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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…
12 terms
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…
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
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
7 terms
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…
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
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…
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
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…
18 terms
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…
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.
23 terms
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…
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
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 "…
10 terms
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
12 terms
Drama Unit Terms #3
pun
repetition
simile
situational irony
a dialogue with double meaning
the use of any element of language--a sound, a word, a phrase…
a figure of speech in which like or as is used to make a comp…
An event occurs that directly contradicts the expectations of…
pun
a dialogue with double meaning
repetition
the use of any element of language--a sound, a word, a phrase…
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…
20 terms
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
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
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
23 terms
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
23 terms
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
9 terms
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
23 terms
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.
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
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.
10 terms
drama terms w.3
monologues
soliloquy
open Up
cheat out
a speech by a single actor
a speech delivered by an actor alone onstage that reveals the…
facing as much towards the audience as possible
a stage technique in which an actor who is facing sideways pi…
monologues
a speech by a single actor
soliloquy
a speech delivered by an actor alone onstage that reveals the…
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
20 terms
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
23 terms
E3 drama terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
Work of litature designed to be preformed infront of an audia…
A devision within a play much like the chapters of the novel
A division of an act into smaller parts
A humorous work of drama
Drama
Work of litature designed to be preformed infront of an audia…
Act
A devision within a play much like the chapters of the novel
23 terms
E3 Drama Terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
Work of literature designed to be preformed in front of an au…
Division within a play, much like chapters of a novel
Division of a act into smaller parts
Humorous work of drama
Drama
Work of literature designed to be preformed in front of an au…
Act
Division within a play, much like chapters of a novel
23 terms
E3 Drama Terms
drama
act
scene
comedy
work of literature designed to be performed in front of an au…
a division within a play, much like the chapters of a book
a divison of an act into smaller parts
a humorous work of drama
drama
work of literature designed to be performed in front of an au…
act
a division within a play, much like the chapters of a book
23 terms
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 numerous 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 literature designed to be preformed in from of an a…
A division within a play, much like the chapters in a novel.
A division of an act into smaller pieces.
A humorous work of drama
Drama
A work of literature designed to be preformed in from of an a…
Act
A division within a play, much like the chapters in a novel.
23 terms
E3 Drama Terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A form of literature designed to be performed in front of an…
A division within a play
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
23 terms
E3 Drama Terms
Drama
Act
Scene
Comedy
A work of literature to be performed in front of an audience.
Like chapters, a section in a play
Sections in an ACT
A humorous work of drama
Drama
A work of literature to be performed in front of an audience.
Act
Like chapters, a section in a play
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