Drama Terminology

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The status of actors in society has always been high.
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What other term can you use for Theatre in the Round?
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Select the one that is NOT an element of Drama.
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What is the main term used to describe distancing audiences from emotional identification for the purpose of making political or social comment through drama?
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Which one is NOT one of Stanislavski's techniques?
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What is the introductory scene or speech that sets the mode in a play?
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The job of a dramaturge is to...
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What is NOT an element of Brechtian Drama
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What is the name of the actor who learns the roles of major characters in a show so they can step into the role in the case of illness or accident?
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What is NOT an element of Absurdist Theatre?
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What is the less realistic style of theatre?
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Select the element that is not true to Presentational Style.
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Foreshadowing suggests early in the dramatic action, future outcomes.
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What do we call the arrangement of objects and actors on the stage?
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Dialogue spoken by a character and addressed directly to the audience but not heard or acknowledged by other characters.
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What side of the stage is prompt side (PS)?
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Dramatic action that is spontaneously created by actors without a script
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What is NOT a design role?
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What is another term for a freeze frame
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What is the more realistic style of theatre?
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What is a Cyclorama?
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In what sort of theatre does the audience follow the action from location to location?
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Who should have control of the Prompt Book?
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On how many sides does the audience surround a Transverse Stage?
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Performance involves which of these options?
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On how many sides does the audience surround a Thrust Stage?
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What type of characterisation does Stanislavski's techniques help with?
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Whose point of view is Stage Left and Stage Right called from?
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What is a semi circular or circular performing space often in the open air?
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Each line written in Iambic Pentameter has...
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Define an Apron
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Who is known for Poor Theatre?
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Bump in means to bring in all of the costumes to the theatre ready for the show
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What do we call the thoughts, emotions and reactions that are implied but not necessarily stated in the dialogue or dramatic action?
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Who is known for Epic Theatre?
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What is the full term for props?
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What is the correct term for a Set Designer?
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What is not an element of Representational performance?
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1 point
Where is Downstage in relation to the audience?
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What solo speech uses the convention of the character revealing his or her thoughts aloud?
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What stage space effectively separates the audience from the acting space?
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In a monologue there is no direct interaction with other characters
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Another term for Ad Lib is:
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Where is Upstage in relation to the audience?
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What side of the Stage is Opposite Prompt (OP)?