5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What were the functions of the chorus?
- What was the Proscenium?
- What is Euripedes known for?
- When did Sophocles die?
- what is the parados?
- a level area in front of the skene on
which most of the plays action took place
- b 406 BC
- c 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.
- d chorus marching in from the left or right
- e sets overall mood and expresses theme, Adds beauty (theatrical effectiveness) through song and dance, Gives background information, Divides action - breaks play into scenes, Usually fifteen members, Adds color, movement, spectacle, Offers reflections on events
5 Multiple choice questions
- 496 BC
- Creating the first actor/protagonist and dialogue. Also invented theatrical masks
5 True/False questions
What was the Thymele? → altar to Dionysus on which sacrifices were made, and which was sometimes used as a stage prop
What is a skene? → where the audience sat
What were the six parts of a Greek Tragedy? → Prologue, Parados, 1st-4th episodes, choral odes, and exodos
How does Antigone end up dying? → She hangs herself
What is the orchestra? → chorus marching in from the left or right