Theater, Music, and Democracy
Sometimes theater and music (particularly live music and/or particular genres of music) are perceived to be “for” elite or wealthy populations. However, several of our resources this week discussed the relationship between theater, music, and democracy.
Please address the following prompts:
1. What is the relationship between theater, music, and democracy?
2. In what ways is “Shakespeare Behind Bars” an example of this relationship? Please provide specific details to support your arguments.
3. Be sure to provide an MLA citation for each source you use. Click here for a refresher: How to Cite Your Work