Playwriting for profit, by Arthur Edwin Krows ... illustrated with 20 workshop pages provided especially for this book by well-known dramatists and producers.


New York Longmans, Green and Company, 1928.

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Subjects Drama -- Technique.
Description xvii pages, 1 leaf, 549 pages including frontispiece, illustrations 22 cm
Copyright Date 1928.
Notes "First edition."
"Some other books to read": pages 514-522.
Contents The know-how -- The art of playmaking -- The stage way -- The audience decides -- A philosophy of pleasure -- The matter of length -- Purpose -- The struggle of wills -- The essentials -- Proposition: the touchstone -- The "must" scenes -- Sequence of facts -- The forward movement -- The long step -- Continuous action -- The literature of power -- Retardation -- Compactness -- The interlocking chain -- Demonstration -- Translation of facts -- Business -- Proportion -- The play begins -- What happened before -- Preparation -- Puppets -- Portraits from life -- The persons of the play -- On parade -- The blessing of words -- The mechanics of dialogue -- Living speech -- He says and she says -- Monologues -- Inspection -- The theatre -- Title and kind -- Sale -- The world of ideas -- What the public wants -- The invention of plots -- Every man for himself -- Some other books to read.
Other Identifiers D06016525X
Network Numbers (OCoLC)232757
(OCoLC)ocm00232757
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WorldCat Identities Krows, Arthur Edwin, 1892-
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