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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. diction
  2. domestic comedy
  3. Action
  4. plot
  5. goat song
  1. a also known as tragedy. The word derives from the ancient Greek religious ceremonies at which a god was sometimes depicted as having attributes of a goat.
  2. b Topics focus on family issues.
  3. c an event that changes the status quo in the plot of the play
  4. d Aristotle said that the plot was the "life and soul of the drama".
  5. e The choice, sequence, and arrangement of the playwright's words

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. According to Aristotle, a play should have one main action with few or no subplots.
  2. What a character has to overcome to achieve their objective.
  3. 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.
  4. When an actor gets asked back for a second reading for a part in a play.
  5. The character's main goal

5 True/False questions

  1. status quothe stable situations at the beginning of a plot, before the dramatic question is asked.

          

  2. Constantin Stanislavskyalso known as tragedy. The word derives from the ancient Greek religious ceremonies at which a god was sometimes depicted as having attributes of a goat.

          

  3. Tragicomedy- A serious play that makes you feel exhilarated because the hero's experience teaches you some profound truth about your life and affirms that your worst expectations about life are true.

          

  4. role/rollThe entirety of a character's part in a play

          

  5. tragedy- A serious play that makes you feel exhilarated because the hero's experience teaches you some profound truth about your life and affirms that your worst expectations about life are true.