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Drama : an imitation of life

Author: Coast Community College District.; City Colleges of Chicago.; Insight Media (Firm)
Publisher: New York, NY : Insight Media, ©1978.
Series: Humanities through the arts.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the history of drama from its beginning in tribal dances to the Greek theaters, where drama developed first as a means of honoring gods, to plays as we know them today. Details how drama evolved through the Middle Ages, the Renaissance and Elizabethan periods and examines a modern work, Ibsen's A Doll's house.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Documentary films
Educational films
History
Named Person: Henrik Ibsen; Maya Angelou; Maya Angelou
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Coast Community College District.; City Colleges of Chicago.; Insight Media (Firm)
OCLC Number: 34703940
Notes: "C04-06"--Container and cassette label.
Credits: <Producer, Harry Ratner ; writer, Rome Kingson>
Performer(s): Host, Maya Angelou.
Description: 1 videocassette (30 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Humanities through the arts.
Other Titles: Imitation of life
Responsibility: producer, Harry Ratner ; writer Rome Kingson ; produced by the Coast Community College District in cooperation with the City Colleges of Chicago.

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Traces the history of drama from its beginning in tribal dances to the Greek theaters, where drama developed first as a means of honoring gods, to plays as we know them today. Details how drama evolved through the Middle Ages, the Renaissance and Elizabethan periods and examines a modern work, Ibsen's A Doll's house.

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