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Intro to Theater Chapter 11
Extraordinary Character
Stock Characters
Comedia Dell Arta
Major Dominant Trait
Man or women are at their best even when they are at their wo…
Weren't always 3D, but in a play to represent a characteristi…
Popular street art in the 16th and 17th centuries. Mostly imp…
Idea of body with 4 humors. Having one humor going crazy is o…
Extraordinary Character
Man or women are at their best even when they are at their wo…
Stock Characters
Weren't always 3D, but in a play to represent a characteristi…
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Theater Appreciation- Chapter 11
The clothes that we wear in everyday l…
Costumes are designed to tell the audi…
1. Tone and Style... 2. Time and Place... 3.…
The designer works with these elements…
costume... -They show a station in life, occupation, and sense o…
information
The objectives of costume design
1. Line... 2. Shape... 3. Color... 4. Fabric... 5. Accessories
The clothes that we wear in everyday l…
costume... -They show a station in life, occupation, and sense o…
Costumes are designed to tell the audi…
information
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theater chapter 11
Greece
thespis
how many actors are there
chorus
Plays as part of the festival of Dionysus; 43 surviving compl…
Tragic Playwrite, performed their own plays
1-3
group of singers and dancers who interact with audience 12-15
Greece
Plays as part of the festival of Dionysus; 43 surviving compl…
thespis
Tragic Playwrite, performed their own plays
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Theater 1310 Chapter 11
Dramatic Criticism
Dramatic Criticism
Observant Critic
Informed Critic
The public form of play analysis following a production is ca…
What usually appears in all the following forms: production r…
Critic who needs sufficient background to provide a context f…
background, educated
Dramatic Criticism
The public form of play analysis following a production is ca…
Dramatic Criticism
What usually appears in all the following forms: production r…
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Theater Chapter 11
Proscenium Arch Stage
Thrust Stage
Arena Stage
Flexible Stage
the acting area is places at one end of the space with all of…
the acting area is surrounded in two or three sides by the au…
the acting area is completely surrounded by the audience on a…
the relationship of acting and audience area is variable and…
Proscenium Arch Stage
the acting area is places at one end of the space with all of…
Thrust Stage
the acting area is surrounded in two or three sides by the au…
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Theater 101-chapter-11
Bunraku
Kabuki
Noh
non-Western drama
Japanese puppet theatre with large wooden puppets with many m…
A popular, robust, and spectacular version of the Japanese No…
A form of traditional Japanese drama combining poetry, acting…
Theatre that does not have its origins in ancient Greece; inc…
Bunraku
Japanese puppet theatre with large wooden puppets with many m…
Kabuki
A popular, robust, and spectacular version of the Japanese No…
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Theater Chapter 11 Study Guide
stage crew
Scenery
stage manager
sight lines
The _____ _____ is responsible for building the scenery--duri…
_____ includes curtains, backdrops, or any structures constru…
The _____ _____ is the person in charge of supervising backst…
Imaginary lines, known as _____ _____ are the defining areas…
stage crew
The _____ _____ is responsible for building the scenery--duri…
Scenery
_____ includes curtains, backdrops, or any structures constru…
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Chapter 11 - Global Theater Today
Open Theater
Diverse Theater
International Theater
Macaronic Theater
- wants to be there for everyone to represent everyone... - Flex…
- more voice for everyone... - women are involved... - racial diver…
- continents sharing art ... - broaden worldview
- interwoven langauges
Open Theater
- wants to be there for everyone to represent everyone... - Flex…
Diverse Theater
- more voice for everyone... - women are involved... - racial diver…
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Theater 1310 Chapter 11
Dramatic Criticism
Dramatic Criticism
Observant Critic
Informed Critic
The public form of play analysis following a production is ca…
What usually appears in all the following forms: production r…
Critic who needs sufficient background to provide a context f…
background, educated
Dramatic Criticism
The public form of play analysis following a production is ca…
Dramatic Criticism
What usually appears in all the following forms: production r…
Theater Chapter 11 Study Guide
stage crew
Scenery
stage manager
sight lines
The _____ _____ is responsible for building the scenery--duri…
_____ includes curtains, backdrops, or any structures constru…
The _____ _____ is the person in charge of supervising backst…
Imaginary lines, known as _____ _____ are the defining areas…
stage crew
The _____ _____ is responsible for building the scenery--duri…
Scenery
_____ includes curtains, backdrops, or any structures constru…
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Theater Chapter 11 Quiz
Elwood P. Dowd's sanity is questioned…
Who wrote Harvey?
What year did Harvey come out?
An orphan girl, Mary Lennox, is sent t…
Harvey
Mary Chase
1944
The Secret Garden
Elwood P. Dowd's sanity is questioned…
Harvey
Who wrote Harvey?
Mary Chase
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Chapter 11 early theater Asian
Bunraku
Hanamichi
Hashigakari
Joruri
Japanese puppet theater
In kabuki theatre a bridge running from behind the audience t…
Bridge in no Theater on which the performers make their entra…
In Japanese puppet theater chanted text
Bunraku
Japanese puppet theater
Hanamichi
In kabuki theatre a bridge running from behind the audience t…
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Theater 102- Chapter 11 lecture
Ground plan
Animation/Front View
Gobo
Gel
stage plan: birds eye view
Audiences point of view
Metal sheets put in front of lights to create shapes on the s…
Plastic sheets put in front of lights to create colored light
Ground plan
stage plan: birds eye view
Animation/Front View
Audiences point of view
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Ch 11 Musical Theater
Opera
Operetta
Musical Play
Concept musicals
oldest form of musical theater where even the conversations a…
the music is lighter than opera and conversation is spoken
form of musical theater characterized by an increased emphasi…
a musical built around a single idea (A Chorus Line, Cats)
Opera
oldest form of musical theater where even the conversations a…
Operetta
the music is lighter than opera and conversation is spoken
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(US History) Chapter 11 (Part 2): Pacific Theater & Discrimination
Who were the big 3?
When was V-E Day?
What group of islands did the Bataan D…
What was island-hopping?
Churchill / Stalin / FDR
May 8th 1945
The Philippines
Strategy of selectively attacking specific enemy-held islands…
Who were the big 3?
Churchill / Stalin / FDR
When was V-E Day?
May 8th 1945
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Theater chap 11 and 12
a group of performers working together…
in ancient Greece a choric presentatio…
1. in a modern proscenium theatre the…
I greek theatre, an open space between…
chorus
dithyramb
orchestra
parados
a group of performers working together…
chorus
in ancient Greece a choric presentatio…
dithyramb
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Theater Ch 11
Various elements of theatre were first…
The onvergence of many forces, such as…
Another word for stage performer, name…
Actors who performed a ribald take off…
In ancient Greece
The golden age of Greece
thespian
Satyrs
Various elements of theatre were first…
In ancient Greece
The onvergence of many forces, such as…
The golden age of Greece
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Theater Ch 11 Vocab
book
final cut
fine cut
footage
the script for a musical
the finished film or tv program
the second draft of a film or tv program
a length of exposed film
book
the script for a musical
final cut
the finished film or tv program
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Theater Chapters 9&11
Actor's Equity
Audition
Beat
Beijing Opera
Union that protects actors' rights in relation to such aspect…
Process by which an actor displays his talent in order to sec…
The most basic unit of a play, defined by actors or directors
Classical, traditional Chinese form that combines music dance…
Actor's Equity
Union that protects actors' rights in relation to such aspect…
Audition
Process by which an actor displays his talent in order to sec…
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Theater Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Quality
Resonance
Nasality
Pitch
the individual sound of a particular voice
the vibrant tone produced when sound waves strike the chamber…
the quality sound produced through the nasal passages
the relative highness or lowness of the voice
Quality
the individual sound of a particular voice
Resonance
the vibrant tone produced when sound waves strike the chamber…
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Theater 101 Chp 11
Musical Theater
The 4 elements of Musical Performance
Libretto :
W.S Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan:
Most popurlar form of theater in U.S
1. Music... 2. Lyrics... 3. Libretto... 4. Dance
the outline of dramatic development that includes the dialogu…
ex of Operetta/ Comic Opera group
Musical Theater
Most popurlar form of theater in U.S
The 4 elements of Musical Performance
1. Music... 2. Lyrics... 3. Libretto... 4. Dance
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Theater Appreciation Chapters 11 and 12
If current estimates of the output of…
orchestra
theatron
skene
3%
large circular performance space in the classical Greek theat…
area for audience to sit and watch a play in classical Greek…
building space upstage of the performance area (root word for…
If current estimates of the output of…
3%
orchestra
large circular performance space in the classical Greek theat…
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Theater Chapter 9,10,11
What elements does a scenic designer u…
5 elements of scene design
Scene designer objectives?
Who is responsible for guaranteeing th…
Architectural shapes, colors, fabrics, furniture
Line, mass, composition, texture, color
-set the tone and style of the production... -Establish the loca…
Technical Director
What elements does a scenic designer u…
Architectural shapes, colors, fabrics, furniture
5 elements of scene design
Line, mass, composition, texture, color
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Theater Chapter 6
Be able to define cinematography
Be able to list/describe the main resp…
Be able to describe the difference bet…
Be able to discuss the style differenc…
The process of capturing moving image on film or a digital st…
Preproduction- writing the script, casting the talent, imagin…
Shot- on uninterrupted run of the camera.... Take- refers to the…
Black and white cinematography:... -Distinct contrast and hard e…
Be able to define cinematography
The process of capturing moving image on film or a digital st…
Be able to list/describe the main resp…
Preproduction- writing the script, casting the talent, imagin…
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Theater Final Chapters 11-17
Platform Stage
Satyr Play
Scaena
Theatron
Elevated stage with no proscenium
One of the three types of classical Greek drama, usually a ri…
Stage house in a Roman theater
Where the audience sat in an ancient Greek theater
Platform Stage
Elevated stage with no proscenium
Satyr Play
One of the three types of classical Greek drama, usually a ri…
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Theater 200: Test #1 Study Guide Chapter 11-14 (2/2)
Chapter 11: Theatrical Space and Produ…
The Influence of Theatrical Space
The Influence of Theatrical Space... The…
The Influence of Theatrical Space... The…
Like other elements, the theatrical space can be organized in…
Three basic characteristics of any theatrical space influence…
-An elaborate theatre building with carpeted lobbies and audi…
-Very large spaces may make it difficult for all members of t…
Chapter 11: Theatrical Space and Produ…
Like other elements, the theatrical space can be organized in…
The Influence of Theatrical Space
Three basic characteristics of any theatrical space influence…
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Chapter 11
William Tecumseh Sherman
Gettysburg
Battle of Bull run
John Wilkes Booth
- Union general appointed by Grant as the commander of the mi…
3 day battle; turning point of Civil War 1863
1861, 1st major battle, proved war was going to be long and c…
Killed Lincoln in fords theater
William Tecumseh Sherman
- Union general appointed by Grant as the commander of the mi…
Gettysburg
3 day battle; turning point of Civil War 1863
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Chapter 11
Fort Sumter
Anaconda Plan
1st Battle of Bull Run
Stonewall Jackson
A fort in South Carolina which was still under Union control…
Union war plan by Winfield Scott, called for blockage of Sout…
McDowell's men vs. Stonewall's men, no clear winner after Nor…
Brave commander of the Confederate Army that led troops at Bu…
Fort Sumter
A fort in South Carolina which was still under Union control…
Anaconda Plan
Union war plan by Winfield Scott, called for blockage of Sout…
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theater 11
comedy
standup comedy
tradgedy
3 main theories
intentionally humorous and seeks to enlist laughter, laugher…
appeal to instincts, scitology, violence and slapstick, intel…
mamistis or imitation of action, drama that arouses emotion o…
1. relief theory... 2. superiority theory ... 3. incongruity theory
comedy
intentionally humorous and seeks to enlist laughter, laugher…
standup comedy
appeal to instincts, scitology, violence and slapstick, intel…
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Theater #11
On Stage
Open
Open Auditions
Pancake Makeup
the part of the stage that is visible to the audience
when an actor faces the audience
tryouts open to anyone
water based makeup
On Stage
the part of the stage that is visible to the audience
Open
when an actor faces the audience
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Chapter 11
Fort Sumter
Anaconda Plan
1st Battle of Bull Run
Stonewall Jackson
Federal fort in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina; the…
Union war plan by Winfield Scott, called for blockage of Sout…
McDowell's men vs. Stonewall's men, no clear winner after Nor…
Brave commander of the Confederate Army that led troops at Bu…
Fort Sumter
Federal fort in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina; the…
Anaconda Plan
Union war plan by Winfield Scott, called for blockage of Sout…
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theater final 11
Of the following, which do bustles and…
Of the following, which is NOT indicat…
Of the following, which is NOT a requi…
Which of the following arranges the st…
silhouette
parentage
establish the spatial environment onstage
read the script; meet with the director and other designers;…
Of the following, which do bustles and…
silhouette
Of the following, which is NOT indicat…
parentage
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Theater 11
Antagonist
Catharsis
Melodrama
Protagonist
A main character who opposes the protagonist
Emotional purging or an uplifting release that the audience f…
An overly dramatic play that focuses more on cliff-hanging ac…
The main character with whom audience empathy lies
Antagonist
A main character who opposes the protagonist
Catharsis
Emotional purging or an uplifting release that the audience f…
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Theater Chapter 5 words
Onstage
Offstage
Gestures
Muscular Memory
what the audience can see
what the audience can't see
expressive bodily actions
the ability to move onstage without having to think about it.
Onstage
what the audience can see
Offstage
what the audience can't see
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Chapter 10 theater words
l'auteur dramatique
le metteur en scène
l'acteur
l'actrice
playwright (m)
director
actor (m)
actress
l'auteur dramatique
playwright (m)
le metteur en scène
director
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Theater Quiz 11
A "laboratory coat" is typical of whic…
The show-stopping number from Aida, "M…
Since characters come from two complet…
Roman togas and soldiers' helmets sugg…
status and personality
Style and Historical Period
line; color
historical period
A "laboratory coat" is typical of whic…
status and personality
The show-stopping number from Aida, "M…
Style and Historical Period
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Theater Chapter 2
Pantomime
Kinesthesis
Mime
Inclination
The art of acting without words. Realistic
The neuromuscular awareness of the body feels in a particular…
An offspring of pantomime. More artistic and exaggerated. Act…
The bending of the body to the front, side, or rear
Pantomime
The art of acting without words. Realistic
Kinesthesis
The neuromuscular awareness of the body feels in a particular…
Theater Chapter 1
Plot
Define Story
Character
Idea
an ordered sequence of events
an entire narrative of related incidents from which the write…
The person created to carry out the action of the Plot
The meaning or message that are part of the written text
Plot
an ordered sequence of events
Define Story
an entire narrative of related incidents from which the write…
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Chapter 2 Theater
Pantomime
Marcel Marceau
Carlie Chaplin
Nonverbal Communication
Acting style of getting a scene or feeling across without usi…
A famous actor know for mime
Silent film actor that used pantomime
Using your gestures to communicate without words
Pantomime
Acting style of getting a scene or feeling across without usi…
Marcel Marceau
A famous actor know for mime
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Theater Chapter 3 terms
quality
pitch
volume
schwa
the individual sound of your particular voice
The relative highness or lowness of the voice at any given time
The relative strength, force, or intensity with which a sound…
vowel sound
quality
the individual sound of your particular voice
pitch
The relative highness or lowness of the voice at any given time
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Chapter 2 Theater
Name the two tools of a playwright
Name The 12 Qualities of a play
Intrigue
credibility
Dialogue and physical action
Intrigue, credibility, speakability, stageability,flow, richn…
draws the audience into the play
must make sense from act 1 to act2
Name the two tools of a playwright
Dialogue and physical action
Name The 12 Qualities of a play
Intrigue, credibility, speakability, stageability,flow, richn…
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Theater- Chapter One Definitions
improvisation
scene-stealing
sitcoms
character-centered approach
an impromptu portrayal of a character or scene
inappropriately diverting attention from the main actors by c…
television programs that are situation-centered
a focus on the reactions of a character or a group of charact…
improvisation
an impromptu portrayal of a character or scene
scene-stealing
inappropriately diverting attention from the main actors by c…
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Theater- Chapter Two Definitions
relaxation
surprise
"click"
inclination
a combination of inner composure, mental awareness, and physi…
the emotion conveyed when eyes widen, brows lift, and mouth f…
the setting up of an action with definite hand movements
the bending of the body to the front, the side, or the rear
relaxation
a combination of inner composure, mental awareness, and physi…
surprise
the emotion conveyed when eyes widen, brows lift, and mouth f…
Chapters 9, 10, 11 Theater History Final
Following the ____ Revolution in 1917,…
An "agit prop" play is one intended to…
During the Great Depression, the U.S.…
After WWII, Bertolt Brecht founded the…
ANSWER:... RUSSIAN
ANSWERS:... AGITATION ... PROPAGANDA
ANSWER:... FEDERAL THEATER
ANSWER:... GERMANY
Following the ____ Revolution in 1917,…
ANSWER:... RUSSIAN
An "agit prop" play is one intended to…
ANSWERS:... AGITATION ... PROPAGANDA
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Theater chapter 2
Pantomime
Nonverbal communication
Cross
Gesture
The art of acting without words
Communicating without words
Moving from one place to another on stage
Movement of a part of your body to express an idea or emotion
Pantomime
The art of acting without words
Nonverbal communication
Communicating without words
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Chapter 9 (theater)
apron
arena theatre
basic elements of design
black box theatre
the area of proscenium arch stage that extends into the audie…
a type of theatre with the stage in the center like an island…
line, dimension, balance, movement, harmony, color and texture
A small theatre that holds fewer than a hundred people and as…
apron
the area of proscenium arch stage that extends into the audie…
arena theatre
a type of theatre with the stage in the center like an island…
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Theater Vocab #11
on stage
open
open auditions
pancake makeup
the part of the stage that is visible to the audience
when an actor faces the audience; full front
tryouts open to anyone
water based makeup
on stage
the part of the stage that is visible to the audience
open
when an actor faces the audience; full front
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Musc 148 Chp.11 (Musical Theater)
Pre-Minstrel Theater (Revolution-Civil…
Portrayal of AA's
Minstrel SHow
African American Minstrel performers
After 1750... long remain the dominant American middle-class bel…
-AA's were portrayed for the American public well before they…
-more musically elaborate kind of four mean theatrical genre…
-still employed burnt-cork makeup ... -but sought in their gestu…
Pre-Minstrel Theater (Revolution-Civil…
After 1750... long remain the dominant American middle-class bel…
Portrayal of AA's
-AA's were portrayed for the American public well before they…
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Theater- Chapter 8
There are different forms of _________…
__________________ Form was adopted by…
Climactic form characteristics are:
Episodic form characteristics are:
dramatic structure
Climactic
1. Plot starts late in the story... 2. Small amount of character…
1. Covers a long span of time... 2. Many locations... 3. Many plots…
There are different forms of _________…
dramatic structure
__________________ Form was adopted by…
Climactic
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Theater- Chapter 2
What relationship does Theater have th…
Films and television show an _________…
Live events used to mean that _____ __…
Who can change the performance?
Performer-Audience Relationship
image
The people were really there
The audience
What relationship does Theater have th…
Performer-Audience Relationship
Films and television show an _________…
image
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