5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What is Aeschylus known for?
- Who does Antigone attempt to bury?
- What was the Proscenium?
- what is the parados?
- What were the six parts of a Greek Tragedy?
- a Polyneices
- b chorus marching in from the left or right
- c level area in front of the skene on
which most of the plays action took place
- d HIs bald head, adding a second actor, and creation of trilogies in which each episode related to the same theme.
- e Prologue, Parados, 1st-4th episodes, choral odes, and exodos
5 Multiple choice questions
- 496 BC
- wooden building with three doors through which actors made their entrances and exits
- altar to Dionysus on which sacrifices were made, and which was sometimes used as a stage prop
5 True/False questions
By what method is Antigone sentenced to death? → Polyneices
Who warns creon that the gods side with Antigone? → teiresias
What is the orchestra? → circular dancing place of the chorus; where performance is held
What is Euripedes known for? → HIs bald head, adding a second actor, and creation of trilogies in which each episode related to the same theme.
What were limitations of greek theater? → no violence on stage, no lighting, always outdoors, no curtains, no intermissions, off scene info relayed by messenger, continuous presence of chorus on sage, simple plots, action took place in a single day, and one scene plays.