Discussion Choose an episode from program from a cable/streaming service from recent 5 years and write about the storytelling strategies it deploys. Analyze how the program consists of distinct ideas and acts using the analytical terms from Newman’s article, and note when and how your example is different from his discussion of broadcast TV storytelling. […]
The Movie is: CASABLANCA Respond to one of the following prompts in at least 200 words minimum. Be sure that you begin your response with a claim, argument, or topic sentence that directly and clearly introduces your focus for the response, and remember to include scenic evidence in support. Then respond to two other classmates […]
Discussion Board Responses – Raisin Each post will be 60 words minimum. The response should be relevant to the discussions around the original posts. Avoid any negative comments on these responses. Response 1 to the below post Q: What reactions do you have to this play? (For example: Did you enjoy it? Bored by it? […]
Discussion Board Question – Raisin Read Raisin in the sun by Lorraine Hansberry (you could use the attached link https://www.sparknotes.com/lit/raisin/summary/ for reference) and need answers for the below two of the posted questions. Answers should be brief and precise. Usually, a few sentences are sufficient, but feel free to add more as needed. 1. The […]
Discussion Board Question – Miss Julie Read Miss Julie (see attached pdf document) and need answers for the below two of the posted questions. Answers should be brief and precise. Usually, a few sentences are sufficient, but feel free to add more as needed 1. At the opening, we discover Jean and Kristine discussing Miss […]
Impact of commedia dell’arte in theatrical history QUESTIONS: Why is this topic important to the study of Theatre Histories? What are the unique syntheses and context you can offer us?
Romeo and Juliet Romeo and Juliet are referred to as “star-crossed lovers.” Discuss the concept of predetermined destiny and how it relates to the play. Identify specific examples that show fate’s hand in the development of the story.
The Theatre of Ritual In the theatre histories class, discuss the origins of theatre and also the historiography of theatre. One of the first topics of the semester was that of how theatre was birthed out of certain societal rituals. Write a research paper for your theatre histories class on how Antonin Artaud’s theatre of […]
Musical Clips/ Final Details of the assignment below: 1) Premise – what is the idea for your project? What is the genre? Where/ when is it set and who do you see in the cast of characters? 2) Production concept – apply the concepts of theatrical design to conceive of sets, lighting, costumes and sound. […]
Assignment: 1) Choose a character in a play or musical (not a film) as a subject for a Character Makeup Analysis. The character must be from a historical period play (pre 21st century period). The play must be set within that period. In other words, you cannot study Mrs. Lovett from Sweeny Todd then place […]