Dramlit Basics for Playscript Analysis :

"3 Act" structure vs. "5 Acts"

"4 Acts" (Ibsen, Chekhov, Gold Age of Realism)

"2 Acts" (contemporary)

Scenes and Acts [ naming them ]

Stage Directions

... 1-2-3 :

A. Exposition (page)

B. Climax

C. "Resolution" [ samples ]

shows.vtheatre.net [cases] : from Oedipus to Godot

... anatolant.vtheatre.net -- dramaturg directory [ dramaturgy menu=pages ]

+ anatoly.vtheatre/playwright

google group playwrighting & playwrighting.net [ not developed ]

plays.vtheatre.net [ my scripts mostly & write.vtheatre.net ]

MAIN * filmplus.org/plays *

"Theatre Before Theatre" -- writing and wrighting

"Dramatic Compositions" [ director's theatre ]

... archives of dramlit classes @ yahoo groups.

You want to learn drama -- study masters!

chekhov.us

my film/theatre blogs

Theatre Theory Pages
Importance of Being Earnest play online
2005: Total Acting & Total Directing *
stanislavsky.us

Fall 2003: THR413 * Playscript Analysis Textbook:

... Good Movies -- watch the structure! [ Acting, Hero, Thought ] -- "Formula" [ genre ] -- where?


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