The theater has a very important role to play in the society. This has been seen as a proven fact over many years in the past. To carry some important messages to society, its role is significant. Many artists through their performances have been able to do this successfully in the past and even now. Many organizations operate as non-profit theatre groups too to organize live performances as also take home some message. Theatres like Prospect Theater Company is one such and David Milberg has been an active part of this group. Many beautiful musical presentations have taken shape under his guidance.
- Theaters are considered the mirror of society. Many problems and issues concerning the society are dealt with in the form of musicals or skits and taken to the knowledge of authorities. It is mainly taken as a community initiative that can effectively find solutions to problems associated with the community.
- There are three forms of theater that act as a tool for communication. They are comedy, satyr plays, and tragedy. Through any of these media, the message is communicated. The theater is a very creative art. The audiences are carried away by the way things are presented before them. It helps as an important medium of entertainment and information. This is possible through creative expression.
- The following are some of the features of modern theatre. Realism is one distinct feature and very significant. It takes up some real issues and stages performance based on it. It is also known as a bunch of ideas that are represented. Romanticism and Poetic plays are other characters of theatre.
- Though people throng to dramas and musical shows for entertainment, there is a coincidental line of a strong message being carried out also. Theaters express ideas with the intent to bring about some changes. With a repeated performance they somehow can take to the society the idea they want to convey. Many artists in fact go an extra mile to make people aware of the rights and wrongs that they are surrounded by in society.
There has been a decline in footfall in the past years and many reasons have been attributed to this. But looking at the importance of theater and people who have played a great role in it, it is time to revive it for the benefit of society. Many people are working towards it and have also been able to find success.