For the writing assignment due this week, you are to complete a script of a Drama that you and partners of your choice will present for the benefit of the class. The final draft of this will be a Unit Assessment; the assignment is detailed on page 144 as follows (a rubric is on page 145):
Your assignment is to work with a group to write and perform an original dramatic script in which you make a statement about a conflict that faces society. By doing so, you should be able to demonstrate your understanding of how Arthur Miller spoke out about a contemporary issue (persecution of suspected communists) while setting his drama in a time period with corresponding events (persecution of suspected witches). You must:
Set your Drama in a setting other than our own; you may set it in a different time, place, or both
Demonstrate a clear criticism of a social issue.
Write your script with the style found in The Crucible
You must include dialogue, stage direction, and exposition that explains the characters.
Your stage direction and dialogue should help the audience understand the actions happening in the scene.
This must be a completed draft that includ