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Crash Course Theater

Episodes

Season 1
We’re continuing our discussion of nineteenth-century American theater with a look at...
Season 1
It's lights up in America! This week, we're headed to North America. We'll look at Native...
Season 1
In the 18th century, audiences were ready for some really dramatic theater. Like, a dog...
Season 1
Theater had a slow start in Germany, mainly because Germany wasn't a thing until *...
Season 1
This week, we're headed back to England to learn about Sentimental Comedies. They weren't...
Season 1
This week we're headed to China to learn about the ancient origins of theater there. We'...
Season 1
This week, we're headed back to India to learn about the all night dance shows that...
Season 1
In Japan, under the Shoguns, there's couple of really interesting types of drama on the...
Season 1
This week, we're headed to the Americas to learn about the theater that existed there...
Season 1
This week on CC Theater, Mike Rugnetta teaches you about the greatest playwright of...
Season 1
The French Neoclassical revival had a BUNCH of French playwrights following a bunch of...
Season 1
This week on Crash Course Theater, Mike and Yorick take us to beautiful Spain, and look...
Season 1
In the 17th century, English theater had to go into hiding, from PURITANS. Let's take a...
Season 1
This week on Crash Course Theater, Shakespeare is dead. Long live Shakespeare. Well, long...
Season 1
This week we're continuing our discussion of William Shakespeare and looking at his...
Season 1
Shakespeare's tragedies...were tragic. But they had some jokes. They also changed the way...
Season 1
This is the story of how a young Englishman named William Shakespeare stormed London's...
Season 1
The Renaissance came to England late, thanks to a Hundred Years War that ran long and a...
Season 1
This week, we're going to Italy for a Renaissance. The Middle Ages are over, and it's...
Season 1
Mike is taking you to Japan to look at Noh theater. Noh, and its counterpart Kyogen are...
Season 1
Not long after drama reappeared in the unlikely home of European churches, the church...
Season 1
When last we saw Theater, it was just making its way back in the West, by sneaking a...
Season 1
As the Roman Empire fell, so did the theater. If there's anyone who hates theater and...
Season 1
Ancient Sanskrit theater is one of the oldest theater traditions, and thanks to Bharata...
Season 1
In which Mike delves into the theater of ancient Rome. It wasn't all gladiators and...
Season 1
Today, Mike Rugnetta takes you from our beginnings in ancient Greek theater, and moves on...
Season 1
This week, we're diving head first into Greek Comedy. But don't get TOO ready for...
Season 1
Aristotle. He knows a lot, right? And if you choose to believe Aristotle, then you must...
Season 1
This week on Crash Course Theater, Mike is acting like theater started in Greece. Well,...
Season 1
We're going to ask the two classic questions about theater. 1.What is theater? And 2. Is...


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