Theatrical Naturalism led the world from the stage to the big screen. Attempts to place real life situations on stage where an array of flawed characters interacted in real life settings was the forerunner for the performance style seen I the movies. The techniques and conventions associated with this form where the psychological motivation of a character along with his or her past history became essential components of the interpretation and performance of a script are explored through both the PowerPoint and workbook in this package. This new age of theater came about with the rise of a more systematic scientific approach to the natural world which was being studied with such intensity. The scientific method was being applied to the stage.
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