5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What was the Thymele?
- Who does Creon honor after the battle?
- Who warns creon that the gods side with Antigone?
- What was the Proscenium?
- Who did Sophocles beat in a dramatic competition?
- a teiresias
- b level area in front of the skene on
which most of the plays action took place
- c altar to Dionysus on which sacrifices were made, and which was sometimes used as a stage prop
- d Eteocles
- e Aeschylus
5 Multiple choice questions
- Creating the first actor/protagonist and dialogue. Also invented theatrical masks
- where the audience sat
- 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.
- 406 BC
- Creon and Antigone
5 True/False questions
What is a skene? → wooden building with three doors through which actors made their entrances and exits
Who does Antigone attempt to bury? → Polyneices
Who was Antigone planning to marry? → Polyneices
what is the parados? → chorus marching in from the left or right
What is Aeschylus known for? → 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.