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Modern dramatist

You scored 46 commerciality, 41 application, and 38 torturedness!

Short, punchy plays will be your strong point. Send them to the Royal Court and see your name in lights. Alternatively, some of them might work better on radio.

Their Analysis (Vertical line = Average)

  • commerciality Distribution

    They scored 46% on commerciality, higher than 31% of your peers.

  • application Distribution

    They scored 41% on application, higher than 34% of your peers.

  • torturedness Distribution

    They scored 38% on torturedness, higher than 29% of your peers.

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