5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- turning point
- a - 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.
- b an event that changes the status quo in the plot of the play
- c The choice, sequence, and arrangement of the playwright's words
- d A sad story with a happy ending
- e 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 Multiple choice questions
- the stable situations at the beginning of a plot, before the dramatic question is asked.
- - the question posed early on in the play and keeps the audience interested until it is answered at the plot's resolution.
- main idea or theme
- The Russia n actor/director who developed a widely used system for analyzing a character.
- Written by Aristotle, the earliest known essay analyzing theatre.
5 True/False questions
inciting event → The point in the plot when the major dramatic question is asked.
Linear → the description of a plot of a play where the action develops in chronological order without flashbacks
domestic comedy → A sad story with a happy ending
Dialogue → The choice, sequence, and arrangement of the playwright's words
realism → A style of theatrical production and dramatic writing that imitates selected traits of the language and appearance of everyday life.