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Unformatted text preview: The humor was political in nature and often featured Louis XVI, who was very recognizable. • The actual revolution within the play was a very exciting part. Though the play is about a very serious event in history the play maintained a humorous attitude for the duration keeping the audience well entertained. • The play was not all funny though. At key parts it would change to a dramatic tone, like at the end of the revolution where the nation its read its rights after their successes. The second half i found lost a lot of its humorous charm. (i wrote this as i was watching) • The play seemed very accurate from what i had already knew, the only thing that slowed the pace was the behind the scenes switches with makeup and costumes and such....
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This note was uploaded on 04/25/2008 for the course HIST 383 taught by Professor Popenhagen during the Spring '08 term at CSU Channel Islands.
- Spring '08