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20.10.2011 22:59:08

to have a great arc

by kleineJule
Hi, in einer Besprechung zu einem Theaterstück heißt es "her part had a great arc", was heißt denn das?
25.10.2011 10:47:08

Re: to have a great arc

by [PONS] Ponsomime
Posts: 139
Joined: 07.10.2011 15:13:24
Hi kleineJulie,

I think here it means that, during the play, the female character developed in a really interesting way.

'arc' = Handlugsbogen, Geschichte

Hope that helps.


04.07.2012 16:57:40

Re: to have a great arc

by ude
Posts: 19
Joined: 02.06.2012 06:28:29
The definition on Wikipedia: "A character arc is the status of the character as it unfolds throughout the story, the storyline or series of episodes. ..."
The full article:
08.07.2012 16:15:26

Re: to have a great arc

by [PONS] yakyuyama
Posts: 306
Joined: 16.12.2011 12:45:19
Hey kleineJule,

Our online dictionary may only give you a definition of character arc, rather than an explanation, but please don't let that stop you from using it, at least as a starting point:


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