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Would you laugh at the 'Kid'?

I never considered how impactful the laughter of audience members can be, not only to the performers, but to the other audience members as well. Our first show we saw as a class was “The Goat or Who is Sylvia?” written in 2002 by Edward Albee. 646 more words

London 2017

BLOG POST (Module 2): TIFFANY HOU, Disney as a Medium

After reading Marshall McLuhan’s The Medium Is the Message, I wanted to apply this concept to Disney. In the first paragraph, he writes “The personal and social consequences of any medium-that is, of any extension of ourselves-result from the new scale that is introduced into our affairs by each extension of ourselves. 1,003 more words

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Social Currency: The Haymarket, The Goat, and the 21st century Audience

Edward Albee’s The Goat meets the Theatre Royal Haymarket; absurdity on the stage meets the conventionality of the third-oldest London playhouse still in use. Like any other playhouse, the Haymarket faces the task of balancing artistry with profit. 645 more words

London 2017


Because this module is based on the mechanics behind the medium of television, I decided to include a news clip discussing the possible decline in the future of television/cable networks due to the availability of online streaming. 592 more words

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Phenomenal Woman

Guest Post by Tadiwanashe

Phenomenal Woman

By Maya Angelou

Pretty women wonder where my secret lies.

I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size… 257 more words

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Disaster Brunch

Guest Post by Dadirai

Review: on my visit to Brooks

I will have you know that I visited Brooks two days ago with a friend of mine.  392 more words

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A Forever Home.

Guest Post by Nosizwe

Hello class!

As we were talking about persuasive writing I thought this would be a good article.

“Another great advantage of having a pet from the pound is the price of these cute and cuddly animals. 159 more words

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