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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 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
theater chapter 11
Which of the following responses place…
Visibility is the most obvious functio…
When a beam of light is aimed at a par…
When light from one area falls into an…
the sun, candles and oil lamps, gaslight, limelight, incandes…
1) reveal shapes and forms... ... 2) assist in creating mood and r…
focused
spill
Which of the following responses place…
the sun, candles and oil lamps, gaslight, limelight, incandes…
Visibility is the most obvious functio…
1) reveal shapes and forms... ... 2) assist in creating mood and r…
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
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 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 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 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…
Chapter 11 Theater Final
dress rehearsal
dry tech
fight call
fly rail
A technical rehearsal during which the costumes are added and…
A technical rehearsal without the actors on stage.
A nightly rehearsal in which cast and crew members practice d…
A control area in a theatre, usually off stage right, with ro…
dress rehearsal
A technical rehearsal during which the costumes are added and…
dry tech
A technical rehearsal without the actors on stage.
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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
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…
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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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 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
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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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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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
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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(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 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 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 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 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…
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
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
Theater Appreciation, Chapter One
The word "theatre" comes from the Gree…
The minimal requirement for a theatre…
Which mode of performance acknowledges…
The mode of performance in which the a…
seeing place
a place to act and a place to watch
The presentational mode
the representational mode
The word "theatre" comes from the Gree…
seeing place
The minimal requirement for a theatre…
a place to act and a place to watch
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…
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
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
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…
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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…
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 Test
Pantomime
Nonverbal communication
Cross
Gesture
The art of acting without words
Communicating without words
To move from one position to another onstage
The movement of any part of your body to help express an idea…
Pantomime
The art of acting without words
Nonverbal communication
Communicating without words
WHG Chapter 11 Vocabulary
meritocracy
janissaries
civil service
despot
rule by officials of proven merit
slave soldier in the Ottoman Empire, usually Christian
the bureaucracy of government officials
an absolute ruler
meritocracy
rule by officials of proven merit
janissaries
slave soldier in the Ottoman Empire, usually Christian
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theater chapter 5
atmosphere
mood
Soliauque
Neoclassits
used to describe imagery
How the reader feels about the text while reading.
a character thinking out loud (hamlet- to be or to not to be)
French and Italian dramists from the 1600s
atmosphere
used to describe imagery
mood
How the reader feels about the text while reading.
Theater- Chapter 3
Each audience member's background can..
A theater performances mirrors the ___…
If the play is written in a time a vie…
A play from the past can be better if..
shape how they view the performance.
attitudes, philosophy, assuptions
change the expirence
the audience is a aware of that periods culture
Each audience member's background can..
shape how they view the performance.
A theater performances mirrors the ___…
attitudes, philosophy, assuptions
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…
Theater Chapter 6 Vocab
Paint Chip
Complementary
Rods
Cones
A small rectangle of paper or thin cardboard painted in a cer…
Two hues that when combined, create either white light or bla…
Nerve cells in the eye that are sensative to faint light
Nerve cells in the retina that are sensitive to bright light
Paint Chip
A small rectangle of paper or thin cardboard painted in a cer…
Complementary
Two hues that when combined, create either white light or bla…
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
Theater Chapter 2
Hamartia... Hubris
Tragic Hero
Theme
Finding a plays theme you can ask thes…
to miss the mark... "fatal flaw"... Pride
Mix of Good and Evil ... audience can relate to ... incites pity an…
Meaning or message conveyed in a play
What is the play's major conflict?... In Arisole's terms what is…
Hamartia... Hubris
to miss the mark... "fatal flaw"... Pride
Tragic Hero
Mix of Good and Evil ... audience can relate to ... incites pity an…
Chapter 8 theater Vocab
Audible
Circumflex
Diaphragm
Inflection
Able to be heard
Combination of the two expressing: Sarcasm, Doubt & Innuedo
Muscle below ribcage
Variety in vocal Pitch
Audible
Able to be heard
Circumflex
Combination of the two expressing: Sarcasm, Doubt & Innuedo
Theater Chapter 14
Performance art began as a form that p…
A Trip to Coontown was the first black…
Asian American Theatre continues to th…
Some of the most important contemporar…
False
True
True
True
Performance art began as a form that p…
False
A Trip to Coontown was the first black…
True
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Theater Chapter 1
The Humana Festival in New York stages…
Playwrights need to see their work per…
Who is considered to be the first dram…
Having performers with scripts in thei…
False
The dialogue and speeches, The effectiveness of the plot stru…
Lessing
Staged Reading
The Humana Festival in New York stages…
False
Playwrights need to see their work per…
The dialogue and speeches, The effectiveness of the plot stru…
Theater Chapter 4: Vocab
Emotional or subjective acting
Technical or objective acting
Leading roles
Protagonist
The playing of a role in such a way that the actor weeps, suf…
Performance is based on acting technique
The main characters in a play
The character that must solve the problem that arises in the…
Emotional or subjective acting
The playing of a role in such a way that the actor weeps, suf…
Technical or objective acting
Performance is based on acting technique
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 3
the restoration
comedy of manners
proscenium doors
the drame
the return of Charles II to the English monarchy
a play that mocks the pretentiousness of the upper class
allowed for entrances/exits in front of the proscenium arch
18th century form of French drama
the restoration
the return of Charles II to the English monarchy
comedy of manners
a play that mocks the pretentiousness of the upper class
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