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Multiple-choice, multiple-answer, matching, True/False 35 questions, 3 points each, over textbook reading (560-570) and lectures about Chinese Theatre (including questions over the Spring Festival essay.) 15 questions, 3 points each, over the film "Farewell My Concubine." EARLY CHINESE THEATRE first actor – Ancient Greece or China ? roots of early performances: story telling with a lot of physicality, ceremonies in temples stock characters: development of painted face : performances would inact stories such as “the big face” said to be origin of face painting gold=gods green=demons T’ANG DYNASTY the sanctioning of theatres: YUAN DRAMA proliferation of new drama, and why or why not?: drama influenced by folk traditions, not as interested in scholarly drama, wanted entertainment types of drama: love stories with intrigue, religious and supernatural, historical sagas, domestic dramas and comedies, crime and lawsuit dramas, bandit-hero playa structure: four acts with interludes, only protagonist sings,

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