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A drama is the largest unit of dramaturgiacal analysis that includes the "five phases of (a) developing an actable idea, (b) providing a stage, (c) selecting the actors and training them in their roles, and (d) enacting the idea, with the result of (e) new meanings for actors and audience" (Hare & Blumberg, 1988, p.
Despite scholarly objections that the Latin version of the speech would be dramatically unnecessary, redundant, and unsatisfactory after the Punic, (22) I believe a Latin translation for the local audience and gods is not only perfectly actable but, in fact, preferable to a purely Punic introduction.
The little three-act comedy could bear some cutting, but proves engaging and actable.
CZ: In terms of Ruth's character, how did you find the actable emotions for her?
Since Garrick would not choose to offend members of either the clergy or the royal household and since he had had remarkable success in creating type characters on stage, we must conClude that Garrick, in writing his manuscript, was simply devising an actable, predictably successful piece.
Her name is Roswitha, a religious of the Dark Ages, whose actable dramas laid the foundations of modern comedy.
Translations into English of Sinhalese and Tamil plays would be useful, though stylized plays are difficult to translate into actable versions.
In extenuation of the failure it must be said that almost any Englishlanguage production of Racine is liable to come a cropper for lack of actable translations.