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fictional literature involving the imitation of life


a part the actor/actress plays


the hero or leading character in a drama


the adversary of the hero or leading character in a drama


a drama in which the main character achieves his goal


a drama in which the main character fails to achieve his goal

tragic hero

a character whose own defect/flaw leads to his downfall


a speech given by one person in the presence of others


a conversation between two or more actors


private revelation of an actor's thoughts, alone on stage


ideas presented without words, based on body movement


stage whisper where an actor directs remarks to the audience

high comedy

deals with intellectual wit

low comedy

deals with physical horseplay

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