THEA112 Ohio State Six Elements of Drama Antigone Aristotle Paper

There are SIX Elements of Drama, according to Aristotle. We still rely on his scholarship today as the basis upon which we do Critical Work in Theatre.

Now that you have read Antigone, watch the following clips of one Production Company’s take on the play. Director Polly Findley with the London National Theatre did a brilliant job workshopping this piece into a modernized, abstract setting.

Write each Element of Drama and describe how it is employed in Antigone using what you learned from your reading and what you saw in the videos. Be specific with your examples.

You should have SIX ELEMENTS, each explained well using Antigone as your basis. Each element is worth up to 16 points.