5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- status quo
- emotional recall
- a the visual aspects of a production
- b the stable situations at the beginning of a plot, before the dramatic question is asked.
- c main idea or theme
- d When an actor remembers how he or she felt in a similar situation in real life and substitutes that feeling for the character's emotional state during the performance of a role.
- e The agents for the action
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The speeches the characters say. The playwright's primary material.
- also known as tragedy. The word derives from the ancient Greek religious ceremonies at which a god was sometimes depicted as having attributes of a goat.
- the description of a plot of a play where the action develops in chronological order without flashbacks
- The point in the plot when the major dramatic question is asked.
- the part in the play when a change happens that inevitably leads to the answering of the dramatic question. Also known as the crisis.
5 True/False Questions
Constantin Stanislavsky → also known as tragedy. The word derives from the ancient Greek religious ceremonies at which a god was sometimes depicted as having attributes of a goat.
Poetics → Written by Aristotle, the earliest known essay analyzing theatre.
Tragicomedy → - A serious play that makes you feel exhilarated because the hero's experience teaches you some profound truth about your life and affirms that your worst expectations about life are true.
audition → a tryout for a part in a play
objective → The character's main goal