November 27, 2015

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Theatre Dictionary Term of the Month: "Commedia Dell'arte"

Recently extended through Oct. 29 at the Laurie Beechman Theatre, The Vaudevillians stars "RuPaul’s Drag Race" winner Jinkx Monsoon (Jerick Hoffer) and Major Scales (Richard Andriessen), who are the latest contributors to TDF's Theatre Dictionary video series. Here, the pair tackles "commedia dell'arte," the traditional form of improvised comedy involving masked character "types" and audience interaction. To see the ever-expanding theatre dictionary, visit

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