English Drama: Beginnings to 1800, Excluding Shakespeare
Development of English Drama
Understand in general, and in several details, the development of drama in England, and, in your writing, intelligently discuss major developments, continuities, or turning points.
Demonstrate a sure knowledge of the plays we read, and be able to interpret those plays.
Explain the significance of specific passages and elements of each play.
Relate selected theoretical ideas to your understanding of the plays we read.