Quiz: If You Can Get A 10/18 on This Test, You Must Be a Theatre Major

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Chicago via Miramax Films
 Jul 22, 2018
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Question: 1/18Choose the best answer!


Is stage right to the audience's right side?
Sometimes
No
Yes

Question: 2/18Choose the best answer!


Who wrote 'Taming of the Shrew'?
Shakespeare
Clayton
Dickens

Question: 3/18Choose the best answer!


When technicians are loading in, they are ______.
Finding parking
Organizing the actors
Installing the set onstage

Question: 4/18Choose the best answer!


When a play has finished, clearing the set is known as the _____.
Exit
Clear
Strike

Question: 5/18Choose the best answer!


If an actor corpses, it means they ______.
Sang
Forgot their lines
Laughed

Question: 6/18Choose the best answer!


Days with no shows playing are called what?
Black days
Purple days
Bye days

Question: 7/18Choose the best answer!


What does ASM stand for?
Automatic Stage Monitor
Assistant Stage Manager
Attractive Stage Man

Question: 8/18Choose the best answer!


What is a changeover?
Changing from one show to a different show
Changing the actor
Changing the scene

Question: 9/18Choose the best answer!


The stage manager is talking about preset. What are they referring to?
Checking the lights
Checking the set, props, & costumes are in the right place before a show
Taking attendance

Question: 10/18Choose the best answer!


Where should an actor stand to be noticed first?
Downstage Right
Middle
Downstage Left

Question: 11/18Choose the best answer!


What word is used to describe a theatre that is closed?
Canceled
Dark
Exited

Question: 12/18Choose the best answer!


The phrase used in theatre to describe lines improvised by an actor is called ___.
Ad Libs
Libby Libs
Mad Libs

Question: 13/18Choose the best answer!


What name is given to part of a stage which projects into the auditorium?
Happy Stage
Apron Stage
Thrust Stage

Question: 14/18Choose the best answer!


In which town or city is the Royal Shakespeare Company based?
London
Berlin
Stratford Upon Avon

Question: 15/18Choose the best answer!


On a stage, what are the out of view areas on the sides of the acting area called?
Angle One
Aviators
Wings

Question: 16/18Choose the best answer!


What is blocking?
The director's planned movement for the characters
Covering an actor from the audience
Hiding tickets from scalpers

Question: 17/18Choose the best answer!


Who is known as the originator of method acting?
Stanislavski
Chekhov
Shakespeare

Question: 18/18Choose the best answer!


What is the term for a recess between parts of a performance or production?
Break
Intermission
Strike
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