5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Greek Actor's Mask
- a "dancing space," performance area, alter for Dionysus.
- b Wealthy patrons who supervised and financed the plays. Tragedies were usually more expensive for these people.
- c "Inventor of tragedy" created actors and dialogue, invented masks and costumes. He was a poet, playwright, and chorus leader.
- d ruin, delusion. The reckless behavior that causes the hero's death or downfall
- e Most important part of the actor's costume. They were simple and personalized to the character. They were also used as amplifyers
5 Multiple choice questions
- Spoken by chorus, moral of the story/words of wisdom used for closure
- The town Oedipus was king of, the town he was actually born in. Northwest of Athens, largest city of the region
- These people sung, read, and told the plays before actors. Remained as omniscent narrators of plays with actors.
- "tent" backdrop for orchestra, scenery, raised 2-3 steps above orchestra, a room for hiding props and changing. 1-3 doors/exits
5 True/False questions
Strophe and Antistrophe → The most important shrine in Greece. It was thought of as the center of the universe. Apollo's spirit inhabited this, people came to ask the pythea about the future.
Prologue → Spoken by chorus, moral of the story/words of wisdom used for closure
Exodos → Ode of entry, first scene, chorus performs
Tragic Hero → Areté-Hubris-Até-Apotheosis-
Catharsis → "Inventor of tragedy" created actors and dialogue, invented masks and costumes. He was a poet, playwright, and chorus leader.