A literature in which plot and character are developed through dialogue and action.
drama
Dramatic work that is light and often humorous in tone.
comedy
Refers to the time and place in which the action occurs
setting
Central idea or ideas the writer intends to share with the reader
theme
Subdivision of an act in a drama
Scene
People or sometimes animals or other beings who take part in the action of a story or novel
character
Principle character
Antagonist
A person who writes plays
playwright
Conversation between two or more characters in either fiction or nonfiction
dialogue
Character who is alone on stage on stage, voicing his or her thoughts
Soliloquy