Unformatted text preview: acto-short political play (valdez) used to inspire the audience to social action, illuminate social problems, satirize the opposition, hint at a solution and express people’s feelings-> used in Latin American theatre liberal feminism-a person is a person radical feminism- biological different material feminism-culture defines your gender (when you’re younger they give you dolls) Stonewall Riots-violent conflicts between gays and NYC police, gay liberation movement Four strains of Queer Theatre- self-hatred (kill themselves), activists (Getitng people involved), celebratory (yayy gays), anti-violence (matthew Shepard) Libretti-text of an opera, what you read before you go to the opera Recitative-musical declamation of the kind usual in dialogue of opera Classic musical form-made through emotional and intellectual means Manifesto-a public declaration of policy and aims esp. political party...
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This note was uploaded on 02/23/2011 for the course THET 110 taught by Professor Dail during the Spring '07 term at Maryland.
- Spring '07