5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- What were limitations of greek theater?
- What was the Proscenium?
- what is the parados?
- When was Sophocles born
- What is a theatron?
- a where the audience sat
- b chorus marching in from the left or right
- c 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.
- d level area in front of the skene on
which most of the plays action took place
- e 496 BC
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- 406 BC
5 True/False Questions
By what method is Antigone sentenced to death? → Getting trapped in a cave
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
What was the Thymele? → altar to Dionysus on which sacrifices were made, and which was sometimes used as a stage prop
What is Thespis know for? → Creating the first actor/protagonist and dialogue. Also invented theatrical masks
How does Antigone end up dying? → She hangs herself