5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- When did Sophocles die?
- What was the Proscenium?
- What is Aeschylus known for?
- Who did Sophocles beat in a dramatic competition?
- Who was Antigone planning to marry?
- a Haemon
- b Aeschylus
- c HIs bald head, adding a second actor, and creation of trilogies in which each episode related to the same theme.
- d 406 BC
- e level area in front of the skene on
which most of the plays action took place
5 Multiple choice questions
- where the audience sat
- 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.
- chorus marching in from the left or right
5 True/False questions
What were the six parts of a Greek Tragedy? → Prologue, Parados, 1st-4th episodes, choral odes, and exodos
What is the orchestra? → chorus marching in from the left or right
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.
Who were the two main characters in Antigone? → Creon and Antigone
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.