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Unboxing Set Of Seven Commedia Masks

Tony Kishawi’s Unboxing the Set-of-Seven Commedia Masks Hi Tony Kishawi here and I’ve got my set of seven Commedia dell’Arte masks in this box here. And I thought I’d do one of those unboxing videos that you see on YouTube. So this is what you would get if you ordered …

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Commedia Unmasked End-of-Year Offer

Commedia Unmasked End-of-Year Offer   Hi, Tony Kishawi here. I’m out and about on a Sunday afternoon. And I just wanted to make this announcement that we’ve actually got a new set of Commedia masks. Order Here: Discount Offer 2019 Leather Look set of Commedia masks Now, you know, I’ve …

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Review: Henry V, commedia-style, finds the funny but loses the tragedy

Review: Henry V, commedia-style, finds the funny but loses the tragedy October 23, 2018, by Tim Treanor It is worth noting that almost all the Shakespeare histories are tragedies, and almost all the kings whose stories he recounts are fools or knaves or both. The one exception (aside from the obsequious Henry VIII, of …

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ILC – Three Common Mistakes in Teaching Commedia

Interview with Tony Kishawi Three Common Mistakes in Teaching Commedia A common mistake for teaching Commedia is that the the art department of the drama department get really excited and they say oh let’s work together we’ll make the masks in art and we’ll use them in the drama, meaning …

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The World of Commedia dell’Arte

The World of Commedia dell’Arte The world of Commedia masters, servants and lovers. They’re universal types that you see everywhere. We use this diagram to look at the world of Commedia dell’Arte. At the head you’ve got Magnifico. At the feet you’ve got Zanni at the shoulders you’ve got the …

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