Theatre Appreciation Test 1

47 Questions  I  By WillyT18
Please take the quiz to rate it.

Theatre Quizzes & Trivia

  
Changes are done, please start the quiz.


Questions and Answers

Removing question excerpt is a premium feature

Upgrade and get a lot more done!
1.  What was the year that theatre productions were first given at this festival?
A.
B.
C.
D.
2.  Which playwright added the 2nd actor?
A.
B.
C.
D.
3.  What was the orchestra?
A.
B.
C.
4.  How were the theatre productions fiananced?
A.
B.
C.
5.  In Euripedes plays he had a chorus of 15
A.
B.
6.  What was the name of the theatre where these productions were formed?
A.
B.
C.
D.
7.  This theatre is the best preserved theatre we have today and is still used?
A.
B.
C.
D.
8.  In 534 B.C.E the festival that was held was a?
A.
B.
9.  Which of the below playwrights was known for writing comedy
A.
B.
C.
D.
10.  Were the Satyrs sexual animals?
A.
B.
11.  The Parados was where the actors and chorus made their entrance
A.
B.
12.  What were the hymns which celebrated Dionysus's life and adventures called?
A.
B.
C.
13.  How many women performed the major speaking parts?
A.
B.
C.
D.
14.  Satyr ususally had 12-15 people in their chorus
A.
B.
15.  When was the golden age of Greek Theatre and drama?
A.
B.
C.
D.
16.  The platform that was rolled our of the doorway where violent acts took place but were not shown was called the
A.
B.
C.
D.
17.  The Skene was used as background for actors and scenery
A.
B.
18.  This type of play had a chorus of 100*10
A.
B.
C.
19.  The union that actors belonged to was called
A.
B.
C.
20.  This type of play had a chorus of 24 people
A.
B.
C.
D.
21.  Theatres were physically located in sacred places
A.
B.
22.  This theatre is the oldest of theatre spaces
A.
B.
C.
D.
23.  The orchestra was in the shape of a
A.
B.
C.
24.  This actor was the most important actor?
A.
B.
C.
25.  This type of play had a chorus of 12-12 people
A.
B.
C.
26.  The best protagonist of the year was first given out in
A.
B.
C.
27.  Which of the below playwrights wrote tragedy
A.
B.
C.
D.
28.  In which season was the City of Dionysia held?
A.
B.
C.
D.
29.  The people who fiananced the plays gave the money because they felt it was helping the polis?
A.
B.
30.  Which city converted formalized ritual drama?
A.
B.
C.
D.
31.  The Proskenion was
A.
B.
C.
D.
32.  The theatre of Dionysus was where theatre began?
A.
B.
33.  The major festival held each spring in honor of Dionysus was called the City of Dionysia?
A.
B.
34.  This playwright made their chorus have 24 people in it
A.
B.
C.
D.
35.  The theatre of Dionysus was held in the?
A.
B.
C.
D.
36.  Which playwright added the 1st actor
A.
B.
C.
D.
37.  The 3 actor rule came about in the year
A.
B.
C.
D.
38.  The original meaning of theatre is?
A.
B.
C.
D.
39.  What was the skene?
A.
B.
C.
D.
40.  A crane that showed characters in flight ir high above was called
A.
B.
C.
D.
41.  This theatre is the oldest square theatre
A.
B.
C.
D.
42.  Which playwright had a chorus of 12 people
A.
B.
C.
D.
43.  The theoric fund was a method of payment for those who could not afford the play
A.
B.
44.  In the year 534 B.C.E when the first festival was held which actor won all of the awards.
A.
B.
C.
D.
45.  How are the Satyrs depicted in Greek art?
A.
B.
C.
D.
46.  This playwright made the chorus 15 people
A.
B.
C.
D.
47.  How many actors performed the major speaking roles?
A.
B.
C.
D.
Back to top

Removing ad is a premium feature

Upgrade and get a lot more done!
Take Another Quiz
We have sent an email with your new password.