Drama

The Caretaker Comedy of Menace

Comedy of Menace Absurdism: doctrine that we live in an irrational universe The term “comedy of menace” comes from the subtitle of one of David Campton’s plays, The  Lunatic View: A Comedy of Menace. A reviewer picked up on it and used it when writing about certain playwrights. Comedy A ‘comedy’ is a humorous play …