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2 edition of Drama in performance. found in the catalog.

Drama in performance.

Raymond Williams

Drama in performance.

by Raymond Williams

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Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed. published: London: Muller, 1954.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21324706M

on book: a rehearsal with scripts. oral tradition: passing down customs, stories, and cultural information via spoken rather than written word. ↑ Top. P. pantomime: acting without words. parody: a mocking or satirical imitation of a literary or dramatic work. performance: a presentation of a drama. As Principal of a drama school, I'm asked this question a lot. And I could write a book on the many reasons why drama is so excellent - not just good? for children. But for this blog post, I'll focus on just one benefit; and that's the improvement drama can make to a child's oral communication. At school, there's an emphasis on children.

In literature, a drama is the portrayal of fictional or non-fictional events through the performance of written dialog (either prose or poetry). Dramas can be performed on stage, on film, or the : Robert Longley. Drama can be defined as a dramatic work that actors present on stage. A story is dramatized, which means the characters and events in the story are brought to life through a stage performance by actors who play roles of the characters in the story and act through its events, taking the story forward.

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Williams, Raymond. Drama in performance. New York, Basic Books [ Hundreds of royalty-free plays for kids and teens. Short plays, one-act plays, and full-length scripts for elementary, middle-school, and high school students. These are original, high-quality play scripts that you will not find anywhere else. Drama Notebook is a leading resource of royalty-free plays for schools.


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