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Question 1 (1 point) How does Harold Clurman describe the role of the director? Question 1 options: The ringleader of the circus The author of the stage action The subtle mistress of the performers The casual observer
Save Question 2 (1 point) When did the position of the director become a part of the theater?
Save Question 3 (1 point) The Seagull failed in its first production. Why?
Save Question 4 (1 point) What did Stanislavsky mean when he referred to the spine of the play?
The one character that is the main instigator of the whole plot The central action or central idea that draws together all the smaller plot incidents and all the separate character actions Save Question 5 (1 point) Which is not characteristic of Grotowski’s approach to creating performance pieces? Question 5 options: He freely adapted the works of different playwrights. He believed that the director should shape the stage space. He used puppetry techniques extensively. He did not use lavish high-tech production values.
Save Question 6 (1 point) Grotowski’s desire to avoid lavish auditoriums, have only necessary objects or costume pieces for the actors, and not utilize available theatre technologies, gave his theatre what name?
Save Question 7 (1 point) Which of the directors outlined in the text embraces puppets, intricate scenic arrangements, projections, and animations, along with live actors?
Save Question 8 (1 point) Which of the following is not listed as a director’s responsibility?
Save Question 9 (1 point) At what stage of the creative process does a director work to create a metaphor for a production? Question 9 options: Just before opening night so it inspires the actors to new heights During the initial read-throughs and table talk discussions with the cast During the blocking portion of rehearsal once the actors are on their feet Usually well in advance of the work involving the actors
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