The main idea or meaning of a text. Often, this is an insight about human life revealed in a literary work
A playwright's written instructions about how the actors are to move and behave in a play (generally in italics).
opposition in a work of drama or fiction between characters or forces (especially an opposition that motivates the development of the plot)
the way an author presents a character and reveals character traits - by - what a character says - what a character thinks - what a character does - how a character responds to other characters
the stereotyped character in which he is immediately known from typical characters in history