September 17, 2014
Script Analysis (The Little Foxes)
Insisting incident that lead to the first opening: Dinner with Marshall (Business deal). When
birdie want to show her record collection
Rising action: Talking about the money and what they are going to
Just because something happens in the theater doesnt mean its that theatre!
Ideas For a Play:
September 10, 2014
Local: May 4th, Zoning, Drugs, Speed Limits
Nationally: Same sex marriage.
September 15, 2014
What are some of the eleme
Greek theater. 700bc centered in Athens. Became a tradition. Began with festivals to worship
gods. Famous phershphges. Sort of burlesque shows. The Birds was an example of a play.
Men were the main ac tors. Flashing costumes. Trap doors to
Theater Production, Tech and Design
Read the script! A lot.
-Why do we read the script? What are we looking for?
Understand the Directors Vision
Understand the demands of the production space
-What does it mean to collaborate?
The Little Foxes Review
The Little Foxes is a play written by Lillian Hellman about what seems to be a
lovely and functional family unit, but in reality a dysfunctional and selfish family that would do
anything for their individual success. Throughout the
Play Structure and Playwriting
Structure (the relationship of the parts of the plot to each other and to the
1. History of Story (establish this early on, and break into smaller
pieces and share among several characters), or Reveal or bury*