Soap Opera's orginated from the 1930's from The United States of America. Soap opera's were used to serialize domestic radio drama's. The term opera in "Soap Opera" refers to the fact that they were used on the basis that they came from everyone's day to day dilema's. Soap Opera was was braodcasted through radio stations from 1930 to 1950 when it first became televised.
You watch soap operas just for entertainment. Nothing much.
Yes people do watch soap operas. The audiance is in the millions. There is a list of hundreds of soap operas in every countrie. Like Search for Tomorrow (1951-1986) had 9130 episodes and was one of the first Soap Operas.
Dorothy Hobson has written: 'Soap opera' -- subject- s -: History and criticism, Soap operas
Soap operas are more like a dramatic sitcom. While Operas are musicals that include Opera music. They are over dramatic, by ellie
There is a wide variety of soap operas on SoapZone. You can use SoapZone to watch soap operas and chat with people about them and common interests between you both.
Soap Operas are midday television dramas targeted to women. They are called "soap operas" because originally the shows were sponsored by soap and detergent companies like Proctor and Gamble, Colgate-palmolive, and Lever brothers. As housewives were the main audience, soap manufacturers were the main sponsors. The shows would be interspersed with commercials for laundry detergent, dishwashing soap, etc.
The emotions that are potrayed in soap operas are sad , angry ,joyful , worried ,and last faithful.
Sam Ford has written: 'The survival of soap opera' -- subject(s): History and criticism, Television soap operas, Television viewers
Soap Central is website dedicated to American soap operas. It covers shows such as Days of Our Lives, The Bold and the Beautiful, All My Children and General Hospital.
CBS airs numerous soap operas depending on the date and time, currently they air 2 shows.
Both are filled with Drama. And normally people in operas sing more than they actually talk.
They were origionally sponsered by soap products
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Soap operas have evolved from radio television. The first radio soap opera, Painted Dreams, premiered October, 20 1930. The first television soap opera, Faraway Hill, premiered October 2, 1946.
General Hospital, All My Children, One Life to Live, and Young and the Restless are pretty popular soap operas. I recommend General Hospital.
Seli Groves has written: 'Soaps, a pictorial history of America's daytime dramas' -- subject(s): Television soap operas, Pictorial works, History
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