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18 terms
Theater 210
Symbols
The four elements of design
Primary Colors
Secondary Colors
Like an archetype. The first thing that comes to mind ie when…
Line... Color... Texture... Scale
Red, Yellow, Blue
Orange, Green, Purple
Symbols
Like an archetype. The first thing that comes to mind ie when…
The four elements of design
Line... Color... Texture... Scale
11 terms
Theater 210
Action
conflict
stasis
the steps
occurs when something happens to make or permit something ELS…
-drama is ... -
a condition of balance among various objects ... - no movement…
-stasis... -intrusion ... -the battle for new stasis initiated by i…
Action
occurs when something happens to make or permit something ELS…
conflict
-drama is ... -
131 terms
Theater 210
Aesthetics
Role of The Shaman
Joseph Campbell
3 types of rituals
history of art, changes with taste, to feel or perceive
shaman/priest are intermediary to gods... translators b/w 1 worl…
Function of Comedy: trickster character (common to all cultur…
◦ pleasure: food, shelter, sex... ◦ power: conquer, consume... ◦ du…
Aesthetics
history of art, changes with taste, to feel or perceive
Role of The Shaman
shaman/priest are intermediary to gods... translators b/w 1 worl…
13 terms
Theater 210
Action
Conflict
Obstacle
Intrusion
Occurs when something happens that makes or permits something…
What someone wants and what hinders them from the want.
Any resistance to what one wants
A pushing, thrusting, or forcing in.... Disrupts status quo.
Action
Occurs when something happens that makes or permits something…
Conflict
What someone wants and what hinders them from the want.
72 terms
Theater 210
Thom Pain (Based on Nothing)
The Aliens
The Lonesome West
You Got Older
Will Eno
Annie Baker
Martin Mcdonagh
Clare Barron
Thom Pain (Based on Nothing)
Will Eno
The Aliens
Annie Baker
106 terms
Theater 210 Final
The Importance of Being Earnest
Los Vendidos
The Laramie Project
Sarah Kane
3 Acts, Jack and Gwendolyn eventually get married after it is…
Honest Sancho owns a store that sells workers, Secretary is c…
site of brutal murder of Matthew Shepard, on 10/6/98, his kil…
English playwright who wrote plays about sex, desire, and pai…
The Importance of Being Earnest
3 Acts, Jack and Gwendolyn eventually get married after it is…
Los Vendidos
Honest Sancho owns a store that sells workers, Secretary is c…
88 terms
Valle Theater 210 Final
1)elevation ... 2)renderings ... 3) the whit…
Poetic Justice
Positivism
Realism
The five aspects of scenography?
The idea that virtuous and evil actions are ultimately dealt…
a philosophical system that holds that every rationally justi…
A 19th century artistic movement in which writers and painter…
1)elevation ... 2)renderings ... 3) the whit…
The five aspects of scenography?
Poetic Justice
The idea that virtuous and evil actions are ultimately dealt…
23 terms
theater 210 vocab
hamartia
peripetia
anagnorisis
passion plays
tragic mistake
reversal of fortune
when a character realizes what they did (ignorance--> knowled…
dramatic religious/historical event
hamartia
tragic mistake
peripetia
reversal of fortune
46 terms
Theater 210 Study Guide
Theatrical Conventions
Postmodernism
Globalization
Multiculturalism
The theater's own rules, codes of conduct, and understood com…
No single definition; poses a world of contradiction and inst…
"The global village." The idea that traditional and less mode…
Calls for the respect for neighboring cultures living under t…
Theatrical Conventions
The theater's own rules, codes of conduct, and understood com…
Postmodernism
No single definition; poses a world of contradiction and inst…
67 terms
Theater 210 Mid Term
Aesthetics
Greek Aesthetics
Modern Aesthetics
Definition of Theater
To Perceive, To Feel
Valued Symmetry and Order
Value Chaos and Asymmetry
When someone intentionally "Acts" and another person watches.…
Aesthetics
To Perceive, To Feel
Greek Aesthetics
Valued Symmetry and Order
120 terms
Theater 210 Final
Charles I
Charles II
Interregnum
Oliver Cromwell
-French Catholic... -rids of parliament... -supported by royalists…
comes to power when there is plague. --opens theaters of lond…
parliament takes over theater, theater was a threat to power…
takes control of France... -Cromwell is poisoned, royalists asse…
Charles I
-French Catholic... -rids of parliament... -supported by royalists…
Charles II
comes to power when there is plague. --opens theaters of lond…
111 terms
****ING Theater 210 Finals
colorblind vs whitewash
black face
the Great White Way
Vaudeville
The dominance of white actors in hollywood, casting practice…
the makeup used by nonblack performer playing a black role. u…
another name for broadway, lit up so people wouldn't get robb…
picture of several types of "acts" Freaks, Houdini, Circus
colorblind vs whitewash
The dominance of white actors in hollywood, casting practice…
black face
the makeup used by nonblack performer playing a black role. u…
113 terms
Theater 210 Midterm
Sam Shepard structures True West in Ho…
Who is Raynell?... A. Troy and Roses Daug…
A system of techniques whose meaning i…
Three common conventions:
2
C
Conventions
Language ... Character types... Styles of movement
Sam Shepard structures True West in Ho…
2
Who is Raynell?... A. Troy and Roses Daug…
C
96 terms
Theater 210 midterm
Aesthetics
Role of The Shaman
Joseph Campbell
3 Types of Ritual
Defined as "a set of principles underlying and guiding the wo…
Original "actors" in oral storytelling. Thought to have a con…
Argues that there are 3 distinct types of rituals
Pleasure (food, shelter, sex), Power (conquer, consume), and…
Aesthetics
Defined as "a set of principles underlying and guiding the wo…
Role of The Shaman
Original "actors" in oral storytelling. Thought to have a con…
Theater 210 Midterm
Lysistrata... -characters... -who's related…
Big Love... -characters... -who's related to…
The Tragedy of King Lear... -characters... -…
Aesthetics: Greek versus Modern
Acts: 3 ... Set: Athens ... Lysistrata - Athenian (Critical of corr…
Lydia/Nikos- "normal couple"... Thyrona/Constantine-"extremes of…
Acts: 5 acts ... Characters: King Lear, his 3 daughters, their h…
The history of art. " to perceive , to feel". applies to musi…
Lysistrata... -characters... -who's related…
Acts: 3 ... Set: Athens ... Lysistrata - Athenian (Critical of corr…
Big Love... -characters... -who's related to…
Lydia/Nikos- "normal couple"... Thyrona/Constantine-"extremes of…
17 terms
Thea 210 Theater Basics
Play
Script
Breaking down the script
Act
A dramatic composition or piece; a dramatic performance, as o…
The manuscript or one of various copies of the written text o…
Name of the play, characters, setting, stage directions, act/…
Unit of dividing a play defined by the rise and resolution of…
Play
A dramatic composition or piece; a dramatic performance, as o…
Script
The manuscript or one of various copies of the written text o…
60 terms
theater 210 final
social functions of theater
professional theater
commercial theater
nonprofit theater
religion, socialization, politics, subversion, coercion, empo…
created by individuals who make a living in theater
meant to earn a profit
may be professional but not commercial
social functions of theater
religion, socialization, politics, subversion, coercion, empo…
professional theater
created by individuals who make a living in theater
131 terms
Theater 210 Midterm
Lysistrata
Big Love
The Tragedy of King Lear
Greek vs. Modern Aesthetics
...
...
...
...
Lysistrata
...
Big Love
...
17 terms
Theater 210 Exam 2
Costumer
Greek comedy
riots
paratragedy
Person who designs costumes ... Does research ... Uses the input of…
mean spirited
comos
...
Costumer
Person who designs costumes ... Does research ... Uses the input of…
Greek comedy
mean spirited
Theater 210 Midterm
Big Love... -characters... -who's related to…
Aesthetics: Greek versus Modern
First Actors
Goal of Art
Lydia/Nikos- "normal couple"... Thyrona/Constantine-"extremes of…
Greeks embrace the aesthetics of symmetry and order. Modern e…
oral storytelling in preliterate cultures done by religious f…
Intentionally transport the audience
Big Love... -characters... -who's related to…
Lydia/Nikos- "normal couple"... Thyrona/Constantine-"extremes of…
Aesthetics: Greek versus Modern
Greeks embrace the aesthetics of symmetry and order. Modern e…
108 terms
Theater 210 Midterm
Theatrical Conventions/Types
Types-Examples of Conventions
Conventional vs. Unconventional
Sleep No More
A system of techniques whose meaning is agreed upon by audien…
-conventions of language (certain context, diction)... -styles o…
-Conventional: based on what is generally done or believed... -U…
Macbeth play where people walk around freely to each scene an…
Theatrical Conventions/Types
A system of techniques whose meaning is agreed upon by audien…
Types-Examples of Conventions
-conventions of language (certain context, diction)... -styles o…
17 terms
Theater 210 Final
Proscenium
Arena
Thrust
Enviormental
features arch through which audience sees the action. Think o…
full round or three quarter round stages. Opposite extreme of…
same stage/ audience relationship as the Classical and Elizab…
eliminate separation of stage and audience. audience most be…
Proscenium
features arch through which audience sees the action. Think o…
Arena
full round or three quarter round stages. Opposite extreme of…
83 terms
Theater 210 Final
Charles I
Charles II
Interregnum
Oliver Cromwell
Marries Catholic Henriette Maria which was not allowed; takes…
Restored to crown in 1660, stresses culture, discovery and tr…
1649- 1660 when Parliament takes over (Cromwell takes control)
in control of crown during Interregnum, targeted religious hy…
Charles I
Marries Catholic Henriette Maria which was not allowed; takes…
Charles II
Restored to crown in 1660, stresses culture, discovery and tr…
106 terms
Theater 210 Final
Colorblind vs. Whitewash
Why do we stereotype?
Blackface
The Great White Way
Colorblind: assigning a role without considering ethnicity ... W…
Brain trying to detect danger--we categorize to avoid danger
First original form of entertainment from the US... -paintface (…
Broadway, has to do with all the streetlights since the surro…
Colorblind vs. Whitewash
Colorblind: assigning a role without considering ethnicity ... W…
Why do we stereotype?
Brain trying to detect danger--we categorize to avoid danger
40 terms
Theater 210 final
Oleanna: the absurdist vision creates…
Oleanna: The ringing telephone, the ho…
Oleanna: Absurdism uses an action base…
Oleanna: Carol's complaint against Joh…
False
False
False
True
Oleanna: the absurdist vision creates…
False
Oleanna: The ringing telephone, the ho…
False
65 terms
Theater 210 - Sitko - Final
Apron
Booth
Fly Space
Rigging
Front of stage
Control Booth - where things are managed from
Tall space that allows for sets to fly up
rope that holds things together
Apron
Front of stage
Booth
Control Booth - where things are managed from
114 terms
Theater 210 Midterm - Sitko
The most important aspects of a play
stage directions
In the round
3/4 thrust
1. Time... 2. Actors... 3. Audience
Actors Point of view looking at audience... - upstage = away fro…
single stage in the middle of a room, audience on all sides -…
Stage with a runway jutting out of it. Looks like a "T"... Audie…
The most important aspects of a play
1. Time... 2. Actors... 3. Audience
stage directions
Actors Point of view looking at audience... - upstage = away fro…
31 terms
Theater 210 Final - The Maids
(1st Line)
Farewell to parties and dances and the…
Put the tea down. I'm going to bed. It…
Eh? Madame? [Claire is silent] What do…
The tea is ready.
Monsieur is losing his self-control. He must pull himself tog…
It was Madame...[Stops suddenly]
[Slowly and as if in spite of herself] When Madame rang up.
(1st Line)
The tea is ready.
Farewell to parties and dances and the…
Monsieur is losing his self-control. He must pull himself tog…
96 terms
Theater History Fall Midterm
New Comedy
New Comedy Costumes
Old Comedy Costumes
Old Comedy
Early 300's-200's. Main body of work from Menander. Everythin…
Masks- Return to normal/realistic size and color. Chorus will…
Masks- A lot of animals/creatures, Gods, Highly colored, gros…
461 BCE @ Great Dionysia. 400's forward. Deals with politics,…
New Comedy
Early 300's-200's. Main body of work from Menander. Everythin…
New Comedy Costumes
Masks- Return to normal/realistic size and color. Chorus will…
28 terms
Fall Theater Terms
Beat
Cold reading
Cross
Focus
Small section of a scene divided where a shift in emotion or…
Auditioning with a script that you have not had the opportuni…
To move from one place onstage to another
The intended point of interest onstage
Beat
Small section of a scene divided where a shift in emotion or…
Cold reading
Auditioning with a script that you have not had the opportuni…
54 terms
Theater Arts Fall Semester Review
audience etiquette
curtain call
script
house
the proper way to act in a performance
the appearance of a plays cast and crew at the end of he play
the written text of a play
the place where the audience sits
audience etiquette
the proper way to act in a performance
curtain call
the appearance of a plays cast and crew at the end of he play
14 terms
Quiz #3 Theater Fall15
Renaissance period
perspective
genre
style
"re-birth" of Greek and Roman culture-focused on perspective…
creates the illusion of distance and 3 dimensions
WHAT type of play--for example: comedy or tragedy
HOW a play is performed--for example: romanticism, expression…
Renaissance period
"re-birth" of Greek and Roman culture-focused on perspective…
perspective
creates the illusion of distance and 3 dimensions
73 terms
Theater Fall2016
Costume
Costume designer
Union separation
Fashion-social specific pieces-jobs/ p…
What gives our first impression of an actor
Which designer works the closest would be after
How do use costumes to demonstrate the relationship between c…
How do we use costumes to specify character social and profes…
Costume
What gives our first impression of an actor
Costume designer
Which designer works the closest would be after
24 terms
Cal Poly Theater 210 Censorship
Sarah Kane
Ekkyklema
Ob skene
Lysisrata
Representation of filth was front page
platform stage
Off stage
first play to be completely censored
Sarah Kane
Representation of filth was front page
Ekkyklema
platform stage
49 terms
Theater Fall Final
audible
circumflex
diaphragm
inflection
able to be heard
rising and falling inflections
muscle that pushes air thru lungs
placement of emphasis
audible
able to be heard
circumflex
rising and falling inflections
30 terms
Tech Theater Fall 2016 List #4 Lighting
Color
Concept
Cue
Cyclorama
A term applied to all light waves in the visible spectrum. We…
Elements and principles can be selected to support the intend…
A call to action.
Any arangment of cloth or other material that curves around,o…
Color
A term applied to all light waves in the visible spectrum. We…
Concept
Elements and principles can be selected to support the intend…
22 terms
Theater 210 unit 3 quiz
Objective
A need causes
Obstacle
Super objective
The goal a character pursues through action to satisfy a need
An action directed toward and objective
What stands in the way of the objective, usually more than on…
Broad, overall objective for the character that carries throu…
Objective
The goal a character pursues through action to satisfy a need
A need causes
An action directed toward and objective
12 terms
Fall Theater Lines
M- Looking for us?
B- Where have you been?
B- There! It's Harnel.
M- You mean this isn't part of the...?
/
We were having a taco, whats the problem?
/
/
M- Looking for us?
/
B- Where have you been?
We were having a taco, whats the problem?
24 terms
Tech Theater Fall Final
how should you coil extension cords
what are the 3 main conventional fixtu…
what the full name for source 4 ers
what's the full name for source 4 par
under over or figure 8
Altman fresnel... source 4 ers... source 4 par
ellipsoidal reflector spotlight
parabolic aluminized reflector
how should you coil extension cords
under over or figure 8
what are the 3 main conventional fixtu…
Altman fresnel... source 4 ers... source 4 par
146 terms
Theater 210 Midterm Valle Cal Poly
Lysistrata... -characters... -who's related…
Big Love... -characters... -who's related to…
The Tragedy of King Lear... -characters... -…
Aesthetics: Greek versus Modern
Acts: 3 ... Set: Athens ... Lysistrata - Athenian (Critical of corr…
Lydia/Nikos- "normal couple"... Thyrona/Constantine-"extremes of…
Acts: 5 acts ... Characters: King Lear, his 3 daughters, their h…
The history of art. " to perceive , to feel". applies to musi…
Lysistrata... -characters... -who's related…
Acts: 3 ... Set: Athens ... Lysistrata - Athenian (Critical of corr…
Big Love... -characters... -who's related to…
Lydia/Nikos- "normal couple"... Thyrona/Constantine-"extremes of…
78 terms
Theater 210 - Sitko - CPSLO Midterm
The most important aspects of a play
Stage directions
Parade Stage
In the round
1. Time... 2. Actors... 3. Audience
Actors Point of view looking at audience (Plan view)... - North…
One stage cut in half by curtain - audiences on both sides
single stage in the middle of a room, audience on all sides.…
The most important aspects of a play
1. Time... 2. Actors... 3. Audience
Stage directions
Actors Point of view looking at audience (Plan view)... - North…
7 terms
theater 210 test 3 (conti)
Live (2 parts)
Ephermal
Collaborative
Synthesis of many arts
1. Actor taking risks unstage... 2. Audience response & invisibl…
In the moment, cant be replicated
Creative & managers/staff
Sculpture, design, music, language, dance, etc.
Live (2 parts)
1. Actor taking risks unstage... 2. Audience response & invisibl…
Ephermal
In the moment, cant be replicated
67 terms
Theater Exam 2- GTHEA 210
Broadway needs what:
Broadway Box
Tony Award
High commercial value
1. Broadway Box... 2. Manhattan City... 3. 500 or more seats... 4. Ton…
In Manhattan City limits, specific neighborhood in Manhattan…
First year on Broadway play is eligible, most highest award i…
Play needs to make money, need plays that interest people, fe…
Broadway needs what:
1. Broadway Box... 2. Manhattan City... 3. 500 or more seats... 4. Ton…
Broadway Box
In Manhattan City limits, specific neighborhood in Manhattan…
27 terms
Thea 210 Dramaturgy and Shakespearean theater
Dramaturge
What a Dramaturge does:
What a Dramaturge Deals with
Dramaturgical Documentation should inc…
A person within a theater company that deals mainly with rese…
most often works on the historical or cultural research for a…
Physical, social, political, and Economic status of the world…
physical location info, social and political info, economic i…
Dramaturge
A person within a theater company that deals mainly with rese…
What a Dramaturge does:
most often works on the historical or cultural research for a…
11 terms
Theater 210, Anti-realism, Machinal
Who was Paul Fort
What was Ubu Roi
What is France's Avant-Garde movement
Who was Alfred Jarry
Established the first Symbolist theatre in 1890.
Meant "King Ubu," by Alfred Jarry in Paris, 1896. Audience wa…
Name refers to the vanguard in the army, the first wave to hi…
Kicked off the Avant-Garde movement in france with his play U…
Who was Paul Fort
Established the first Symbolist theatre in 1890.
What was Ubu Roi
Meant "King Ubu," by Alfred Jarry in Paris, 1896. Audience wa…
78 terms
ACT 210 Fall 2015
Basic Accounting Equation
Assets
Equipment, buildings, land, cash: exam…
Liabilities
Assets (A) = Liabilities (L) + Stockholder's Equity (SE)
A resource with economic value that an individual, corporatio…
Assets
A company's legal debts or obligations that arise during the…
Basic Accounting Equation
Assets (A) = Liabilities (L) + Stockholder's Equity (SE)
Assets
A resource with economic value that an individual, corporatio…
70 terms
Theater 101 Midterm Fall 2012
Thrust Stage
Proscenium
Arena
Found Space
Room for certain amount of scenery. Most widely used over tim…
From proscenium arch, the frame surrounding the space in whic…
Circle of people watching performance. Simple set, one scene.…
A theater that as not designated as a theater space
Thrust Stage
Room for certain amount of scenery. Most widely used over tim…
Proscenium
From proscenium arch, the frame surrounding the space in whic…
129 terms
TH210 Fall Midterm
In Big Love, the actress who plays Bel…
Where is The Flick set in?
The Flick character: 35 y/o, longterm…
The Flick character: 20 y/o, new hire,…
Eleanor
Worchester, Massachusetts
Sam
Avery
In Big Love, the actress who plays Bel…
Eleanor
Where is The Flick set in?
Worchester, Massachusetts
10 terms
BADM 210 Fall 2016
How do we summarize qualitative raw da…
How do we summarize raw quantitative d…
What type of data are pie charts used…
What type of data are frequency polygo…
Frequency table and bar chart
Frequency distribution and histogram
Qualitative
Quantitative
How do we summarize qualitative raw da…
Frequency table and bar chart
How do we summarize raw quantitative d…
Frequency distribution and histogram
471 terms
BIO 210 Midterm Lab Practical Review (Fall 2016)
abdominal
antebrachial
antebrachial
axillary
Identify the body region.
Identify the body region.
Identify the body region.
Identify the body region.
abdominal
Identify the body region.
antebrachial
Identify the body region.
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