Asked in Authors, Poets, and Playwrights
What has the author Author of The state farce written?
Author of The state farce. has written: 'Critical remarks on the tragedy of Athelstan. With rules necessary to be observed by all dramatic poets. By the author of The state-farce' ...
Asked in Drama and Acting, Literary Terminology, Plays
What are the similarities and differences of comedy of manners and farce?
farce is comedy in an exaggerated way. mistaken identities available. comedy of manners is upper class comedy, satiric the importance of being earnest is a farce example ...
Asked in Example Sentences
How do you use the word farce in a sentence?
(This means a broadly humorous play or the type of humor used in one. It can also mean a mockery. Some authors will use a farce to disguise a play making political or social commentary.) It is a farce for you to think that just because you do not weigh very much, you are light enough to fly! The play we saw was so stupid and foolish, we considered it a farce. The trial was a farce, and the judge was a...