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Noun1.playscript - a written version of a play or other dramatic compositionplayscript - a written version of a play or other dramatic composition; used in preparing for a performance
dramatic composition, dramatic work - a play for performance on the stage or television or in a movie etc.
prompt copy, promptbook - the copy of the playscript used by the prompter
continuity - a detailed script used in making a film in order to avoid discontinuities from shot to shot
dialog, dialogue - the lines spoken by characters in drama or fiction
libretto - the words of an opera or musical play
scenario - an outline or synopsis of a play (or, by extension, of a literary work)
screenplay - a script for a film including dialogue and descriptions of characters and sets
shooting script - the final detailed script for making a movie or TV program
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For this first time, this year's prize will be awarded for an original and previously unpublished playscript for theatre, radio or television no more than 15 minutes in length.
and also, When our friend died: playscript. Each chapter start's with the example of who the person was to the young mourner, then there are three following sections titled (child's name)'s story, What can (child's name) do?
The exceptional result in 2017 was driven by the hugely successful launch of the Harry Potter and the Curse Child playscript, the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them screenplay and the Hogwarts Library Digital Audio Book."
"The Parent Trap," the interview accompanying the issues's playscript, Cry it Out, misidentified the theatre then presenting the play and where Dominique Morisseau sits on the board.
They also contain typescripts of unpublished stories and the playscript for the stage adaption of The Spinning Heart.
Rowling Little Brown, PS7.99 (12+ years) OFFICIAL playscript of the original West End production in which Harry is now an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, husband and father, while his youngest son Albus is struggling mightily with the weight of a family legacy he never wanted.
In fact, if distant memory serves, when Mauro Avena was tapped to do the translation for the first staging in Filipino by Peta of the original English playscript, he asked us what the translation's title should be, and we suggested 'Larawan.'
Ahead of the global release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on 31 July 2016, US publishing company Scholastic has reported record-breaking pre-sales and is printing 4.5m copies of the playscript by Jack Thorne for the North American market, literary news company The Bookseller revealed on Wednesday.
But suddenly more performers arrive centre stage armed with paperbacks of the novel, from which they proceed to read, filling in the prose the dramatist must necessarily remove if the playscript is to have momentum It means that while a nicely shaped Southern accent is being used by some actors, the readers (dressed in casual rehearsal gear, while other actors are in costume) speak in whatever regional accent suits them ranging from Geordie to Scottish.
In addition, AT11 contains an excellent Ghanaian playscript, Prison Graduates by Efo Kodjo Mawugbe, and some very useful reviews of hard-to-obtain books.
Further, each playscript in different ways invokes the co-responsibility of participant, bystander, and beneficiary witnesses to these locations of human rights violation and conflict aftermath.
This solution became increasingly unsatisfactory to me, however, as I continued to ponder the role of rhyme and rhythm in Tairov's theater, in Prokofiev's incidental music, and in the stage directions of the playscript. (These directions were often quite precise: Onegin's rocking chair, for example, was to rock "to an iambic beat.") With some trepidation I sent the published playtext to James Falen, dean of American Onegin translators, who did not like it.