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16 terms
theatre 2
actors
orchestra
seats
scenery
They act in a play.
They play musical instruments.
Chairs in the auditorium.
Decorations, paintings on the stage
actors
They act in a play.
orchestra
They play musical instruments.
118 terms
Theatre 2
Directors Concept
Josef Svobada
• Elements Of Design
• Set
Robert Edmond Jones• Coming about when film started to become…
o La Travita- Opera, projection screens, using lighting to cr…
o Line... o Mass... o Composition... o Texture... o Color
o CAD computer assisted design... o Floor plan... o Elevations... o Re…
Directors Concept
Robert Edmond Jones• Coming about when film started to become…
Josef Svobada
o La Travita- Opera, projection screens, using lighting to cr…
20 terms
theatre 2
sew
literally
simply
formed
szyć, uszyć
dosłownie
po prostu, zwyczajnie, prosto
utworzony, założony
sew
szyć, uszyć
literally
dosłownie
40 terms
Theatre 2
Proscenium
Arena
Thrust
Center stage
Picture frame stage
Stage surrounded by audience members on all sides
Stage surrounded by audience members on three sides
strongest position on a stage
Proscenium
Picture frame stage
Arena
Stage surrounded by audience members on all sides
200 terms
Theatre History Exam #2
humanism, progress
tradition, stasis
gods, humans
Natayasastra
Western myth and art tends to emphasize ______, change, and _…
Eastern myth and art tends to emphasize ______ and ______. (a…
Eastern myth and art supports the idea that there is no dicho…
Sanksrit drama "rulebook" created by Bharata that is similar…
humanism, progress
Western myth and art tends to emphasize ______, change, and _…
tradition, stasis
Eastern myth and art tends to emphasize ______ and ______. (a…
25 terms
Theatre 2
Click
Anger
Charlie Chaplin
Chest
The setting up of an action with definite hand movements for…
The emotion coveted when eyes narrow brows furrow and jaws se…
A silent film star who was a master of pantomime
The body parts where most movements begin
Click
The setting up of an action with definite hand movements for…
Anger
The emotion coveted when eyes narrow brows furrow and jaws se…
Theatre 2
ancient greek philosopher
student of plato
influenced early Christian though, esp…
wrote Oedipus rex
Aristotle
Aristotle
Aristotle
Aristotle
ancient greek philosopher
Aristotle
student of plato
Aristotle
11 terms
Theatre 2
What are theater spaces?
What are the procedures in scenic desi…
Pencil sketch or thumbnail
Color rendering
The type of stages
Pencil sketch Color rendering and model set
To express your initial idea
Colorful floor plan
What are theater spaces?
The type of stages
What are the procedures in scenic desi…
Pencil sketch Color rendering and model set
10 terms
Theatre 2
Apron
Stage manager
Upstage
Thirst stage
The acting area of the stage that extends beyond rhe proscenium
The director's technical liaison backstage during rehearsals…
The stage area away from the audience
A combination of the proscenium and the arena stages, with th…
Apron
The acting area of the stage that extends beyond rhe proscenium
Stage manager
The director's technical liaison backstage during rehearsals…
24 terms
THEATRE #2
Blackface
Yellowface
Mammy
Uncle Tom
Makeup to look like a black person
Makeup to look like an Asian person
Stereotypical representation of a black woman who was a nanny
Portraying black men as domestic servants
Blackface
Makeup to look like a black person
Yellowface
Makeup to look like an Asian person
19 terms
Theatre 2
Crisis
Critique
Cue
Denouement
A decisive point in the plot of a play on which the outcome o…
Opinions and comments based on predetermined criteria that ma…
A signal, either verbal or physical, that indicates something…
The final resolution of the conflict in a plot.
Crisis
A decisive point in the plot of a play on which the outcome o…
Critique
Opinions and comments based on predetermined criteria that ma…
26 terms
Theatre 2
Intensity, color, direction, shape, mo…
Gobos
Gel
Floodlight
Elements of light design (5)
Projection placed over lights
Different colors placed over lights
Broad light. Often used to illuminate cycloramas at the rear…
Intensity, color, direction, shape, mo…
Elements of light design (5)
Gobos
Projection placed over lights
17 terms
Theatre Vocab Quarter 2
Upstage
Downstage
Stage Left
Stage Right
The area of the performance space that is farthest away from…
The area of the performance space that is closest to the audi…
the part of the stage on the actor's left as the actor faces…
the part of the stage on the actor's right as the actor faces…
Upstage
The area of the performance space that is farthest away from…
Downstage
The area of the performance space that is closest to the audi…
Theatre History Asian Theatre 2
The most famous Zaju play is ...
The Romance pf the Western Chamber was…
The circle of chalk was ...
With the overthrow of the Mongols came…
the Romance of the Western Chamber
Wang Shifu
adapted in the 20th century by Bertolt Brecht.
towards conservatism and literary drama.
The most famous Zaju play is ...
the Romance of the Western Chamber
The Romance pf the Western Chamber was…
Wang Shifu
90 terms
Theatre 2
Romanticism
more NATURAL
Human existence is a compound of duali…
Art and philosophy
creation from Absolute Being... all creation contains eternal ea…
more TRUE
body and soul... physical and spiritual... temporal and eternal... fin…
thought of as superior forms of knowledge in romanticism
Romanticism
creation from Absolute Being... all creation contains eternal ea…
more NATURAL
more TRUE
32 terms
Theatre 2
Began Restoration
Aphra Behn
Charles Darwin
Karl Marx
Charles II
The Rover
Origin of the Species
Das Kapital
Began Restoration
Charles II
Aphra Behn
The Rover
36 terms
Theatre #2
3 parts of text
5 ground rules of theatre (LLSBI)
Climactic structure
Episodic structure
Subject, purpose, and perspective
Limited space, limited time, strongly opposed forces, balance…
Plot begins late in story... Scences and character are limited (…
A lot of people and places... Very dramatized
3 parts of text
Subject, purpose, and perspective
5 ground rules of theatre (LLSBI)
Limited space, limited time, strongly opposed forces, balance…
16 terms
Theatre #2
Apron
Backdrop
Backstage
Design Team
The acting area of the stage that extends beyond the procenium
A painted cloth Hun at the back of a theatre stage as part of…
All areas of a stage other than the acting area that are out…
Those who design and coordinate a production's set, props, li…
Apron
The acting area of the stage that extends beyond the procenium
Backdrop
A painted cloth Hun at the back of a theatre stage as part of…
23 terms
Theatre 2
Given circumstances
Actor's Equity Association (AEA)
Screen Actors Guide (SAG)
Headshot/ Resume
Facts about a character or character's situation and background
Stage actors union.
Screen Actors Union (tv or film)
Actors 8x10 picture and resume of training and roles performed.
Given circumstances
Facts about a character or character's situation and background
Actor's Equity Association (AEA)
Stage actors union.
13 terms
Theatre 2
Diaphragm
Breath control
Quality
Pitch
The muscle located between the abdomen and a ribcage
The amount of force you use inhaling and exhaling
The voice element that makes one person sound different from…
Musical tone of a voice
Diaphragm
The muscle located between the abdomen and a ribcage
Breath control
The amount of force you use inhaling and exhaling
10 terms
Theatre 2
Commedia del arte
Zanni
Renaissance
Second lovers
Literally translated commedy of art
The stupid bird like commedia character
The time period that gave birth to commedia
The sill stupid and madly in love young teenagers
Commedia del arte
Literally translated commedy of art
Zanni
The stupid bird like commedia character
theatre 2
plot, character, thought, diction, mus…
plot
character
thought
aristotle's 6 components of a play
selection and arrangement of incidence and events in a play (…
figures in the play, usual human but not necessarily so, are…
also known as the theme or extracted intellectual content of…
plot, character, thought, diction, mus…
aristotle's 6 components of a play
plot
selection and arrangement of incidence and events in a play (…
theatre 2
Scenes should include a beginning, a _…
Ators will spend time _____________ th…
An actor begins defining his character…
articulation, diction, and projection…
climax
blocking
posture
speech
Scenes should include a beginning, a _…
climax
Ators will spend time _____________ th…
blocking
43 terms
theatre 2
Polis
Theatron
stage flats
periaktoi
the people, the city
where people see themselves and their city
painted surfaces which may appear three dimensional (represen…
triangular painted surfaces
Polis
the people, the city
Theatron
where people see themselves and their city
10 terms
Theatre 2
Kabuki
Level
Make up
Masking
One of the traditional forms of japanese theatre, originating…
The height of an actor as determined by his or her body posit…
Cosmetics and sometimes hairstyles that an actor wears on sta…
Used behind stage windows and doors to hide backstage are fro…
Kabuki
One of the traditional forms of japanese theatre, originating…
Level
The height of an actor as determined by his or her body posit…
16 terms
Theatre 2
Ceremonies:
Rituals
Observed theatre:
Participatory:
a formal religious or public occasion, typically one celebrat…
a religious or solemn ceremony consisting of a series of acti…
the audience participates vicariously or empathetically with…
becoming a participant in the show, ex: joining in the singin…
Ceremonies:
a formal religious or public occasion, typically one celebrat…
Rituals
a religious or solemn ceremony consisting of a series of acti…
7 terms
Terms #2 - Theatre II
Adrenaline
Articulation
Pliable
Professional
A hormone that produces the feeling of sudden increased energy
Saying all parts of the word distinctly
Easily bent, flexible
People who make a living in their chosen line of work
Adrenaline
A hormone that produces the feeling of sudden increased energy
Articulation
Saying all parts of the word distinctly
12 terms
Theatre 2
Spontainety
Agreement
Chivalry
Wimping
The ability to speak without editing ones thoughts with the g…
The ability to say "yes and..." To all ideas and offers. The…
The ability to be changed by others offers, to let go of ones…
Failing to progress a scene by not adding to another improvie…
Spontainety
The ability to speak without editing ones thoughts with the g…
Agreement
The ability to say "yes and..." To all ideas and offers. The…
11 terms
theatre 2
said live the life of the character on…
the series of action for the ultimate…
2 modes of performance
acknowledges audience presentational (…
Konstatin Stain Slaviski
performance
direct and indirect
direct
said live the life of the character on…
Konstatin Stain Slaviski
the series of action for the ultimate…
performance
68 terms
Theatre 2
Credibility
Intrigue
Speakability
Stage-ability
Characters must act believably
Keeps our interest
Achieves maximum impact when character speaks
Dialogue must fit with physical activity
Credibility
Characters must act believably
Intrigue
Keeps our interest
10 terms
Theatre 2
Downstage
Apron
Arena Stage
House
The stage area toward the audience
The acting area of the stage that extends beyond the proscenium
A performance space in which the audience sits all around the…
The auditorium, or the area toward the audience
Downstage
The stage area toward the audience
Apron
The acting area of the stage that extends beyond the proscenium
10 terms
Theatre 2
Apron
Arena stage
Downstage
House
Acting area of the stage that extends beyond the proscenium
A performance space in which the audience sits all around the…
Stage area toward the audience
Auditorium, or area where the audience sits
Apron
Acting area of the stage that extends beyond the proscenium
Arena stage
A performance space in which the audience sits all around the…
9 terms
theatre 2
self confidence
self image
respect
self talk
belief in your worth and abilities as a person
the way we see ourselves
consideration for and accepting of ourselves and others inclu…
mental comments and opinions we repeat to ourselves constantly
self confidence
belief in your worth and abilities as a person
self image
the way we see ourselves
37 terms
theatre 2
2 main genres
Types of tragedy
types of comedy
parody
1) comedy "life is continuous"... 2)tragedy "life is finite"
Melodramas- good vs. bad (no in between)
1)Parody... 2)Satire... 3) slapstick... 4)farce
comedic retelling of something we love
2 main genres
1) comedy "life is continuous"... 2)tragedy "life is finite"
Types of tragedy
Melodramas- good vs. bad (no in between)
63 terms
theatre 2
lighting designer
the English renaissance theater of the…
1st tudor
2nd
needs to know latest and most current fixture and what they c…
instituted after the wzr of the roses ends in 1485
henry vii rules 1485 1509
henry viii rules 1509 1547
lighting designer
needs to know latest and most current fixture and what they c…
the English renaissance theater of the…
instituted after the wzr of the roses ends in 1485
91 terms
Theatre #2
Chapter 8: The Modern Theatre - Realism
Origins for/Driving factors of realism
First significant result of realism
'Type' of theatre in Realism era
...
Don't want to adhere to Neoclassical Rules in the 18th Centur…
Romanticism spawned from Realism ... excite mind and body ... reali…
Percenium - large scale and audience on one side actors on an…
Chapter 8: The Modern Theatre - Realism
...
Origins for/Driving factors of realism
Don't want to adhere to Neoclassical Rules in the 18th Centur…
18 terms
Theatre 2
Tragedy
Comedy
Melodrama
Elizabethan Theatre
*main character: reversal of fortunes + fall from great heigh…
*not necessarily funny... *old vs new... *types: satire, farce, (bl…
*inherently conservative (middle-class values threatened + sa…
*public outdoor theater vs private indoor theater... *1574: mast…
Tragedy
*main character: reversal of fortunes + fall from great heigh…
Comedy
*not necessarily funny... *old vs new... *types: satire, farce, (bl…
123 terms
Theatre Exam #2 (History of theatre)
Greek Theatre
Dithyramb
Dionysus
City of Dionysus
Theatrical events in honor of the god Dionysus, included play…
Sung ritual hymn
God of wine, fertility, and theatre
In Athens where major religious festivals occur
Greek Theatre
Theatrical events in honor of the god Dionysus, included play…
Dithyramb
Sung ritual hymn
17 terms
Theatre 2
Stock Characters
Manners
Model
Satire
Two Dimensional characters that are easily recognized, who ac…
Witty dialogue which expose the excess, foibles and peculiari…
A three dimension scale representation of the set design is t…
Using wit, irony and exaggeration to expose evil or foolishne…
Stock Characters
Two Dimensional characters that are easily recognized, who ac…
Manners
Witty dialogue which expose the excess, foibles and peculiari…
42 terms
Theatre 2
primary function of set design
design meeting
box set
how set designers communicate ideas
• communicate ideas
• communicating with the director... • directors concept express…
• represented an interior space by enclosing the stage w/ 3 w…
• colors=emotion... • interpret visuals as symbols... 1) sketch... 2)…
primary function of set design
• communicate ideas
design meeting
• communicating with the director... • directors concept express…
33 terms
Theatre 2
Concept
David Cromer
Character rehearsals
Dress rehearsals
The director comes up with this; the idea that drives the who…
A modern director; directed a production of Our Town in one o…
Rehearsals used to fine tune acting
Rehearsals where actors wear costumes and makeup
Concept
The director comes up with this; the idea that drives the who…
David Cromer
A modern director; directed a production of Our Town in one o…
67 terms
Theatre 2
Fill in the blank:... Choose a _______
Fill in the blank:... Make a list of thre…
Fill in the blank: ... Research _______ f…
Fill in the blank:... Brainstorm ________…
Name
Search words
Visuals
Physicality
Fill in the blank:... Choose a _______
Name
Fill in the blank:... Make a list of thre…
Search words
15 terms
theatre 2
medieval theatre
mystery plays and miracle plays
commedia dell arte, comedy of professi…
capitano (pompous braggart), pantalone…
not well documented due to lack of surviving text, low litera…
earliest formally developed plays in medieval europe. bible r…
popular theatre of renaissance italy
character roles popularized in italian commedia dell arte
medieval theatre
not well documented due to lack of surviving text, low litera…
mystery plays and miracle plays
earliest formally developed plays in medieval europe. bible r…
54 terms
theatre 2
the plays were about the royals and ar…
the 1st time women were ever aloud on…
famous play wright of the royal era, h…
russian play wright and director in th…
neoclassicism in the royal era
the restoration
Moliere
Anton Chekhov, Konstantin Stanislavsky and Moscow Art Theatre
the plays were about the royals and ar…
neoclassicism in the royal era
the 1st time women were ever aloud on…
the restoration
73 terms
Theatre #2
AEA
IATSE
LORT
August Wilson
Actors Equality Association
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees
League of Regulation of Theaters
background: he wrote a paper on Napoleon and got an A+ teache…
AEA
Actors Equality Association
IATSE
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees
41 terms
Theatre 2
Pieces of Theatre
live performers
live audience
space to perform
live performers... live audience... space to perform... story to tell
critical that the performers are live
someone to watch the perfomrance
spot for actors to perform, and a spot from which the audienc…
Pieces of Theatre
live performers... live audience... space to perform... story to tell
live performers
critical that the performers are live
11 terms
Theatre 2
Soliloquy
Monoloque
Pantomine
Melodrama
A speech performed by one person:gives insight in characters…
A speech performed by one person gives insight in characters…
To act something out very physical
Overacting
Soliloquy
A speech performed by one person:gives insight in characters…
Monoloque
A speech performed by one person gives insight in characters…
37 terms
Theatre 2
Soliloquy
Monologue
Scale
Who is the protagonist in Othello?
an act of speaking one's thoughts aloud when by oneself regar…
a long speech by one actor in a play or movie, or as part of…
the relationship of the performer in the set to his or her su…
Iago/Othello
Soliloquy
an act of speaking one's thoughts aloud when by oneself regar…
Monologue
a long speech by one actor in a play or movie, or as part of…
19 terms
Theatre 2
Exposition
Inciting incident
Rising action
Climax
info that gives you an idea about what has ahppend before the…
the first event that suggests the situation of the drama will…
all decisions, characters' flaws and background circumstances…
The high point of the play at which the protagonist makes an…
Exposition
info that gives you an idea about what has ahppend before the…
Inciting incident
the first event that suggests the situation of the drama will…
17 terms
Theatre 2
Climax
Resolution
Minor
Secondary characters
The moment the protagonist succeeds or fails to achieve his o…
The status of events to end a play
A character that is more like set dressing and not really par…
Characters that are necessary for the telling of the story bu…
Climax
The moment the protagonist succeeds or fails to achieve his o…
Resolution
The status of events to end a play
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