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5 Matching questions

  1. What was the Proscenium?
  2. What is Thespis know for?
  3. What was the Thymele?
  4. Who did Sophocles beat in a dramatic competition?
  5. What is a theatron?
  1. a level area in front of the skene on
    which most of the plays action took place
  2. b where the audience sat
  3. c Creating the first actor/protagonist and dialogue. Also invented theatrical masks
  4. d altar to Dionysus on which sacrifices were made, and which was sometimes used as a stage prop
  5. e Aeschylus

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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.
  2. Eteocles
  3. Getting trapped in a cave
  4. 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.
  5. Polyneices

5 True/False questions

  1. what is the parados?where the audience sat


  2. When did Sophocles die?406 BC


  3. Who was Antigone planning to marry?Haemon


  4. What is the orchestra?circular dancing place of the chorus; where performance is held


  5. What were the six parts of a Greek Tragedy?Prologue, Parados, 1st-4th episodes, choral odes, and exodos