Commedia dell'Arte Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))

Andreini, Francesco
Le bravure del Capitan Spavento della valle inferna [The Braveries of Captain Fear of Hell Valley] (drama) 1607

Fo, Dario
Arlecchino [Harlequin] (dramas) 1985

De Fornaris, Fabrizio
Angelica (drama) 1585

Gherardi, Evaristo
*Le thêatre italien de Gherardi, ou le recueil de general de toutes les comédies et scènes, françoises jouées par les comédiens du roy, pendant tout le temps qu'ils ont été au service [Introduction to Le Theatre Italien.] 6 vols. (dramas) 1700

Goldoni, Carlo
La locandiera [The Mistress of the Inn] (drama) 1753
La buona figliuloa [The Accomplished Maid] (drama) 1756
Il ventaglio [The Fan] (drama) 1763
Il burbero benefico [The Beneficent Bear] (drama) 1771

Gozzi, Carlo
Fiaba dell'amore delle tre melarance [The Love for Three Oranges] (drama) 1761
Re Turandot (drama) 1762

Marivaux, Pierre
La double inconstance [The Double Inconstancy] (drama) 1725
Le jeu de l'amour et du hasard [The Game of Love and Change] (drama) 1730

Molière, Jean Baptiste Poquelin
La jalousie du Barbouillé [The Jealous Husband] (drama) 1645?
La médecin volant [The Fleet-Footed Doctor] (drama) 1645?

Perrucci, Andrea
Dell'arte rappresentativo premeditata e all'improvviso (dramas) 1699

Scala, Flaminio
Il teatro dell favole rappresentative [A Theatrical Repertory of Fables] (dramas) 1611

Shakespeare, William
The Comedy of Errors (drama) 1589
As You Like It (drama) 1599
Twelfth Night (drama) 1601
The Tempest (drama) 1610

*This volume was first published in 1694 as a single volume that comprised scenario used by the Italian Thêatre du Roy in France and performed primarily between 1681 and 1697. The authors anthologized in this volume are predominantly French.