This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: characters. Not one dimensional 3) LANGUAGE - not exclusively the spoken word. Need to understand metaphor. Includes the signs and the symbols. Everything else that carries the playwrights message. Body language Words cloth an intellectual idea or a felt feeling. Dont need to use words to express message. David Mamet word smith doesnt use too many words but chooses his words carefully. VERY IMPORTANT 4) MEANING/THEME 5) MUSIC 6) Spectacle 3 types of play structure in West 1) Climatic 2) Episodic 3) Situational...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course THA 101 taught by Professor Gross during the Spring '08 term at University of Miami.
- Spring '08