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Click to edit Master subtitle style 6/14/11 Twelfth Night: Or What You Will
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6/14/11 The Public Theater Tiered seating  divided the audience  by admission price.  The audience  included people of  various social  classes. Public theaters were  banned within the  City of London, while  private theaters were  built on “liberties”—
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6/14/11 Staging Stage props were minimal, and settings  were created through verbal description  rather than props. Costumes were elaborate, using pieces  provided by the nobility. Women were not permitted to act until the  re-opening of the theaters in 1660; instead
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6/14/11 Comedy Typical comedy pattern:  Marriage blocked by existing social 
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Unformatted text preview: order Holiday or excursion allows transformation (green world) 6/14/11 Public theaters and the green world 6/14/11 Themes Sexual identity: Is it a matter of biology or appearance/performance? Class: How permeable are social boundaries? Revelry: social release through sanctioned period of transgression, misrule, and disorder. 6/14/11 Love Rhetoric The sonnet was a popular poetic form that shaped the way people talked about love. A sonnet is a 14 line poem that often focuses on unrequited love. Sonnets were shared in manuscript form between groups of male friends....
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