We go from high drama to high comedy, from horror to sadness to silliness.
high comedy always does that—tickles the brain and stimulates it, drives it at a pace not usually to be had in the theatre.
The three were smiling in full enjoyment of the high comedy of disaster.
In high comedy, indeed, she was supreme and without a rival.
Even in high comedy he was not so interesting as in tragedy.
He had the added merit of maintaining, after Beaumarchais and before Émile Augier, the dignity of high comedy.
It is only in high comedy that people seem to know what I am driving at!
Tragedy and high comedy, on the other hand, depend for their values on subtle characterization.
Herr Becker is an excellent actor in tragedy and high comedy.
"Baked red snapper, red wine sauce," said Mr. Duveen, with the purring and very distinct voice of high comedy.