In this book, you will have your research, which includes: floor plan, 1 page dramaturgical analysis, beat analysis marked in script, blocking marked clearly in script, 1 page concept statement (contains design suggestions and images), lighting and sound cues, prop list in spreadsheet, contact sheet in spreadsheet, rehearsal schedule, and rehearsal journal.
The rubric below demonstrates the distribution of the 40 points:
_____/15 points 1 page (250-300 word) Concept Statement and Dramaturgical research.
_____/5 points Rehearsal Journal and rehearsal schedule in spreadsheet format.
_____/5 points Prop List, Light/Sound Cues cleanly marked in script.
_____/5 points Floorplan and set and costume design images.
_____/5 points Beats and Blocking Notes cleanly marked in script.
_____/5 points Exit Interview
The Character's Background
The Social Order
Forms of Employment
Speech and Dialect
The Physical Location
From: Stage Directing: A Director's Itinerary, Chapter 6: Research (pages 37-42).