History of Theater 1

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History of Theater 1
2011-12-11 14:36:05
Theater History Final

History of Theater 1 Final
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  1. "Antigone" Who is "Antigone" written by?
  2. "Lysistrata" Who is the author of "Lysistrata"?
  3. Who is the writer of "Everyman"
  4. "Tsunemasa"
  5. "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
    William Shakespeare
  6. "Richard III"
    William Shakespeare
  7. Who wrote "Life is a Dream"?
    Pedro Calderon de la Barca
  8. "Tartuffe"
  9. Who wrote "Rover"?
    Aphra Behn
  10. "The Octoroon"
    Dion Boucicault
  11. Who buried Polynices? What play is this from?
    Antigone buried Polynices. This is from the play "Antigone."
  12. How did Haimon kill himself?
    He stabbed himself after spitting at his father. He then laid to die holding Antigone.
  13. What did the ladies use to make their sacafice in "Lysistrata?"
    A big black wine bowl
  14. When Myrrhine's husband requests to see her what does she do?
    She appeals on behalf of her child. She goes and teases him, but they do not have sex.
  15. Who accompanies Everyman to death?
    Good Deeds was the only one who could go with him.
  16. The Lute
    The instrument that Tsunemasa played. Gyokei is dedicating a lute in Tsunemasa's honor when the play begins.
  17. Magical Flower
    This is the love potion that Puck applies to Titania and Demetrius that makes them fall in love with the wrong people.
  18. Mechanicals
    They put on the show of Pyramus and Thisbe at the end of the play/ (Midsummer) They represent the Chorus.
  19. Golden Sword
    Rosaura carries this sword that belonged to her father.
  20. The Tower
    This is where Sigismund's father locks him up all of his life. At the end of the play, Sigismund sentences the soldier to the same punishment he had.
  21. Allegory
    An allegory is when ideas are being represented by people; a material representation of a non material thing. This theme is present in "Everyman" written by Anonymous.
  22. Morality Play
    A morality play is when characters represent moral qualities. This is seen in "Everyman" written by Anonymous.
  23. Tree
    The set of Non Drama contains a tree. "Tsunemasa" written by Seami.
  24. Young Indian Prince
    The young indian prince was given to Titania as a gift. As a result of this, Oberon becomes jealous. "A Midsummer Nights Dream" written by William Shakespeare.
  25. Bottom
    Bottom is one of the mechanicals whose head gets turned into that of an ass. "A Midsummer Night's Dream" written by William Shakespeare.
  26. Pyramus and Thisbe
    This was the play that the mechanicals put on at the end of the play in the kings court. "A Midsummer Night's Dream" written by William Shakespeare.
  27. Physical Deformity
    Richard had a physical deformity which caused him to be so angry which resulted in him murdering everyone due to his anger. "Richard III" written by William Shakespeare.
  28. Murder
    Murder is willful taking of life with malice. This theme was seen in "Richard III" written by William Shakespeare.
  29. Box containing incriminating letters
    This box contained letters that would incriminate Orgon. Tartuffe told him that he would take care of the box of letters, but in the end, he tried to use it against him. "Tartuffe" written by Moliere.
  30. Portrait of Angellica
    This portrait causes Don Pedro and Don Antonio to fight because they both wanted to buy Angellica. "The Rover" written by Aphra Behn.
  31. Smaller Picture of Angellica
    Wilmore tries to steal this picture of Angellica because he cannot afford her. Another fight breaks out after this. "The Rover" Aphra Behn.
  32. A jewl (locket)
    Florinda leaves this with Belvile after her and Valeria tested Belvile's loyalty to Florinda. Florinda and Valeria were in disguise. "The Rover" written by Aphra Behn.
  33. Lucetta's Pimp
    Lucetta's pimp along with Lucetta and her servent steal Blunt's money. "The Rover" by Aphra Behn.
  34. Diamond Ring
    Florinda gives Blunt and Frederick a diamond ring. They are convinced that she is a prostitute. They return the ring once they realize that it was Florinda and they realize they almost raped her. "The Rover" written by Aphra Behn.
  35. Terrebone
    The plantation where this story takes place. This plantation is going to be sold and the slaves all auctioned off because the plantation is in dire finacial stakes. "Octoroon" written by Dion Boucicault.
  36. Mailbag
    Paul was bringing this mailbag to the house which contained letters that would allow her not to sell Terrebone. Mr. McClosky killed Paul and he takes the letter. "Octoroon" written by Dion Boucicault.
  37. Photographic Apparatus
    This camera captured the muder of Paul. This camera belonged to Scudder. "Octoroon" by Dion Boucicault.
  38. Steamship
    Geroge and Zoe die on the steamship because Mr. McClosky sets it on fire. "Octoroon" by Dion Boucicault.
  39. Handkerchief
    Tartuffe give it to Dorine to cover her bosom because “the flesh is weak.” "Tartuffe" written by Moliere.