Stereotypes are frequently used in writing. It’s easy to imagine that, at this audition, there is a drummer with cutoff sleeves, a guitarist with punk rock tattoos, and a lead singer with an attitude problem. However, these stereotypes are so popular because there is often a grain of truth to them. The tricky work for you as a writer is to create characters that feel real without feeling too familiar. For this prompt, make sure to write a few character sketches before adding dialogue. Think about how you can make these characters your own.