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5 Matching questions

  1. objective
  2. Tragicomedy
  3. Dialogue
  4. tragedy
  5. realism
  1. a The speeches the characters say. The playwright's primary material.
  2. b A sad story with a happy ending
  3. c The character's main goal
  4. d A style of theatrical production and dramatic writing that imitates selected traits of the language and appearance of everyday life.
  5. e - 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.

5 Multiple choice questions

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

5 True/False questions

  1. goat songalso 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. major dramatic question- the question posed early on in the play and keeps the audience interested until it is answered at the plot's resolution.

          

  3. 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.

          

  4. call backWhen an actor gets asked back for a second reading for a part in a play.

          

  5. cinematicWhere the arrangement of the plot presents flashbacks and subjective scenes other than chronological order.

          

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