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5 Matching questions

  1. Who was the Greek god of theater?
  2. what is the parados?
  3. What is Aeschylus known for?
  4. What was the Proscenium?
  5. What is sophocles know for?
  1. a Adding a third actor, fixing number of chorus to fifteen, introducing painted scenery, making each play of a trilogy seperate in nature, and making stories about human-human relationship rather than human-god relationships.
  2. b HIs bald head, adding a second actor, and creation of trilogies in which each episode related to the same theme.
  3. c chorus marching in from the left or right
  4. d Dionysus
  5. e level area in front of the skene on
    which most of the plays action took place

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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.
  2. Polyneices
  3. She hangs herself
  4. Creon and Antigone
  5. 406 BC

5 True/False questions

  1. What were the functions of the chorus?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

          

  2. What were limitations of greek theater?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.

          

  3. By what method is Antigone sentenced to death?Polyneices

          

  4. When was Sophocles born496 BC

          

  5. What is Thespis know for?Adding a third actor, fixing number of chorus to fifteen, introducing painted scenery, making each play of a trilogy seperate in nature, and making stories about human-human relationship rather than human-god relationships.

          

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