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Unformatted text preview: Conflict between individuals Greek actor Had to wear built up shoes Command a large audenice Wear masks Movement restricted Tragedy- Aristotle 3 classical values (three unities) time place action imitates an action that is serious, complete and of a certain magnitude takes form of action not narrative produces pity and fear and the catharsis of such emotions for the audience Old Comedy/ New Comedy Aristophanes-Old Comedy Fantastical and improbable situations Not restricted to one place Takes place of expanded time Makes fun of society, politics and culture Menander-New Comedy Introduced stock characters Comedies of manners and intrigue Concerned with the family...
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This note was uploaded on 10/10/2011 for the course DRAM 116 taught by Professor Strong during the Fall '08 term at UNC.
- Fall '08