Last week, you read Gloria, and this week I want you to write about it. Your res

Last week, you read Gloria, and this week I want you to write about it. Your response should be two to three pages in length, double-spaced, and should clearly demonstrate that you have read the play, while specifically answering each of the following questions with thoughtfulness and detail within the context of your paper.The first… Continue reading Last week, you read Gloria, and this week I want you to write about it. Your res

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For this week’s discussion prompt I want you to do some digging (a fun, more adv

For this week’s discussion prompt I want you to do some digging (a fun, more adventurous-sounding way of saying “research”) and think about a particular play that really embodies this idea of the collapsed or blurred genre and present a summary of it here for your classmates. Rather than focus on works that are obviously… Continue reading For this week’s discussion prompt I want you to do some digging (a fun, more adv

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Discussion 5 – Cultural appropriation and cultural purity “Something about the s

Discussion 5 – Cultural appropriation and cultural purity “Something about the story and the characters granted me a sense of freedom to write an American opera, an opera that is rooted in our peculiarly skewed political image of ourselves, an opera that aims to be both theatrically entertaining and psychologically acute.” – Adams “The way… Continue reading Discussion 5 – Cultural appropriation and cultural purity “Something about the s

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Discussion 5 – Cultural appropriation and cultural purity “Something about the s

Discussion 5 – Cultural appropriation and cultural purity “Something about the story and the characters granted me a sense of freedom to write an American opera, an opera that is rooted in our peculiarly skewed political image of ourselves, an opera that aims to be both theatrically entertaining and psychologically acute.” – Adams “The way… Continue reading Discussion 5 – Cultural appropriation and cultural purity “Something about the s

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Week Four Discussion 1 This discussion question is based on pp. 363-400 of The E

Week Four Discussion 1 This discussion question is based on pp. 363-400 of The Essential Theater, 10th ed., by Oscar G. Brockett and Robert J. Ball. (Please see syllabus for complete bibliographic information).Topics you should know before answering this question:1. The job of a scene designer (pp. 363-373)2. Assembly, shifting scenery, set decorations (pp. 374-380)3.… Continue reading Week Four Discussion 1 This discussion question is based on pp. 363-400 of The E

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