Westmont Drama Play Report (based on Gai JonesŐ Play Report Worksheet)

 

Your Name: _________________________________________________________  Date: ____________________

 

Title of Play: __________________________________________________________________________________

 

Playwright: ___________________________________________________________________________________

 

Publisher: ____________________________________________________________________________________

 

What does the title mean? ________________________________________________________________________

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What is the location and time period of the play? ______________________________________________________

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Circle the style (genre) of the play:

 

Comedy   farce   drama   melodrama   tragedy   musical   childrenŐs   historical   Shakespeare   mystery

 

Number of roles that MUST be played by men: ________        by women: ________       flexible: _________

 

Which is the main character: ______________________________________________________________________

 

Cast the main character with an actor from this class: __________________________________________________

 

What does the main character learn about life? (the theme) ______________________________________________

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Cite three things about the play a person would not know without reading the entire play:

 

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How does the play end? _________________________________________________________________________

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Describe the set as it appears in the first act: _________________________________________________________

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What is the climax of the story line?: _______________________________________________________________

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What is the tag line / action if any?: ________________________________________________________________

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What part would you like to play? Why? ____________________________________________________________

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Would you recommend this play for reading?  Why or why not? _________________________________________

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What movie is this play similar to or opposite of? _____________________________________________________

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On the back of this worksheet, summarize the action of the play in paragraph format.