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Theater 100
What is the TKTS booth located at Duff…
In Greek, theatron means _________
Shakespeare was a member of what troupe?
What is the definition of theatre as a…
A place to buy discounted tickets that go on ssale a few hour…
"seeing place"
Lord Chamberlain's Men of London
A body of artistic work in which actors impersonate character…
What is the TKTS booth located at Duff…
A place to buy discounted tickets that go on ssale a few hour…
In Greek, theatron means _________
"seeing place"
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Theater 100
PRINCIPLES OF THE ARTISTIC PROCESS
Principles of Design
Major Elements of Visual Arts
Stage formats (know their advantages)
-Selection... -Arrangement... -Giving Focus or Emphasis to Various…
-Unity (repetition)... -Variety... -Focus (direct the eye)... -Balance…
-Line ... -Shape/Form (geometric: 3-Dimensional/cube, cylinder,…
-Proscenium stage (backstage and fly space for scenery)... -Thru…
PRINCIPLES OF THE ARTISTIC PROCESS
-Selection... -Arrangement... -Giving Focus or Emphasis to Various…
Principles of Design
-Unity (repetition)... -Variety... -Focus (direct the eye)... -Balance…
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theater 100
theatricality
elements of theatre
liveliness
action
suggestive of or containing elements of theatre
actor, story, audience, liveliness
happens in front of live audience
series of events shaped by conflict
theatricality
suggestive of or containing elements of theatre
elements of theatre
actor, story, audience, liveliness
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Theater 100
theatron
audience
crewing
house managing
what the first theaters were called
latin: audientia, "those who hear"
in which technicians will execute in proper sequence and with…
includes the responsibility for admitting, seating, and provi…
theatron
what the first theaters were called
audience
latin: audientia, "those who hear"
175 terms
Theater 100
What is theater
what is the difference between theater…
what is required from reading a play
spectacle
A performance with people acting
the american version is theater the english version is theatre
it requires that you visualize with meant by the play, viewin…
something to view, noteworthy
What is theater
A performance with people acting
what is the difference between theater…
the american version is theater the english version is theatre
51 terms
Theater 100
Oedipus Rex
Hedda Gabler
Death of a Salesman
In the Blood
Sophocles
Henrik Ibsen
Arthur Miller
Susan Lori Parks
Oedipus Rex
Sophocles
Hedda Gabler
Henrik Ibsen
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theater 100
symbolism
symbolism... influenced by
symbolism was A) metaphorical or B) lo…
symbolism inspired what later movement…
one thing represents another
friedrich nietzsche
metaphorical
D) all of the above
symbolism
one thing represents another
symbolism... influenced by
friedrich nietzsche
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theater 100
What is the "tkts" location in Duffy S…
In greek theatron means ____
Shakespeare was a member of what theat…
What is the definition of theatre as a…
A place to buy discounted tickets that go on sale a few hours…
"seeing place"
Lord Chamberlain's Men of London
It is a body of artistic work in which actors impersonate cha…
What is the "tkts" location in Duffy S…
A place to buy discounted tickets that go on sale a few hours…
In greek theatron means ____
"seeing place"
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Theater 100
The components of a play were original…
An example of theatrical convention is…
Modern American acting had its start w…
Elizabethen theater was written by who?
Aristotle
When a character turns and speaks and the other characters ca…
Staniskvaski and the Moscow art theater
Shakespeare, Christopher marlow and ben Johnson
The components of a play were original…
Aristotle
An example of theatrical convention is…
When a character turns and speaks and the other characters ca…
46 terms
Theater100
A place to buy discounted tickets that…
Seeing Place
Lord Chamberlain's Men of London
A body of artistic work in which actor…
What is the TKTS booth located at Duffy Square?
In Greek, theatron means what?
Shakespeare was a member of what theatre troop?
What is the definition of theatre as an occupation?
A place to buy discounted tickets that…
What is the TKTS booth located at Duffy Square?
Seeing Place
In Greek, theatron means what?
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Theater 100 Test 1
Drama
Theater
Where does theater go back to?
Greek theater
Art form, reading of the play
All the extra stuff (stage, lighting, set, costumes)
African story telling
Focused on relationship with gods that were humanistic (not p…
Drama
Art form, reading of the play
Theater
All the extra stuff (stage, lighting, set, costumes)
86 terms
Theater 100 Final Review
Elements of Scenic Design
Line (scenic Design)
Mass (scenic design)
Composition (scenic design)
Line... Mass... Composition... Texture... Color
the outline or silhouette of elements onstage; curved lines v…
overall bulk or weight of scenic elements; high heavy platfor…
balance and arrangement of elements; the way elements are arr…
Elements of Scenic Design
Line... Mass... Composition... Texture... Color
Line (scenic Design)
the outline or silhouette of elements onstage; curved lines v…
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Theater 100 Final
What was the term used by ancient gree…
What describes the work of the directo…
What are backers?
What plays are not covered by copyrigh…
Didaskalos - meaning "teacher"
originality, syle, and theatricality; ignore making something…
producers that are not a corporation; any loose partnership p…
american copyright law currently covers an authors work until…
What was the term used by ancient gree…
Didaskalos - meaning "teacher"
What describes the work of the directo…
originality, syle, and theatricality; ignore making something…
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Theater 100 Midterm
Aesthetic Response
Ephemeral
Catharsis
Presentational
An audience's positive response to an art's form and the qual…
From the Greek ephemeros, literally, "lasting only one day";…
A release of tensions resulting from the climax of a tragedy.
Production style that emphasizes presenting theatre to the au…
Aesthetic Response
An audience's positive response to an art's form and the qual…
Ephemeral
From the Greek ephemeros, literally, "lasting only one day";…
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Theater 100 final
1) What's the basic purpose of theatre…
In ancient Greece, all actors were men…
What's the initial framework for design?
What fostered the first great phase of…
To transform something so it may be seen, by a willing viewer…
True
The play itself
The development of European indoor stages which was just a fl…
1) What's the basic purpose of theatre…
To transform something so it may be seen, by a willing viewer…
In ancient Greece, all actors were men…
True
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Theater 100 final
What is the basic purpose of theatre d…
In ancient Greece, all of the actors w…
What is the initial framework for desi…
What fostered the first great phase of…
To transform something for it to be seen by a willing viewer
True
The play itself
development of European indoor stage
What is the basic purpose of theatre d…
To transform something for it to be seen by a willing viewer
In ancient Greece, all of the actors w…
True
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Theater 100 Exam #1
Origins of Theater
Theater has long been associated with...
Earliest evidence of "Theater" goes ba…
Africa
-It is as old as religion and humanity
-Ritual & Religion
African ritual and story telling
-Colorful costumes & masks... -Energetic dance and song... -Goal: t…
Origins of Theater
-It is as old as religion and humanity
Theater has long been associated with...
-Ritual & Religion
43 terms
Theater100 boucher
Leonardo Da Vinci
Machiavelli
Verisimilitude
Intermezzi
-Renaissance Man... -Anatomical drawings and scientific innovati…
"The Prince" became a controversial guide to ruling... --"The en…
The appearance of truth
Short, mythical plays
Leonardo Da Vinci
-Renaissance Man... -Anatomical drawings and scientific innovati…
Machiavelli
"The Prince" became a controversial guide to ruling... --"The en…
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Theater 100 final 1
1) What's the basic purpose of theatre…
In ancient Greece, all actors were men…
What's the initial framework for design?
What fostered the first great phase of…
To transform something so it may be seen, by a willing viewer…
True
The play itself
The development of European indoor stages which was just a fl…
1) What's the basic purpose of theatre…
To transform something so it may be seen, by a willing viewer…
In ancient Greece, all actors were men…
True
86 terms
Theater100 boucher
Renaissance
Leonardo Da Vinci
Machiavelli
Verisimilitude
-Early 14th Century... -Movement of thought, technology, and art
-Renaissance Man... -Anatomical drawings and scientific innovati…
"The Prince" became a controversial guide to ruling... --"The en…
The appearance of truth
Renaissance
-Early 14th Century... -Movement of thought, technology, and art
Leonardo Da Vinci
-Renaissance Man... -Anatomical drawings and scientific innovati…
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Theater 100 URI Final
What was the term used by ancient Gree…
Describe the work of the Directors of…
Carefully read the Photo Essay on Susa…
What are backers?
Didaskalos: meaning 'teacher'
The term anti-realism is used to describe any position involv…
No director-choreographer has captured turn-of-the-century Br…
A person who supports or aids a person, cause, or enterprise.…
What was the term used by ancient Gree…
Didaskalos: meaning 'teacher'
Describe the work of the Directors of…
The term anti-realism is used to describe any position involv…
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Dance 100 - Musical Theater
The concert dance show that had homose…
"Oklahoma!" ushered in the Golden Age…
Which choreographer was one of the fir…
Which of the following elements is com…
False
True
Bob Fosse
social dance forms
The concert dance show that had homose…
False
"Oklahoma!" ushered in the Golden Age…
True
58 terms
Theater 100 final
Proscenium arch
Perspective drawing/staging
Lazzi
English Restoration
italian renaissance, usually rectangular surrounding the stag…
creates illusion of depth
comic pieces used repeatedly by characters in italian commedi…
Charles II was invited by parliament to rule england
Proscenium arch
italian renaissance, usually rectangular surrounding the stag…
Perspective drawing/staging
creates illusion of depth
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Theater 100 Exam 1
Theatron
Audience
Crewing
House Managing
The original Greek Theater; from Greek for "Seeing place"
Those watching a theater performance
Those working backstage i.e. Lights, sound, music
The person in charge of the building the performance is in
Theatron
The original Greek Theater; from Greek for "Seeing place"
Audience
Those watching a theater performance
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Theater 100 exam 3
traditional tragedy
heroic tragedy
melodrama
bourgeois tragedy
tragic circumstances, acceptance of responsibility
good guy gets to life, get "happy" ending
focus on action not character, issues are black and white, al…
resemble life as we live it, situations people can recognize
traditional tragedy
tragic circumstances, acceptance of responsibility
heroic tragedy
good guy gets to life, get "happy" ending
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Theater 100 midterm
the TKTS booth located at Duffy Square
the definition of Theatran in Greek
the theater troop that Shakespeare was…
definition of theater as an occupation
a place to buy discounted tickets that are for sale a few hou…
"seeing place"
Lord Chamberlain's Men of London
the body of artistic work in which actors impersonate charact…
the TKTS booth located at Duffy Square
a place to buy discounted tickets that are for sale a few hou…
the definition of Theatran in Greek
"seeing place"
72 terms
theater 100 midterm
What is the TKTS booth?
Theatron
Shakespeare is a member of what troupe
Theater as an occupation
-Located in Duffy square NYC ... -sells discounted tickets a few…
Seeing place
Lord Chamberlain's Men of London
body of artistic work in which actors impersonate characters…
What is the TKTS booth?
-Located in Duffy square NYC ... -sells discounted tickets a few…
Theatron
Seeing place
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Theater 100 Final
Hrosvitha
mansion
plateu
mystery/cycle plays
earliest known female playwright, German benedictine nun, emu…
medieval - a scenic structure representing locale
medieval - central open space (very much like the presentatio…
medieval - religious dramas, based on episodes from the old a…
Hrosvitha
earliest known female playwright, German benedictine nun, emu…
mansion
medieval - a scenic structure representing locale
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Theater 100 Exam 1
theatrical realism
theatrical non-realism
regional theatres
observed theatre
selected details of everyday life in dialogue, setting, actin…
abstraction of scene, sound, and atmosphere.
permanent, professional, nonprofit theaters that offer a seas…
as audience members, we participate vicariously or empathetic…
theatrical realism
selected details of everyday life in dialogue, setting, actin…
theatrical non-realism
abstraction of scene, sound, and atmosphere.
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Theater 100 Midterm
What is the "TKTS" booth located at Du…
In Greek "theatron" means...
Shakespeare was a member of what theat…
Definition as theatre as an occupation
A place to buy discounted tickets that go on sale a few hours…
"seeing place"
Lord Chamberlain's Men of London
a body of artistic work in which actors impersonate character…
What is the "TKTS" booth located at Du…
A place to buy discounted tickets that go on sale a few hours…
In Greek "theatron" means...
"seeing place"
36 terms
Theater terms 100-end
Tableau
Tag
Take a call
Take a stage
Living picture
Line at climax
Bow before audience
Move into a stronger stage position
Tableau
Living picture
Tag
Line at climax
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Theater 100 test 1
Theater spaces
Important characteristics for theatric…
Basic elements of theater
Esthetic distance
Proscenium... Arena... Thrust... Flexible
Arrangement or configuration ... Degree of formality ... Size
What is performed ... The performance ... The audience... A performs…
Detached from the performance enough to view with objectivity
Theater spaces
Proscenium... Arena... Thrust... Flexible
Important characteristics for theatric…
Arrangement or configuration ... Degree of formality ... Size
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Theater 100 Test 2
Kabuki
What was the theme of Kabuki plays?
Onnagata
Why were women not allowed in Kabuki t…
Japanese traditional theater acts
Conflict between humanity and the feudal system (humanistic)
Men who played woman
Men couldn't control themselves
Kabuki
Japanese traditional theater acts
What was the theme of Kabuki plays?
Conflict between humanity and the feudal system (humanistic)
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Theater 100 quiz
rake
up stage
down stage
apron
a sloped stage angled so that the upstage is higher than the…
the part of the stage farthest fro the audience
part of the stage closest to the audience
the part of the stage located in front of the proscenium the…
rake
a sloped stage angled so that the upstage is higher than the…
up stage
the part of the stage farthest fro the audience
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theater 100 midterm
in western drama, why was a full lengt…
what are the 2 main genres of theater?
what are the characteristics of tragedy?
what are the characteristics of melodr…
represents the hours between lunch and dinner or dinner and b…
tragedy (drama) and comedy
a serious play that always ends in the death of one or more c…
a suspenseful plot oriented drama featuring all good heroes,…
in western drama, why was a full lengt…
represents the hours between lunch and dinner or dinner and b…
what are the 2 main genres of theater?
tragedy (drama) and comedy
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Theater 100 Exam 1
What is theatre?
Theatre does not equal
Theatre is
How is theatre different from literatu…
the enactment of a drama onstage before an audience
drama literature
live!
Each instant is a direct, immediate experience/it changes fro…
What is theatre?
the enactment of a drama onstage before an audience
Theatre does not equal
drama literature
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theater 100 midterm
a vista
traditional tradgy
irretrevability tradgy
modern tragedy
a scene that is already made
kings & queens, royality
cannot go back
late nineteenth century
a vista
a scene that is already made
traditional tradgy
kings & queens, royality
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theater 100: genres
tragedy 1
tragedy 2
tragedy 3
tragedy 4
the only genre dealt with in "the poetics"
the rise and fall of a tragic hero/heroine
modern vs. classical
reflection of social ideals/movements
tragedy 1
the only genre dealt with in "the poetics"
tragedy 2
the rise and fall of a tragic hero/heroine
53 terms
Theater 100 Final
Renaissance
Verisimilitude
Italian
Commedia Del'Arte
movement of thought, technology, and art
the appearance of truth
renaissance most noted for it's technological advancements
form of Italian theater based off stock characters
Renaissance
movement of thought, technology, and art
Verisimilitude
the appearance of truth
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Theater 100 Test 2
Jidai-mono
Jewa-mono
Banaraku
Formalized acting
historical drama; depicts historical facts or present dramati…
domestic drama; depict the life of the plebeian class. The ce…
puppet theater
most gestures (even trivial) are more like dancing than acting
Jidai-mono
historical drama; depicts historical facts or present dramati…
Jewa-mono
domestic drama; depict the life of the plebeian class. The ce…
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Theater 100 Midterm
super objective
objective
action
activity
the over arching character objective thought the entire play.
what a character wants from another character or from a parti…
what you do to get what your character wants (what you do to…
the physical things you do onstage.
super objective
the over arching character objective thought the entire play.
objective
what a character wants from another character or from a parti…
53 terms
Theater 100 Final Exam
Didosklos
Backers
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Core Concept
Term used for director by the greeks (means teacher)
A producing entity such as a corporation
Plays are not covered by copywrite ___ years after the direct…
The directors determination of the most important images, ide…
Didosklos
Term used for director by the greeks (means teacher)
Backers
A producing entity such as a corporation
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THEATER 100 Final
Renaissance
Science
Politics
Art and Theater
-A movement of thought, technology, and art that began in 14t…
Scientific inquiry in general flourished during the Renaissan…
Machiavelli: "The Prince" (political book) guide to ruling, a…
-Innovations lead to verisimilitude (appearance of truth- not…
Renaissance
-A movement of thought, technology, and art that began in 14t…
Science
Scientific inquiry in general flourished during the Renaissan…
105 terms
Theater 100 Final
2 to 3 hours
Documentary theater
Satire
Theasthai
How long a western "full length play" was
New form of comedy in late 20th century
Ancient form of drama, first seen in Greek theater. Making fu…
Root word for theater
2 to 3 hours
How long a western "full length play" was
Documentary theater
New form of comedy in late 20th century
122 terms
Theater 100 Midterm Vocabulary
Super-Objective (M)
Objective (M)
Action (M)
Activity (M)
The over arching objective throughout the entire play
What a character wants from another character or from a parti…
What you do to get what your character wants. Specifically, w…
the physical things you are doing on stage
Super-Objective (M)
The over arching objective throughout the entire play
Objective (M)
What a character wants from another character or from a parti…
54 terms
Theater100 final
The ancient greeks used the term ____…
What describes the work of antirealism…
Susan Strotum won a Tony Award for dir…
What are Backers?
Didaskalos
Originality, theatrically, style, theatrical excitement, and…
The Producers, Scottsboro Boys
Producers not in corporation, loose pertnerships
The ancient greeks used the term ____…
Didaskalos
What describes the work of antirealism…
Originality, theatrically, style, theatrical excitement, and…
17 terms
theater 100 midterm
In Greek, what does "Theatron" mean
Shakespeare was a member of what theat…
Define theater as an occupation
9 crafts that make up theater
seeing place
lord chamberlains men of london (the kings men)
body of artistic work where actors impersonate characters in…
producing, directing, acting, designing, building, crewing, t…
In Greek, what does "Theatron" mean
seeing place
Shakespeare was a member of what theat…
lord chamberlains men of london (the kings men)
61 terms
Theater 100: Exam 3
Beijing Opera
Bunraku
Kathakali
Shadow Puppet
1800 - Present... Also known as Peking Opera... Audience sits at ta…
Early 17th Century... Puppet theater... Musicians & Chanter tell th…
Violence represented by dance... Night by torchlight
Uses flat puppets made of leather... Used to show patterns of li…
Beijing Opera
1800 - Present... Also known as Peking Opera... Audience sits at ta…
Bunraku
Early 17th Century... Puppet theater... Musicians & Chanter tell th…
20 terms
Theater 100 Final
What are Aristotles 6 parts of a play
the ordering of incidents in a play is…
the "denouement" of a story is
the central figure in the main action is
plot, character, music, spectacle, idea, language
plot
the point when complication is resolved
protagonist
What are Aristotles 6 parts of a play
plot, character, music, spectacle, idea, language
the ordering of incidents in a play is…
plot
45 terms
Theater 100 Final
What was the term used by ancient gree…
What describes the work of the directo…
What are backers?
What plays are not covered by copyrigh…
Didaskalos - meaning "teacher"
originality, syle, and theatricality; ignore making something…
producers that are not a corporation; any loose partnership p…
american copyright law currently covers an authors work until…
What was the term used by ancient gree…
Didaskalos - meaning "teacher"
What describes the work of the directo…
originality, syle, and theatricality; ignore making something…
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