1. The ‘Image Theatre’ is conceived by

(A) Peter Brooke
(B) Richard Schechner
(C) Augusto Boal
(D) Elia Kazan

2. Which pair is NOT correctly matched?

(A) K.N. Panikkar – Revival of Sanskrit Theatre
(B) Badal Sircar – Agit-prop Theatre
(C) Anamika – Gender- Haksar Sensitive Theatre
(D) M.S. Sathyu – Parsi Theatre

3. Match the items in List – I with the items in List – II:

List – I
List – II

a. Arms and the Man
i. Albert Camus
b. Hedda Gabbler
ii. Luigi Pirandello
c. The Myth of Sysyphus
iii. George Bernard Shaw
d. The Rules of the Game
iv. Henrik Ibsen

       a b c d
(A) iii iv i ii
(B) ii iii iv i
(C) i ii iii iv
(D) iv i ii iii

4. Arrange items in sequence:

(A) Performing text, Dramatic text, self – expression, Transmission of secrets
(B) Transmission of secrets, Self-expression, Dramatic text, performing text
(C) Dramatic text, performing text, transmission of secrets, self-expression
(D) Self-expression, Transmission of secrets, Dramatic text, performing text

5. The book ‘Indian Method in Acting’ is written by

(A) Kumar Verma
(B) Prasanna
(C) M.L. Varadpande
(D) H.V. Sharma

6. Give the correct sequence according to their corresponding value:

(A) Down Right, Down Left, Down Centre, Up Right.
(B) Down Centre, Down Right, Down Left, Up Right.
(C) Down Left, Down Centre, Down Right, Up Right.
(D) UP Right, Down Left, Down Right, Down Centre.

7. The production of ‘Andha Yug’ at Purna Quila by E. Alkazi opened the doors for a kind of theatre in India which is known as

(A) Dance Theatre
(B) Visual Theatre
(C) Realistic Theatre
(D) Applied Theatre

8. Match the items in List – I with the items in List – II:

List – I
List – II

a. Bio Mechanics
i. Matterson
b. Berliner Ensemble
ii. Antoine
c. Theatre Libre
iii. Meyerhold
d. Symbolism
iv. Brecht


       a b c d
(A) iii iv ii i
(B) ii iii i iv
(C) i ii iii ii
(D) iv i iv iii

9. Assertion (A): Designing a space is not to fill the area with materials, but to create an environment to establish the action of the play.
Reason (R): Design helps the actor to build his character and to move conveniently.


(A) Both (A) and (R) are true.
(B) Both (A) and (R) are false.
(C) (A) is true, (R) is false.
(D) (A) is false, (R) is true.

10. Give the correct sequence in respect of the five fundamentals of Play- Direction.

(A) Movement, Pantomimic Dramatization, Rhythm, Composition, Picturization.
(B) Picturization, Rhythm, Movement, Composition, Pantomimic Dramatization.
(C) Composition, Picturization, Movement, Rhythm, Pantomimic Dramatization.
(D) Pantomimic Dramatization, Rhythm, Movement, Picturization, Composition.

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