Chapter 13: Renaissance Theatre
Who do you think contributed most to Renaissance Theatre? Why do you feel this way? Please describe your thoughts on this in at least 2-3 sentences.
Chapter 14: Restoration through Romanticism
Can you think of a film, film series (multiple films) and/or a TV series that seems heavily influenced by either the Restoration Period of drama or Romanticism? Why do you think so? Please describe your thoughts on this in at least 2-3 sentences.
Please respond to one of your fellow classmates with a brief comment (be positive). You must post something before you can see your classmates’ responses to these questions!
**Below are video and photo links related to Chapters 13-16. Please watch as it will help in your understanding of the chapters and give you more insight into the topics (such as Shakespeare) covered in the chapters! Answer any questions I may have in the same reply box and you answer the above questions.
Ch. 13 – Renaissance Theatre (Shakespeare time!)
Italian Renaissance Theatre
Elizabethan (Queen Elizabeth I)
Globe Theatre photos
William Shakespeare history
Globe Theatre videoShakespeare; The Globe Theatre London tour (Links to an external site.)
Globe Theatre history
Iambic Pentameter – What’s this? Ba dum, ba dum, ba dum…
Extra Globe video
Why do you think Shakespeare is still considered to be so significant to theatre? In there anything, in your opinion, that makes his work or life unique?
Ch. 14 – Restoration through Romanticism
Brief history of Restoration
Restoration Theatre photo examples
Restoration Theatre history
A short history of Restoration Theatre
Restoration sample scene – The Country Wife
https://prezi.com/ybk2mljnxpyk/romanticism/ (Links to an external site.)
A very in-depth video about Romanticism
(Links to an external site.)
A short video about Romanticism
How were women in theatre different during the Restoration versus prior time periods?