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World Theater
noh
noh
noh
noh
walk in sliding manner
six main dance types
drums and flute
fan is most common prop, minimal props
noh
walk in sliding manner
noh
six main dance types
World Theater
Myth
Pageant
Parable
Parody
A traditional story, esp one concerning the early history of…
A public entertainment consisting of a procession of people i…
a simple story used to illustrate a moral or spiritual lesson…
an imitation of the style of a particular writer, artist, or…
Myth
A traditional story, esp one concerning the early history of…
Pageant
A public entertainment consisting of a procession of people i…
26 terms
Eastern world Theater Traditions
Asian drama is rarely _________
Asian drama is mostly _________
Asian drama is appreciated for its ___…
how actors train in Asian drama
spoken
danced, chanted, mimed, and sung
sound
they train in traditional forms in long apprentenshiips
Asian drama is rarely _________
spoken
Asian drama is mostly _________
danced, chanted, mimed, and sung
56 terms
World Theater History
This is an age of
The idea of an Age of Extremes was put…
Theater is an act of
Key background info of the 19th century
Extremes
Eric Hobsbawm
representation
Industrial/Agricultural Revolutions, Rise of literacy and nat…
This is an age of
Extremes
The idea of an Age of Extremes was put…
Eric Hobsbawm
50 terms
PERSPECTIVES OF WORLD THEATER MIDTERM
Aristotle's Poetics
Hamartia
Catharsis
Freytag's Triangle
the earliest surviving work of dramatic theory and the first…
a fatal flaw leading to the downfall of a tragic hero or hero…
the process of releasing, and thereby providing relief from,…
Aristotle's Poetics
the earliest surviving work of dramatic theory and the first…
Hamartia
a fatal flaw leading to the downfall of a tragic hero or hero…
World Theater Terms
colonialism
Postcolonial
Euro-centric
European influenced
The policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political…
The reaction or assimilation of culture that occurs when the…
Centered around Europe, for plays, where the center of the pl…
Influenced in some way by European ideas or culture
colonialism
The policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political…
Postcolonial
The reaction or assimilation of culture that occurs when the…
5 terms
World Theater Vocab
Play
Playwright
Acts
Scenes
A story written to be acted in front of an audience
The author of a play
Like chapters in a book
Acts are divided into these
Play
A story written to be acted in front of an audience
Playwright
The author of a play
6 terms
World War II- European Theater
Cause of World War II
Tuskegee Airmen
D-Day
End of the War
Appeasement fails and Germany (Hitler) invades Poland and par…
All African-American combat pilots who escorted US bombers in…
June 6, 1944... US and Allies invade Normandy, France to push th…
Hitler commits suicide after Soviets approach from the East a…
Cause of World War II
Appeasement fails and Germany (Hitler) invades Poland and par…
Tuskegee Airmen
All African-American combat pilots who escorted US bombers in…
7 terms
World War II- Pacific Theater
Japanese Imperialism
US response to Japanese Imperialsim
Pearl Harbor attack
Navajo Code Talkers
Japan invades China and most of Southeast Asia.
Embargo (not trading) with Japan
Japanese surprise attack on US Navy base in Hawaii. December…
Navajo Indians whose language could not be broken by Japanese…
Japanese Imperialism
Japan invades China and most of Southeast Asia.
US response to Japanese Imperialsim
Embargo (not trading) with Japan
18 terms
World Lit- Technical Theater
Proscenium stage
Thrust stage
Arena stage
Black box theater
Audience on 1 side of stage (CG)
Stage thrusted into audience. Audience on 3 sides of stage (JB)
Stage surrounded by audience. Audience on 4 sides of stage (B…
Black room, audience sits anywhere (fringe)
Proscenium stage
Audience on 1 side of stage (CG)
Thrust stage
Stage thrusted into audience. Audience on 3 sides of stage (JB)
E 19 Drama-The World of Theater
script
dialogue
stage directions
stage left
the written form of a play
Conversation between characters
an instruction in the text of a play, especially one indicati…
the left side of the stage from the actor's perspective as he…
script
the written form of a play
dialogue
Conversation between characters
48 terms
World Theater Exam 1
convention
dramatic theater vs epic theater
A-effect
Empathy
Beijing Opera:... -walking in a large circle always symbolizes t…
epic theater: social being determines thought. The way you th…
alienation effect- technique designed to distance the audienc…
emotional connection- defining characteristic of theater
convention
Beijing Opera:... -walking in a large circle always symbolizes t…
dramatic theater vs epic theater
epic theater: social being determines thought. The way you th…
35 terms
World Theater Final Exam
Galatea
George Bernard Shaw
Alfred P. Doolittle
Aristophanes
the statue of ivory carved by Pygmalion that he carved with h…
The only person to win a Nobel Prize and an Academy Award (Be…
part of the subplot, he shows up at Professor Henry Higgins'…
Ancient Greek author of Lysistrata
Galatea
the statue of ivory carved by Pygmalion that he carved with h…
George Bernard Shaw
The only person to win a Nobel Prize and an Academy Award (Be…
40 terms
Chapter 9: The World of Music and Theater & Theater
el clarinete
el/la compositor/a
el coro
el cuarteto
clarinet
composer
choir
quartet
el clarinete
clarinet
el/la compositor/a
composer
World Theater II Final
Living Theater
Ziegfeld
Feminist Theater Forms
Valdes
Founded 1946 By Julian Beck and Judith Malina... America's first…
Producer of Ziegfeld Follies
An approach based on the belief that women's place in the the…
Zoot Suit... Farm workers theater "El Teatro Campasino"
Living Theater
Founded 1946 By Julian Beck and Judith Malina... America's first…
Ziegfeld
Producer of Ziegfeld Follies
20 terms
the world of music and theater... :/
coro
cuarteto
cuerdas
organista
choir
quartet
strings
organist
coro
choir
cuarteto
quartet
World Literature Greek Theater
Why was Greek theater important?
Where was Greek theater held?
What might a Greek actor also be?
What is a citizens civic duty?
Honored the gods, entertainment, and was a significant indepe…
Outdoors in ancient Greece.
A government official or influential businessman.
To participate in Greek drama.
Why was Greek theater important?
Honored the gods, entertainment, and was a significant indepe…
Where was Greek theater held?
Outdoors in ancient Greece.
Perspectives in World Theater Final
Themes in Mother Courage
Mother Courage was written about what…
Mother Courage was written by who and…
Who is Mother Courage?
-war is more about profit than principles... -in a war-driven so…
the Thirty Years War (1618-1648)
Bertolt Brecht in 1941
A war profiteer who runs a canteen business in the war, bring…
Themes in Mother Courage
-war is more about profit than principles... -in a war-driven so…
Mother Courage was written about what…
the Thirty Years War (1618-1648)
Perspectives in World Theater Midterm
Aristotle's Poetics
Hamartia
Catharsis
Freytag's Triangle
-Tragedy is higher than history because it shows rather than…
Tragic, fatal flaw or mistake: Aristotle says that in the ide…
Cleansing of the tragic emotions of pity and fear, bring thes…
Diagram of a plot with unity of action... Beginning (incentive m…
Aristotle's Poetics
-Tragedy is higher than history because it shows rather than…
Hamartia
Tragic, fatal flaw or mistake: Aristotle says that in the ide…
20 terms
Theater World History Midterm
The first formal black theatre in Amer…
James_________ become the first black…
During the _________ _______ in plays…
Adolph Appia was the 1st to develop a…
C. The african Grove Theatre
B. Hewlett
B. English Renaissance, herioc
B. Symbolic Sets
The first formal black theatre in Amer…
C. The african Grove Theatre
James_________ become the first black…
B. Hewlett
14 terms
Chapter 9: The World of Theater
el ballet
la comedia
la danza
el decorado
ballet
comedy
dance
set
el ballet
ballet
la comedia
comedy
World History | WW2 | European Theater
Operation Sea Lion
Operation Bararossa
The Blitz
Evacuation of Dunkirk
Nazi Germany plan to invade Great Britain
Nazi Germany invasion of USSR; Started 22 June 1941
Nazi Germany bombing of Britain from 1940 to 1941; Borrowed f…
Allied troops evacuated on beaches of Dunkirk, France; Early…
Operation Sea Lion
Nazi Germany plan to invade Great Britain
Operation Bararossa
Nazi Germany invasion of USSR; Started 22 June 1941
World History Greek Theater
Thespian
Hubris
Tragic Hero
6 elements of a tragedy
an actor or actress coming from the Greek root Thespis which…
excessive pride/ self confidence; usually leads to a downfall
has a tragic flaw which makes them have a downfall but in the…
Plot, character, diction, thought, spectacle, and music
Thespian
an actor or actress coming from the Greek root Thespis which…
Hubris
excessive pride/ self confidence; usually leads to a downfall
15 terms
World Theater final
Mother Courage and Her Children
A Streetcar Named Desire
Death of a Salesman
Waiting for Godot
1941, Bertolt Brecht
1947, Tennessee Williams
1949, Arthur Miller
1953, Samuel Beckett
Mother Courage and Her Children
1941, Bertolt Brecht
A Streetcar Named Desire
1947, Tennessee Williams
21 terms
World Theater Midterm
6 Elements of Drama
Linear Narrative structure (6 points &…
3 Unities of Aristotle's Poectic
5 Characteristics of the Tragic hero (…
Plot, Character, Theme, Dialogue, Song, Spectacle
Introduction (exposition), Crisis (inciting incident), Rising…
Time, Place, Action (plot)
High rank, tragic flaw (hamartia), Recognition (anagnorisis),…
6 Elements of Drama
Plot, Character, Theme, Dialogue, Song, Spectacle
Linear Narrative structure (6 points &…
Introduction (exposition), Crisis (inciting incident), Rising…
World War II (European Theater)
Axis Powers
Nazi-Soviet Nonaggression Pact
Grand Alliance (Allies)
Blitzkreig
in World War II, the nations of Germany, Italy, and Japan, wh…
A pact between Stalin and Hitler that stated that if either o…
Led by the United States, Britain, and the Soviet Union, it w…
German word meaning "lightning war" which describes the swift…
Axis Powers
in World War II, the nations of Germany, Italy, and Japan, wh…
Nazi-Soviet Nonaggression Pact
A pact between Stalin and Hitler that stated that if either o…
64 terms
Module 4 Theater of the World: Asian and American Theater
1) how is Asian theater different than…
in the video clips pay attention to:
map of Asia
East vs. West
not a difference that is hard to notice
-similarities and differences ... -theatrical conventions... -funct…
india, china, japan ... asia is largest continent on the planet…
cultural difference, not geographical... boundaries are not fixe…
1) how is Asian theater different than…
not a difference that is hard to notice
in the video clips pay attention to:
-similarities and differences ... -theatrical conventions... -funct…
Theaters of World War One
Brest Livosk Treaty
Victory in East
United States Entry into war
Cambrai Offensive
October 1917
December 1917
June 1918
20 November
Brest Livosk Treaty
October 1917
Victory in East
December 1917
World War II European Theater
Study of WWI
US Army Take-Aways from the European…
German Strategic Objectives (Russia 1…
ALLIED STRATEGY
GERMANY: LARGE GROUP (OS & NCOs)... - WIDE DATA BASE... - VICTORI…
THE TANK IS REAL COOL. (BUILD LOTS)... PANZER DIVISIONS ARE COO…
ECONOMIC: ... - UNFETTERED ACCESS TO RESOURCE BASE... POLITICAL:…
Anti-invasion to Economic Strangulation... US Victory Program (S…
Study of WWI
GERMANY: LARGE GROUP (OS & NCOs)... - WIDE DATA BASE... - VICTORI…
US Army Take-Aways from the European…
THE TANK IS REAL COOL. (BUILD LOTS)... PANZER DIVISIONS ARE COO…
World War II: European Theater
aggresession
anti-semitic
appeasement
Arab
hostile and powerful action intended to take over another nat…
holding a prejudice against
giving in to demands in exchange for peace
a person from Arabia
aggresession
hostile and powerful action intended to take over another nat…
anti-semitic
holding a prejudice against
7 terms
Pacific Theater of World War II
What is the Pacific War sometimes call…
Where was World War II fought at?
When did the Pacific War begin?
When did the Pacific War end?
Asia-Pacific War
The Pacific and East Asia
7 December 1941
2 September 1945
What is the Pacific War sometimes call…
Asia-Pacific War
Where was World War II fought at?
The Pacific and East Asia
World War II (Pacific Theater)
Meiji Restoration
Asia for the Asians
Manchuria/Manchukuo
Rape of Nanjing
The political program that followed the destruction of the To…
The concept of nationalism adopted by asians. It referred to…
With a base in Korea the Japanese moved into Manchuria and pu…
The Japanese air-force bombed Chinese cities and civilian pop…
Meiji Restoration
The political program that followed the destruction of the To…
Asia for the Asians
The concept of nationalism adopted by asians. It referred to…
69 terms
World Theater History Test 3
August: Osage County
Marvin Carlson
Herbert Blau
Intertextual attitude
Tracy Letts. Steppenwolf theater in Chicago, IL. June 2007. (…
wrote The Haunted Stage, refers to the use of memory in theat…
described "ghostlines", sensation of deja-vu in the performan…
reading new works as an assemblage of ideas from older works
August: Osage County
Tracy Letts. Steppenwolf theater in Chicago, IL. June 2007. (…
Marvin Carlson
wrote The Haunted Stage, refers to the use of memory in theat…
6 terms
World War II Pacific Theater
Battle of Bataan
Battle of Coral Sea
Battle of Midway
Battle of Leyte Gulf
At this battle Douglas Macarthur said I shall return, and thi…
When the japanese tried to invade port moresby, an allied bas…
Yamamoto attacked midway islands and and the aleutian islands
the Japanese used suicide kamikaze attacks on the american sh…
Battle of Bataan
At this battle Douglas Macarthur said I shall return, and thi…
Battle of Coral Sea
When the japanese tried to invade port moresby, an allied bas…
13 terms
World War II: Pacific Theater
Fred Korematsu
Philippines
Bataan
POWs
- Japanese American (Born in US, japanese family)... - 3rd gener…
- Japan simultaneously attacked Hawaii, Guam, Wake Island, &…
➟ Peninsula in the Philippines... ➟ Changes US public's view on…
- Europe (US could bring food and supplies to the POWs since…
Fred Korematsu
- Japanese American (Born in US, japanese family)... - 3rd gener…
Philippines
- Japan simultaneously attacked Hawaii, Guam, Wake Island, &…
34 terms
World War II- Pacific Theater
Isolationism
Internationalism
totalitarianism
Mussolini
it had kept the US out of the league of nations (republican v…
great power equals great responsibility abroad
Germany and Italy and this state by 1930s ... by 1933, Hitler co…
power of Italy in 1922... created fascist party
Isolationism
it had kept the US out of the league of nations (republican v…
Internationalism
great power equals great responsibility abroad
World War ll (European Theater)
Nonentity
National Socialist Party
Depression
Weimar Republic
(n.) a person or thing of no importance
led by Hitler, in Germany. The party transformed Germany into…
A long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and…
German republic founded after the WWI and the downfall of the…
Nonentity
(n.) a person or thing of no importance
National Socialist Party
led by Hitler, in Germany. The party transformed Germany into…
World War II (European Theater)
Nonentity
National Socialist Party
Depression
Weimar Republic
(n.) a person or thing of no importance
led by Hitler, in Germany. The party transformed Germany into…
A long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and…
German republic founded after the WWI and the downfall of the…
Nonentity
(n.) a person or thing of no importance
National Socialist Party
led by Hitler, in Germany. The party transformed Germany into…
World War 2: The Pacific Theater
Why did Japan begin developing plans t…
When was Pearl Harbor attacked?
What quote is associated with the atta…
What was the target of the first attac…
Because Japan saw the US as a threat to its influence in Asia
December 7th, 1941
"A Date Which Will Live In Infamy"
targeted airfields and battleships
Why did Japan begin developing plans t…
Because Japan saw the US as a threat to its influence in Asia
When was Pearl Harbor attacked?
December 7th, 1941
87 terms
World Theater History Test 2
Musical Theater
Does musical theater need to always be…
Origins of Musical Theater
Opera
"truly american", highly collaborative, designed to appeal to…
Yeah
Opera/Operetta, Tin Pan Alley, Minstrelsy
european import, in original language, elite, emphasis on voc…
Musical Theater
"truly american", highly collaborative, designed to appeal to…
Does musical theater need to always be…
Yeah
10 terms
World War 2 - Pacific Theater
1937
1937-1941
December 7, 1941
Jan 1942
Japan invades China, Rape of Nanjing, beginning of war in Pac…
Japan's Co-Prosperity Sphere (taking over a lot of new territ…
Pearl Harbor, beginning of U.S. involvement in war
Japan takes Philippines
1937
Japan invades China, Rape of Nanjing, beginning of war in Pac…
1937-1941
Japan's Co-Prosperity Sphere (taking over a lot of new territ…
19 terms
World War 2 - European Theater
1935
1936
1938
August 1939
Hitler violates Treaty of Versailles (building up his army)
Hitler remilitarizes Rhineland
Hitler annexes Austria, gets Sudetenland as part of policy of…
Non-Agression pact between Germany and Russia/USSR
1935
Hitler violates Treaty of Versailles (building up his army)
1936
Hitler remilitarizes Rhineland
Latin America and the New World Theater
comedias
costumbrista
gaucho drama
Yaqui Easter
Full length plays of the Golden Age of Spain that had themes…
a Spanish or Latin-American writer whose work is marked by us…
argentinian
celebration by the yaqui for jesus's rebirth
comedias
Full length plays of the Golden Age of Spain that had themes…
costumbrista
a Spanish or Latin-American writer whose work is marked by us…
21 terms
World War II: Pacific Theater
atomic bomb
china-burma-india theater
operation cartwheel
pearl harbor
in the early 1940s, america had started an atomic weapons dev…
an umbrella term used by the united states military during wo…
a major military strategy for the allies in the pacific theat…
a surprise military attack by the imperial Japanese navy agai…
atomic bomb
in the early 1940s, america had started an atomic weapons dev…
china-burma-india theater
an umbrella term used by the united states military during wo…
41 terms
World War II Theaters of War
The Big Three
European Theater country with the larg…
First coordinated attack against the N…
How did Stalin respond to the first al…
Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin; leaders who met between 1943…
USSR- Russia
North Africa- the soft underbelly
Angry because he wanted a second front in Western Europe to r…
The Big Three
Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin; leaders who met between 1943…
European Theater country with the larg…
USSR- Russia
41 terms
World War II Theaters of War
The Big Three
European Theater country with the larg…
First coordinated attack against the N…
How did Stalin respond to the first al…
Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin; leaders who met between 1943…
USSR- Russia
North Africa- the soft underbelly
Angry because he wanted a second front in Western Europe to r…
The Big Three
Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin; leaders who met between 1943…
European Theater country with the larg…
USSR- Russia
15 terms
World War II European Theater
What was the importance of the D-Day i…
When was D-Day?
What are the names of the 5 beaches in…
What was the importance of the Battle…
Establishes an Allied foothold in Europe and allows the Allie…
June 6, 1944
Utah, Omaha, Gold, Juno, Sword
Destroyed Germany's military and ended any chance of Germany…
What was the importance of the D-Day i…
Establishes an Allied foothold in Europe and allows the Allie…
When was D-Day?
June 6, 1944
18 terms
World War II Pacific Theater
When was the Attack on Pearl Harbor?
Why was Pearl Harbor attacked?
What were the causes for the Pearl Har…
What ships were sunk and approx. how m…
December 7, 1941
The Japanese hoped to cripple the American Navy long enough t…
The US placed an oil embargo on Japan trying to stop their co…
15 total ships, approx.2,400 dead
When was the Attack on Pearl Harbor?
December 7, 1941
Why was Pearl Harbor attacked?
The Japanese hoped to cripple the American Navy long enough t…
31 terms
Greek theater- World lit- Ginder
plays took place in ____
Plays honored____ the god of___ and___
Audience knew the plot because it was…
___ added a leader to reply to the cho…
Athens
pionysus, wine and drama
mythology
thespis
plays took place in ____
Athens
Plays honored____ the god of___ and___
pionysus, wine and drama
World History | WW2 | Pacific Theater
Pearl Harbor (also known as Day of Inf…
Battle of Midway
William F. "Bull" Halsey
Operation Watchtower
Japanese warplanes/subs attacked US fleet on 7 December 1941;…
US sank four Japanese aircraft carriers; Admiral Nimitz infli…
Leader of American Third Fleet
Battle of Guadalcanal; Allies captured Henderson Field on Sol…
Pearl Harbor (also known as Day of Inf…
Japanese warplanes/subs attacked US fleet on 7 December 1941;…
Battle of Midway
US sank four Japanese aircraft carriers; Admiral Nimitz infli…
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