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- Writing for the Stage
The secrets to writing great scripts
- Why Write a Play?
While authors and poets may be pleased to see their name in print, there is nothing quite like the thrill of listening to a live audience cheering and clapping in response to a playwright's carefully crafted words.
- Essentials of Play Writing 1
A well-constructed play can be compared to a Roman mosaic. It is composed of hundreds or thousands of minute pieces.
- Essentials of Play Writing 2
Experience has taught the practical playwright that the only way in which he can hope to construct a good play is by determining definitely, before beginning to write at all, the ending of the play and how that end is to be achieved.
- The Technique of Play Writing
The dramatists of the time of Elizabeth brought the poetry and wit of the drama to a high state of perfection. Yet the modern dramatist who desires success need not hope to find the key to it by a study of older dramatists.
- Common Playwriting Mistakes
The young dramatist will run into several serious errors in writing his first plays if he is not warned to avoid them at the start.
- How To Write a Play
A collection of letters from famous playwrights and dramatists on how to write plays.
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Tag cloud for StageAffair.com. See the most popular playwriting tags on this site.
- Play Writing Articles on the Web