Angels in America
What might account for double/triple casting?
dual overlapping story
if characters share similarities
Do we see the Unities here?
not one single location
not one single day
not one single action
Midterm Study Guide
Content ~ 25% Play Material, ~75% lecture material
Know all Characters and Character Interactions
BOLD TEXT for Terms, Questions, and PLAIN TEXT for explanations/answers
RED TEXT for Questions/Comments/Notes
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TH 210 Final Study Guide
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Theatre 210 Midterm Study Guide
1. Aesthetics: Greeks vs. Modern Greeks embraced aesthetics of order
Modern theatre embrace chaos and
2. Definition of Theatre:
What occurs when one or more human
beings, isolated in time and
Intro to Theater Dr. Duffy
Final - June 10th 10-1pm
Office Hours Bldg 47 Rm 12N Tues & Thurs 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Early Plays and Rituals
- Served 4 purposes
o Influence events through sympathetic magic (rituals)
o Educate and initiate
o Glorify a god/go
There is nothing quite like watching a sporting event, where the best players duke it out and compete
with high skill and remarkable athleticism. It is a big source of entertainment that we American people
value so highly. Watching the progression of a pl
What happens when your cultural mythology is stolen
Wilson says to create new ones that are made up of: fables, music, history,
Wilsons plays are a function of cultural myth-making
Wilson proposed a 10 play cycle (The Pittsburg cy
Play Critique for Hamlet by William Shakespeare
The play that I chose to see was the live Hamlet production put on by the
Barbican theatre in London. The director of this production was Lyndsey Turner and was
LECTURE OUTLINE # 10 Restoration
Why did women not appear on stage?
When and why did this change?
What happens after the death of Queen Elizabeth?
Who takes over no heir
How did theatre change after Shakespeare?
What happened to his plays?
The Little Prince Critique
Antoine de Saint-Exuperys book The Little Prince was made into a play on Cal
Polys campus in the Spanos Theatre. Al Schnupp directed this play with fourteen
characters. This play can bes
Theatre should not have to be censored because in many cases it is just a
representation of the reality; however, the should be some sort of indication towards the
degree of violence, profanity, or sexuality to better inform the audience of what is to be
Origin of Musicals
1. Spring Awakening
a. Mama who bore me, Mama who gave me
b. Lea Michelle
2. Maria Somma, the spokesperson for Broadway union Actors Equity, said the notice was
absolutely inconsistent with Equitys policy
3. The producers regret the adv
OUTLINE Lecture Luis Valdez
Chicana/o vs. Hispanic/Latina
Origins of non-violent protest social protest begins with Gandhi (18691948)objectives: to reinforce group identity, consciousness, and sel
LECTURE OUTLINE: Entertainment/Business
National average, monthly discretionary $?
$250,000 (after rent/food)
national average 5%
Lecture outline Design
Fury Road Goal of Design
To create truth in acting and design
To aid the director in seeing the world
Aid other designers in seeing color/motifs
To fix potential problems before it is built
To show p
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Water by the Spoonful
The Importance of Being Earnest
The Laramie Project
Note on Preparing for Plays: The questions regarding the plays will be exactly like the mid-term.
You should prepare by re-reading the play, familiarizing yourself with the characters,
The set, lights, and stage are all made to support the story
What are we trying to convey?
How are transitions made?
o Dont want them to be clunky and distracting
They had about 6 weeks to create the sets
Production is done to make the play more exiting
Productions that we can see this quarter:
Other desert cities PCPA Sept 18th Oct 3rd
Cinderella PCPA Nov. 12th-Dec 3rd
Frankensteins Bride Great America Melodrama Sept 24th-Nov 13th
Hamlet PAC Thur Oct. 15th 7 PM $12
OUTLINE: Theatrical Conventions Le
Black Comedy Critique
The performance by the actor of Mr. Miller was very believable and well-performed. I was very
impressed with all of the actors British accents voices, especially the actor of Mr. Miller. It was notable
how he had such
Thesis: Currently, colleges make hundreds of millions of dollars a year from collegiate sports generated
from the talent and the labor of their athletes. It is unfair that these players are taken advantage of and
used as a part of a moneyma
College athletics is a huge source of entertainment in which student athletes are shorthanded
for their work. Acrroding to the NCAA website, there are more than 460,000 NCAA student-athletes.
USATODAY reported that t
Should be Paid
Connections with alumni and constituents
NCAA agreement not to compensate players
The NCAA loves to label these athletes as amateurs
NCAA is being sued b
American Economic Association
The Case for Paying College Athletes
Author(s): Allen R. Sanderson and John J. Siegfried
Source: The Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 29, No. 1 (Winter 2015), pp. 115-137
Published by: American Economic Association
Review for Healthy Living Midterm Exam Winter Quarter 2017
Subject to Revision with Notice.
YOU MUST BRING A PICTURE I.D. (Student I.D. or Drivers License)
TO THE EXAM.
Total Points Possible = 100
There will be 100 questions on the exam made up of multipl
Know 2-3 major composers from videos online
Know stage directions, will be given an object and will have to place object as
Thespis: first playwright/actor
Flags: used in Shakespeare era to show which type of play is being performed; black
Play Critique #1 The Number
I attended a reading of A Number by Caryl Churchill at SLO Theatre on February 4.
There were only two actors, someone playing the father and a young man playing the three sons.
The man playing the three sons performed really we
First off, congratulations on choosing a play for the semester. I appreciate that you have
informed me. Im sure youve brought this to my attention as you have some concerns that this
could possibly bring controversy within the community. However, just as