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8 terms
Theater arts
Monologue
Articulation/Diction
Projection
Posture
A short performance by one actor.
Speaking clearly, emphasizing all the vowels and including al…
Speaking loudly by using breath support and focal point.
Tall rib cage, relaxed shoulders, body symmetrical.
Monologue
A short performance by one actor.
Articulation/Diction
Speaking clearly, emphasizing all the vowels and including al…
31 terms
Theater Arts
Vowel
quality
scoring
relaxation
these sounds have more carrying power if ur throats is relaxed
the voice characteristic marks the individual sound of a part…
process of marking a reading script for pauses
exercise opens throat,lower jaw, and flexes tounge
Vowel
these sounds have more carrying power if ur throats is relaxed
quality
the voice characteristic marks the individual sound of a part…
18 terms
Theater Arts
Setting
Collaboration
Resolution
Stage Business
The where and when for a scene or play
The ability to work together and creat Theatre using the abil…
The solution for a conflict or problem in the plot of a story…
Actions performed by an actor to add details and believabilit…
Setting
The where and when for a scene or play
Collaboration
The ability to work together and creat Theatre using the abil…
Theater Arts
proscenium
batten
cyclorama
apron
the frame that surrounds the front of the stage
the pipes used to hang curtains on the stage
the curtain used to represent the daytime sky
what is the area called directly in front of the main curtain…
proscenium
the frame that surrounds the front of the stage
batten
the pipes used to hang curtains on the stage
33 terms
Theater and Arts
fourth wall
illusion of the first time
script
side
the invisible wall that separates the actors and audience
an actors tool to make everything new and fresh
the text the director gives the actor to work from
a portion of the script-usually used for auditions or when th…
fourth wall
the invisible wall that separates the actors and audience
illusion of the first time
an actors tool to make everything new and fresh
Theater Arts
Quality
Scoring
Vowel
Relaxation
This voice characteristic marks the individual sound of a par…
Process of marking a reading script for pauses, pitch level ,…
These sound have more carrying power if your throat is relaxed
This type of exercise open the throat , lower jaw and flexes…
Quality
This voice characteristic marks the individual sound of a par…
Scoring
Process of marking a reading script for pauses, pitch level ,…
Theater Arts
Gilbert and Sullivan
Jerome Kern
George Gershwin
Irving Berlin
The Mikado, HMS Pinafore, The Pirates of Penzance
Showboat
Of Thee I Sing
Annie get your Gun
Gilbert and Sullivan
The Mikado, HMS Pinafore, The Pirates of Penzance
Jerome Kern
Showboat
Theater Arts
The Great Greek Sentance
Greek Theater Structure
Exit
Entrance
In 534 BC, Thespis stepped out of the dithyrambic chorus in t…
Round stage with seats in front of the stage
Exsdos
Paradose
The Great Greek Sentance
In 534 BC, Thespis stepped out of the dithyrambic chorus in t…
Greek Theater Structure
Round stage with seats in front of the stage
Theater Arts
Quality
Resonance
Nasality
Pitch
The sound of a particular voice
The vibrant tone produced when sound waves strike the chamber…
The sound produced through nasal passages, leaving the voice…
The relative highness or lowness of the voice
Quality
The sound of a particular voice
Resonance
The vibrant tone produced when sound waves strike the chamber…
Theater Arts
Angel
Annie Oakley
Cattle Call
Cough and Spit
An investor in a show
A pass or a free ticket to a performance. The term comes from…
An open audition
A brief part
Angel
An investor in a show
Annie Oakley
A pass or a free ticket to a performance. The term comes from…
19 terms
Theater arts
Accessories
Altering
Building
Color coding
Extra items, such as canes, parasols, jewelry, wigs, etc. tha…
Changing the size of a costume to fit an actor
Theatre term for creating a costume( sewing putting together,…
Matching characters by costume color or pattern- can show rel…
Accessories
Extra items, such as canes, parasols, jewelry, wigs, etc. tha…
Altering
Changing the size of a costume to fit an actor
theater arts
Scenic Designer
scenery
flat
box set
the person who designs the set
the set
a wooden frame covered with cloth used as a basic unit of str…
a two wall or three wall set representing an interior of a room
Scenic Designer
the person who designs the set
scenery
the set
Theater Arts
Non verbal communication
Body Language
Hand Gestures
Facial Expressions
communicating without speaking
Posture, expressing yourself with your stance
sign language
communicating with the look on your face
Non verbal communication
communicating without speaking
Body Language
Posture, expressing yourself with your stance
15 terms
Theater arts
Center
Downstage
Upstage
Stage Left:
​The area that is the exact center of the stage from all poin…
​The area of the stage that is closest to the audience.
​The area of the stage that is furthest from the audience.
​The side of the stage from the actor's view. It is the actor…
Center
​The area that is the exact center of the stage from all poin…
Downstage
​The area of the stage that is closest to the audience.
15 terms
Theater arts
Characterization
Monologue
First person
Artistic selectivity
Developing and portraying a personality through action, dialo…
A long speech spoken by one character, revealing personal tho…
Writing or speaking as if you are the person to whom the stor…
Determining the really important aspects of a character
Characterization
Developing and portraying a personality through action, dialo…
Monologue
A long speech spoken by one character, revealing personal tho…
30 terms
Theater arts
Artistic failure
Break a leg
Centering
Dramatic personae
A production that receives good reviews, yet has little comme…
Superstitious traditional greeting given to an actor just bef…
An actors term for concentrating, focusing on the work at han…
The cast of characters in a play, sometimes may include the a…
Artistic failure
A production that receives good reviews, yet has little comme…
Break a leg
Superstitious traditional greeting given to an actor just bef…
theater arts
Geocentric theory
Scientific revolution
Heliocentric theory
Copernicus
earth is the centered view of the universe
new way of thinking about the natural world
the idea that the earth and the other planets revolve around…
polish astronomer, sun centered
Geocentric theory
earth is the centered view of the universe
Scientific revolution
new way of thinking about the natural world
66 terms
theater arts
actor
antagonist
backdrop
blocking
a person who acts in stage plays, motion pictures, television…
a person who is opposed to, struggles against, or competes wi…
Also called, especially British, back-cloth. Theater. the rea…
a number of small pieces of wood for filling interstices, or…
actor
a person who acts in stage plays, motion pictures, television…
antagonist
a person who is opposed to, struggles against, or competes wi…
16 terms
Theater arts
Pointing lines
Principles
Foil
Holding for laughs
Emphasizing lines
The main character in a play or the named characters in a mus…
An acting role that is used for personality comparison usuall…
Waiting for the audience to quiet down after a funny line or…
Pointing lines
Emphasizing lines
Principles
The main character in a play or the named characters in a mus…
52 terms
THEATER ARTS
theatre
theatre
drama
drama
word comes from the Greek "theatron" or "seeing place"
a place where something is seen
comes from the Greek "dran", which means "to do"
something done, an action
theatre
word comes from the Greek "theatron" or "seeing place"
theatre
a place where something is seen
145 terms
Theater Arts
Mechane
Parados
Ekkyklema
Greek genres
Greek Theatre; Lift to enact flying scenes for gods.
Greek Theatre; Entrances
Greek Theatre; Platform on wheels to bring the characters on…
Tragedy and comedy (No Mixing)
Mechane
Greek Theatre; Lift to enact flying scenes for gods.
Parados
Greek Theatre; Entrances
Theater Arts
Proscenium Arch
Thrust Stage
End On Stage
Theatre in the round
Stage within an enclosing arch
Audience seated on three sides of the acting area
Audience seated at one end - acting area at the other End On…
Audience seated all around the acting area
Proscenium Arch
Stage within an enclosing arch
Thrust Stage
Audience seated on three sides of the acting area
Theater Arts
Mood
Tempo
Expression
Dialect
The Enotines and feelings express
How fast or slow the pace of the scene/play
Putting yourself into the character vocally and physically
Accent of a specific
Mood
The Enotines and feelings express
Tempo
How fast or slow the pace of the scene/play
43 terms
theater arts
dionysus
greek chorus
greek costume
orkestra
greek god of wine and fertility
a group of performers in a greek theater who functioned as a…
masks, togas, and boots
circular area known as the dancing space, the asltar was in t…
dionysus
greek god of wine and fertility
greek chorus
a group of performers in a greek theater who functioned as a…
15 terms
Theater arts
Theater arts
Drama
Script
Characters
The term used to cover all parts of training or instruction i…
A story written to be played out on the stage
A written copy of the dialogue that the actors will speak
The personality an actor portrays In a scence or play that is…
Theater arts
The term used to cover all parts of training or instruction i…
Drama
A story written to be played out on the stage
6 terms
Theater Arts
Performance
People of the Southwest
Hopi performance
Performance and Human Behavior
Impulse to perform among native people
Hopi
dances and use of Kachinas (handmade doll)
Adapt to changes in our circumstances, Transform ourselves or…
Performance
Impulse to perform among native people
People of the Southwest
Hopi
Theater Arts
First Line
Second Line
Third Line
Fourth Line
Where no delight shall meet thy soul
A shadow among shadows
Dost cast away my words with scorn
We are dooms witnesses to thee
First Line
Where no delight shall meet thy soul
Second Line
A shadow among shadows
21 terms
Theater arts
Observation
Internal Traits
External traits
Blocking
Recognizing a fact or event.
Characteristics that make up personality.
Characteristics that make up physical appearance.
The directors planned movements for the characters.
Observation
Recognizing a fact or event.
Internal Traits
Characteristics that make up personality.
35 terms
Theater arts
Diction
Empathy
Fly space
Gesture
The word choices made by the playwright and the enunciation o…
The act of an audiences identifying with the characters Ina p…
The area above the stage, hidden from the audience by a borde…
Any movement of shoulder, are, hand, leg, foot of head by an…
Diction
The word choices made by the playwright and the enunciation o…
Empathy
The act of an audiences identifying with the characters Ina p…
theater arts
Articulation
Master Gesture
Contour
Highlight
the way you emphasize your words
a character gesture
shadows on the face
lighter colors on the face
Articulation
the way you emphasize your words
Master Gesture
a character gesture
25 terms
Theater Arts
Arena stage
Box set
Proscenium stage
Thrust stage
...
...
...
...
Arena stage
...
Box set
...
46 terms
theater arts
ancient greece
destinies
Dionysus
wine and fertility
Theater in the western world can be traced back to what?
Greek drama emphasized the attempts of human characters to co…
Greek drama was presented exclusively at festivals honoring w…
Dionysus was the god of .......... his blessing was sought to…
ancient greece
Theater in the western world can be traced back to what?
destinies
Greek drama emphasized the attempts of human characters to co…
10 terms
Theater Arts
Medieval Period
Liturgical Drama
Secular
Mystery plays
400 AD-1400 AD had religious drama
Religious drama, miracle play
Non religious,
A drama that explores the known biblical stories
Medieval Period
400 AD-1400 AD had religious drama
Liturgical Drama
Religious drama, miracle play
15 terms
Theater arts
Personal resources
Aesthetic perception
Dramatic play
Concentration
Techniques and skills that we use to express ourselves emotio…
Insight into our world of images, sound, color, patterns, for…
Children's creation of senses when they play pretend
The ability to focus and pay close attention
Personal resources
Techniques and skills that we use to express ourselves emotio…
Aesthetic perception
Insight into our world of images, sound, color, patterns, for…
Theater Arts
Pantomime
Nonverbal Communication
Cross
Gestures
the art of expressing without words
communicating without words, using facial expressions, gestur…
to move from one position to another onstage
a movement of any part of the body to help express an idea
Pantomime
the art of expressing without words
Nonverbal Communication
communicating without words, using facial expressions, gestur…
Theater arts
Theater arts
Theater arts
Improvisation
Theater
A moving art, such as acting or drama
Collaborative form of fine art
Portrayal of character without preparation or rehearsal
Place for seeing, where playwrights write scripts, where dire…
Theater arts
A moving art, such as acting or drama
Theater arts
Collaborative form of fine art
17 terms
Theater Arts
Opera
Operette
Comic Opera
Musical Revue
A form of musical theater in which all conversations are using
A form of musical theater in which the music is lighter than…
A humorous and satirical operette
A production consisting of a series of independent song-and-d…
Opera
A form of musical theater in which all conversations are using
Operette
A form of musical theater in which the music is lighter than…
Theater Arts
Pantomime
Nonverbal Communication
Cross
Gesture
The art of expressing without words
Communication without words, using facial expressions, gestur…
To move from one position to another onstage
A move money of any part of the body to help express an idea
Pantomime
The art of expressing without words
Nonverbal Communication
Communication without words, using facial expressions, gestur…
Theater Arts
Ad-Lib
At rise
Back or backstage
Bit part
To improve stage business or conversation.
Who and what are onstage when the curtain opens.
The area behind the set or that part of the stage that is not…
An acting role with very few lines.
Ad-Lib
To improve stage business or conversation.
At rise
Who and what are onstage when the curtain opens.
Theater arts
Black box
Proscenium stage
Articulators
Center stage
A room painted entirely black.
A stage with a frame.
Teeth, younger, lips.
The middle of the stage
Black box
A room painted entirely black.
Proscenium stage
A stage with a frame.
Theater arts
Drama
Empathy
Conflict
Proscenium stage
To act or to do
Emotional identification with someone outside oneself
Struggle between opposing forces
Theatre separated from the audience by an arch
Drama
To act or to do
Empathy
Emotional identification with someone outside oneself
18 terms
Theater Arts
Grand Drape
Traveler
Teaser
Drop
The main curtain that seperates the stage from the house
Any drapery that moves or opens horizontally
A horizontal drape that hides the lighting and battens
A flat piece of fabric, generally painted , that creates the…
Grand Drape
The main curtain that seperates the stage from the house
Traveler
Any drapery that moves or opens horizontally
Theater arts
Quality
Resonance
Nasality
Pitch
The sound of a particular voice
The vibrant tone produced when sound waves strike the chamber…
The sound produced through nasal passages leaving the voice f…
The relative highness or lowness of the voice
Quality
The sound of a particular voice
Resonance
The vibrant tone produced when sound waves strike the chamber…
30 terms
Theater Arts
Mind
Body
Imagination
Articulation
Thinker.
To act out a scene movements.
A tool used to piece together creative things in your mind.
How you speak your words in a distinctly and clear manner.
Mind
Thinker.
Body
To act out a scene movements.
20 terms
Theater Arts
Aesthetics
Commercial theatre
Experimental plays
Historical theatre
Expression of beauty
Entertaining and profitable well known productions
A production that pushes the limits of theatre
dramas that use characteristics of a particular historical pe…
Aesthetics
Expression of beauty
Commercial theatre
Entertaining and profitable well known productions
20 terms
Theater arts
Acting
Actors
Character
Dialogue
An actors assumed behavior for the purpose of projecting a ch…
Males or females playing character roles
The personality an actor portrays in a scene or play that is…
The conversation between actors in a play or film
Acting
An actors assumed behavior for the purpose of projecting a ch…
Actors
Males or females playing character roles
86 terms
Theater Arts
Aphra Behn
Hannah Moore
Realism/Representational
Abstract/ Presentatinonal
The Rover (1663) ... First professional British Playwright ... exam…
Produced plays that taught social manners to young women with…
Real Theater
Plays with elements
Aphra Behn
The Rover (1663) ... First professional British Playwright ... exam…
Hannah Moore
Produced plays that taught social manners to young women with…
Theater Arts
Aesthetics
Commercial Theater
Conflict
Cultural Theater
Expression of beauty
Entertaining and profitable well-known productions
A difference that prevents agreement, key to the movement of…
Supports the POV of a particular people or group
Aesthetics
Expression of beauty
Commercial Theater
Entertaining and profitable well-known productions
Theater Arts
Proscenium
Apron
Plaster Line
Orchestra Pit
Frame that surrounds the front of the stage
The area in front of the main curtain and over the orchestra…
Imaginary line separating the apron from the stage where the…
The area under the stage where the orchestra plays
Proscenium
Frame that surrounds the front of the stage
Apron
The area in front of the main curtain and over the orchestra…
Theater Arts
Stage manager
Technician
Understudy
Ad-Lib
The head technician for a production.
One who works on a crew for a production
A performer who studies the part of another role, so that the…
To make up words of dialogue on the spot, to speak at liberty
Stage manager
The head technician for a production.
Technician
One who works on a crew for a production
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