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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Obstacle
  2. Poetics
  3. role/roll
  4. status quo
  5. call back
  1. a The entirety of a character's part in a play
  2. b When an actor gets asked back for a second reading for a part in a play.
  3. c What a character has to overcome to achieve their objective.
  4. d Written by Aristotle, the earliest known essay analyzing theatre.
  5. e the stable situations at the beginning of a plot, before the dramatic question is asked.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the description of a plot of a play where the action develops in chronological order without flashbacks
  2. 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.
  3. According to Aristotle, a play should have one main action with few or no subplots.
  4. A person who represents an actor by soliciting employment and negotiating contracts in exchange for 10 percent of the actor's salary.
  5. The agents for the action

5 True/False questions

  1. Constantin Stanislavskyalso 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.

          

  2. FarceThe agents for the action

          

  3. ThoughtAristotle said that the plot was the "life and soul of the drama".

          

  4. realismA style of theatrical production and dramatic writing that imitates selected traits of the language and appearance of everyday life.

          

  5. dictionan event that changes the status quo in the plot of the play

          

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