Study Guide Unit Test 3

Study Guide Unit Test 3 - Melodrama Influences for Realism

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Page 1 Study Guide for Unit Test 3 Covering Chapters 10 - 13 Vocabulary on page 270, 305, 338-339, 362-363 Abydos Passion Play Tragoidia Ancient Greek playwrights and the plays they wrote Stagecraft terminology for the Ancient Greeks Roman playwrights Names of Mystery or Morality plays discussed in lecture Natya Shastra and vocabulary associated with Sanskrit Theatre Types of Japanese theatre and associated vocabulary The Unities English Renaissance Theatre and related people, playwrights, terms, places, plays Know the names of the English theatres and important events, mottos, flags, etc. discussed in lecture William Shakespeare: life, plays, acting companies Commedia dell’arte origins and related terminology discussed in lecture Playwrights of Spain’s Golden Age of Theatre and the plays they wrote Location of French neoclassical theatre when not actually set in a theatre
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Page 2 Neoclassical French playwrights, plays, and associated controversies Where we get “upstage” and “downstage” from
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Unformatted text preview: Melodrama Influences for Realism Realistic/Naturalistic playwrights, their works, where they lived, what they are known for Realistic staging techniques and vocabulary All the isms Realism, Naturalism, Symbolism, Expressionism, Absurdism, Futurism, Surrealism Playwrights and works associated with all the isms Epic Theatre and Bertolt Brecht; associated vocabulary Antonin Artaud Regional Theatres Show Boat Rodgers and Hammerstein, Lerner and Loewe, Schnberg and Boublil, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Stephen Sondheim, Tommy Tune, Bob Fosse, etc. In other words big time Broadway musical composers, lyricists, and librettists. Page 3 There are some questions on the test that are not listed on this study sheet. These were usually pointed out in lecture when I said something like, I will ask this on a test. They are basically a reward for those who came to class. Hope you took notes when I pointed stuff out like that...
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This note was uploaded on 04/29/2008 for the course THEA 1300 taught by Professor Ledford during the Spring '08 term at Baylor.

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Study Guide Unit Test 3 - Melodrama Influences for Realism

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