8.22 - 1. Personal Performance—acting different ways...

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Drama 116 1 st Day Notes Universal need to perform - Part of ourselves yet completely different -Seek to transform and construct new identity - Theater gives the opportunity to feel what is human - We feel we cannot know a person until they break down their masks or see the multitude of masks that they wear Three Kinds of Performance
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Unformatted text preview: 1. Personal Performance—acting different ways around different people as indicated by society or that individual relationship 2. Community Performance (dramatic ritual)—Something we do to reinforce community values. Ex: Sports and Weddings 3. Professional Performance—Professional actors perform...
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This note was uploaded on 03/31/2008 for the course DRAMA 116 taught by Professor Strong during the Fall '07 term at UNC.

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