1. Select the correct sequence:

(A) Author, Actor, Audience, Director
(B) Actor, Audience, Author, Director
(C) Audience, Actor, Director, Author
(D) Author, Director, Actor, Audience

 2. Match the following:

List – I
List – II

(a) B. V. Karanth
(i) Rangayana
(b) Utpal Dutt
(ii) Swopanam
(c) K. N. Panikkar
(iii) NSD
(d) Vijay Mehta
(iv) IPTA


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

3. Pick the odd one out

(A) Lighting – Setting
(B) Costume – Make-up
(C) Mime – Movement
(D) Play-Reading – Blocking

4. The noted director who first discovered the theatrical potentialities of Dharmaveer Bharati’s ANDHA YUG

(A) E. Alkazi
(B) Satyadev Dubey
(C) B.V. Karanth
(D) Ratan Thiyam

5. Which is the correct sequence?

(A) Kārya, Patākā, Bija, Prakari, Bindu
(B) Bindu, Bija, Patākā, Kārya, Prakari
(C) Prakari, Patākā, Bija, Bindu, Kārya
(D) Bija, Bindu, Patākā, Prakari, Kārya

6. ‘Arthopak epaka’ is one kind of

(A) Presentation Device
(B) Stage of Plot Development
(C) Instrument of Plot Construction
(D) Dramatic Irony

7. Assertion (A): Brecht was criticised by the progressive activists for not using social realism as his problem based Epic Theatre failed to provide solutions.
Reason (R): Brecht did not want to immerge his audience in reality and wanted them to ‘cry tears from the brain’; to absorb messages and ideas on which they could act.


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

8. Which is the correct sequence?

(A) Kanyadan, Ghasiram Kotwal, Shrimant, Shantata! Court Chalu Ahe
(B) Shrimant, Shantata! Court Chalu Ahe, Ghasiram Kotwal, Kanyadan
(C) Shantata! Court Chalu Ahe, Kanyadan, Shrimant, Ghasiram Kotwal
(D) Ghasiram Kotwal, Kanyadan, Shantata! Court Chalu Ahe, Shrimant

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

List – I
List – II

a. Movement
i. Visual Interpretation of Each Moment
b. Composition
ii. Stage Picture in Action
c. Pantomimic Dramatization
iii. Rational Arrangement of Characters on Stage
d. Picturization
iv. Visual Performance of a Play

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

10. Which pair is not correctly matched?

(A) Rabindranath – Shambhu Tagore  Mitra
(B) Vijay Tendulkar – Jabbar Patel
(C) Girish Karnad – B.V. Karanth
(D) Mohan Rakesh – K.N. Panikkar

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