Lessons for Comedy

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  • Spreadsheet & Graphing: A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words - … Adults. Based on the amount of comedy TV shows on television, I made a hypothesis that comedy would be most popular, saying … categories, which rounded out the types of TV programming: Drama, Comedy, Action/Adventure/Sci-fi, Informational, and Mystery/Other. I made … , The Simpsons, Damon, Friends, Seinfeld, and many others were comedy shows. The comedy shows overtook the other types of shows by an …
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  • Spreadsheet & Graphing: A Picture is Worth a Thous - … Adults. Based on the amount of comedy TV shows on television, I made a hypothesis that comedy would be most popular, saying … categories, which rounded out the types of TV programming: Drama, Comedy, Action/Adventure/Sci-fi, Informational, and Mystery/Other. I made … , The Simpsons, Damon, Friends, Seinfeld, and many others were comedy shows. The comedy shows overtook the other types of shows by an …
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  • English Ii Seminar - … and implications of Dante’s Divine Comedy— what would a modern Divine Comedy be? 3. Review Divine Comedy. Assessment There will be no … Objectives 1. Identify language and form elements of the Divine Comedy. 2. Interpret passages from the Inferno Cantos. 3. Compare elements … of Italy during his lifetime. Materials 1. Divine Comedy Test Activities 1. Divine Comedy Test Assessment Students will have the entire class …
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  • Men Funnier Than Women, Says Scientist - … are funnier." WARM-UPS 1. COMEDY: Walk around the class and talk to other students about comedy. Change partners often. After you … differently outnumber subject career lulls bit STUDENT COMEDY SURVEY Write five GOOD questions about comedy in the table. Do this in pairs … the Internet and find more information about different kinds of comedy around the world. Talk about what you discover with your …
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  • Compare/Contrast - … Computers and Internet access Overhead projector Key Words • • • • • • • Clown Comedian Comedy Farce Compare Contrast Venn Diagram Anticipatory Set/Introduction Say: In … . Think about some of the comedies that you have seen. There are many different types of comedies. Ask: How many of you … props when they perform to better show the differences between comedy and farce. Special Differentiation Strategies Provide directions in writing for …
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  • Defining Genre - … be able to apply these terms to the screwball comedy genre. Concepts: screwball comedies, genre: artistic style, narrative form, thematic content Strategies … outlining the elements of the screwball comedy genre. Materials Needed: Defining Genre (handout), American Cinema - Romantic Comedies (handout), Chopin's "Minute Waltz … the rock genre. Related Documents Defining Genre American Cinema - Romantic Comedies Films Needed Title Director Year American Cinema Image Entertainment 1995 …
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  • Comparing and Contrasting Two Genres: Screwball Comedy and Film Noir with Reference to Double Indemnity - … : Alyssa Rock Lesson Title: Comparing and Contrasting Two Genres: Screwball Comedy and Film Noir with Reference to Double Indemnity Subject: Film … upon student responses to review the generic conventions of screwball comedies once again. Instruction/Main Activity: Hand out the Noir vs … the students wrote down for these portions about the screwball comedy as yet another review of the generic conventions. Instruct students …
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  • The New Deal - … . New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1958. Comedy Writing: Horton, Andrew. Laughing Out Loud: Writing the Comedy-Centered Screenplay. Berkeley: University of California … . The Complete Idiot's Guide to Comedy Writing. New York: Alpha Books, 2004. Perret, Gene. Comedy Writing Step by Step. London: Samuel … http://www.fdrlibrary.marist.edu/050733.html Comedy Writing: http://www.ehow.com/how_8540_write-comedy.html http://www.pilotproject.tv/7_laws_comedy_writing.html …
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  • Writing Funny - … and revise them; write reflections on the challenges of writing comedy. Resources / Materials: -pens/pencils -paper -classroom board -copies of "Travails … motivate Mr. Lewis to keep his comedy clean? f. Why do audiences find Mr. Lewis's comedy appealing? g. Would you watch … , and hyperbole. Interdisciplinary Connections: Global History- Research the history of comedy. Explore various fables, myths, satires, and other forms of humorous …
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  • They Say the Neon Lights Are Bright: American Musical Theatre - … ), Ray Stark, Producer. John Huston, Director. Bordman, Gerald. American Musical Comedy. New York: Oxford University Press, 1982. ISBN 0-19-503104 … and continue to march. Many American musicals are based in comedy, and even in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, some … AUX FOLLES: (1983) La Cage, the basis for a recent comedy film starring Robin Williams and Gene Hackman, addresses female impersonation …
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