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Santa Teresa’s Mass of the Angels

Santa Teresa’s Mass of the Angels: A critical perspective on the performance which took...

Angels in America Millennium Approaches

Angels in America Millennium Approaches The play “Angels in America” is a two-part play; with...

Speaker types

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Review of Bartlett's play Cock

Attend an arts event of your choice. This may be an exhibition, a film, a concert, festival, theatre or dance...

Witchcraft and performance

Deanna Beckett THE 172-102 Midterm Paper Witchcraft and Performance...

Bertolt Brecht's work across theatre

Abstract My research question is:How do the theatre conventions, ideologies and...

The history of the theatre

Theatre Architecture “Give me four trestles, four boards, two actors and a passion." - Lope...

Journey into the discovery of the Self

2012054671 Theatre and Performance 54318: Independent Study, Lit Reviews, Time Plan and Contextualisation 54318: Independent...

Theatre development in the renaissance period

Project name- Renaissance and Theatre Development Index: ...

Construction materials used in Greek and Roman theatre

INTRODUCTION The reason why I chose this topic is because in a class discussion on Roman Arches we found out how...

Reflection: Herrman and Raab

'One of the aims of the festival is to attract the youth side of the audience' (Attard 2014) were some...

Story of an Hour

Story of an Hour by Introduction: The “Story of an Hour” is written by...

Theater of Absurd in Ubu the King by Alfred Jarry

Social Upheavals and Absurdity: The Formation of the Theater of Absurd in Ubu the King by Alfred Jarry...

Setting scenes for performances

Into the woods: Setting the Scene for our Performance 'The sole aim of the art of scene-designing' says...

Actor training techniques

Theatre Studies Department Reflections on Actor Training Acting Techniques provide a framework for the...

The Graduate and The Gold Rush

Final Exam Paper: Comparison and Contrast between the performances in The Graduate and The Gold Rush...

Witch-Lore and Credibility in Thomas Middleton’s The Witch

‘Call You These Witches?’ Witch-Lore and Credibility in Thomas Middleton’s The Witch A witch,...

The thrust stage in theatre

ABOUT THE PROJECT :- Purpose – To achieve the knowledge of how The Thrust stage evolved and...

Uses and operations of different types of lighting equipment.

Uses and operations of different types of lighting equipment. In the production arts industry...

Wayang Topeng (Wayang Mask)

Wayang Topeng (Wayang Mask) What is Wayang Topeng (Wayang mask)? Being made popular in Indonesia, Wayang Topeng...

Constantin Stanislavski

Constantin Stanislavski The earlier one begins working towards a goal or life passion the quicker they become...

The unconscious/subconscious mind of the Shakespeare character

As Shakespeare's plays are texts written for performance on stage, how if at all is it possible to speak...

Sexual Perversions in Jacobean Tragedies

Theatricality of Sexual Perversions in Jacobean Tragedies Jacobean tragedies have been established as having elements of...

Tragedy as Pessimistic Reflection and Comic Relief

Tragedy as Pessimistic Reflection and Comic Relief Introduction The term “tragedy” is one...

Stage doors (and other elements) in Euripides' Medea

Discuss the use of stage doors (and other stage elements) in Euripides' Medea The question as I...

Professional Women and Restoration Theatre

Professional Women and Restoration Theatre 1. Women as Professionals The position of women in the eighteenth century made it...

Studies in Fractured Masculinity

‘Studies in Fractured Masculinity’. Is this an appropriate description of the plays ‘Cat on a Hot Tine...

Comic technique

How is comic technique utilised in Little shop of horrors and Jerry Springer the opera (compare/contrast) The various techniques used in comedy can be both...

Haimon in Antigone

Haimon in Antigone Sophocles' Antigone tells a beautiful story of a woman who fights for her brother, Polynices, to be buried after her uncle and King,...

Theoretical And Practical Approach To Theatre Making Theatre Essay

This piece uncovers both the physiological and scientific actions behind the presentation of the voice. As an actor, theatre practitioner or theorist, we become...

Societal Change In United States Influence On Theatre Theatre Essay

In 1832, William Dunlap, a.k.a. the "Father of American Drama" defined theatre as a "powerful engine" that should be given "into the hands of the...

Stereotyping Of Minorities On Broadway Theatre Essay

The crowd gaped as the scarlet curtains ascended and unveiled greeting, not from the beautiful Ziegfeld girls common to the day, but from a chorus...

Blackbird Play Review And Analysis Theatre Essay

After being separated for 15 years, Una comes looking for Ray at his workplace after discovering his picture in a magazine. They once had an...

A Streetcar Named Desire Review Theatre Essay

It is Blanche DuBois who states this quotation in Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire. In this drama from 1947, two worlds, embodied by the...