Drama

by: Haley Jaime

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

conflict which is a struggle between two opposing characters or forces. A conflict may occure...

A tragedy is a play that ends unhappily.

*The protagonist of most classical tragedies is a tragic hero.

A comedy is a play that ends happily. The plot usually centers on a romantic conflict.

*Comic complications always occur before the conflict is resolved

Modern Comedies the genders in this romantic plot pattern sometimes are reversed.

Modern drama maybe comedy, tradgedy, or a mixture of the two.

Modern Playwrites often experiement with unconventional plot structures.

Stages

"the round"

“In the round” stage is surrounded by an audience on all sides.