By: DW -8


A drama is a story enacted onstage for a live audience.

Dramatic Structure

Like the plot of a story, the plot of a play involves characters who face a problem or conflict.

Modern Comedy

In modern comedies, the genders in this romantic plot pattern sometimes are reversed.

Modern Drama

may be tragedy, comedy, or a mixture of the two,

its usually focuses on personal issues

Setting the Stage

Stages can have many different sizes and layouts.

The stage extends into the viewing area

The audience surrounds the stage on three sides.