. C. (Adolphe Clarence), 1909-1985

Scott, Adolphe C.

Scott, Adolphe C. 1909-1985

Scott, Adolphe Clarence, 1909-

Scott, Adolphe Clarence 1909-1985

Scotty 1909-1985

Languages
English (317)

Arabic (1)

Covers
The kabuki theatre of JapanTraditional Chinese playsActors are madmen : notebook of a theatregoer in ChinaTraditional Chinese plays: Longing for worldly pleasures; Fifteen strings of cash