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IB Theatre - Research Presentation: Videos

This guide provides resources for the Research Presentation (Task 3) external assessment for IB Theatre.

Finding Videos

These are links to short videos on world theatre traditions.  If you access this material for your Research Presentation, you must include it in the Works Cited page for your project.

Learn360 (WSA's streaming video database)

YouTube

Comedy and tragedy - Ancient Greece
Topeng Dance - Bali
Cantonese, Yueju, and Peking Opera - China
Yuan Drama or zaju - China
Khayal al-zill shadow puppets - Egypt
Victorian melodrama - England
Punch and Judy puppets - England
Comedy of manners or Restoration comedy -
        England, France
Medieval mystery plays - England, France,
        Germany
French farce - France
Kathakali - India
Barong (or Rangda) dance - Indonesia
Kecak - Indonesia
Wayang golek puppetry - Indonesia, Malaysia
Wayang Kulit shadow puppetry - Indonesia,
        Malaysia
Bunraku - Japan
Kabuki - Japan
Kyōgen farce - Japan
Noh theatre - Japan
Rakugo "sit down" theatre - Japan
Talchum mask dance - Korea
Shadow theatre - Taiwan, China
Hun lakhon lek puppetry - Thailand
Khon dance drama - Thailand
Pantomime - United Kingdom

Learn360

Search Learn360 for videos and other media on world theatre traditions:

Greek Comedy and Tragedy - Ancient Greece

Comedy of manners or Restoration comedy - England, France

Medieval mystery plays - England, France, Germany

Kabuki, Kyōgen farce, Noh theatre - Japan

Comedy and Tragedy - Ancient Greece

Topeng Dance - Bali

Cantonese, Yueju, and Peking Opera - China

Yuan Drama or zaju - China

Khayal al-zill shadow puppets - Egypt

Victorian melodrama - England

Punch and Judy puppets - England

Comedy of manners or Restoration comedy - England, France

Medieval mystery plays - England, France, Germany

French farce - France

Kathakali - India

Barong (or Rangda) dance - Indonesia

Kecak - Indonesia

Wayang golek puppetry - Indonesia, Malaysia

Wayang Kulit shadow puppetry - Indonesia, Malaysia

Bunraku - Japan

Kabuki - Japan

Kyōgen farce - Japan

Noh theatre - Japan

Rakugo "sit down" theatre - Japan

Talchum mask dance - Korea

Shadow theatre - Taiwan, China

Hun lakhon lek puppetry - Thailand

Khon dance drama - Thailand

Pantomime - United Kingdom

         

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