Drama

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Drama

A drama is a story acting on a stage. Drama comes from the Greek, it means "to do." The earliest plays around the 5th century B.C. They are produced for festivals.
A tragedy is a play that ends unhappy. Could be right and wrong, justice and injustice, life and death.
There is a plot in every play. A exposition climax and a resolution.
Performance of a play- there is stage directions, actors, directors, lighting, stage crew. The stages can be very different, can be a round stage, Proscenium, thrust stages, scene design.
The characters- Dialouge, monolouge, soliquy, asides. it also needs audiences.