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Chapter 12 - Comic Roles

Chapter 12 Vocab: Comedy
STUDY
PLAY
Burlesque
Oddly harmless violence (Low Comedy)
Comedy Of Manners
Making fun of the upperclass
Farce
Outlandish, a comedy characterized by broad satire and improbable situations
High Comedy
a sophisticated comedy, Includes satire and comedy of manners
Hold
Pausing for laughter
Low Comedy
Physical and somtimes vulgar
Middlebrow Comedy
More plot based genres like romantic comedy
Parody
Imitating the authors style in a humorus way
Rule of 3
Only repeating somthing 3 times because the 4th wont get a laugh
Satire
Makes fun of individuals and their follies in order to change their foolish behaviour
Travisty
Poking fun at respected subjects