12 terms

Drama Midterm 44-55

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Iambic pentameter
a style of verse which concentrated on lines of 10 syllables with light and strong stresses alternating five light and five strong was called
Blocking
the placement of actors on a stage is called
Neoclassical Ideal
a series of rigid rules for theatrical writing and performance based on the humanist interpretation of Aristotle's writings on theater
Coding
transferring ideas in a symbol system
Periakto
three sided set piece with a different painting on each side that can be rotated to show a different scene is called a
Par Can
Usually used in concerts, this is a parabolic analyze reflector light
Statistic
is a collection of facts stated in numerical terms
Testimonial
this usually happens when a famous person recommends a product
Superobjective
the primary goal a character is attempting to reach
Shutter
allows the operator to shape the light
Cold read
is a form of audition where the director gives the actor a scene from a play and asks them to read it out loud
Cyclorama
this is the white curtain that is used to project scenery onto