Theatre test 2 (3)
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English renaissance always
Christopher Mullow (CIA Spy)
was said to be shakespeare by some. Others didn't believe him because his parents were illiterate; no education to be shakespeare; a farmer
English renaissance didn't follow
Neoclassicism (broke all of the rules)
Made fun of rich people
Comedy of manners
rich people insulting others
Transitional position between romanticism and realism
How does industrial revolution effect theatre?
Rise of middle class (more stories about middle class)
Characteristics of english renaissance
episodic instructor, simple identifiable characters, spectacle a major component (cliff hanger), focus on the individuals/ grand heroes, reason or logic were yielded to emotion (going against Neoclassicism)
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