Essays Tagged: "humorous character"

A Midsummer Night's Tragedy

more characters is has a moral flaw that leads to his/her downfall. A comedic play has at least one humorous character, and a successful or happy ending. Comparing these two plays is useful to find ho ... every part), and places an herb on Titania that causes her to fall in love with him. This is quite humorous. However, at the end of the play all the couples are back together, with the ones they love ...

(4 pages) 92 1 4.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > A Midsummer Night's Dream

The tragedy of Romeo & Juliet vs the Comedy of "Midsummer Night's Dream".

rities in the characters of both plays. The distinct differences in them are that in one, we have a humorous character (or characters) with a cheery ending and in the other; we have a tragic character ... s that the couples are in MND. Only R&J's Act results in death and banishment and MND's with us humorously watching the merry-go-round of people being chased. On the one hand we have death and des ...

(7 pages) 39 0 3.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > A Midsummer Night's Dream

Shakespeare's Comedy vs. Tragedy.

r more characters is has a moral flawthat leads to his/her downfall. A comedic play has at least onehumorous character, and a successful or happy ending. Comparing thesetwo plays is useful to find how ... ay every part), and places an herb onTitania that causes her to fall in love with him. This is quitehumorous. However, at the end of the play all the couples are backtogether, with the ones they love. ...

(4 pages) 40 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Shakespeare's Comedy vs. Tragedy

more characters is has a moral flaw that leads to his/her downfall. A comedic play has at least one humorous character, and a successful or happy ending. Comparing these two plays is useful to find ho ... every part), and places an herb on Titania that causes her to fall in love with him. This is quite humorous. However, at the end of the play all the couples are back together, with the ones they love ...

(4 pages) 68 2 4.4 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

The Tempest: An Analysis of Antonio

. Antonio is obviously a very influential person who seeks for power and control. He is also a very humorous character in this scene. When he is teamed up with Sebastian, they most likely created a wh ... Ariel woke Gonzalo up and that destroyed Antonio's well thought plan.In this scene, Antonio is both humorous and serious. In the first half of the scene, he and Sebastian team up against Gonzalo. They ...

(2 pages) 49 4 3.9 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Humor helps

- utilises humour as a tool to both enlighten the viewer and to create an interesting play.One very humorous character, in this play, is the weaver - Nick Bottom. One funny line - that was used when a ... ere Bottom has no idea that he has an actual ass-head on his shoulders. Another display of Bottom's humorous disposition is when Bottom admits that he can "…gleek upon occasion" (III, i, 136). ...

(3 pages) 10 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Play report on Kiss of the Spider Woman

n his own world. All that mattered to him was that harm would never come his way. Molina was a very humorous character and was played extremely well.Valentin was a character whose whole appearance see ...

(2 pages) 337 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American