Theatre (2)

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Theatre (2)
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2015-02-26 00:53:15
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UofM Theatre
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  1. Information about a character or situation; way for audience to connect with main character (background story)
    Exposition
  2. When the playwright jumps out of present time (flashbacks)
    Episodic structure
  3. Written out of facts
    Documentary
  4. God of theatre, wine, sex, party; wasn't worshiped in Greece until 760B.C.
    Dionysus
  5. Son of Zues and Hera
    Dionysus
  6. Purpose of Greek Theatre
    To worship god
  7. 3 tragedies and 1
    Trilogy and Tetralogy
  8. Overwhelming emotions; usually after climax;; when pity and fear happen's at the same time
    Catharsis
  9. Wrote Catharsis
    Aristotle
  10. Purpose of Greek Theatre
    Teach, worship, instruct
  11. In march, name of festival 5-7 days to honor Dionysus. Drinking, play competition (3 tragedies, 1 comedy)
    City of Dionysus
  12. 6 elements of good theatre
    plot, character (personality), thought (idea/message of play), diction (lines), music, spectacle (costume)

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