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27 terms
Drama Stage Terms #3
Accent
Acting
Ad lib
Backdrop/drop
The manner in which people speak and the way words are pronou…
Actor's assumed behavior for the purpose of projecting a char…
Make up dialogue or movement to fill silence for missed cues,…
Painted curtain without fullness, hung from battens
Accent
The manner in which people speak and the way words are pronou…
Acting
Actor's assumed behavior for the purpose of projecting a char…
Drama Literary Terms 3
Blank Verse
Prologue
Protagonist
Antagonist
poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
The beginning of a play
the main character in a literary work
a character or force in conflict with a main character
Blank Verse
poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
Prologue
The beginning of a play
24 terms
Drama Ch. 3 Terms
monotone
pitch
fricative consonant
nasal consonant
Speaking continuously on one level. Can be a flow in speaking.
The relative highness or lowness of the voice at any given ti…
The air passage is narrowed at some point and a slight fricti…
The mouth is completely closed at some point and the soft pal…
monotone
Speaking continuously on one level. Can be a flow in speaking.
pitch
The relative highness or lowness of the voice at any given ti…
Drama Terms #3
sonnet
iambic pentameter
quatrain
oxymoron
A 14 line poem.
A form of rhythm containing 10 syllables in one line of poetry.
A group of four lines of poetry.
A saying which uses two contradictory terms.
sonnet
A 14 line poem.
iambic pentameter
A form of rhythm containing 10 syllables in one line of poetry.
18 terms
Drama terms 3
gauze
g-clamp
gel
gobo
See-through material which cannot be seen through when lit fr…
Clamp used to secure lantern to lighting bar or stand
Film placed in front of a lantern to change the colour of the…
Thin metal plate cut out in a pattern and placed in a lantern…
gauze
See-through material which cannot be seen through when lit fr…
g-clamp
Clamp used to secure lantern to lighting bar or stand
10 terms
Drama Terms #3
Confidante
Epiphany
External Conflict
Foil
A woman character in a drama or fiction, such as a trusted fr…
the sudden flare into revelation of an ordinary object or scene
The opposition between two characters (such as a protagonist…
A character that serves by contrast to highlight or emphasize…
Confidante
A woman character in a drama or fiction, such as a trusted fr…
Epiphany
the sudden flare into revelation of an ordinary object or scene
5 terms
Day 3-Drama Terms
foil
irony of situation
dramatic irony
tragedy
a character in a play who sets off the main character or othe…
result of an action is the reverse of what the actor and audi…
the audience knows something that the characters in the drama…
in general, a literary work in which the central character me…
foil
a character in a play who sets off the main character or othe…
irony of situation
result of an action is the reverse of what the actor and audi…
Drama Literary Terms 3
Blank Verse
Prologue
Protagonist
Antagonist
poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
The beginning of a play
the main character in a literary work
a character or force in conflict with a main character
Blank Verse
poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
Prologue
The beginning of a play
51 terms
Drama 3 Terms
ad lib
arena stage
articulation
apron
as desired, freely
a performance space in which the audience sits on all sides o…
Clear pronunciation of words
Front part or area of the stage extending past the main act c…
ad lib
as desired, freely
arena stage
a performance space in which the audience sits on all sides o…
Drama Terms: English 3
Aside
Tragedy
Comedy
Monologue
happens when a character's dialogue is spoken but not heard b…
work in which the main character is brought to ruin or suffer…
of light and humorous character with a happy or cheerful endi…
is any speech of some duration addressed by a character to a…
Aside
happens when a character's dialogue is spoken but not heard b…
Tragedy
work in which the main character is brought to ruin or suffer…
7 terms
English 3 Drama Terms
Aside
Tragedy
Comedy
Monologue
A remark or passage by a character in a play that is intended…
An event causing great suffering, destruction, and distress,…
A movie, play, or broadcast program intended to make an audie…
A long speech by one actor in a play or movie, or as part of…
Aside
A remark or passage by a character in a play that is intended…
Tragedy
An event causing great suffering, destruction, and distress,…
20 terms
Drama Terms 3
Call
Comedy
Drama
Dress Rehearsal
The time at which you are expected to be present for a rehear…
A funny or lighthearted play
A serious play
The last rehearsal before an audience sees the play
Call
The time at which you are expected to be present for a rehear…
Comedy
A funny or lighthearted play
15 terms
Drama terms: Week 3
Morality play
Miracle play
Melodrama
Satire
a play dealing with right and wrong, usually in the form of a…
one of the principal types of medieval European drama; a mira…
dramatic form popular in the 1800's characterized by cliff-ha…
a style of comedy that presents humorous attacks on accepted…
Morality play
a play dealing with right and wrong, usually in the form of a…
Miracle play
one of the principal types of medieval European drama; a mira…
Drama Terms Quiz #3
aside
catastrophe
chorus
comedy
A device in which a character in a drama makes a short speech…
the tragic failure, usually the death, of the hero and comes…
A group of characters in Greek tragedy (and in later forms of…
A literary work which ends happily because the hero or heroin…
aside
A device in which a character in a drama makes a short speech…
catastrophe
the tragic failure, usually the death, of the hero and comes…
17 terms
Drama Terms
drama
props
costumes
stage directions
A story that is intended to be performed for an audience, eit…
Items used on stage to support the action
Clothing worn by the actors in a play
Tells the actor how to perform or move
drama
A story that is intended to be performed for an audience, eit…
props
Items used on stage to support the action
20 terms
Drama Terms 3
Dramatic irony
Dramatis personae
Epiphany
Exit/exeunt
irony that is inherent in speeches or a situation of a drama…
cast of characters in a drama.
it is a sudden spiritual awakening or "ah ha!" by a character…
this is the stage direction telling an actor (leaves) or more…
Dramatic irony
irony that is inherent in speeches or a situation of a drama…
Dramatis personae
cast of characters in a drama.
Drama Week 3 Terms
Problem Play
Realsim
Naturalism
Abby
A term popularized by Ibsen, is a play that presents a social…
is a literary technique that attempts to create the appearanc…
Derives its name from the idea that human beings are part of…
Abby
Problem Play
A term popularized by Ibsen, is a play that presents a social…
Realsim
is a literary technique that attempts to create the appearanc…
English 3 Drama terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A form of literature designed to be performed in front of an…
A division within a play, much liek the chapters of a novel.
A division of an act into smaller parts
A humorous work of drama
Drama
A form of literature designed to be performed in front of an…
Act
A division within a play, much liek the chapters of a novel.
19 terms
HSE 3 Drama Terms
allusion
anagnorisis
catastrophe
choragus
indirect reference to historical or famous person,... place or t…
moment of tragic recognition in which the protagonist realize…
the end of the play when the hero meets his/her destined fate
the leader of the chorus
allusion
indirect reference to historical or famous person,... place or t…
anagnorisis
moment of tragic recognition in which the protagonist realize…
33 terms
Literary Terms #3 Drama terms
Anticlimax
Antihero
Aside
Black humor
a disappointing end to an exciting or impressive series of ev…
Main character who doesn't have typical hero qualities ex: Ja…
a remark or passage by a character in a play that is intended…
is a comic work that employs morbid humor, which, in its simp…
Anticlimax
a disappointing end to an exciting or impressive series of ev…
Antihero
Main character who doesn't have typical hero qualities ex: Ja…
20 terms
Drama Terms 3
Dynamic Character
Exodos
Exposition
Falling Action
Undergoes an important change in the course of the play- not…
The final scene and exit of the characters and chorus in a cl…
"The first stage of a fictional or dramatic plot, in which ne…
This is when the events and complications begin to resolve th…
Dynamic Character
Undergoes an important change in the course of the play- not…
Exodos
The final scene and exit of the characters and chorus in a cl…
12 terms
Drama Vocabulary Terms 3
Literal language
Monologue
Narrator
Pathos
Language that means exactly what it says
Any speech in a play directed to another character
Person telling the story
Quality of something in life or a work of art
Literal language
Language that means exactly what it says
Monologue
Any speech in a play directed to another character
DRAMA TERMS 3
dialogue
diction
dramatic monologue
dramatis personae
coversation between characters
how one speaks
a type of poem in which a speaker adresses a silent listener
latin for the characters in a play
dialogue
coversation between characters
diction
how one speaks
20 terms
Drama Terms 3
dramatic structure
classical tragedy
catharsis
freytag's pyramid
general plot outline of 5-Act play
focuses seriously on the downfall of an important character "…
therapeutic release
after a 19thC critic
dramatic structure
general plot outline of 5-Act play
classical tragedy
focuses seriously on the downfall of an important character "…
Drama terms 3
Quest
Rule of three
Scene
Story structure
What the main character is after in the story
Story telling principle that something is said or done three…
A unit of dramatic action that is driven by the characters ne…
The selection and sequence of events used to depict a story
Quest
What the main character is after in the story
Rule of three
Story telling principle that something is said or done three…
Drama Terms #3
sonnet
iambic pentameter
quatrain
oxymoron
A 14 line poem.
A form of rhythm containing 10 syllables in one line of poetry.
A group of four lines of poetry.
A saying which uses two contradictory terms.
sonnet
A 14 line poem.
iambic pentameter
A form of rhythm containing 10 syllables in one line of poetry.
10 terms
Drama Terms #3
Understudy
Trap
Tormentors
Topping
Actor who is able to play a given role in an emergency.
Opening in the stage floor that permits actors to enter or ex…
Side curtains or flat that adjust the proscenium width at the…
To exceed the tempo and pitch of the previous speech.
Understudy
Actor who is able to play a given role in an emergency.
Trap
Opening in the stage floor that permits actors to enter or ex…
16 terms
Drama Terms 3
Text
Script
Exposition
Climax
The written word
A complete scene or play in a format to be performed by actor…
The explanation of who, what, when, where, why
The major events in a play, the turning point of a story
Text
The written word
Script
A complete scene or play in a format to be performed by actor…
10 terms
Drama terms #3
Pace
Legs
Hit
Proscenium
A movement or sweep of play at night
Pieces of clothe, hung in pairs on either side of the stage
Emphasize a word or line with extra force
A arch or frame around the stage.Visible opening
Pace
A movement or sweep of play at night
Legs
Pieces of clothe, hung in pairs on either side of the stage
12 terms
Drama terms 3
Archetype
Climax
Crisis
Diction
A character who represents a certain type or idea
The high point of the play
An event that occurs just when things could get better
The style, dialect, rythem, and words
Archetype
A character who represents a certain type or idea
Climax
The high point of the play
15 terms
Vocab 3 drama terms
Dialect
Flashback
Foreshadowing
Verbal irony
A regional distinguished by features of vocabulary, grammar a…
Interrupting the present action of a story to show events in…
The writer gives an advance hint of what is to come later in…
In which a person says or writes one thing and means another,…
Dialect
A regional distinguished by features of vocabulary, grammar a…
Flashback
Interrupting the present action of a story to show events in…
Drama Vocabulary Terms 3
amber
blew lines
call board
close-in
soft, yellow light used for stage lighting
forgotten lines
bulletin board backstage on which are posted important notice…
move closer together
amber
soft, yellow light used for stage lighting
blew lines
forgotten lines
12 terms
ENG Drama Terms - 3
Chorus
Catharsis
Hamartia
Introduction
In classical Greek drama, a group of actors set apart from th…
According to Aristotle, purging of emotions at the end of a t…
In Greek tragedy, a criminal act committed in ignorance of so…
The stage of dramatic or narrative structure which introduces…
Chorus
In classical Greek drama, a group of actors set apart from th…
Catharsis
According to Aristotle, purging of emotions at the end of a t…
23 terms
English 3 Drama Terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A work of literature designed to be performed in front of an…
A division within a play, much like the chapters in a novel
A division of an act into smaller parts
A humorous work of drama
Drama
A work of literature designed to be performed in front of an…
Act
A division within a play, much like the chapters in a novel
14 terms
Drama and Poetry Terms 3
Octave
Onomatopoeia
Oxymoron
Paradox
8 line stanza and usually a sonnet
Imitating sounds with words
2 words that contradict each other are joined
Statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or abs…
Octave
8 line stanza and usually a sonnet
Onomatopoeia
Imitating sounds with words
23 terms
E3 Drama Terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A work of literature designed to be performed in front of an…
A division within a play, much like the chapters in a novel
A division of an act into similar parts
A humorous work of drama
Drama
A work of literature designed to be performed in front of an…
Act
A division within a play, much like the chapters in a novel
23 terms
E3 drama terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A work of literature designed to be performed in front of an…
A division in a play, much like the chapters in a book
A division of an act into smaller parts
A humorous work of drama
Drama
A work of literature designed to be performed in front of an…
Act
A division in a play, much like the chapters in a book
E3 Drama Terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A work of literature intended to be performed before an audie…
A division within a play, much like chapters in a novel
A division of an act into smaller parts
A humorous work of drama
Drama
A work of literature intended to be performed before an audie…
Act
A division within a play, much like chapters in a novel
23 terms
E3 drama terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A work of lit designed to be performed infront of an audience
A devision within a play much like the chapters of a novel
A division of an act into a smaller part
A humorous work of drama
Drama
A work of lit designed to be performed infront of an audience
Act
A devision within a play much like the chapters of a novel
E3 drama terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A work of literature designed to be preformed in front of an…
A division within a play, much like a chapter of a novel
A division of an act into smaller pieces
A humor us work of drama
Drama
A work of literature designed to be preformed in front of an…
Act
A division within a play, much like a chapter of a novel
E3 drama terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A work of literature d designed to be preformed I front of an…
A division in a play, like a chapter
Division of an act in smaller parts
A humorous work of drama
Drama
A work of literature d designed to be preformed I front of an…
Act
A division in a play, like a chapter
E3 drama terms
Act
Scene
Drama
Comedy
Behave in the way specified
The place where something occurred
Story intended to be preformed before an audience by actors o…
A play, movie, eat
Act
Behave in the way specified
Scene
The place where something occurred
E3 Drama Terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A form of literature designed to be performed in front of an…
A division within a play, much like the chapters of a novel.
A division of an act into smaller parts.
A humorous work of drama.
Drama
A form of literature designed to be performed in front of an…
Act
A division within a play, much like the chapters of a novel.
23 terms
E3 Drama Terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A work of literature designed to be performed in front of an…
A division within a play, much like the chapters in a novel.
A division of an act into smaller parts.
A humorous work of drama.
Drama
A work of literature designed to be performed in front of an…
Act
A division within a play, much like the chapters in a novel.
E3 Drama Terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A work of literature that is meant to be put in front of an a…
A division within a play, similar to a chapter in a book
A division of an act into a smaller part.
A numerous work of liturature
Drama
A work of literature that is meant to be put in front of an a…
Act
A division within a play, similar to a chapter in a book
23 terms
E3 Drama Terms
Act
Scene
Comedy
Tragedy
A division in a play much like a chapter in a novel.
A division of an act into smaller parts
A humorous work of drams
A serious work of drams in which the main character suffers a…
Act
A division in a play much like a chapter in a novel.
Scene
A division of an act into smaller parts
E3 Drama Terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A work of literature designed to be preformed in front of an…
A division within a play, much like the chapters of a novel
A division of an act into smaller parts
A humorous work of drama
Drama
A work of literature designed to be preformed in front of an…
Act
A division within a play, much like the chapters of a novel
23 terms
E3 Drama Terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
a work of literature designed to be preformed infrint of an a…
the divisions of a play, similar to chapters in a book
the division of an an act into smaller parts
a humorous work of drama
Drama
a work of literature designed to be preformed infrint of an a…
Act
the divisions of a play, similar to chapters in a book
E3 drama terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A work of lit designed to be preformed in front a an audience
A division within a play
A division of an act into smaller act
A humorous work of drama
Drama
A work of lit designed to be preformed in front a an audience
Act
A division within a play
23 terms
E3 Drama Terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A work of literature designed to be preformed in from of an a…
A division within a play
A divison of an act unto smaller part
A humorous act of drama
Drama
A work of literature designed to be preformed in from of an a…
Act
A division within a play
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