English playwright William Shakespeare wrote many works with intriguing plots and fascinating characters. Here are five of his most loved plays.
“Romeo and Juliet” is a tragedy about young lovers who strive to be together despite the lethal rivalry of their families. It’s well-known for the balcony scene and lyrical dialogue.
“The Taming of the Shrew” is a comedy about a woman unwilling to marry and the determined suitor who eventually wins her affection. Katherina and Petruchio are characters who constantly clash with sharp dialogue and funny remarks.You can find a quick rundown Read the rest of this entry »
Theatre has its origins in the Greek word “theama,” which means a sight or spectacle. The place where these spectacles were held were called “theatrons.” Though a place where movies are shown is also referred to as a “theatre,” here the discussion is about live performances that began to take shape in ancient Greece about eight millenia ago.
Every culture seems to have a history of embellished reenactments of their own significantly historical events. From ancient to modern theater, actors donning costumes and makeup recreated history on stage before spectators.Confused? September 2013