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Elements of Drama
division of a play much like the chapters of a novel
lines that are spoken by a character idrectly to the audience (Shakespeare)
cast of characters
list of characters presented before hte action begin
a humorous work of drama
a conversation between two or more characters
a work of literature deigned to be performed in front of an audience
a serious work of drama in which the hero suffers a catastrophe or serious misfortune
a long speech spoken by a character to himself, another character, or to the audience
a division of an act into smaller parts
thoughts spoken aloud by a character when he/she is, or tinks, he or she is alone
italicized comments that identify parts of the setting, the use of props or costumes, give further information about a character,or provide background information
when the audience or reader knows somethine that the characters in the story do not know.