11 terms

Drama

STUDY
PLAY

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dialogue
words spoken by characters to each other
stage directions
describe the setting, tell characters what to do, and instruct stage crew
playwright
the author of a play
drama
a literary work (plays, movies, television shows) written to be performed
protagonist
the main character in a drama
antagonist
a character opposed to the main character of the drama
actors
people who perform in the drama
cast
the list of characters in a drama
acts
the main parts of a play
scenes
where the acts are divided further
screenplays
written dramas intended to be performed for a movie or TV with the events in the play recorded with a camera