Studying Plays, Paperback


Studying Plays is a comprehensive introduction to understanding plays which examines and explains the key elements of drama such as character, dialogue, plot, action, the body and space, and draws on classic and contemporary plays from King Lear to Shopping and F**king. '...comprehensive, thoughtful and accessibly written.' - Research in Drama Education 'This book is excellent - accessible yet sophisticated.

I will recommend it widely for students at all levels.' - Janette Dillon, University of Nottingham


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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  • Category: Literary studies: plays & playwrights
  • ISBN: 9780340985144



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