We now come to the quantitative parts the separate parts into which Tragedy is divided namely, Prologue, Episode, Exode, Choric song; this last being divided into Parode and Stasimon.
The Episode is that entire part of a tragedy which is between complete choric songs.
"It is the most horrible of virgin-sacrifices," said Will; and he painted to himself what were Dorothea's inward sorrows as if he had been writing a choric
In Jude, we have nothing comparable to Egdon Heath, and the choric
voice of previous novels finds a thin and unconvincing substitute in Aunt Drusilla's warnings to Jude and Sue about the doom of hereditary temperament.
The Oslo jury praised the director's art of creating "ritualized worlds, which appear to be outside of time, as an assemblage of choric
musical works, slapstick and monologues."
Such events are often channeled or narrated by prophetic, choric
figures who represent a bridge between the human and the otherworldly.
In "The Lotos-Eaters," she argues, the mariners' choric
song becomes a form of "pure otherness ...
She believes that the "tragedy" of the novel lies in what remains unsaid between Giles and Grace, and that Marty is a choric
character whose statements usually go unheard or unheeded.
Working with eight young male dancers, I created a choric
"sway" of the torso and abstracted Kalaripayattu, Kathakali and Bharatanatyam.
Auditory effect is likewise strikingly operatic, discernible in features such as contrasting voices, volume, timbre, the dramatic use of choric
ensembles, and pacing.
intrusions: four light Chorus chapters on topics