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Unformatted text preview: : Actors and humanity, simulation and reality, rehearsal and spontaneity, audiences and society. Shakespeare: “All the world’s a stage and all the men and women merely players.” Theatre creates an illusion that we are sharing an experience with others for the first time. Theatre’s Space Theatron : “seeing place” or special place. Three basic components of theatre : Audience, Actor Action Two basic components of theatre space : Audience and stage. Thespis : the first actor (Greece). Hypokrites: The ‘answerer”...
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This note was uploaded on 04/26/2011 for the course DRAM 116 taught by Professor Strong during the Spring '08 term at UNC.
- Spring '08