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87 terms
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…
32 terms
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
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…
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
12 terms
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
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…
95 terms
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…
15 terms
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
75 terms
world theater 1 drama
intermezzi(Italian renaissance )
opera (italian)
proscenium arch
Sebastiano Serlio
short pieces depicting mythological tales that are presented…
developed at the camarata florentine academy.fused music and…
known as the picture frame or conventional stage.
wrote about perspective in drawing and painting.he was an imp…
intermezzi(Italian renaissance )
short pieces depicting mythological tales that are presented…
opera (italian)
developed at the camarata florentine academy.fused music and…
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…
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)
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…
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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…
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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
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WORLD THEATER FINAL
Main characters of Misdummer
Midsummer Brief Plot
Shakespearian Comedy
Shakespearian Tragedy
Titania, Oberon, Lysander, Hermia, Helena, Demetrius, Puck, M…
Lysander in love with Hermia, Hermia also in love with Lysand…
ends with marriages
ends with deaths
Main characters of Misdummer
Titania, Oberon, Lysander, Hermia, Helena, Demetrius, Puck, M…
Midsummer Brief Plot
Lysander in love with Hermia, Hermia also in love with Lysand…
50 terms
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
the world of music and theater... :/
coro
cuarteto
cuerdas
organista
choir
quartet
strings
organist
coro
choir
cuarteto
quartet
73 terms
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
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
31 terms
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.
42 terms
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)
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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
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…
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…
12 terms
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 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 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
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
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, &…
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
30 terms
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
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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
12 terms
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…
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…
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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
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…
24 terms
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…
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
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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…
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
15 terms
World War II: The Pacific Theater
battle of midway
amphibious landings
douglas macarthur
guadalcanal
-naval battle... -U.S discovers japan is planning on attacking m…
troops move from sea to land
in charge of pacific theater
first major offense by allied forces against the empire of ja…
battle of midway
-naval battle... -U.S discovers japan is planning on attacking m…
amphibious landings
troops move from sea to land
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…
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
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WORLD WAR 1-THEATERS OF WAR
Schlieffen plan
The Western Front
The Western Front Continued
Gallipoli
2 Front war-west-France East-Russia
German army crossed the Belgian border on August 3rd 1914. Br…
Avoid losing the territory already gained in France,the Germa…
Gallipoli peninsula is located in the south of Turkey. In 191…
Schlieffen plan
2 Front war-west-France East-Russia
The Western Front
German army crossed the Belgian border on August 3rd 1914. Br…
10 terms
World War II Pacific Theater Battles
Sino-Japanese War (1937-1945)
Attack on Pearl Harbor (December 1941)
Battle of Bataan (January to May 1942)
Fall of Singapore (February 1942)
Japan's invasion of China was the primary cause of World War…
Japanese plans for domination of the Pacific called for a sur…
Immediately after the attack on Pearl Harbor, Japanese bomber…
Japan's offensive in southeast Asia also struck at the Britis…
Sino-Japanese War (1937-1945)
Japan's invasion of China was the primary cause of World War…
Attack on Pearl Harbor (December 1941)
Japanese plans for domination of the Pacific called for a sur…
10 terms
World War II - European Theater of Action
Dunkirk
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Atlantic
"Operation Barbarossa"
- in France... - Allies vs. Germany... - the defence and evacuation…
- "Air balle of England"... - Royal air force vs. Luftwaffe... - fi…
- longest military campaign in WWII... - battle lasted 6 years... -…
- codename for the german invasion of the Sovjet Union... - larg…
Dunkirk
- in France... - Allies vs. Germany... - the defence and evacuation…
Battle of Britain
- "Air balle of England"... - Royal air force vs. Luftwaffe... - fi…
12 terms
World Lit Shakespearean Theater Exam Review
edmund spenser
ben jonson
christopher marlowe
john donne
author, was middle aged during Shakespeare's birth
author, overlap at end of career
author, first to use Iambic pentameter (9-11 syllables)
author, overlap at beginning
edmund spenser
author, was middle aged during Shakespeare's birth
ben jonson
author, overlap at end of career
20 terms
World Lit Greek Theater Exam Review
thespis
aeschylus
sophocles
euripedes
-acted in first role separated from the chorus; first actor... -…
-added the second actor, creating new possibilities from dram…
-496 to 406 BCE ... -one of Aeschylus chief competitors... -wrote o…
-480 to 409 BCE ... -won 5 competitions and wrote 90 tragedies,…
thespis
-acted in first role separated from the chorus; first actor... -…
aeschylus
-added the second actor, creating new possibilities from dram…
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