Ritual is to do, ceremony is to see.
We have rituals to control events
Legend and Myth
Myth is fictional and used to explain something like rise and fall of the sun.
Legends are things told historically when they may not actually be tr
Early middle ages, 500-100
High middle ages, 100-1500
Last 200 years of high middle ages are 'Renaissance'
500-1000 CE. Theatre was very circus oriented-juggling. Troupes, mimes.
Charlemagne 768-814 became first 'emperor' of the holy roman
1485-1642 English Renaissance
1558-1603 Elizabethan period
Henry the 8th
1534-he wants a divorce. The catholic church didn't want it, but he did it anyway.
He wants the catholics gone.
Mary rules now, then says catholics are good
Elizabeth says "no"
Name events or precursors that led to renaissance in Europe.
Fall of Constantinople (get back to greeks and romans ect)
Secularization of thought
What's an intermezzi?
Short musical one act b