The Dramatic Form and Riders to the Sea
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...antagonist, characters such as the minor... Drama: Riders to the Sea Drama shares similar elements with the short story because it also has characters, setting, theme, and plot. However, certain elements distinguish drama from a short story. Firstly, a drama is written for the purpose of staging it for an audience. Thus, Stagecraft is a very important element of drama. Stagecraft makes up all the elements that will make the piece suitable for staging (Styan, 1960). These elements include scenery, lighting, sound design, costume design, and production design. Next, while both literary pieces have characters, drama offers the reader a more diverse set of characters because other than the protagonist and...