Thea 1340

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who wrote king oedipus
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Sophocles
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which of the following is noted for his sympathetic portrayal of female characters
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Euripides
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Who wrote old comedy, which made fun of social, political, or cultural conditions?
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Aristophanes
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Which of the following added a third actor to the play
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Sophocles
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Whose tragedies where similar to those of the greeks, except that they were considerably more violent
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Seneca
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Although________ used a chorus in his plays, it did not play an integral part.
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Seneca
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Who often wrote plays in which supernatural beings appeared in the dramatic action
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seneca
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A______ uses religious characters and religious themes to teach a lesson
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Morality
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Which of the following is not one of the basic characters of no drama?
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rasa
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Indonesian shadow plays are often referred to as
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wayang
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Kabuki theatre was originated by
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shinto prestis
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the theatrical troupe I Gelosi, led by isbella and francesco andreini, was renowned in renaissance italy for what type of theatrical performance.
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Media dell arte
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Which of the following was not an audience space in elizabethan public theatre
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tiring house
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full length secular plays during the spanish golden age were known as
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comedies
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of the following, which did not include women in thir ranks
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elizebithian
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which of the following is not a component of commedia dell’arte
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scanea
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which of the following statements about elizabethan private theater is true
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open to general public
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Best known neoclassical tragedy is
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phaedra by raeim
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the type of theatre space preferred during the restoration was the
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precenium
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charles maclin and david garrick both rebelled against the
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bombastic conventionalized style of acting
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Which of the following was not an innovation in nineteenth century theatre architecture
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the pole and chariet system
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carlo goldoni is noted for his work as a
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playwright
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david garrick is noted for his work as
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designer
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bibiena family noted for
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designers
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william wycherley
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playwright
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william charles macready
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actor
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theatrical movement bombards viewers
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theater cruelty
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attempting to present the mystery of begging and the infinite qualities of the human spirit is a feature of which theatrical movement
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symbolism
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antoni artaud
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theater cruelty
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agiprop, short for agitation propaganda applied to plays that
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have a strong political or social agenda
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postmodernist directors noted for
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textual deconstruction
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not contemporary african playwright
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augusto boal
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when contemporary theatre for has antecedents in the avant-gard experiments of the twentieth century, such as dada, surrealism, and happenings
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performance art
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wooster group associated with which contemporary theater form
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post modernist theater
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which of the following began as a way to circumvent english censorship laws in order to present more experimental works
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friage
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which reduces the size of chorus to twelve
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aeschylus
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who is considered the most modern
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uripides
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considered the first important greek dramatist
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aeschylus
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wrote menaechmi
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clautus
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style more literary and less exaggerated than other roman comic playwrights
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tarence
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believed that drama should instruct and entertain
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horace
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dramatizes a series of biblical events
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mystery play
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which two forms asian theatre have narrow bridges
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no and kabuki
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sudtradhara was ____ in early sanskrit troupes
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actor and manager
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zeami motokiyo was most important in the history of
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No
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shadow puppets made of
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leather
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scene shifting method of changing wings and black shutters
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pole and chariot
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oldest surviving theatre
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teatro olimpico
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most accurately defines unities
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neoclassic playwright formulated by critics
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not part of spanish corral
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amphatheater
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ornate, mythological allegories intended to praise the monarch
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masques
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elizabethan theatre
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thrust
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english renaissance theatre and renaissance spain
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continue to include religous themes
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type of play pokes fun
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comedy of manners
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dramatic form emphasizes suspense and excitement and is primarily escapist in form known as
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melodrama
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well made play, obligatory scene is the scend
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opposed characters confront each other in showdown
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george 2nd noted for work
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director
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Eleonora duse
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actress
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edin booth
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actor
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richard wagner
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director
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aphra behn
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playwright
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theatrical movement makes audience aware of watching
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theatricalism
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Bertolt brecht associated which theatrical movement
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Epic
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Vsevolod meyerhold
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theatricalism
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dramatic action through eye of protagonist
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expressionism
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boys in band
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gay men
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not main branch of modern japanese theatre
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kathakali
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mixes abstraction with realism
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post modern
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contemporary theatre form sometimes involves director deconstructing
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post modern
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non text based theatre closely associated with contemporary
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post modern

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