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26 terms
Theater
Genre
Tragedy
Comedy
Melodrama
Type/kind of literature
Serious, not favorable to main character
Funny, happy ending
Serious drama. Good vs bad
Genre
Type/kind of literature
Tragedy
Serious, not favorable to main character
39 terms
Theater
3 categories of fine arts, and how the…
Dramaturg
3 questions a critic asks
plot
Performing: exists in space not time. ... Visual: exists in spac…
Research the play.
What is it that this piece or work of art is trying to do?... Ho…
Sequence of events
3 categories of fine arts, and how the…
Performing: exists in space not time. ... Visual: exists in spac…
Dramaturg
Research the play.
20 terms
Theater
Inflection
Articulation
Diction
Accent
The rising and falling of pitch; adds meaning and rhythm to s…
The shaping and molding of sounds into syllables
A person's pronunciations of words, choice of words and manne…
The manner in which people speak; usually depends on what par…
Inflection
The rising and falling of pitch; adds meaning and rhythm to s…
Articulation
The shaping and molding of sounds into syllables
155 terms
Theater
mood
confirm
pathway
innumerable
名詞:(一時的な)気分、気持ち、機嫌、ムード
動詞:(陳述・証拠・風説などを)確かめ、確認する
名詞:小道、細道;(生化)経路
形容詞:数えきれない、無数の
mood
名詞:(一時的な)気分、気持ち、機嫌、ムード
confirm
動詞:(陳述・証拠・風説などを)確かめ、確認する
47 terms
Theater
objective
obstacle
superobjective
tactic
actor's goal in each scene
along the way actor meets obstacles to his super objective
overall objective your character has in the play... ex. Titanic'…
actions done to achieve objective
objective
actor's goal in each scene
obstacle
along the way actor meets obstacles to his super objective
24 terms
Theater
Bread
Antigone
Doll House
Mother Courage
Andy Backer
Sophocles
Henrik Ipson
Bertolt Brecht
Bread
Andy Backer
Antigone
Sophocles
10 terms
Theater
Articulation
Articulation
Gesture
Improvise
The clear and precise pronouncitation of words
The parts of the body that create consonant sounds
An expensive movement of the body or limbs
To speak or to act without a script
Articulation
The clear and precise pronouncitation of words
Articulation
The parts of the body that create consonant sounds
26 terms
Theater
To play/act/perform
Performance
Stage
A play
Jouer
Représentation
Scène
Une pièce
To play/act/perform
Jouer
Performance
Représentation
20 terms
theater
une pièce de théâtre
dramaturge
scène
costume de théâtre
play
playwright
scene
costume drama
une pièce de théâtre
play
dramaturge
playwright
20 terms
Theater
Aristotle
Cinthio
Sophocles
Aristophanes
The poetics
Orbecche
Oedipus rex
Lysistrata
Aristotle
The poetics
Cinthio
Orbecche
10 terms
Theater
Mime
Pantomime
Isolation
Quality
An offspring of pantomime that conveys abstract ideas
Acting without words
The process of separating parts of the body for individual de…
The individual sound of particular voice
Mime
An offspring of pantomime that conveys abstract ideas
Pantomime
Acting without words
40 terms
theater
Active Speaker
Amplifier
Attenuate
Audio Channel
Loudspeaker that has a built in Amplifier
Piece of equipment used to boost the signal going to the loud…
To reduce or soften
Part of the Mixing Console that allows you modify various ele…
Active Speaker
Loudspeaker that has a built in Amplifier
Amplifier
Piece of equipment used to boost the signal going to the loud…
31 terms
Theater
Theatrical Convention
greek classical theater
theater mask
Aristotle: Tragedy and comedy
conditions of theater which the audience agrees to accept as…
audiences viewed plays in large amphitheaters... -plays were sho…
used by Greeks to create "personas"
-Theater addressed the relationship between the individual, t…
Theatrical Convention
conditions of theater which the audience agrees to accept as…
greek classical theater
audiences viewed plays in large amphitheaters... -plays were sho…
40 terms
Theater
backstage
Designer
curtain
cloakroom
coulisse
decorateur
rideau
vestiaire
backstage
coulisse
Designer
decorateur
22 terms
Theater
Stage
House
Backstage
Front of the House
Location where the dramatic action is performed.
The space that is occupied by the patrons in the theater.
The support space that allows the actors to prepare for the s…
The are where the patrons come before and after the play.
Stage
Location where the dramatic action is performed.
House
The space that is occupied by the patrons in the theater.
69 terms
Theater
abydos passion play
dithyrambs
city dionysia
Aeschylus
springtime resurrection drama, egyptian drama - parade on the…
ancient orgiastic fertility rites.
"god of wine/fertility" festival celebrating resurrection of…
tradgedies about mythology and epics. 2 actors.
abydos passion play
springtime resurrection drama, egyptian drama - parade on the…
dithyrambs
ancient orgiastic fertility rites.
11 terms
Theater
El telón
El espectáculo
Dar un representación
Actuar
The curtains
The show
Performance
To act
El telón
The curtains
El espectáculo
The show
14 terms
Theater
Proscenium
Apron
Upstage
Downstage
Type of stage that is shaped like a picture frame
Front "lip" of stage that extends on front of the proscenium…
Stage Furthest from audience
Stage closest to audience
Proscenium
Type of stage that is shaped like a picture frame
Apron
Front "lip" of stage that extends on front of the proscenium…
18 terms
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…
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…
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
19 terms
Theater
upstage
downstage
wings
house
the area of the stage that is the furthest from the audience
the area of the stage that is closest to the audience
the areas to the left and right of the stage out of view from…
the audience area
upstage
the area of the stage that is the furthest from the audience
downstage
the area of the stage that is closest to the audience
10 terms
theater
articulation
articulators
gesture
improvise
the clear and precise pronunciation
the parts of the body that create consonant
an expression movement of he body or limbs
to speak or to act without a script
articulation
the clear and precise pronunciation
articulators
the parts of the body that create consonant
41 terms
theater
theatre
orchestra
skene
pro-skene
large, round, open air in hillside focusing sound down
dancing place reserved for chorus
hut, little house used as changing rooms
staircase leading to platform before the hut
theatre
large, round, open air in hillside focusing sound down
orchestra
dancing place reserved for chorus
Theater
die Bühne
die Kulisse
der Vorhang
das Parkett
stage
set
curtain
stalls
die Bühne
stage
die Kulisse
set
25 terms
theater
Peter Brooks 3 essential factors to th…
Postmodernism
Globalization
Multiculturalism
theater, performer, audience
the view that the world is in a state of perpetual incomplete…
globalization has caused the development of unique approaches…
social integration of others. salad bowl not melting pot (mai…
Peter Brooks 3 essential factors to th…
theater, performer, audience
Postmodernism
the view that the world is in a state of perpetual incomplete…
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
8 terms
Theater
projection
Fly Loft
Procenium/Procenium arch
Business
Actor's technique for making voice, movement, gestures bigger…
Space above the stage where scenery/lighting may be lifted ou…
Mostly open wall seperating the stage from the audiance; the…
Non-voice action by an actor with or without props
projection
Actor's technique for making voice, movement, gestures bigger…
Fly Loft
Space above the stage where scenery/lighting may be lifted ou…
10 terms
Theater
Apron
Arena stage
Downstage
House
The acting area of the stage that extends beyond the proscenium
A performance space in which the audience sits all around the…
The stage area toward the audience
The auditorium or the area where the audience sits
Apron
The acting area of the stage that extends beyond the proscenium
Arena stage
A performance space in which the audience sits all around the…
20 terms
theater
Art
performer
critic
director
reflection of life
the person doing the act
evaluate works of drama
teaches the play
Art
reflection of life
performer
the person doing the act
17 terms
Theater
theater
theatre
5 elements necessary for theater
theater defined
the building
the art form
environment performers script audience director
a body of artistic work in which actors impersonate character…
theater
the building
theatre
the art form
23 terms
Theater
Proscenium stage
Arena stage
Thrust Stage
Black Box
Arch or frame surrounding the stage opening in a box or pictu…
Stage entirely surrounded by the audience; also known as circ…
Stage space that thrusts into the audience space; a stage sur…
A theater space that is open, flexible, and adaptable, usuall…
Proscenium stage
Arch or frame surrounding the stage opening in a box or pictu…
Arena stage
Stage entirely surrounded by the audience; also known as circ…
25 terms
Theater
Proscenium
Thrust
Arena
Flat
Picture frame stage, convential broadway set up,
Stage with audience on 3 sides
Stage with audience on 4 sides
Wooden frame covered in canvas or lain and painted
Proscenium
Picture frame stage, convential broadway set up,
Thrust
Stage with audience on 3 sides
63 terms
Theater
Plot
Thought
Music
Dithyramb
Events that make up a story
Theme/motive of play
.
Greek song to honor Dionysus
Plot
Events that make up a story
Thought
Theme/motive of play
27 terms
THEATER
Librittist
Composer/lyricist
Producer
Investor
Person who writes the book
Writes the music/writes the lyrics
Person who has the idea
Person who gives money
Librittist
Person who writes the book
Composer/lyricist
Writes the music/writes the lyrics
28 terms
Theater
Antagonist
Articulation
Blocking
Concentration
A person or a situation that opposes another characters goals…
Clear and precise pronunciation of words
Planning working out of the movements of actors on stage
The ability of the actor/actress to be in character-that is,…
Antagonist
A person or a situation that opposes another characters goals…
Articulation
Clear and precise pronunciation of words
17 terms
theater
Art curtain
apron
acting area
backstage
Main curtain that opens and closes a show
part of stage in front of act curtain
part of stage audience can see
audience can't see
Art curtain
Main curtain that opens and closes a show
apron
part of stage in front of act curtain
12 terms
Theater
Improvisation
Jesters
platform
offer
doesn't need many rehearsals
first improve artists
who what where
verbal or physical suggestion
Improvisation
doesn't need many rehearsals
Jesters
first improve artists
9 terms
Theater
Beat
Cold Reading
Cross
Focus
Small section of scene, divided where a shift in motion or to…
auditioning with a script that you have not had the opportuni…
to move from one place on stage to another.
the intended point of interest onstage.
Beat
Small section of scene, divided where a shift in motion or to…
Cold Reading
auditioning with a script that you have not had the opportuni…
35 terms
Theater
Dithyramb
Fifth century BC
Aeschylus
Sophocles
Theatrical coral and dancing cermkny
Dionysus festival, contest for plays tradegy starts with play…
Introduces second actor, writes Orestia
Introduces third actor, writes Antigone, Oedipus
Dithyramb
Theatrical coral and dancing cermkny
Fifth century BC
Dionysus festival, contest for plays tradegy starts with play…
14 terms
theater
4 playwrights in greek theater
century of greek plays
2 playwrights in roman theater
violence: yes or no in roman
aeschylus, sophocles, euripides, aristophanes
5
platus, terrence
yes
4 playwrights in greek theater
aeschylus, sophocles, euripides, aristophanes
century of greek plays
5
27 terms
Theater
interpretare
mettere in scena
recitare
il ruolo
play the role of
put on a show
to recite
role
interpretare
play the role of
mettere in scena
put on a show
18 terms
Theater
Inflection
Enunciation
Pace
Etiquette
Modulation,verity in pitch
...
The relative highness or lowness of the voice
Proper behavior
Inflection
Modulation,verity in pitch
Enunciation
...
10 terms
Theater
MAT
NYC Performs MAT
Maria Ouspenskaya and Richard Boleslav…
Lee Strasberg
created in 1898,in Russia, to reform the theater to a more tr…
in 1922
American Laboratory-The American Theater, 1922
Studied at the American Laboratory Theatre
MAT
created in 1898,in Russia, to reform the theater to a more tr…
NYC Performs MAT
in 1922
20 terms
Theater
Relaxation
Posture
Breathing
Diaphragm
Freedom from all bodily tension
How we sit and stand
To inhale and exhale air to live
The muscle located between the abdomen and rib cage
Relaxation
Freedom from all bodily tension
Posture
How we sit and stand
18 terms
Theater
Sound Engineer
Costume designer
Properties manager
Technical director
Sound technician responsible for microphone, sound board, etc
Create individual looks for each character
Design the props for the show
Responsible for set build and hiring backstage crew
Sound Engineer
Sound technician responsible for microphone, sound board, etc
Costume designer
Create individual looks for each character
12 terms
Theater
action
approach
audience
creative
n. 情節,動作,行動
v. 接近,著手處理
n. 觀眾
adj. 創造性的,有創造力的
action
n. 情節,動作,行動
approach
v. 接近,著手處理
85 terms
theater
Community
Collective
Alexander Pope
Humans basic needs
Life of group more important than the individual
individual most important, uses group to further individuals…
The proper study of mankind is man
Food, Shelter, Mate to procreate, Grouping for shelter
Community
Life of group more important than the individual
Collective
individual most important, uses group to further individuals…
26 terms
Theater
Three Elements of Live Performance
Theater should ____________ us
Eight Elements of Theater
Four parts of a play
-What is Performed... -The performance and elements of creation…
entertain
1) Script... 2) Directing... 3) Acting... 4) Scenery... 5) Lighting... 6) Co…
-Exposition... -Discovery... -Climax... -Resolution
Three Elements of Live Performance
-What is Performed... -The performance and elements of creation…
Theater should ____________ us
entertain
20 terms
Theater
Definition of Theater
Characters
Music
Plot
Conflict and relationship under imaginary circumstances
Aristotle's Element 1
Aristotle's Element 2
Aristotle's Element 3
Definition of Theater
Conflict and relationship under imaginary circumstances
Characters
Aristotle's Element 1
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