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Educating Rita, An Analysis of the Play

Summary: Analyzes the Willy Russell play, Educating Rita. Focuses on how Russell uses drama to illustrate the changes in Rita's character. Provides specific examples from the play to support the premise.
In this essay, I am writing to show the way in which Russell created Rita's character as a person, who changes during the drama.

In Act 1 scene 1,Rita is completely shown as a working class hairdresser who is around educated middle class and expensive things like art and hundreds of books. "The wall are lined with books and on one wall hangs a good print of a made religious scene." Russell is showing here, the differences between what Rita is representing and what she is aiming for by pointing out the differences between her and everything she represents. People who she didn't have knowledge of also surround her, which made her react in an uncomfortable way around them.

Rita is shown to be violently apart from her actions, she is totally different from other people. "The door swings open revealing Rita."

Russell is describing Rita here, as an...

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