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43 terms
World Drama Mid Term
Circle Plays
Easter Trope
Dario Fo
Liturgical Drama
Episodic biblical plays. Religious but outside the church. Ha…
4 line play with music between priest and chorus boys. During…
Wrote Mistero Buffo. Inspired by medieval. Communist. Nobel P…
In Church, by priest. Easter Trope. Latin.
Circle Plays
Episodic biblical plays. Religious but outside the church. Ha…
Easter Trope
4 line play with music between priest and chorus boys. During…
12 terms
World literature drama terms
Aside
Catastrophe
catharsis
comedy
旁白
大灾难
净化
喜剧
Aside
旁白
Catastrophe
大灾难
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
5 terms
Adv World Lit. Drama Terms
Act
Aside
Oxymoron
Solioquy
a major unit of a play, such as a chapter in a book
a remark by a character on stage that is meant to be heard by…
a two-word paradox (apparent contradiction)
a speech delivered when a character is ALONE on stage to let…
Act
a major unit of a play, such as a chapter in a book
Aside
a remark by a character on stage that is meant to be heard by…
32 terms
Medieval Drama World Drama
4th Century
8th Century
Kings
Lords
disorder caused by wars,famine,disease. Political turmoil wit…
Muslims defeated by Carolinian (kings of small city states).…
top of social hierarchy.
second on social hierarchy. Appointed to protect and manage t…
4th Century
disorder caused by wars,famine,disease. Political turmoil wit…
8th Century
Muslims defeated by Carolinian (kings of small city states).…
11 terms
African Drama World Drama
Yoruba
Iran
Spectacle
Aworan
Large ethno-linguistic group in Africa. Northwest Africa (Nig…
"repetition and transformation" All Yoruba myths, songs, hist…
other worldly dimensions of reality revealed by the actors.
the spectator
Yoruba
Large ethno-linguistic group in Africa. Northwest Africa (Nig…
Iran
"repetition and transformation" All Yoruba myths, songs, hist…
34 terms
Drama Terms
Elements: Role
Elements: Space
Elements: Time
Elements: Action
Involves stepping into the place of another person, sustainin…
Where the dramatic action takes place. It refers both to the…
When the drama is set
Is what each person in role , thinking, alone and with others.
Elements: Role
Involves stepping into the place of another person, sustainin…
Elements: Space
Where the dramatic action takes place. It refers both to the…
Drama Terms
Drama
Stage Directions
Setting
Character
a composition presenting in dialogue or pantomime... a story inv…
An instruction written into the script of a play, indicating…
The scenery and other properties used in a dramatic performan…
A part or role that represents a personality type, especially…
Drama
a composition presenting in dialogue or pantomime... a story inv…
Stage Directions
An instruction written into the script of a play, indicating…
13 terms
Drama Terms
tone
inflection
pitch
rate
tone
inflection
10 terms
Drama Terms
Dialogue
Comedy
Tragedy
Monologue
the speeches of the characters that tells the story
dramatic work that is light and humorous
a dramatic work that presents the downfall of a dignified cha…
A speech by a single character without another character's re…
Dialogue
the speeches of the characters that tells the story
Comedy
dramatic work that is light and humorous
49 terms
Drama- Drama Terms
Alliteration
Antagonist
Aside
Catharsis
The repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginni…
A character or force against which another character struggles.
Words spoken by an actor directly to the audience, which are…
The purging of the feelings of pity and fear that occur in th…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginni…
Antagonist
A character or force against which another character struggles.
85 terms
World Drama Midterm Exam
Ritual
Myth
mimesis/methexis
The Abydos Ritual
to control forces, acting repeatedly out of prescribed proced…
Stories revolving around a ritual
mimesis= immitation... methexis = group sharing
Passion Play; large scale civic performance; lots of blood/gu…
Ritual
to control forces, acting repeatedly out of prescribed proced…
Myth
Stories revolving around a ritual
9 terms
World Drama I - Mid-term Plays
Oedipus Rex
Lysistrata
Pseudolus
Dulcitius
Sophocles
Aristophanes
Platus
Hrotsvitha
Oedipus Rex
Sophocles
Lysistrata
Aristophanes
10 terms
Drama Terms
Movie
Drama
Main Characters, Protagonist
Other Characters, Antagonist(?)
영화
드라마
주연
조연
Movie
영화
Drama
드라마
23 terms
Drama Terms
drama
playwright
comedy
tragedy
A work to be performed by actors on a stage, radio, or televi…
The author of a play
A play, movie, etc. of light and humorous character... with a ha…
A play where the protagonist (usually a man of... importance wit…
drama
A work to be performed by actors on a stage, radio, or televi…
playwright
The author of a play
18 terms
Drama Terms
Drama
Playwright
Actors
Acts
Comes from the Greek work "Dran." A story told in front of an…
The author of a play
The people who perform in a drama
The units of action
Drama
Comes from the Greek work "Dran." A story told in front of an…
Playwright
The author of a play
9 terms
Drama Terms
Drama
Stage Directions
Setting
Character
a composition presenting in dialogue or pantomime... a story inv…
An instruction written into the script of a play, indicating…
The scenery and other properties used in a dramatic performan…
A part or role that represents a personality type, especially…
Drama
a composition presenting in dialogue or pantomime... a story inv…
Stage Directions
An instruction written into the script of a play, indicating…
12 terms
E 19 Drama-The World of Theater
script
dialogue
stage directions
stage left
the written form of a play
Conversation between characters
an instruction in the text of a play, especially one indicati…
the left side of the stage from the actor's perspective as he…
script
the written form of a play
dialogue
Conversation between characters
34 terms
World Drama
1818
18th Century
19th Century
1798-1857
Ibsen had a child with a maid.
Sturman + Drang
Ibsen, industrial Revolution
August Comte
1818
Ibsen had a child with a maid.
18th Century
Sturman + Drang
14 terms
Drama Terms
characters
dialogue
set
conflict
people who take part in the ACTION
characters TALKING to each other and to the AUDIENCE
construction on the STAGE that shows the time and place of th…
a problem BETWEEN the characters
characters
people who take part in the ACTION
dialogue
characters TALKING to each other and to the AUDIENCE
14 terms
Drama Terms
tragic flaw
pun
oxymoron
metaphor
personality problem that causes a tragedy (Romeo is too emoti…
word with two meanings ( Mercutio is a grave man.")
opposite ideas ("sweet sorrow")
comparison of two things ("Juliet is the sun!")
tragic flaw
personality problem that causes a tragedy (Romeo is too emoti…
pun
word with two meanings ( Mercutio is a grave man.")
18 terms
Drama Terms
drama
scene
acts
playwright
story intended to be performed in front of an audience (n.)
division of acts that occur in different settings (n.)
a major division wtithin the play in which two or more scenes…
author of a play (n.)
drama
story intended to be performed in front of an audience (n.)
scene
division of acts that occur in different settings (n.)
32 terms
Drama Terms
drama (play)
playwright
character
setting
a story that is meant to be performed
a drama which brings life to the words of the author
made-up people who interact in a particular setting
environment
drama (play)
a story that is meant to be performed
playwright
a drama which brings life to the words of the author
22 terms
Drama Terms
Protagonist
Antagonist
Act
Scene
The main character of the story, must overcome a conflict
The character in direct opposition to the main character, cou…
Large unit of a play, usually broken up by plot (rising acito…
Smaller units of a play, more often than not start with a cha…
Protagonist
The main character of the story, must overcome a conflict
Antagonist
The character in direct opposition to the main character, cou…
6 terms
Drama terms
clarity
to enunciate
pace
pitch
(n.) clearness; how easy it is to understand something
(v) to speak clearly and at a good level of sound
(n.) the speed of an action and the spaces in between
(n.) sound; how high or low a person speaks
clarity
(n.) clearness; how easy it is to understand something
to enunciate
(v) to speak clearly and at a good level of sound
24 terms
Drama Terms
acts
scene
script
stage directions
basic units of drama
a basic unit of drama (included in an act)
the play's text, containing dialogue and stage directions
directions providing details about sets, lighting, sound effe…
acts
basic units of drama
scene
a basic unit of drama (included in an act)
14 terms
Drama Terms
drama
play
playwright
script
A story that is intended to be performed by actors.
A drama that is meant to be performed on a stage.
The author of a play.
A text that has everything needed to perform a drama, includi…
drama
A story that is intended to be performed by actors.
play
A drama that is meant to be performed on a stage.
20 terms
Drama Terms
Drama
Stage Directions
Setting
Character
a composition presenting in dialogue or pantomime... a story inv…
An instruction written into the script of a play, indicating…
The scenery and other properties used in a dramatic performan…
A part or role that represents a personality type, especially…
Drama
a composition presenting in dialogue or pantomime... a story inv…
Stage Directions
An instruction written into the script of a play, indicating…
6 terms
Drama Terms
Protagonist
Antagonist
Foil
Monologue
the leading character or one of the major characters in a dra…
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
a character who contrasts with another character (usually the…
a long speech by one actor in a play or movie, or as part of…
Protagonist
the leading character or one of the major characters in a dra…
Antagonist
a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or som…
30 terms
Drama Terms
Drama
Dialogue
Tragedy
Stage directions
A story written to be performed by actors
A conversation between characters
is a work of literature, especially a play, that results in a…
Notes included in a drama to describe how the work is to be p…
Drama
A story written to be performed by actors
Dialogue
A conversation between characters
14 terms
Drama terms
Shakespearean Sonnet
tragic flaw
verse drama
Rhetorical devices
The rhyme scheme of the quatrains is abab cdcd efef. The coup…
the weakness of character that brings about a tragic hero's d…
is any drama written as verse to be spoken; another possible…
a technique used to persuade... Example: analogy, hyperbole, rep…
Shakespearean Sonnet
The rhyme scheme of the quatrains is abab cdcd efef. The coup…
tragic flaw
the weakness of character that brings about a tragic hero's d…
15 terms
Drama Terms
Aside
Drama
Soliloquy
Monologue
A line spoken by an actor to the audience but not intended fo…
A story that is written to be acted out in front of an audien…
A long speech expressing the thoughts of a character alone on…
A long, uninterrupted speech presented in front of other char…
Aside
A line spoken by an actor to the audience but not intended fo…
Drama
A story that is written to be acted out in front of an audien…
26 terms
Drama Terms
Act
allusion
antagonist
aside
a subdivision of the play like chapters in a book
a literary reference to a historical, literal, or current per…
the villain or actor who opposes the main character in the play
when the actor speaks to the audience and the rest of those o…
Act
a subdivision of the play like chapters in a book
allusion
a literary reference to a historical, literal, or current per…
12 terms
Drama Terms
convey
drama
stage directions
scene
to make something known, to show or tell
a story that is meant to be performed onstage by actors, also…
information written in a drama that is meant to tell the acto…
small sections of the drama that change as the setting changes
convey
to make something known, to show or tell
drama
a story that is meant to be performed onstage by actors, also…
13 terms
Drama Terms
drama
acts
scenes
props
skits, musicals, or plays that use language, song, or dance t…
the units of action in drama, like chapters in a novel
different settings for action in an act
objects used to help the actors with their parts and help the…
drama
skits, musicals, or plays that use language, song, or dance t…
acts
the units of action in drama, like chapters in a novel
9 terms
Drama Terms
Playwright
Script
Characters
Dialogue
the person who writes the play
text that actors perform
actors in a play
the conversation between characters/actors
Playwright
the person who writes the play
Script
text that actors perform
10 terms
Drama Terms
script
cast
dialogue
props
(n.) the written form of a play
(n.) characters in the play
(n.) conversation between characters
(n.) objects that actors use on stage
script
(n.) the written form of a play
cast
(n.) characters in the play
22 terms
Drama Terms
acts
scene
script
stage directions
a basic unit of drama
a basic unit of drama (included in an act)
the play's text, containing dialogue and stage directions
directions providing details about sets, lighting, sound effe…
acts
a basic unit of drama
scene
a basic unit of drama (included in an act)
10 terms
Drama Terms
script
cast
dialogue
props
(n.) the written form of a play
(n.) characters in the play
(n.) conversation between characters
(n.) objects that actors use on stage
script
(n.) the written form of a play
cast
(n.) characters in the play
15 terms
Drama Terms
aside
catastrophe
comedy
comic relief
a comment by a character to the audience that reveals his or…
the final event of the dramatic action in a tragedy
a lighthearted play that ends happily
a humorous scene or incident that appears in a serious play t…
aside
a comment by a character to the audience that reveals his or…
catastrophe
the final event of the dramatic action in a tragedy
33 terms
Drama Terms
act
drama
scene
line
units of actions within the play (think chapters) (Act 1)
a story enacted onstage for a live audience
parts of the act (think chapters and paragraphs) (Act 1: Scen…
one specific spoken part of the play
act
units of actions within the play (think chapters) (Act 1)
drama
a story enacted onstage for a live audience
9 terms
Drama terms
act
cast of characters
dialogue
drama
Chapters of a drama
People in the drama
Words that the characters say
Tells a story through words and actions of characters
act
Chapters of a drama
cast of characters
People in the drama
13 terms
Drama Terms
acts
scene
script
stage directions
A basic unit of drama-parts a play is broken in to
A basic unit of drama (included in an act)
The play's text, containing dialogue and stage directions
Directions providing details about sets, lighting, sound effe…
acts
A basic unit of drama-parts a play is broken in to
scene
A basic unit of drama (included in an act)
18 terms
Drama Terms
Comedy
Tragedy
Irony
Dramatic Irony
In the Greek sense, a play that does not end in death. In mod…
In the Greek sense, a play that ends with the death of at lea…
General name for moments in literature that involve surprisin…
A contradiction between what the character thinks and what th…
Comedy
In the Greek sense, a play that does not end in death. In mod…
Tragedy
In the Greek sense, a play that ends with the death of at lea…
10 terms
DRAMA terms
stage directions
comedy
tragedy
tragic hero
an instruction in the text of a play, especially one indicati…
A literary work which ends happily because the hero or heroin…
A serious form of drama dealing with the downfall of a heroic…
A literary character who makes an error of judgment or has a…
stage directions
an instruction in the text of a play, especially one indicati…
comedy
A literary work which ends happily because the hero or heroin…
16 terms
Drama Terms
playwright
script
act
scenes
the author of a play
the written form of a play
the units of the action in a drama
acts are often divided into parts
playwright
the author of a play
script
the written form of a play
24 terms
Drama Terms
acts
scene
script
stage directions
a basic unit of drama
a basic unit of drama (included in an act)
the play's text, containing dialogue and stage directions
directions providing details about sets, lighting, sound effe…
acts
a basic unit of drama
scene
a basic unit of drama (included in an act)
7 terms
Drama terms
Antagonist
Catastrophe
Character
Characterization
A character or force against which another character struggles.
The action at the end of a tragedy that initiates the falling…
An imaginary person that inhabits a literary work.
The means by which writers present and reveal character.
Antagonist
A character or force against which another character struggles.
Catastrophe
The action at the end of a tragedy that initiates the falling…
41 terms
World Drama
Antoine
Appia
Bayreuth
biomechanics
founded the theatre libre in Paris ... (had subscribing members…
revolutionary in lighting... -replaced flat painted scenery with…
home of the Margrave Opera House
new acting style appropriate for the machine age (training th…
Antoine
founded the theatre libre in Paris ... (had subscribing members…
Appia
revolutionary in lighting... -replaced flat painted scenery with…
13 terms
Drama Terms
monologue
cast
stage directions
props
a long uninterrupted speech that is spoken by a single actor.
the actors who play roles in the play
bracketed instructions that convey information about sound ef…
the items used by an actor
monologue
a long uninterrupted speech that is spoken by a single actor.
cast
the actors who play roles in the play
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