"slice of life" realism
presentational style that exposes the devices of the theater
dramatic form that uses representative iconic imagery
theatre of cruelty
presentational style that bombards the audiences senses
Norwegian realist playwright
Swedish realist playwright
Russian realist playwright
George Bernard Shaw
major playwright of the independent theater movement
invented an "internal" performance style
invented an "external" performance style
dramatic form developed by Bertholt Brecht
theater of the absurd
dramatic form that idealizes life as ridiculous and illogical
"light opera" made famous by Gilbert & Sullivan
the dialogue and lyrics of a musical
smaller NYC theaters outside of Times Square area
"non-traditional" NYC performance spaces
four categories of theatre in Modern Era
Realism, Anti-Realism, Traditional and Experimental
the "father" of the american musical
George M. Cohan
The first "book" musical
Great Composer of Modern Era
Great American Playwright of Modern Era
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