The 8 Basic Elements of Drama
Plot The series of events that make up a story.
Dialogue A written or spoken conversation between two or more people
Character The “people” in a play, musical, or script showing personality and emotion
Audience A group of one or more people at a performance
Stagecraft Technique and skill in all aspects of performance in theatre
Genre A category of artistic and characteristic style in theatre, music and literature
Theme An idea or topic continous throughout a play or musical