Theatre- An Introduction


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According to WikiPedia… Theatre is nothing but a form of fine art which uses live performers to present a piece of Story (maybe real or fiction) infront of live audience. The mode of expression of their feelings can be in many forms as mentioned below.

Through Gestures

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Through speech

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Through Music, Songs Image

Through Dance

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Learning the elements of Theatre is very interesting and is very vast subject. A theater involves lots of elements like Theme of the Play, Genres, Costumes, Lighting and Sound, Logistics and Operations etc etc.

How did Theatre Originate?

Its a 2,500 year old art form. It all started in 6th Century BC in the City Of Athens.

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It mainly originated as a part of ritual activities.

Earliest Theatre in the world starts at Greece.

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The theater of Greece consisted of 3 categories

Drama

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Tragedy

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Comedy

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Satyr Play

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More about Theaters in next post.

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Love you all,

ARK

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    I appreciate you taking the time and effort to put this article together.
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