A tune to the teatro: the relationship between Spanish theatre of the golden age and modern day music
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AuthorBrown, Emily G.
KeywordResearch Subject Categories::HUMANITIES and RELIGION::Aesthetic subjects::Literature
Research Subject Categories::HUMANITIES and RELIGION::Aesthetic subjects::Music
Research Subject Categories::HUMANITIES and RELIGION::Aesthetic subjects::Theatre
Research Subject Categories::HUMANITIES and RELIGION::Languages and linguistics::Romance languages::Spanish language
Miguel de Cervantes
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AbstractFor my thesis, I have decided to study Miguel de Cervantes’ famous play, “El retablo de las maravillas”, and choose specific, key scenes and interpret them through song. I will be discussing the significance of the themes of the play and how the songs I have chosen illustrate the relevance of the play to modern day society. In addition, through the usage of various articles from theatre and music theorists, I will be analyzing the role and importance of music in theatre and how music tells a story. At the conclusion, I will explain the connections of contemporary music and old theatre and how the play relates to and is meaningful to the modern day.
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