theatre

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Music has been a central feature of theatre for more than 2000 years. It can be argued that musical theatre is, in fact, the...

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One of theatre's greatest periods continues today. The modern period and its drama were shaped by world-changing forces, such as industrial-technological revolution, democratic revolutions,...

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Since a theatrical event takes place in real time, theatre exists in the present moment. But through its revivals, adaptations, parodies, continued traditions, and...

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II.The East (part 1) At the time when the first absurd plays were being written and staged in Western Europe in the late 1940s and...

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Because the product of the director's art is not directly visible, audible, or sensed, it is perhaps the most ambiguous and mysterious in the...

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Even the most primitive of theatrical presentations contains a look or sound that can be achieved only through design. An army of backstage personnel...

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The playwright is a contemporary anomaly, at once the most central figure of the theatre, from whose work the enterprise originates, but the most...

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Being the most public, the actor is its best-known theatre artist to audiences, and acting is the art of the theatre that most people...

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The origins of theatre are ancient. The English words for theatre and drama have their roots in Ancient Greek, from the time of organized...

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Why these two arts must be opposite or concurrent??? They are different form of art expressions and we all know this… But very often...

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Brett Bailey's World Theatre Day Message Wherever there is human society, the irrepressible Spirit of Performance manifests. Under trees in tiny villages, and on high tech...

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When we look through history of theatre, we must put oar deserved attention to one segment of theater plays-costumes. In the faraway past, in...

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“We must live for the few who know and appreciate us, who judge and absolve us, and for whom we have the same affection...

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Once upon a time Puppetry is a very ancient art form, probably first originating about 3,000 years ago. Puppets have been used since earliest times to...