Drama

By: SS 1st Period Bell

Drama

Drama- Story enacted onstage for a live audience

Comes from the word Dran or To Do

It envolves:

Conflict- A problem between characters.

Types of drama:

Tragedy- a play that ends unhappy

Most Greek plays are tragedy

with: right and wrong

justice and injustice

life and death

Protagonist is usually the tragic hero

Comedy- a play that ends happy

Main character in a Comedy can be anyone

Modern Dramas

Long flashback

Music

Visual Projections

Proformance of play

Artists:

Actors

Directors

Lighting Technicians

Stage Crew

Stages are many sizes

Scene design

Sets

Lights

Costumes

Props