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    This is the class “Introduction to Theatre,” one of the best class in CU Boulder. The class basically teaches every basic elements of the theatre, which are, theatre element structure, the origin of theatre, the kinds of stages, and etc. I have profoundly learned so much materials for the great professor (Rebecca), TA (Jash), and also my fellows. I would say theatre class could change my new perspective looking to theatre in general. Throughout this paper, I would personally tell about the theatre class and how appreciated I have had, including my own experience. Before taking this class, I could say that I had no idea what class I should take in the fall semester. I just looked for the class that satisfied my requirement. One class I have seen in the requirement is “An introduction to theatre.” Its name made me confused what we would learn in that class. In addition, there were several questions coming to my mind. Do we have to cast to be the actor in theatre as one of requirement? Do we need to lecture all the time? How much boring of the class is? Or what materials should we get? How is the professor and TA? Those are only the general questions that I always had. When I went to ask some close friends, no one could answer my questions because they had no experience for this class. I was…

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    The stairs squeak with every step. Another reminder that the theater has seen many visitors and will continue to get them. Upon reaching the top of the stairs, you see a beautiful interior decoration of a asian city and a styled booth on each side of the stage. To the right of the balcony entrance, there are four tightly packed rows of 30 well-worn red theatre seats that have been tested thoroughly through the years. The chairs offer a brief resting spot for tired concert-goers. Some of the…

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    Ancient Greece and modern medicine., The Greek religion influenced almost every part of a person’s daily life in Ancient Greece. Ancient Greeks believed that illness was a punishment from the gods and that being healed was a gift from the gods. People believed that if they became ill, then it was because they angered the gods, so people began to search for earthly reasons from illness rather then divine ones. It had…

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    director, writer and politician Augusto Boal was the founder of “Theatre of the Oppressed.” Boal strongly believed that each human is a theatre within themselves, each person is an actor, and also a spectator. Through watching our own course of actions, we are able to amend them to have a different impact and a change to the world we live in. Theatre of the Opressed is for, by and about the people, and Boal wanted the audience (spect-actors) to analyse the struggles, problems and oppression…

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    What is theatre? This question could have many answers and many definitions. When I looked at the meaning of the word” theatre” in the dictionary, I found this” theatre is a building designed for the performance of plays, operas, etc.” But is this the real meaning of theatre? When I was a child, I just know that theatre was place where I could see my heroes and where people dressed differently to tell stories. Now, I have another definition of theatre. In my opinion theatre is the place where…

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    Before watching this video when I think of musical theatre I would think of opera or Disney musical. The first thing that come to my mind would be many performers are acting and singing to converse their messages to the audiences. I would related to Bollywood to musical theatre where the performers singing and dancing in a form of acting out their storyline. The stories are usually about some kind of tragic and romance plot where the two performers would fall in lover and sometime might end…

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    British theatre was forever changed in the eighteenth century. It started to evolve and started creating works that are still well know today. Women were finally allowed to have roles on stage and different acting styles were starting to be used. With these changes some performers became very popular and were celebrities of their time. The reason why these masterpieces are still well recognized today is not only how well they were written, it was because of the great actors and actresses who…

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    Please consider this letter of intent, resume and video submission for a Performance Apprenticeship position at the Lake Dillon Theatre Company. I’m Ariel Kurtz and I am a junior at SUNY Empire State College studying Musical Theatre and Theatre Education in Manhattan. My mission in life is to change the world through art and make art accessible to everyone. I am available for the full availability for the duration of the Performance Apprenticeship. I’m interested in the Performance…

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    Perhaps you’re thinking of joining a theatre crew. You spent much of your childhood attending plays while getting captivated by the fantasy being brought to life before your very eyes and now you want to become part of it. While it is true that most who are in the theatre did join for this very reason, there are some points where the similarities of watching and participating detour into major differences. I preface this with a brief glimpse into my background. First off, I was not an actor. I…

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    Theatre: a live dramatic performance meant to evoke a certain emotion. When you think theatre you probably think Broadway or the better versed of you might think of Hamilton, which, for those of you who don’t know, is a very popular rap musical currently on Broadway about America’s founding fathers, specifically Alexander Hamilton. Theatre was not always this way though. Theatre began thousands of years ago with cavemen reenacting their kills for their community members. But how exactly did this…

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