Artistic features Measure for Measure has been perceived as an exceptionally complex and ‘dark’ comedy, or tragicomedy , mostly because of its peculiar structure and characterization.
Okay, so your life hasn't been made into a movie yet, but some days it has all of the makings of a studio tragicomedy .
This tragedy is transformed into a tragicomedy , and indeed, into a farce, by a mechanical device that belongs more to vaudeville than to a novel.
It would seem that tragicomedy was the new genre of the moment, and that Shakespeare, Fletcher, and Beaumont sparked each other off to develop that genre to its full potential.
His most recent graphic novel is pure tragicomedy .
This odd-couple tragicomedy is so well acted by both men, so utterly involving, and so real.
The plays fall into the categories of history, tragedy, comedy and tragicomedy .
It's like a romantic comedy written by Beckett - a romantic tragicomedy - in which romance dies not in some passionate combustion, but fizzles out into uncomfortable, aseptic banality.
It is not coincidental that tragicomedy has surfaced as a subgenre in war literature.
That's because it is not a tragicomedy about being old, but about the grief of settling into middle age, specifically the middle age of a married working-class man.