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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_Renaissance_theatre

English Renaissance theatre, also known as early modern English theatre, or ( commonly) as Elizabethan ... Initially two types of location were used for performing plays, the courtyards of inns ... The public theatres were three stories high, and built around an open space at the centre. .... Tragedy was a very popular genre.

www.encyclopedia.com/humanities/news-wires-white-papers-and-books/elizabethan-drama

Definition of Elizabethan Drama – Our online dictionary has Elizabethan Drama ... body of Elizabethan comedy, tragedy, revenge plays, and history chronicles arose. ... They did not have developed personalities because they were intended to ... types of drama: morality play, farce, English history play, and pastoral drama,  ...

www.shakespeare-online.com/playanalysis/tragedyvscomedy.html

A discussion of Shakespeare's theory of comedy, history and tragedy, and why some comedies are called romances. ... Characteristics of Elizabethan Drama ... Of the three types of plays recognized in the Shakespeare First Folio -- Comedies , ... but this does not apply either to Hamlet or to Othello, and even in the case of ...

www.storyboardthat.com/articles/e/types-of-shakespearean-plays

Types of Shakespeare plays: comedies, tragedies, & histories. ... She did have a motive for thinking this, of course, as it was Romeo's family name, ... Generally though, Shakespeare wrote three types of plays: Tragedy, Comedy, and History. ..... including stories, dramas, and poems, at the high end of the grades 9-10 text  ...

www.pbs.org/empires/thegreeks/background/24c.html

The three genres of drama were comedy, satyr plays, and most important of all, tragedy. Comedy: The first comedies were mainly satirical and mocked men in ...

en.wikibooks.org/wiki/History_of_Western_Theatre:_Greeks_to_Elizabethans/Acting

Satyric drama followed the same rules tragedy did, so it was also limited to three actors. In comedy, Cratinus established the rule of having only three actors in a comedy, although, ... There was no demand for full-time performers. ... Therefore, acting style concentrated mostly on the voice with three types of delivery: speech,  ...

www.theatrefolk.com/spotlights/elizabethan-theatre-part-one

Our journey through theatre history takes a stop at the Elizabethan era. ... the banks there were sometimes criminals, who had to abide the washing of three tides. .... attracted to the drama of Ancient Greece and Rome; the plays of Seneca and others ... to let the public know the nature of the play: comedy, tragedy, or history.

www.enotes.com/topics/elizabethan-jacobean-drama-3

Dive deep into Elizabethan and Jacobean Drama with extended analysis, ... of rhyme and meter, but it was drama that overshadowed all other literary forms from the ... the ghost were Senecan devices employed by English Renaissance writers of tragedy. ... Not until Ralph Roister Doister does one see a full English comedy ...

www.william-shakespeare.info/william-shakespeare-plays.htm

A collection of William Shakespear's works did not appear until 1623 (a full seven years ... and David Scott Kastan's revision of the Arden (now known as 'Arden 3'). ... Quarto Texts and first published plays as Comedies, Histories and Tragedies ... that other forms of Elizabethan entertainment were being seriously affected.