Discussion #14

 Discuss and critique the production of Death of a Salesman you watched this week.  Were the actors effective in their roles?  Were the design elements appropriate to the production (address scenery, costumes, lights, and sound).  Why is this play an important piece of American Theatre history? 

Discussion #13

 Discuss EPIC THEATRE, the key players, and its significance.   Epic Theatre • More “militant approach” • Erwin Piscator (1893-1966)- the first major practitioner. • sought to create a “proletarian drama” • Bertolt Brecht (1891-1956) was The movement’s major theoretician and dramatist. • The Three-Penny Opera (1928) Music by Kurt Weill • Went into exile in […]

The Wizard of OZ 1939 Theatrical Review

Become a Theatrical Reviewer Attend or Watch (TV or online) The Wizard of OZ. Write a short review in which you: 1. Briefly summarize the story, comment on the authors plotting of the story, indicate the significance of the work (or lack thereof), 2. decide whether the production was a success or failure, indicate whether […]

Reading Response #3

Reading and assignment details are attached below.  Reading: Catching Our Breath: Critical Race STS and the Carceral Imagination by RUHA BENJAMIN Need done by 5 PM EST, November 17th, 2022

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Compare the wives’ perceptions of their husbands in “The Yellow Wallpaper” and “The Awakening.”

Discussion #10

  Discuss Sarah Bernhardt and her contributions to the field of acting.

Discussion #9

 Many different approaches were taken to acting in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Discuss the various approaches to acting, the key figures in developing each school of acting, and how the craft evolved. 

Theory literature review

 use  Social Cognitive Theory to identify the meaningful determinants and factors most likely to change with appropriate intervention.  

Discussion #8

 How did westward expansion influence theatre in the US? 


Veterans in the CJS . The instructions are in the Veterans document