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Unformatted text preview: actors. Everything together made Las Meninas a great experience, and although it was set in the 1600’s, it still related very similarly to today. Using all the elements of theater, Las Meninas took the audience back in time to visualize the story of a different culture and to stress the fact that some things just never change. Being able to picture an actual time period through the acting and costumes makes a performance very easy to watch. What was worn, and how people acted during the France in the 1600’s is very different than that of the 21 st century. There were three different classes being represented in Las Meninas, the wealthy, the middle class, and the poor. The King of Spain, Louie, and the Queen, Marie, were always very nicely dressed. King Louie was dressed in nice black shoes, long socks, caprice...
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course THEATER 100 taught by Professor Lombardi during the Fall '08 term at UMass (Amherst).
- Fall '08