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Unformatted text preview: Trope # 3 The love Square (or Hexagon, or Other Complicated Shape) Originated by: A midsummer Nights Dream Why are tropes a good thing? Tropes make it easy for an audience to relate to a story because we are conditioned to recognize and expect them. Classical tropes are safe, and this familiarity can be a big box office draw. Why are tropes a bad thing? Some critics view the use of classical tropes as lacking in creativity Classical tropes like these can be interpreted as the only good or right way to tell a story....
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- Spring '07