Shakespear notes and terms

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Shakespear notes and terms
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2012-06-05 17:10:38
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  1. Aside
    an actors lines heard only by the audience
  2. Comic Relif
    the use of comic scenes to interupt tense and dramatic moments
  3. Soliloquy
    when a charachter tells their thoughts (outloud) regardles of thoughs around
  4. Dramatic irony
    when the crowd has more insight to the situation than the characters do
  5. Cycle of a tragedy
    • Good
    • Evil
    • Chaos
    • Death
    • Reassertion of evil
  6. William Shakesperare
    • 1564-1616 ( 52)
    • supported by queen elizabeth I and James I
    • added james I in macbeth to show appreciation
    • Legened at the time
  7. His writting
    • many real charachters
    • source - Holinshed chronichles
    • Boys and men played all the parts
    • Nobels spoke in Iambic pentameter
    • Comoners - prose
    • " the scottish play"

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