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5 Matching questions

  1. What were limitations of greek theater?
  2. Who did Sophocles beat in a dramatic competition?
  3. What were the functions of the chorus?
  4. what is the parados?
  5. What is sophocles know for?
  1. a Adding a third actor, fixing number of chorus to fifteen, introducing painted scenery, making each play of a trilogy seperate in nature, and making stories about human-human relationship rather than human-god relationships.
  2. b sets overall mood and expresses theme, Adds beauty (theatrical effectiveness) through song and dance, Gives background information, Divides action - breaks play into scenes, Usually fifteen members, Adds color, movement, spectacle, Offers reflections on events
  3. c Aeschylus
  4. d chorus marching in from the left or right
  5. e 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.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. where the audience sat
  2. 496 BC
  3. wooden building with three doors through which actors made their entrances and exits
  4. HIs bald head, adding a second actor, and creation of trilogies in which each episode related to the same theme.
  5. teiresias

5 True/False questions

  1. What is Thespis know for?Adding a third actor, fixing number of chorus to fifteen, introducing painted scenery, making each play of a trilogy seperate in nature, and making stories about human-human relationship rather than human-god relationships.

          

  2. What was the Thymele?altar to Dionysus on which sacrifices were made, and which was sometimes used as a stage prop

          

  3. Who does Antigone attempt to bury?Polyneices

          

  4. What is Euripedes known for?Reduced participation of chorus, including ordinary people as characters in plays, realities of war, criticizing of religion, exuberance, tough decisions, and the sudden appearance of a god.

          

  5. Who were the two main characters in Antigone?Creon and Antigone

          

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