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[floatboxright: See also:
+ TheatricalProductions
Subgenres:
* {{Absurdism}}
* {{Ballet}}
* {{Burlesque}}
* CommediaDellArte
* DinnerTheatre
* {{Farce}}
* JukeboxMusical
* MinstrelShows
* {{Mummers}}
* TheMusical
* {{Opera}}
* RestorationComedy
* RockOpera
* SatyrPlay
* {{Spex}}
* {{Theatresports}}
* VampireMusicals
* {{Vaudeville}}]

''Even the stage has its shining examples and tropes.''
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* Creator/{{Aeschylus}}
* Creator/{{Aristophanes}}
* Creator/BertoltBrecht
* Creator/AntonChekhov
* Creator/{{Euripides}}
* Creator/BobFosse
* Creator/FedericoGarciaLorca
* Creator/JohannWolfgangVonGoethe
* Creator/HenrikIbsen
* Creator/DavidMamet
* Creator/ChristopherMarlowe
* Creator/MartinMcDonagh
* HaroldPinter
* Creator/AlexanderPushkin
* Creator/WilliamShakespeare
* Creator/GeorgeBernardShaw
* Creator/{{Sophocles}}
* Creator/TomStoppard
* Creator/OscarWilde
* {{Creator/Moliere}}
* Creator/NoelCoward

!!!Creators of operas and musical theatre:
* Music/LeonardBernstein
* Creator/ComdenAndGreen
* Creator/GilbertAndSullivan
* Music/MarvinHamlisch
* Music/ErichWolfgangKorngold
* Music/WolfgangAmadeusMozart
* TimRice
* RodgersAndHammerstein
* Creator/StephenSchwartz
* Creator/StephenSondheim
* Creator/RichardWagner
* Creator/AndrewLloydWebber

!!!Specialty companies:
* Music/BlueManGroup
* Creator/CirqueDuSoleil

!!Tropes:
* AllMusicalsAreAdaptations
* AlternateShowInterpretation
* AltoVillainess
* AtTheOperaTonight
* AudienceMonologue
* BSODSong
* CounterpointDuet
* CrowdSong
* DarkReprise
* DinnerTheater
* DramatisPersonae
* DreamBallet
* TheElevenOClockNumber
* EverythingHasRhythm
* FinalLoveDuet
* GenderNeutralNarrator
* GhostSong
* GreekChorus
* IAmBecomingSong
* IAmSong
* IWantSong
* IrrelevantActOpener
* MametSpeak
* MassiveMultiplayerEnsembleNumber
* MinorCharacterMajorSong
* TheMusicalMusical
* NoSeriousBusinessInShowbusiness
* OnlySoManyEquityMembers
* OpeningBallet
* OriginalCastPrecedent
* OurActsAreDifferent
* PatterSong
* QuarrelingSong
* RecitationHandclasp
* ScreenToStageAdaptation
* SetSwitchSong
* ShowStopper
* SmallStartBigFinish
* TheSongBeforeTheStorm
* SpontaneousChoreography
* SungThroughMusical
* TenorBoy
* ThatRemindsMeOfASong
* VillainSong
* TheVillainSucksSong
* VoiceTypes

!!Indexes:
* ClassicTheatre
* NineteenthCenturyTheatre

!!UsefulNotes:
* Creator/ActorsEquity
* Creator/{{Equity}}
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