1. There is an ancient performance space found in the Ramagarh hills in Chhattisgarh. The name of the performance space is

(A) Nagarjunakonda Amphi Theatre
(B) Sita Benga Cave Theatre
(C) Nata Mandir
(D) Ranigumpha Amphi Theatre

2. Match the List – I with List – II:

List – I
List – II

a. Colour
i. Feelings
b. Line
ii. Three dimension
c. Volume
iii. Pigment
d. Texture
iv. Abstraction


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

3. Write in correct order:

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

4. Find the odd one from the list:

(A) Khallid Chowdhury
(B) Bansi Kaul
(C) Kirti Jain
(D) Nissar Allana

5. The language of world drama is reformed by

(A) Mohan Rakesh
(B) Barnard Shaw
(C) Luigi Pirrandello
(D) Albert Camus

6. King Lear is written by

(A) Brecht
(B) Peter Brook
(C) Barnard Shaw
(D) Shakespeare

7. Put the following playwrights in order of their time.

(A) Euripides, Sophocles, Aeschylus, Aristophanes
(B) Sophocles, Euripides, Aristophanes, Aeschylus
(C) Aeschylus, Euripides, Aristophanes, Sophocles
(D) Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Aristophanes

8. Assertion (A) : Theatre is always contemporary.
Reason (R) : Classical plays can also be performed as contemporary.

Codes :

(A) (A) is True, (R) is True.
(B) (A) is False, (R) is True.
(C) (A) is True, (R) is False.
(D) (A) is False, (R) is False.

9. Match the items in List-I with the items in List-II.

List – I
List – II

(a) BadalSircar
(i) Painted curtains
(b) Rām Nagar Ki Rāmlila
(ii) Thrust stage
(c) Surabhi Theatre
(iii) Arena theatre
(d) Jatra of Bengal and Orissa
(iv) Environmental theatre
Codes :

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

10. Pick the odd one :

(A) Habib Tanveer – Political Theatre
(B) Badal Sircar – Psycophysical Theatre
(C) Safdar Hashmi – Realistic Theatre
(D) B.V. Karanth – Theatre Music

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