Drama

M.M. 2nd Period

Drama

     Drama can be many things, from backstage to the outside world.  Drama is a story being told in front of a live audience.  Drama comes from the Greek word dran.  Like all the books we read drama has a plot to the story.  Drama can come in many different generes.     There can be a tragedy where the story doesn't end hapily.  There is one where we all like and that is a comedy.  There are many different kinds of comedies.  The is just a regular comedy where the play ends happily.  There is also modern comedy where romantic plot patterns sometimes are reversed.  There is modern drama where it could be a tragedy, comedy, or two generes are put together.  Modern drama can have long flashbacks, music, or visual projections of a character'srivte thoughts.