Earliest Forms of Theater
PART ONE: Open this slide show and follow the directions.
Your notes should be written in your notebook.
Notebooks are collected for credit next week.
PART TWO: When you finish the notes, expand your learning
through these videos! See how pantomime is still used in performance
in the modern world. You can use your own earbuds or
borrow headphones from the instructor. Again, put your notes
in your notebook.
A. What makes a good pantomime? Errand Boy
B. The Japanese comic duo, Jamarjobat talk about miming at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
C. What is the storyline and conflict in First Date Pantomime?
D. Watch Lucille Ball and Harpo Marx Mirror Scene. What makes a mirror scene work? Why is it a great comic bit?