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Exercises for Module 5: Drama

Given the following short act from Shakespeare's MacBeth:
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Act 1, Scene 1

SCENE I. A desert place.

 Thunder and lightning. Enter three Witches

First Witch

 When shall we three meet again
 In thunder, lightning, or in rain?

Second Witch

 When the hurlyburly's done,
 When the battle's lost and won.

Third Witch

 That will be ere the set of sun.

First Witch

 Where the place?

Second Witch

 Upon the heath.

Third Witch

 There to meet with Macbeth.

First Witch

 I come, Graymalkin!

Second Witch

 Paddock calls.

Third Witch

 Anon.

ALL

 Fair is foul, and foul is fair:
 Hover through the fog and filthy air.

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  1. Structure the text into acts and speeches
  2. Indicate the speakers
  3. Indicate the stage directions
  4. Given the characters occurring in this act, construct a partial cast list, and add it to your transcription