The Drama Handbook: A Guide to Reading Plays

Mary E Luckhurst, John Lennard

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This book provides an accessible guide to drama, its craft, and its technique using extensive examples from the major dramatists' most frequently studied plays. It aims to make students familiar with technical vocabulary and critical concepts that will deepen their reading of drama. With a special section on exam technique and a glossary of terms, this is an ideal introduction to the concepts and issues students will find useful when reading drama.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherOxford University Press, New York
Number of pages401
ISBN (Print)0198700709, 9780198700708
Publication statusPublished - 15 May 2003


  • Theatre. Performance, Plays, Drama


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