The Birth of Gay Theater Response Paper (TWO pages),
- Read 1964: The Birth of Gay Theater https://glreview.org/article/1964-the-birth-of-gay-theater/
- What are the least two important points or ideas in the article and connect them to some of the issues that are similar in African American Theatre and Asian American Theatre? Be specific and cite sources for the African American and American Theatre.
- What are similar ideas presented in this article on gay/queer theatre?
- What are some problems in comparing gay/queer theatre to African American and Asian American theatres? The achievements of realism at the end of the 19th century continued to resonate through the turn of the 21st century, but the most influential innovations in early 20th-century theatre came from a vigorous reaction against realism.