Comparison between two plays

Discuss and compare how Caryl Churchill’s Top Girls and David Eldridge’s Under the Blue Sky deploy the conventions of Dialogue and Objectives/Obstacles, and asses the connection between these formal choices and the meaning and impact of the play. The conventions of dialogue and objectives and obstacles are intertwined through the playwright’s portrayal of character and […]

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Dance In The Curriculum Drama Essay

Dance as a discipline is marginalised in academic discourse as an ephemeral, performance-focused subject, its power articulated through the body. In UK schools it is a physical subject with an aesthetic gloss, languishing at the bottom of the academic hierarchy, conceptualised as art but located within physical education in the national curriculum (Downing et al, […]

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Exploring theatrical intertextuality

Investigating how the relationship between two texts, Hamlet and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are dead, are inextricably linked thematically and thus the outcome of what is lost and what is gained in both plays; by discussing how Stoppard translates his play Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are dead, from Shakespeare’s Hamlet. Stoppard’s technique of extracting two minor characters […]

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Achievements Of Mikhail Baryshnikov As A Dancer

This paper is focused on dance as a form of performing arts. The paper lokks at the history of dance and it looks at the life, contributions to the dance world and accomplishments that Mikhail Baryshnikov’ has had thought his carrer. This paper is a research paper aims at looking at the history of Mikhail […]

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Gender roles of anime

The world of anime is extremely diverse, exploring many different themes and issues. This essay will be looking at the female role and the image that is portrayed in Japanese anime. Focus upon the suggestion of transformation from young girls to adulthood will be discussed in reference to Sailor Moon and in order to realise […]

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All About My Mother, 1999 | Analysis

This is essay will attempt to examine the film All About My Mother using different interpretations and theories about gender roles in society to create a view of Almadovar’s work. I shall explore Almadovar’s work in terms of his difficulty to show female identification and how he uses social interactions as a short cut to […]

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