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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Who did Sophocles beat in a dramatic competition?
  2. What is the orchestra?
  3. What is Thespis know for?
  4. By what method is Antigone sentenced to death?
  5. How does Antigone end up dying?
  1. a Creating the first actor/protagonist and dialogue. Also invented theatrical masks
  2. b She hangs herself
  3. c Getting trapped in a cave
  4. d Aeschylus
  5. e circular dancing place of the chorus; where performance is held

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 406 BC
  2. where the audience sat
  3. altar to Dionysus on which sacrifices were made, and which was sometimes used as a stage prop
  4. Prologue, Parados, 1st-4th episodes, choral odes, and exodos
  5. Creon and Antigone

5 True/False questions

  1. What is Aeschylus 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.

          

  2. Who was Antigone planning to marry?Haemon

          

  3. What were the functions of the chorus?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

          

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

          

  5. When was Sophocles born406 BC

          

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