TITLE

PLAY SKILLS

PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Scholastic Scope;4/5/2004, Vol. 52 Issue 16, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents some characteristics of plays and theatrical productions. Both Ella Enchanted and "Cinderella" include all of the following elements. A similar name for the main character. A wicked stepmother and stepsisters. Disappointed but accepting of her fate. She insists that he marry her. To seek revenge for his brother. The existence of fairy creatures.
ACCESSION #
12649625

 

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