5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- inciting event
- major dramatic question
- a What a character has to overcome to achieve their objective.
- b A sad story with a happy ending
- c The point in the plot when the major dramatic question is asked.
- d Written by Aristotle, the earliest known essay analyzing theatre.
- e - the question posed early on in the play and keeps the audience interested until it is answered at the plot's resolution.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The Russia n actor/director who developed a widely used system for analyzing a character.
- A style of theatrical production and dramatic writing that imitates selected traits of the language and appearance of everyday life.
- the description of a plot of a play where the action develops in chronological order without flashbacks
- a tryout for a part in a play
- genre associated with anarchic and unbelievable situations. The film Death at a Funeral is an example of a farce.
5 True/False questions
emotional recall → When an actor remembers how he or she felt in a similar situation in real life and substitutes that feeling for the character's emotional state during the performance of a role.
Melodrama → The plot is good versus evil. Star Wars is an example of melodrama
spectacle → the visual aspects of a production
Character → The agents for the action
objective → Written by Aristotle, the earliest known essay analyzing theatre.