Who is Dianne?
Students are to write a one-page paper, creating the "role" of Diane and describing this character, based on August's comments to her by tape recorder. What does she look like? How old is she?
Diary as a Character
Students are to pick one character from the play and write a diary entry of that character, describing how they feel about the other characters, their activities, and relationships.
Chinese Puzzle Box/Russian Doll
Students are to create their own Chinese Puzzle Box or Russian Doll to bring to class. Each Doll or Box will ask a question, answered by the next box. What does the last doll or box say?
Ask students to look in their local newspaper for an article that involves some aspect of the play and bring it to class. They will present it in front of the class and explain...
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