Your browser does not support JavaScript, Please enable it.
  Top » Catalog » Type » Text Books, Anthologies, Collect »
Keyword Search   
     Log In |  Cart Contents
Home
Show Finder
Titles A-Z
Authors A-Z
Search by Cast Size
Search by Performance Group
Search by Theme
Search by Genre
Multiple Criteria Search
Full-length Plays
Musicals
Accompaniment CDs
One-act Plays
Duet Scenes
Monologues
Children's Plays
Audience Participation Plays
Textbooks and Anthologies
CDs, DVDs and other Media
New and Featured Titles
Recent Acquisitions
New to our 2016/2017 Catalog
New to our 2015/2016 Catalog
Featured Plays
Planning Your Production
Important Things to Know
Licensing Information
Producing a Musical
Cuttings
Complete a Royalty Application
Meet Our Authors
Author Bios
Authors A-Z
Articles and Interviews
For Our Customers
Free Sound Effects
Free Posters A-Z
Script Excerpts
Music Clips
About Us
Contact Us
Order a Free Catalog
Affiliates and Other Links
FAQs
Submissions
Playwriting: A Manual for Beginners
Playwriting: A Manual for Beginners
By Debra A. Peterson.

 This book was written by a high-school teacher specifically for beginning playwrights. Writers who wish to tackle a play will find the down-to-earth language, step-by-step process and streamlined directions easy to follow. Writing exercises at the end of each chapter stretch creativity and develop writing skills unique to play writing. Teachers can use this classroom-tested book as the basis of an entire course, pull chapters from it for smaller units within a larger course or hand the book to independent study students to follow at their own pace. The book's eight chapters show the writer how to come up with an idea, how to create characters, how to organize a plot, how to write natural sounding dialogue, how to format a script and where to market a finished play. Appendices include a theatre glossary and a suggested reading list. 6x9—64 pages.

Play details
Status:  In Stock
Type of show:  Textbook
Catalog Code:  P85
Pages:  51
Royalty:  $0.00 /perf.*
Cost:  $9.95
Categories
ISBN (10): 0871299240
Rights & Availability
This title can be licensed/sold throughout the world
* Please note that royalties quoted in our catalog are intended for K-12 schools with a standard curriculum only. All other producing groups must submit a completed application.


Add to Cart  $9.95        (Qty)
 Add to wish list
Also available for this title