• Unit 9: Key aspects of drama

    Unit 9: Key aspects of drama

    Activity 1

    In your small groups:

    a. Discuss what makes a play.

    b. Discuss what makes a play interesting.

    This Unit seeks to explore the different aspects of drama which include: plot, setting, characters, themes, messages, dramatic techniques (dialogue, monologue, soliloquy, body language, flashbacks, asides, entrance/exit, props, costumes) and plot development tableaux.

    Activity 2

    The following excerpt is from Voice of the People by Okiya Omtatah Okoiti. Read it individually in your spare time and retell the story in your own words to your group.