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7 terms
Theater
1
Going super
Believed me or not
Dirty and used
When jimmy and I first went together, it was wonderful! I mea…
Course i never told her about the times he hit me. Cause it w…
Anyway after a while you knoq it felt kind of stupid going in…
It got a little better the next couple of years. Mom stopped…
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When jimmy and I first went together, it was wonderful! I mea…
Going super
Course i never told her about the times he hit me. Cause it w…
Theater
Six tasks that playwright must address
Sequence
Climatic plot structure
Episodic plot structure
Specific subject, determine focus, establish purpose, develop…
Exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, conclusion
Begins late in story, happens quickly, not many characters
Begins early, long time, many characters, many plots
Six tasks that playwright must address
Specific subject, determine focus, establish purpose, develop…
Sequence
Exposition, rising action, climax, falling action, conclusion
Theater
Wright means
T\f the written play is the finished f…
Playwright tools
Most important characteristic of playw…
Builder
Flase
Action dialogue and character
Independance
Wright means
Builder
T\f the written play is the finished f…
Flase
17 terms
Theater
Ground Plan
Front Elevation
Scale
Backdrop
A drawing that shows the layout of a stage / set from a top d…
A drawing that shows the layout of a stage / set from the fro…
A drawing or model where there is a set ratio between it and…
A large piece of fabric, hung across the stage, which is pain…
Ground Plan
A drawing that shows the layout of a stage / set from a top d…
Front Elevation
A drawing that shows the layout of a stage / set from the fro…
Theater
Verisimilitude
Erroneously
Superobjective
Tactics
psychological realism.
Began being called the method
Motivating force behind characters actions
Trying to get what we want from others
Verisimilitude
psychological realism.
Erroneously
Began being called the method
Theater
Actor
Comoedus
Tragoedus
Theatrum
Actor
Comic Actor
Tragic Actor
Theater
Actor
Actor
Comoedus
Comic Actor
27 terms
Theater
backstage
characterization
choreography
Commedia dell' Arte
the area behind the stage, not visible to the audience
the development and portrayal of a personality through though…
the design for a dance; written representation of the steps o…
a professional form of theatrical improvisation, developed in…
backstage
the area behind the stage, not visible to the audience
characterization
the development and portrayal of a personality through though…
72 terms
Theater
Theater
Greek Theater
Orchestra (G)
Chorus
A building, part of a building, or an outdoor area for housin…
An open-air theater, usually hollowed out of the slope of a h…
The circular space in front of the stage in the ancient Greek…
The group of actors in ancient Greece that served as major pa…
Theater
A building, part of a building, or an outdoor area for housin…
Greek Theater
An open-air theater, usually hollowed out of the slope of a h…
Theater
1)
2)
3)
4)
keep it pg 13
stay in character
yes and
respect
1)
keep it pg 13
2)
stay in character
66 terms
THEATER
play
playwright
willing suspension of disbelief
house manager
words intended for performance
a crafter of stories or plays
just pretend it's real, let go, be in the moment
makes sure audience is in good hands, everything is in ship-s…
play
words intended for performance
playwright
a crafter of stories or plays
24 terms
Theater
Thespis
Maynard's top 5 playwrights of all time
The beginnings of Theater
I-KHER-WOFRET
The first actor.
1. Shakespear-Hamlet... 2.Sophocles-Antigone... 3.Eugene O'neill-Th…
Campfire hunting stories
Wrote the earliest recorded play about the dismemberment and…
Thespis
The first actor.
Maynard's top 5 playwrights of all time
1. Shakespear-Hamlet... 2.Sophocles-Antigone... 3.Eugene O'neill-Th…
61 terms
Theater
Pantomime
Effective voice
Quality
Resonance
The art of acting without words, using bodily or facial movem…
Bodily relaxation, proper breathing and good posture
Individual sound of a particular voice
The vibrant tone produced when sound waves strike the chamber…
Pantomime
The art of acting without words, using bodily or facial movem…
Effective voice
Bodily relaxation, proper breathing and good posture
Theater
Theatre
theatrical events that are not theatre
3 types of traditional theatre
play(most popular type of theater)
anytime someone is performing and someone is watching
Super Bowl, Religiouse Ceremonies, Classes, Wrestling
play, improvisation, pantomime
a story told in movement and dialogue
Theatre
anytime someone is performing and someone is watching
theatrical events that are not theatre
Super Bowl, Religiouse Ceremonies, Classes, Wrestling
Theater
Blocking
Diction
4th wall
a cue
movement on the stage
pronunciation
the barrier between the stage and audience
the moment something happens
Blocking
movement on the stage
Diction
pronunciation
12 terms
Theater
Action
Approach
Audience
Creative
Act. Deed. Plot. Manner. Exploit. Doing. Initiative.
Belly up. Near. Come up. Close(in). Route. Path. way.
Spectators. Followership. Following.
Imaginative. Clever. Innovative. Inventive. Generative. Ingen…
Action
Act. Deed. Plot. Manner. Exploit. Doing. Initiative.
Approach
Belly up. Near. Come up. Close(in). Route. Path. way.
Theater
Tragedy
Comedy
Melodrama
Satire
Drama that involves ordinary people in their struggle to deal…
Play with humor representing simple topics of daily life and…
Drama representing the struggle between good and evil
Play that uses irony and exaggeration to ridicule beliefs ext…
Tragedy
Drama that involves ordinary people in their struggle to deal…
Comedy
Play with humor representing simple topics of daily life and…
40 terms
Theater
Leko
Backlight
Sidelight
Dome light
commonly used term for an ellipsoidal spotlight // named afte…
illumination on a subject from behind, causing a separation o…
Eventuates and accents the dimension better
projected from directly overhead
Leko
commonly used term for an ellipsoidal spotlight // named afte…
Backlight
illumination on a subject from behind, causing a separation o…
Theater
Un cinéma
Une salle de cinema
Un guichet
Une place
A movie theater complex
A movie theater
A ticket window
A seat
Un cinéma
A movie theater complex
Une salle de cinema
A movie theater
5 terms
Theater
Improvise
Improvisation
Scene
Conflict
Create and perform music without prepration
The act of Improvesing
The place were in incident occurs or occures
A serious disaggrement or arguement
Improvise
Create and perform music without prepration
Improvisation
The act of Improvesing
Theater
Proscenium
Stage
Apron
Theatre
the frame around the stage
Where the actors preform
Part of the stage in front of the Proscenium
1.The act of performance/story telling ... 2. The place as to wh…
Proscenium
the frame around the stage
Stage
Where the actors preform
theater
line 1
line 2
line 3
line 4
susie and kate and will and jake
after a few more hours
will went to go get susie and miss grimm went to the gym and…
they were having so much fun. slow song
line 1
susie and kate and will and jake
line 2
after a few more hours
7 terms
Theater
Farce.
Burlesque
Parody
Comedy of manners
Clowning, physical such as pulling ear
Physical/exageratted
Mock
Making fun a high class
Farce.
Clowning, physical such as pulling ear
Burlesque
Physical/exageratted
12 terms
Theater
Articulation
Articulators
Diphragmatic Breathing
Gesture
the clear and precise pronounciation of words
the parts of the body that create consonant sounds
A breathing techniqque useful to actors that increase air cap…
And expressive movement of the body or limb
Articulation
the clear and precise pronounciation of words
Articulators
the parts of the body that create consonant sounds
17 terms
theater
An actor's job
ACTION
MOMENT
GIVEN CIRCUMSTANCES
is to find a way to live truthfully under the imaginary circu…
is what you go onstage to do, the physical process of trying…
is what is actually happening in the scene as you are playing…
anything set forth by the writer or director that must be adh…
An actor's job
is to find a way to live truthfully under the imaginary circu…
ACTION
is what you go onstage to do, the physical process of trying…
Theater
Arthur Miller
Tennessee Williams
Musica theater was created in
Bertolt Brench
Death of a salman
A streetcar named desire
America
The caucasian chalk circle epic theater
Arthur Miller
Death of a salman
Tennessee Williams
A streetcar named desire
40 terms
theater
Theater
Actor
Catharsis
blocking
Theatron, seeing place
Hypocrites, answerer
purging of emotions
actors' position on stage
Theater
Theatron, seeing place
Actor
Hypocrites, answerer
theater
el teatro
la escena
el telón
el actor
theater
the scene
the curtain
actor
el teatro
theater
la escena
the scene
43 terms
Theater
el poeta
el escritor
la lectura
el aplauso
poet
writer
literature
applause
el poeta
poet
el escritor
writer
Theater
Middle ages
Spain
Theaters dedicated to Venus
Golden age Italian rennessance
Catholicism ... Lithurgical drama... Morality plays
Liturgical drama... Lope de vega- honors/Heros... Calderon de la ba…
Seneca- authors... Comedy... Livid Andronicus
Classical learning ... Tragedy/comedy... Purpose... Commedia dell arte…
Middle ages
Catholicism ... Lithurgical drama... Morality plays
Spain
Liturgical drama... Lope de vega- honors/Heros... Calderon de la ba…
26 terms
theater
what must we have for theater
hamlet
streetcar
raisin in the sun
actor audience space story
shakespeare
tenesee williams
lorraine hansbery
what must we have for theater
actor audience space story
hamlet
shakespeare
14 terms
Theater
allegory
Expressionism
Blocking
previews
symbolic representation of abstract themes through characters…
the attempt in drama to depict the subjective state of a char…
pattern and arrangement of performers
tryout performances of a production before an audience
allegory
symbolic representation of abstract themes through characters…
Expressionism
the attempt in drama to depict the subjective state of a char…
Theater
Theater is
Elements of theatre
chorus
Dithyramb
the performing of plays studying art the building
actors ... conflict ... audience
50 member group
unison hymns to honor god
Theater is
the performing of plays studying art the building
Elements of theatre
actors ... conflict ... audience
Theater
ad-lib
antagonist
apron
arena theater
to create dialogue or movement off the top of your head, with…
main character who opposes the protagonist
the stage floor between the footlights and the curtain
staging with the audience sitting on all four sides of the pl…
ad-lib
to create dialogue or movement off the top of your head, with…
antagonist
main character who opposes the protagonist
18 terms
Theater
Musical
Book
Lyrics
Music
Book, lyric, music
Spoken word
Sung words
composed music
Musical
Book, lyric, music
Book
Spoken word
theater
the audience of greek theater sat
the first actor to stand out from the…
the "boards" refers to
the plays of the Comedia Dell arte was…
on a hill surrounding a raised acting space on 3 sides
Thespis
boards mounted on sawhorses used to make elizabethan stage
true
the audience of greek theater sat
on a hill surrounding a raised acting space on 3 sides
the first actor to stand out from the…
Thespis
Theater
Constantine Stanislavski
Super objective
Beat
Tactics
"Acting" is behaving truthfully... Under imaginary circumstances…
what propel the character throughout the play
characters have to be believable, and have to believe whateve…
How you going to get what you want- psycho physical action (s…
Constantine Stanislavski
"Acting" is behaving truthfully... Under imaginary circumstances…
Super objective
what propel the character throughout the play
18 terms
Theater
el aplauso
la entrada
el escenario
el espectáculo
Applause
Entrance
Stage
Show
el aplauso
Applause
la entrada
Entrance
7 terms
Theater
Aristotle
Poetics
Proscenium arch
Exposistion
Greek philosopher who write the poetics
Identifies the basic principles of play writing
Separates the audience from the actors
Tell where when why or whom
Aristotle
Greek philosopher who write the poetics
Poetics
Identifies the basic principles of play writing
6 terms
Theater
Improv
Upstaging
"open mind"
"Illusion of the 1st time everything"
to portrait a character or an object on the spot with no rehe…
taking the focus off of where it belongs
Just try
See performance like it's natural and not forced performance
Improv
to portrait a character or an object on the spot with no rehe…
Upstaging
taking the focus off of where it belongs
10 terms
Theater
Stage right/left
House right/left
Upstage
Mid stage
View from the actor's perspective
View from the audience's perspective
Always away from audience
In the middle
Stage right/left
View from the actor's perspective
House right/left
View from the audience's perspective
13 terms
Theater
Importance of being earnest
Topdog Underdog
The shoemakers prodigious wife
The mousetrap
Oscar wilde
Suzanne Lori Parks
Garcia Lorka
Agatha chistie
Importance of being earnest
Oscar wilde
Topdog Underdog
Suzanne Lori Parks
Theater
Area of a proscenium stage located dow…
The area of the theater not open to th…
Mounting position for stage lighting l…
A gallery or catwalk, AKA: light bridge
Apron
Backstage
Box boom
Bridge
Area of a proscenium stage located dow…
Apron
The area of the theater not open to th…
Backstage
Theater
ludi scaenici
mimus
pantomimus
comoediae
dramatic performances
mime, actor in mime
pantomime
comedies
ludi scaenici
dramatic performances
mimus
mime, actor in mime
Theater
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Gaston Leroux
Liberatto
Opera
•Composer... •"I don't who's to love him"... •"Music of the Night"…
•French journalist and author of detective fiction
•text intended for an opera or musical theatre
•music and liberatto... in a theatrical setting
Andrew Lloyd Webber
•Composer... •"I don't who's to love him"... •"Music of the Night"…
Gaston Leroux
•French journalist and author of detective fiction
14 terms
Theater
el ballet
la comedia
la danza
el decorado
ballet
comedy
dance
set
el ballet
ballet
la comedia
comedy
Theater
Fernel
Wing
Legs
Cyclorama
An afortable type of light used to light the stage
The pathway for actors to get off stage and get to the other…
Curtain that does not close horizontally and helps actors get…
Is a piece of fabric that picks up light and color of light
Fernel
An afortable type of light used to light the stage
Wing
The pathway for actors to get off stage and get to the other…
Theater
Proscenium
Borders
Legs
Cyclorama
Frame thru which we view the performance
Short, wide curtains hanging above the stage
Long, narrow curtains hanging at the sides of the stage
full curtains at the back of the stage
Proscenium
Frame thru which we view the performance
Borders
Short, wide curtains hanging above the stage
15 terms
theater
apron
backstage
box boom
bridge
the area of a proscenium stage located downstage of the prosc…
the area of the theater not open to the public where the show…
a mounting position for the stage lighting located in the hou…
a gallery or catwalk aka light bridge
apron
the area of a proscenium stage located downstage of the prosc…
backstage
the area of the theater not open to the public where the show…
10 terms
theater
plot
idea
character
language
an arrangement of incidents
the theme or central idea of the play
this is often revealed by choices/actions
its rhythm,meter,mood,vocal,instrumental,sound affects
plot
an arrangement of incidents
idea
the theme or central idea of the play
26 terms
Theater
Theater is
Scenic designer
Director
Prop master
Collaborative
Responsible for designing the scene, set and props. Creates w…
In charge of official decisions, blocks scenes, interprets sc…
Buys props, pulls props from stock, or builds props
Theater is
Collaborative
Scenic designer
Responsible for designing the scene, set and props. Creates w…
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