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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Thought
  2. goat song
  3. unity of action
  4. Dialogue
  5. audition
  1. a a tryout for a part in a play
  2. b 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.
  3. c main idea or theme
  4. d According to Aristotle, a play should have one main action with few or no subplots.
  5. e The speeches the characters say. The playwright's primary material.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. genre associated with anarchic and unbelievable situations. The film Death at a Funeral is an example of a farce.
  2. Written by Aristotle, the earliest known essay analyzing theatre.
  3. A sad story with a happy ending
  4. What a character has to overcome to achieve their objective.
  5. The choice, sequence, and arrangement of the playwright's words

5 True/False questions

  1. CharacterThe agents for the action


  2. agentA person who represents an actor by soliciting employment and negotiating contracts in exchange for 10 percent of the actor's salary.


  3. inciting eventThe point in the plot when the major dramatic question is asked.


  4. tragedyA sad story with a happy ending


  5. emotional recallThe entirety of a character's part in a play