Practical Playwriting: And The Cost Of Production (1891)


SKU: 9781166931841
Author: Calmour, Alfred Cecil
Introduction by: Adams, William Davenport
Publication Date: 09/10/2010
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
Binding: Paperback
Media: Book
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Practical Playwriting: And The Cost Of Production (1891) by Alfred Cecil Calmour is a comprehensive guide for aspiring playwrights and producers. The book provides practical advice on the art of playwriting, including tips on character development, plot construction, dialogue, and stage directions. It also covers the business side of theater production, including the cost of staging a play, casting actors, and marketing the production. The book is divided into two parts: the first part focuses on the art of playwriting, while the second part covers the cost of production. The author draws on his experience as a playwright and producer to provide valuable insights into the theater industry. He also provides examples from popular plays to illustrate his points.The book is written in a clear and concise style, making it easy to follow for both novice and experienced writers. It is a valuable resource for anyone interested in writing for the theater or producing plays.With An Introduction.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world’s literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.