GAME NAME:

GREEK THEATRE TEST REVIEW

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Explanation

GREEK PLAYWRIGHTS

G-PW'S

FAMOUS GREEK

PLAYWRIGHTS

GREEK GODS

GRK-GDS

DESCRIPTIONS AND EXAMPLES

OF GREEK GODS

IMPORTANT FIGURES

FIGURES

IMPORTANT FIGURES IN GREEK

THEATRE

ON THE GREEK STAGE

ON STAGE

ITEMS THAT COULD BE FOUND

ON A GREEK STAGE

NUMBERS OF CHORUS AND

ACTORS

#'S

NAMES OF THE PLAYWRIGHTS

THAT CHANGED THE NUMBERS

OF THE CHORUS AND ACTORS

MISCELLANEOUS

MISC

VARIOUS QUESTIONS ABOUT

GREEK THEATRE

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

PLAYWRIGHT THAT CREATED

THE TRILOGY

WHO IS AESCHYLUS?

THE GOD THAT "DREW THE

SHORT STRAW"AND WAS SENT

TO THE UNDERWORLD

WHO IS HADES?

THE GOD THAT WAS THE

REASON FOR THE PLAY

FESTIVALS (WHO WAS

CELEBRATED)

WHO IS DIONYSUS?

A TRIANGULAR SET PIECE

THAT WAS TURNED TO SHOW

OTHER BACKDROPS

WHAT IS A PERIAKTOI?

15 CHORUS & 3 ACTORS

WHO IS SOPHOCLES?

A GREEK HYMN SUNG FOR

DIONYSUS

WHAT IS A DITHYRAMB?

CLUE 2

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400 POINTS


Response 2

PLAYWRIGHT THAT WROTE

"THE GROUCH" AND OTHER

COMEDIC PLAYS

WHO IS MENANDER?

THE GOD OF WINE AND

FERTILITY

WHO IS DIONYSUS?

THE FIRST REAL ACTOR

WHO IS THESPIS?

THE WINGS OF THE STAGE OR

THE SIDE BUILDINGS

WHAT ARE THE

PARASKENE?

50 CHORUS & 1 ACTOR

WHAT WAS THE

ORIGINAL NUMBERS IN

A GROUP OF MEN THAT ALL

SPEAK IN UNISON

WHAT IS THE CHORUS?

CLUE 3

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600 POINTS


Response 3

PLAYWRIGHT THAT WROTE

"OEDIPUS REX"

WHO IS SOPHOCLES?

THE GODDESS OF LOVE AND

BEAUTY

WHO IS APHRODITE?

WROTE "THE POETICS." A LIST

OF DRAMATIC ATTRIBUTES

EVERY PLAY SHOULD HAVE

WHO IS ARISTOTLE?

THE WAGON USED TO ROLL

OUT THE "DEAD" ACTORS

WHAT IS THE

EKKYKLYMA?

12 CHORUS & 2 ACTORS

WHO IS AESCHYLUS?

GREEK FOR TRAGEDY

WHAT IS "TRAGOS?"

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

THE PLAYWRIGHT THAT

INTRODUCED COMEDY TO

GREEK THEATRE

WHO IS EURIPIDIES?

ONE OF THE ORIGINAL 12

OLYMPIC GODS; THE GOD OF

THE SUN, MUSIC, MEDICINE AND

POETRY

WHO IS APOLLO?

GREEK FOR "TEACHER;" THE

MAN THAT BOTH WROTE AND

STARED IN THE PLAYS

WHO IS THE

DIDASKOLOS?

THE PLATFORM IN FRONT OF

THE SKENE THAT WAS USED

AS AN ACTING SPACE

WHAT IS THE

PROSKENION?

INTRODUCED THE "3 ACTOR

RULE"

WHO IS SOPHOCLES?

THE FIRST AND LARGEST

FESTIVAL OF TRAGIC PLAYS

WHAT IS "THE CITY

DIONYSIA?"

CLUE 5

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1000 POINTS


Response 5

PLAYWRIGHT THAT WROTE

"AGAMEMNON"

WHO IS AESCHYLUS?

LORD OF THE SEA MARRIED TO

AMPHITRITE

WHO IS POSEIDON?

THE MAN THAT DECIDED

WHAT PLAYS WOULD BE

PERFORMED IN THE FESTIVAL

WHO IS THE ARCHON?

PAINTED "FLATS" OR

"BACKDROPS"

WHAT ARE PINAKES?

THE NUMBER OF CHORUS AND

ACTORS WHEN "ANTIGONE"

WAS WRITTEN

WHAT IS 15 CHORUS

AND 3 ACTORS?

A HUGE CRANE THAT WAS

USED TO LOWER "GODS" INTO

A PLAY TO "SAVE THE DAY"

WHAT IS THE "DEUS EX

MACHINE?"

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IN A GREEK PLAY  

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 CLUE:   

SHORT, QUICK LINES OFDIALOGUE THAT WHEREMOSTLY USED IN COMEDY   

 Response:   

WHAT ISSTICHOMYTHIA?

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Explanation

CLUE 1

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400 POINTS


Response 1

CLUE 2

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800 POINTS


Response 2

CLUE 3

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1200 POINTS


Response 3

CLUE 4

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1600 POINTS


Response 4

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

 CATEGORY:   

IN A GREEK PLAY  

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 CLUE:   

SHORT, QUICK LINES OFDIALOGUE THAT WHEREMOSTLY USED IN COMEDY   

 Response:   

WHAT ISSTICHOMYTHIA?

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