Crash Course Theater and Drama
Forsooth! Here’s a collection that has everything you ever wanted to know about the theater and drama—everyone from Aristotle to Chikamatsu, from Moliere to Shakespeare to Williams. From Banraku to Zaju, every type from comedy to tragedy, from liturgical drama to musical theatre, from the divine to obscene verse. The first episode of the series of 50 high-quality videos defines and gives a brief overview of the topic. From explaining the difference between theatre and theater to describing the use of human and non-human actors, the series provides a broad overview of the components of drama.