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Week 4

CSS for the play and responsive menu

Lesson plan

Show my completed play but leaving off the menu to start with

Show the following issues

  • Width of 2 sections
  • Use max-width
  • Width of images
  • Max height when tall
  • Media query to reduce size of text
  • Break points
  • Revert to 100% for width when small


  1. You may have a table for the Dramatis Personae
  2. Tables can be styled with css
  3. You may have put the character name on the same line as the first line of the speech
  4. In this case we need to style the span as below
.character_beforespeech {
  display: block;
  position: relative;
  left: -7em;
  top: 1em;
  font-size: 1.1em;
  /* border-bottom: 3px solid red; */
  width: 4em;
  padding-left: 4px;