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Most professions and/or hobbies have a specialised language, and the theatre is no exception. What is a Green Room? Why do they tell each other to break a leg before the start of a performance?   

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Trivia Quizzes in category Theatre Vocabulary
1
Break a Leg! 15 questions

To wish an actor "good luck," one says "Break a leg" on the theory that the opposite will happen on stage. How much do you know about the strange and technical vocabulary of the theatre?
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FatherSteve
822 plays
2
Ancient Greek Theater Speak 10 questions

Before you think you don't know much about ancient Greek theater, look at the terms! Some of them form similar words that are part of our vocabulary today!
Average
ponycargirl
Feb 03 17
141 plays
3
Theater Speak 10 questions

Are you interested in joining a theater production? Then you must know that theater people speak their own unique language! These terms will be important to learn in order to understand basic direction.
Easy
ponycargirl
Jan 28 17
408 plays
4
Exit Stage Left 10 questions

Here are ten questions relating to different areas of the theatrical arts. Break a leg!
Easy
Creedy
795 plays
5
What Do I Do? 10 questions

I've suddenly been put in charge of managing a theater, and have no idea who does what! Can you help me figure out what role pairs up with each person?
Very Easy
nautilator
Mar 15 17
369 plays
6
Musical Theater Speak 10 questions

Are you interested in joining a musical theater production? Then you must know that theater people speak their own unique language! These terms will be important to learn in order to understand basic musical theater singing direction.
Easy
ponycargirl
Feb 10 17
336 plays
7
The Theater Company 10 questions

A theater company is defined as "the cast and crew of a show and any other staff who work on the show". Can you identify these members of a theater company?
Easy
ponycargirl
528 plays
8
Theater Stuff Nomenclature 10 questions

Lots of hobbies and leisure activities have their own special language. The performing arts are no different. Can you decipher some of the unique theater language from the clues?
Easy
coachpauly
504 plays
9
Theatre - Technical Jargon and a Dash of Folklore 15 questions

Many technical terms and beliefs exist within the world of the theatre. Some are obvious, some less so. How many do you know, or can you guess? Note: this quiz is based on UK working practice.
Tough
simjazzbeer
1593 plays
10
Theatre - Jargon and Folklore. Act Two 15 questions

If you enjoyed my first quiz on this subject, then retake your seats for the second act. Note: this quiz is based on UK working practice.
Average
Simjazzbeer
510 plays
11
Exit Stage Left 10 questions

Welcome to my quiz on expressions used in the theatre, used for cast directions as well as theatre terminology.
Easy
mcsurfie
480 plays
12
Theatrical Terms 10 questions

This quiz is about terms in current use in the theatre.
Tough
monkeycouzin
3060 plays
13
Backstage Theatrical Devices 10 questions

Been to the theater lately? A lot of the magic is in the planning and preparation of the technical delivery as well as the actors' performances. What do you know about the backstage?
Average
njbruce
2037 plays
14
Words Every Theatre Person Should Know 10 questions

Like theatre? Do you know these theatrical terms?
Easy
Ilona_Ritter
513 plays
15
Theatrical Lingo 10 questions

The jargon of those in theatre is often foreign to mere mortals like us. These include references to performance stagecraft and awards. Here are a few examples. See how you go.
Average
Desimac
Mar 10 17
165 plays
16
Mastering Theatre Lingo 10 questions

If you're an avid Actor this quiz should be a breeze. However, if you are only just starting to get involved in the world of Theatre, this quiz may be an excellent learning experience!
Average
Lucay
1521 plays
17
Theater Phrases 101 5 questions

This is just a very, very easy quiz about things that are said (or not said) in the theater world.
Average
Juya3
3162 plays
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