Importance of ritual and ceremony in your everyday life (whether religious, social, or common everyday) and what, if any, performative or theatrical elements these ceremonies have.

Reflection:

After you read the PDF document attached “A Concise Introduction to Ritual” discuss in a reflection response the importance of ritual and ceremony in your everyday life (whether religious, social, or common everyday) and what, if any, performative or theatrical elements these ceremonies have.

When reflecting think of the importance of these ceremonies and rituals and how they might mirror the ideas in the reading/video and how they might differ. Ultimately, reflecting on the question of how our ceremonies and rituals are theatrical and what has theatre taken from these ceremonies and rituals and applied to the art form. 

250 to 300 words.