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5 Matching questions

  1. Famous Actresses 17th and 18th century
  2. Ground Plan
  3. Chikamatsu
  4. Cuckold
  5. Couples in Midsummer Nights Dream
  1. a Director and designer work out the play's environment, noting doorways, windows, steps, levels, walls, and furniture.
    Outlined in tape on the rehearsal hall floor so the actors can visualize the environment in rehearsals.
  2. b Japanese writer who wrote emotional plays about the middle class. Suicide plays. They were banned though.
  3. c Nell Gwynn: flower seller, Mistress of Charles II, very funny. Very popular in her day.
    Elizabeth Barry: stoic
    Anne : never got married
  4. d a man with an unfaithful wife.
  5. e Lysander and Hermia
    Helena and Demetrius
    Theseus and Hippolyta
    Titania and Oberon

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. miserly old man
  2. Relied on dance more than western drama
    Emphasized symbolism
    total theater= an integration of acting, mime, dance, music, text
  3. Follows neoclassical rules
  4. elevated language
  5. extraordinary characters who undertook extraordinary deeds. Themes of love and honor and lots of death.

5 True/False questions

  1. The Importance of Being ErnestOscar Wilde (1895)


  2. Neoclassical Writersan attempt to revive and emulate classical attitudes towards art based on
    Restrained wit


  3. Shakespeare PlaysOwned part of his company
    Lord Chamberlain's Men - during Queen Elizabeth's reign
    King's Men -during King James reign


  4. First Actress1660


  5. Benefitsyearly performances dedicated to one actor who would keep all the profits