A comedy is entertainment consisting of jokes and satire, intended to make an
audience laugh. For ancient Greeks and Romans a comedy was a stage-play
We find romantic comedy in Shakespearean plays and some Elizabethan
contemporaries. These plays are concerned with idealized love affairs. It is a fact
Comedy, type of drama or other art form the chief object of which, according to
modern notions, is to amuse. It is contrasted on the one hand with tragedy and on
Comedy definition, a play, movie, etc., of light and humorous character with a
happy or cheerful ending; a dramatic work in which the central motif is the
Mar 19, 2015 ... ne of the most enjoyable units of work in any high school drama program. One of
the advantages of comedy is there are so many sub genres of ...
So, what should you expect if you go to the theatre for a comedic play? Well,
dramatic comedies mostly will focus on ordinary people and their lives. As a
An examination of the differences between tragedy and comedy and the
elements ... Not only in the same drama may both exist in perfect unison, but
even in the ...
Drama, one of the oldest literary forms, is intended to be performed before an
audience by actors on stage. The ancient Greeks were the first to invent drama, ...
(Theatre) (in classical literature) a play in which the main characters and motive
... sitcom, situation comedy - a humorous drama based on situations that might ...
Mar 25, 2013 ... The precise origins of Greek comedy plays are lost in the mists of pre-history, but
the activity of men dressing as and mimicking others must ...