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28 terms
PSU: Theatre Ch. 9
Manuel Puig
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Magic Realism
Arthur Miller
Argentinean playwright and novelist whose work of Magic Reali…
Columbian fiction writer and Nobel Prize Laureate who was ins…
A theatrical genre in which the boundaries between the natura…
American master of Realism; author of All My Sons and Death o…
Manuel Puig
Argentinean playwright and novelist whose work of Magic Reali…
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Columbian fiction writer and Nobel Prize Laureate who was ins…
33 terms
PSU: Theatre Ch. 3
Motivation
Action
Superobjective
Values
The conscious or subconscious reason a character determines a…
Physical or psychological movement of actors while portraying…
A term used by Konstantin Stanislavski to denote a character'…
In character analysis, what a character believes to be true a…
Motivation
The conscious or subconscious reason a character determines a…
Action
Physical or psychological movement of actors while portraying…
25 terms
PSU Theatre 105 Exam 4
Theatre Today: Where can we find it?
Theatre Today: What can we expect?
Laramie Project year
10 years later year
-Broadway, Off-Broadway, etc.... -regional or resident theatres…
postmodernism
2000
2009
Theatre Today: Where can we find it?
-Broadway, Off-Broadway, etc.... -regional or resident theatres…
Theatre Today: What can we expect?
postmodernism
27 terms
PSU Theatre 105 Exam 3
Realism: Design
Realism: Writing
Realism: Writing: Anton Chekhov
Realism: Acting
set, costumes, lighting
subject matter, dialogue, psychological realism
-mostly worked with the Moscow Art Theatre with Stanislavski…
-the method takes hold ... -Hey Stella!... -Daniel Day Lewis: had e…
Realism: Design
set, costumes, lighting
Realism: Writing
subject matter, dialogue, psychological realism
16 terms
Theatre THing
Athenian festival celebrates the birth…
A mix of chant and dance and poetry wa…
A group that recited, sung, or chanted…
The first person to step out of the ch…
Dionysus
dithyramb
chorus
Thespis
Athenian festival celebrates the birth…
Dionysus
A mix of chant and dance and poetry wa…
dithyramb
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theatre terms (things)
act
act
ad lib
aside
the main sections of a musical or play
the thing that actors can do
making it up as you go along without preparatoon
a quick remark made by a character in a play which is said to…
act
the main sections of a musical or play
act
the thing that actors can do
25 terms
THEATRE PLACES & THINGS
"seeing place"
"dancing place"
Backdrop with entrances/exits
"god from the machine"
THEATRON
ORCHESTRA
SKENE
DEUS EX MACHINA
"seeing place"
THEATRON
"dancing place"
ORCHESTRA
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Theatre terms: things
Act
Ad lib
Audition
Black out
the main part or section of a play
to make things up as you go when acting without any preparation
a time when an actor goes in front of a group of people who a…
the shutting off of all lights on the stage
Act
the main part or section of a play
Ad lib
to make things up as you go when acting without any preparation
52 terms
Theatre terms: things
Audition
Libretto
Curtain
Break a leg
A time when an actor goes before a group of people who are ca…
The term that describes the book or script of a musical or op…
The screen usually of cloth which separates the stage from th…
Something people tell actors to wish them "good luck" before…
Audition
A time when an actor goes before a group of people who are ca…
Libretto
The term that describes the book or script of a musical or op…
35 terms
Theatre Terms (Things)
Ad Lib
Aside
Audition
Belt
To make up as you go without preparation
A quick remark made by a character in a play which is said to…
A time when an actor goes before a group of people who are ca…
In Musical Theatre, a style of singing which uses a loud, ful…
Ad Lib
To make up as you go without preparation
Aside
A quick remark made by a character in a play which is said to…
25 terms
Things in theatre part 2
Off Book
Overtune
Personal Props
Playbill
When director tells cast they must memorize tgeir lines and c…
Beginning music in musical theater which usually gives the au…
Props that are carried by an actor in his costume during a pe…
1. Program that contains information about production ... 2. Pos…
Off Book
When director tells cast they must memorize tgeir lines and c…
Overtune
Beginning music in musical theater which usually gives the au…
37 terms
things to know for theatre
postmodernism
Role of critic
Ways to critic
qualities of a fine play
questioning the truths ... - poses a world of contradiction wit…
to tell the audience what to look - what not to look for... - pl…
relation to person... relation to society... critic of the structur…
- credibility and intrigue... - speak ability, stageability, flo…
postmodernism
questioning the truths ... - poses a world of contradiction wit…
Role of critic
to tell the audience what to look - what not to look for... - pl…
5 terms
Globe Theatre & other things
Who built the first theater? & What wa…
What was Shakespeare' s theatre called?
What would have attending a play at th…
How did Elizabethans view the universe?
James Burbig; The Theatre
The Globe Theatre
horrible smell, very crowded
very organized & inner connected "great chain of being"
Who built the first theater? & What wa…
James Burbig; The Theatre
What was Shakespeare' s theatre called?
The Globe Theatre
Music Theatre Study Quizlet Thing
Vaudville
Operetta
Rebue
Musical
A variety show; Comedy
Comedic Opera; more complex opera
Variety Show; Dancing, no plot
A type of theatre that fuses the script, acting, and spoken d…
Vaudville
A variety show; Comedy
Operetta
Comedic Opera; more complex opera
greek and roman theatre people and things
aeschyles
sophocles
euripides
aristophones
greek playwright who expanded the number of actors and limite…
greek playwright; his characters questioned their fate and th…
greek playwright who emphasized human relationships, wrote me…
greek playwright known for comedy; skilled satirist wrote the…
aeschyles
greek playwright who expanded the number of actors and limite…
sophocles
greek playwright; his characters questioned their fate and th…
46 terms
random things to know for enjoyment of theatre
convention
plot, character, theme, diction, music…
inciting incident, point of attack, ex…
kate shindle, president of actor's equ…
the ancient custom of accepting and believing things onstage…
list in order the six elements of drama as defined by Aristotle
the seven sections of a dramatic structure plot are, in order…
who wrote the hamilton discussion board article?
convention
the ancient custom of accepting and believing things onstage…
plot, character, theme, diction, music…
list in order the six elements of drama as defined by Aristotle
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PSU Theatre 105 Vocab for Exam 2 (Ch. 9, 10, 11, 3)
Auguste Comte
Karl Marx
Charles Darwin
Sigmund Freud
(1798-1857), French philosopher, was founder of modern sociol…
The Communist Manifesto in 1848. Human history was written ar…
(1809-1882) wrote The Origin of Species.
(1856-1939) He attacked the very heart of respectability, app…
Auguste Comte
(1798-1857), French philosopher, was founder of modern sociol…
Karl Marx
The Communist Manifesto in 1848. Human history was written ar…
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MGMT 301 PSU exam 2 lists of things to know
5 steps for traditional decision-makin…
Process of planning (5)
Big 6 planning tools
Best planning includes (4)
1. Identify problem... 2. Generate and evaluate alternative cou…
1. Determine objectives... 2. Find current state... 3. develop prem…
1. goal setting ... 2. forecasting - based on experiences... 3. con…
1. action oriented... 2. change oriented... 3. advantage oriented... 4…
5 steps for traditional decision-makin…
1. Identify problem... 2. Generate and evaluate alternative cou…
Process of planning (5)
1. Determine objectives... 2. Find current state... 3. develop prem…
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Ch. 1 important things to know for theatre
Propoganda
Non traditional casting
Professional theatre
Broadway
Material specifically designed to advocate a particular point…
Also called color blind casting. Casting actors of a differen…
Created by individuals who make a living (or at least attempt…
Both a particular area of New York (theatre district bordered…
Propoganda
Material specifically designed to advocate a particular point…
Non traditional casting
Also called color blind casting. Casting actors of a differen…
20 terms
Theatre Vocabualry: Nauty things to do in improvisation
Agreed upon activities/commenting
Blocking
Bridging
Cancelling
Talking about the activity at hand and not the relationship o…
Something that stops the narrative from going forward.
Setting up something in the future and slowing down.
Saying or doing something and then taking it right back.
Agreed upon activities/commenting
Talking about the activity at hand and not the relationship o…
Blocking
Something that stops the narrative from going forward.
29 terms
Theatre Final (things we talked about in class)
Origins of theatre
Greeks
Dionysus
Greek tragedy
No one really knows, but imitation and storytelling were invo…
Used stories to explain happenings with the Gods... Intertwined…
Greek theatre was presented in honor of him to praise him... Th…
Aeschylus-->first; added a second actor to the stage to allow…
Origins of theatre
No one really knows, but imitation and storytelling were invo…
Greeks
Used stories to explain happenings with the Gods... Intertwined…
51 terms
Theatre Things I Can't Remember to Save My Life
V effect
Porgy and Bess
Antonin Artaud
Theatre of Cruelty
-alienation of the audience... -Brect: you know what you're watc…
-"folk opera"... -classically trained African-Americans, cold wa…
Theatre of Cruelty
remove aesthetic distance through masks and costumes, launch…
V effect
-alienation of the audience... -Brect: you know what you're watc…
Porgy and Bess
-"folk opera"... -classically trained African-Americans, cold wa…
12 terms
bio organization of living things
subatomic particles
molecules
macromolecules
tissues
protons neutrons electrons
atoms chemically joined
carbs, proteins, nucleic acids, lipids
groups of cells performing the same function
subatomic particles
protons neutrons electrons
molecules
atoms chemically joined
9 terms
Musical Theatre History-Special things to know about shows
Oh Calcutta
Grease
Pippin
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to t…
First all-nude musical
Mocked individuality, glorified conformity... Longest running sh…
Comedia de arte... The show/year when Bob Fosse won a Triple Crown
First show Sondheim wrote music and lyrics for
Oh Calcutta
First all-nude musical
Grease
Mocked individuality, glorified conformity... Longest running sh…
8 terms
8 things that sound and music can do for theatre
motivate and indicate
establish
locate
create
motivate actions onstage and indicate events taking place off…
establish the time of day, season, weather
locate the action in a specific space
create mood and changes in mood
motivate and indicate
motivate actions onstage and indicate events taking place off…
establish
establish the time of day, season, weather
33 terms
JC persuasion terms
logical appeals
facts and statistics
expert testimony
anecdotal evidence
Persuading by giving logical evidence or reasoning
persuasion with the use of data
testimony from people who are recognized experts
personal experience, interview, family experience, survey
logical appeals
Persuading by giving logical evidence or reasoning
facts and statistics
persuasion with the use of data
44 terms
Kochanski's Shakespeare things, Greek theatre (theater), and Julius Caesar terms
Greek Drama
Dionysus
tragos
Thespis
Origin of all western drama that began in the 6th century
theater was originally used to worship this god through song…
the word for "goat-song" from which tragedy is derived
the first actor (a form of his name is used to describe actor…
Greek Drama
Origin of all western drama that began in the 6th century
Dionysus
theater was originally used to worship this god through song…
81 terms
online safety
What % of teens are exposed to porn?
Best tool for screening material on th…
Rules for using the internet
How to keep your password safe
25%
Use common sense.
1. Create strong passwords- use nonsense passwords that... are h…
Create obscure passwords
What % of teens are exposed to porn?
25%
Best tool for screening material on th…
Use common sense.
35 terms
Technical Theatre I - Tools
Claw Hammer
Flat Head Screwdriver
Measuring Tape
Framing Square
Carpenter's tool used to drive (using the head) and pull nail…
AKA Standard Screwdriver, a tool used to loosen or tighten sl…
similar to a ruler, this soft flexible tape measures length,…
Large steel L-shape, typically 16 inches long on the bottom l…
Claw Hammer
Carpenter's tool used to drive (using the head) and pull nail…
Flat Head Screwdriver
AKA Standard Screwdriver, a tool used to loosen or tighten sl…
10 terms
Theatre performing arts business - event spaces
Venue
Receiving theatre
Arts centre
Multi use space
A space which hosts productions
A theatre that hosts other theatre companies that are on tour
A place where you can see a range of events, including perfor…
A space that has arts events and non-arts events like wedding…
Venue
A space which hosts productions
Receiving theatre
A theatre that hosts other theatre companies that are on tour
70 terms
Thing home
ice creams
milk
computer
happy
ice creams
milk
14 terms
Theatre performing arts business - Technical speak
Cue
Prompt Script
L.X. cues
Sound cues
Visual or audio signal for something to happen
Copy of the script full of notes and cues for things like mus…
Signal for changes in lighting states, to be marked in the sc…
Signal for sound effects or changes in music
Cue
Visual or audio signal for something to happen
Prompt Script
Copy of the script full of notes and cues for things like mus…
70 terms
Thing home
ice creams
milk
computer
happy
ice creams
milk
72 terms
Theatre In Your Life Ch1-4
4 Elements of Live Theatre
Actor
Audience
Space
Actor, Audience, Space, Story
essential to theatre, central artist, portray character, brin…
people who witness the enactment with the actors
place transformed for performance, shows relationship between…
4 Elements of Live Theatre
Actor, Audience, Space, Story
Actor
essential to theatre, central artist, portray character, brin…
56 terms
Theatre Final
Production History of the Oresteia
Costuming the Oresteia
Oral Effects of Choral Delivery
Robert Edmund Jones - Scene Designer
Significant productions of the oresteia:... - BBC Radio Producti…
- evidence comes from vases... - long robes or short tunics... - co…
- The meter and rhyme scheme of the chorus is different from…
- scenic: lighting, costume designer... - published articles abo…
Production History of the Oresteia
Significant productions of the oresteia:... - BBC Radio Producti…
Costuming the Oresteia
- evidence comes from vases... - long robes or short tunics... - co…
Theatre Studies: Key concepts and terms
Acting
Acting Skills
Acting Space
Actor use of space
The actor uses expressive skills and acting skills. When port…
These are the skills an actor brings to a performance aside f…
The space an actor performs on and in. The selection and use…
How the actors use the space will have an effect on the actor…
Acting
The actor uses expressive skills and acting skills. When port…
Acting Skills
These are the skills an actor brings to a performance aside f…
30 terms
Theatre Terms ejmoss
actor/actress
character
protagonist
antagonist
person acting in a play
person or animal that takes part in the action of a play
most important character, the main character (good)
character who is against the main character (bad)
actor/actress
person acting in a play
character
person or animal that takes part in the action of a play
29 terms
Greek Theatre
Antagonist
Catharsis
Chorus
Dialogue
Chief opponent of the protagonist in a Greek play.
In literature and art, a purification of emotions.
Bystanders in a play who present odes on the action. Purpose…
Conversation between characters in a play.
Antagonist
Chief opponent of the protagonist in a Greek play.
Catharsis
In literature and art, a purification of emotions.
19 terms
Asian Theatre
Peking Opera
What 3 things did Chinese theatre gene…
Pear Garden
3 things about pear garden
a type of Chinese theatre known for the style of singing danc…
Ancestor Worship, Military Glory, faithfulness to a husband.
Chinese school for actors
founded by Ming Huang... Outdoor school... very successful
Peking Opera
a type of Chinese theatre known for the style of singing danc…
What 3 things did Chinese theatre gene…
Ancestor Worship, Military Glory, faithfulness to a husband.
93 terms
Theatre Appreciation Mid-Term
Theatre
Art
Aesthetic Distance
Willing Suspension of Disbelief
Any activity regarded as a medium of imaginative or creative…
- 1) literary 2) visual 3) performance... ~ reflection of life t…
A psychological perspective or attitude which should exist on…
to put aside any doubts about the narrative being presented
Theatre
Any activity regarded as a medium of imaginative or creative…
Art
- 1) literary 2) visual 3) performance... ~ reflection of life t…
19 terms
Theatre 319: Modern Final
Neoclassicism
Age of Enlightenment
Romanticism
Melodrama
Structure and order, geometry, all things Greek and Roman, hu…
Structure, order, individual will, rational/original thought…
Natural state, individual genius, emotions are good, society…
Emotion, heroics, simple moral lessons
Neoclassicism
Structure and order, geometry, all things Greek and Roman, hu…
Age of Enlightenment
Structure, order, individual will, rational/original thought…
29 terms
Greek Theatre
Antagonist
Catharsis
Chorus
Dialogue
Chief opponent of the protagonist in a Greek play.
In literature and art, a purification of emotions.
Bystanders in a play who present odes on the action. Purpose…
Conversation between characters in a play.
Antagonist
Chief opponent of the protagonist in a Greek play.
Catharsis
In literature and art, a purification of emotions.
30 terms
Theatre Movement Vocabulary
action
body language
cheat out
creativity
movement
the messages sent with one's body position, posture, facial e…
to turn out more towards the audience, similar to "opening up…
use of artistry and originality in performance.
action
movement
body language
the messages sent with one's body position, posture, facial e…
32 terms
theatre quiz
American Seating
Apron
Arena
Backstage/Offstage
Has aisles and less leg room
In front of the picture frame
Stage where everyone sits around
Where actors change and enter
American Seating
Has aisles and less leg room
Apron
In front of the picture frame
261 terms
Theatre EC-12 Test
Backstage
Counter-Cross
Cross
Downstage
the area behind the stage.
moving in the opposite direction of an actor making a cross.
movement across the stage.
moving toward the audience.
Backstage
the area behind the stage.
Counter-Cross
moving in the opposite direction of an actor making a cross.
41 terms
Theatre Vocab
ensemble
downstage
upstage
stage right
A group of people who work together for a common purpose or g…
The area of the stage closest to the audience
The area of the stage farthest from the audience
The right side of the stage from the perspective of an actor…
ensemble
A group of people who work together for a common purpose or g…
downstage
The area of the stage closest to the audience
156 terms
Tech Theatre Exam
If you are going to adjust the pulleys…
The purchase line (the rope) is most c…
If you have a fixed drape flies up and…
A drapery that flies partially offstag…
The grid
manila
a leg
tormentor
If you are going to adjust the pulleys…
The grid
The purchase line (the rope) is most c…
manila
8 terms
The Necklace Readers Theatre
ashamed
handsome
a hit
to be thrilled
embarrassed
good looking
a success
to be very happy
ashamed
embarrassed
handsome
good looking
106 terms
theatre midterm 1
people, space, elements & time ... has an…
play(s) in the past
modern play(s)
1 tell us how universe works... 2 how to…
theater
author telling you how to live life, what is right
less of a theme/lesson or moral
3 parts of plays
people, space, elements & time ... has an…
theater
play(s) in the past
author telling you how to live life, what is right
40 terms
Theatre Appreciation Midterm
Peter Brooks 3 things needed for theatre
Aristotle 6 Elements of dram a
The spectrum's of "appreciating" theatre
Metatheatre
audience, shared space, actor
Spectacle, Rhythm, Language, Thought, Character, Plot [Aristo…
Amusement ↔ Art... Entertainment ↔ Efficacy ... Empathy ↔ Aesthetic…
is theatre that comments on the fact that it is theatrical. T…
Peter Brooks 3 things needed for theatre
audience, shared space, actor
Aristotle 6 Elements of dram a
Spectacle, Rhythm, Language, Thought, Character, Plot [Aristo…
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