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Comedy

Genre of dramatic works intended to be humorous

Comedy - type of drama or other art form the chief object of which, according to modern notions, is to amuse. It is contrasted on the one hand with tragedy and on the other with farce, burlesque, and other forms of humorous amusement.The classic conception of comedy, which began with Aristotle in ancient Greece of the 4th century BCE and persists through the present, holds that it is primarily concerned with humans as social beings, rather than as private persons, and that its function is frankly corrective. The comic artist’s purpose is to hold a mirror up to society to reflect its follies and vices, in the hope that they will, as a result, be mended.

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April 18, 2021

What is Comedy in English Literature? | Comedy Plays Characteristics

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January 21, 2021

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February 3, 2021
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Films and television series from across The Walt Disney Company combined to earn a total of 25 Golden Globe® nominations for 2021, with Hulu Originals leading the charge with 10 nods, as well as the first nominations for Disney+ since the launch of the streaming service in 2019. The list was revealed this morning by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Nomadland, from Searchlight Pictures, is Disney's most-nominated title with nods in four categories, including Best Motion Picture--D...
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February 1, 2021
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December 31, 2020
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/PRNewswire/ -- Usama Siddiquee was crowned "Zoomedian of the Year" by the UG! COMEDY SHOW!! produced by MONTIKILLAVISION PRODUCTIONS. One of NYC's popular...
December 10, 2020
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The winners of this year's 24th annual South Bank Sky Arts Awards were announced yesterday in a socially distanced ceremony at the London Coliseum, home of English National Opera. Hosted by Melvyn Bragg, the awards continue their legacy as the only awards ceremony in the world to represent the entire spectrum of the arts, with categories for TV Drama, Classical Music, Theatre, Comedy, Dance, Film, Visual Art, Pop, Literature and Opera. The awards will be free for everyone to watch on Sky A...
November 24, 2020
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Having faced one of their toughest years ever, a host of talent from across the arts industry is set to be celebrated next month at the South Bank Sky Arts Awards. Now in its 24th year, the annual ceremony will take place next month at the London Coliseum in a new, socially distanced format. The awards will be free for everyone to watch on Sky Arts, Freeview channel 11, at 8pm on Sunday 20th December. Hosted by Melvyn Bragg, the South Bank Sky Arts Awards is the only Awards ceremony in...
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