Unformatted text preview: who escaped out of prison • In the play The Rising of the Moon , who employs the Sergeant and the policemen? The force? • How is the ragged man disguised in The Rising of the Moon ? Hat and Wig, pretending to be a ragged poor ballad singer. • What are the major themes? Oppression, Authority, Revolution • What is the major conflict in The Rising of the Moon ? Whether to do his duty and arrest the ragged man or let him go. • Which events in The Rising of the Moon tell the audience or reader that the Sergeant is on the Ragged Man’s side and will not betray him to the policemen? When he tells him to hide behind the barrel and doesn’t tell the policemen. He then lets him go. • What is the climax of The Rising of the Moon ? When the policemen lets the ragged man escape....
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- Spring '14
- Theatre, American films, ragged man, Moon Review, ragged poor ballad