Type
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acting
drama
facial expression
gestures
miming
pantomime
scripts
still image
use of space
voice

Stage Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A poster advertising a theatrical performance playbill
Objects used on stage during a performance Properties
The back of the stage from the audience's perspective Upstage
Someone who prompts/cues actors who forget lines or stage positioning prompt
The precise staging of actors blocking
The act of speaking or expressing articulation
A mark typically made with tape on a stage floor spike
The process of changing an actor's pitch or tone inflection
The final night of a performance when sets are taken down strike
A genre of drama which includes dancing and singing as an essential part musical theater
Someone who writes plays playwright
A stage that's slanted up from front to back rake
Person in charge of supervising actors, staff, and camera crew director
A genre of theater which includes short sketches, songs, and dances revue
Dramatic entertainment in which background music plays while mimes express meaning through gestures pantomime
A sensational dramatic piece that appeals to emotions melodrama
A speech by one actor that's long and typically tedious monolouge
Sides of a stage used for scenery, performer preparation and circulation; referred to as offstage right and offstage left wings
A tone with no expression that remains the same pitch monotone
Right from the point of view of an actor on a stage facing the audience stageright
Manages finances and functions of a production producer
The rhythm and timing of a drama pace
Someone who dances in a series of steps and moves choreographer
Someone responsible for lighting and technology of a play stagemanager
The front of a stage downstage
Left from the point of view of an actor on a stage facing the audience stageleft
Traditional Japanese drama with stylized song, mime, and dance kabuki
Conversation between two or more people dialogue

Drama Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Acts
Ad lib
Audience
Audition
Backstage
Blocking
Cast
Character Profile
Costume
Covering
Crossing
Cue
Curtain Call
Dialogue
Gesture
Improvisation
Monologue
On Script
Pantomime
Prop
Run Through
Scenes
Script
Set
Setting
Stage
Synopsis
Tableau
Transition
Wings

Theatre Arts Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Facial Expression
Manipulation
Puppet
Commercial
Performance
Actor
Composer
Musical
Play
Stage
Projection
Articulation
Script
Conflict
Scenery
Setting
Producer
Director
Ensemble
Costume
Prop
Improvisation
Characterization
Pantomime

Drama Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

clear pronunciation of words articulation
change of voice to express emotion tone
speaking, moving or pausing at exactly the right moment timing
build up excitement tension
the position of the acting area relative to the audience staging
drama created on the spot without a script or plan improvisation
the written words of a drama script
section of a drama set in one place at one time scene
part played by an actor; attitude adopted role
position of the body; how it is held posture
storyline of a drama plot
person who has written the drama playwright
use of the body as a means of communication movement
a character speaks their thoughts aloud monologue
acting out an event from the past flashback
the stress on a word or phrase emphasis

Drama Conventions Wordsearch Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This can be used to support a still image Thought Tracking
When a person speaks to support the play Narration
A silent piece Mime
Two characters played by the same actor Multi-role
Two scenes performed at the same time Split Staging
An act from the past Flashback
An act performed into the future Flashforward
Humerous play Comedy
Different techniques used in presenting Drama Conventions
A long speech made by one actor Monologue
The events of a play Plot
An attempt in theatre to represent everyday life Realism
Drama devised and created without a script Rehearsed
Movements performed at a reduced speed to heighten dramatic impact Slow Motion
Written or spoken advice on how to act a drama Stage Directions
An exaggerated portrayl of a type of person Stereotype
A feeling of uncertainty of the outcome Suspense
Basic idea of a play Theme
Change of voice to express emotion Tone

S1 Drama Skills! Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Starting point to a drama. Stimulus
Questioning a character in role. Hot Seating
Loudness or quietness of the voice. Volume
Change of voice to express emotion. Tone
Messages given by the position or movement of the body. Body Language
Diary to keep track of rehearsals and targets. Rehearsal Log
The process of fully developing a character. Characterisation
Look on face which shows emotion. Facial Expression
A movement of part of the body, especially a hand, to express an idea or meaning. Hand Gesture
Speed of speech or movement. Pace
Way of speaking used in a local area or country. Accent
People who watch a drama. Audience
Clothes worn by actors for their characters. Costume
A stage picture held without movement. Tableau
Object used by an actor. Prop
Emotion without words, using only gesture, expression, and movement. Mime

Drama Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

projection
upstage
tragedy
theme
technical theatre
tableau
stage manager
stage right
stage left
stage crew
set stage
scene
role
rehearsal
props
plot
playwright
play
performance
pantomime
monologue
interpretation
objective
improvisation
house
fourth wall
dress rehearsal
down stage
director
diction
cue
conflict
comedy
characterization
center stage
cast
blocking
backstage
audition
audience
actor
act

Theatre Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

above
actor
apron
articulation
audience
backstage
below
blocking
body language
catwalk
center
character
conflict
costumes
countercross
critique
Cross
diction
director
discipline
down left
down right
downcenter
Drama
duet
emotional memory
etiquette
facial expressions
gesture
left
mime
monologue
Monotone
musical
nonverbal communication
operative word
orchestra
pantomime
pause
pitch
rate
right
script
showtime
tech
upcenter
vocalcords
volume
warmup
wings

Theatre Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

hit
props
playbill
improv
scene
microphones
strike
scrim
script
flat
house
lip
offstage
onstage
cutting
understudy
scenery
curtain
spotlight
bard
cues
audience
stage
program
gate
set
dressing room
fixtures
critic
gesture
movement
sound
make-up
costume
composition
climax
articulation
ensemble
characters
voice
greasepaint
drama
musical
backstage
lighting
rigging
rehearsals
cast
performance
camera
action
lights
auditorium
player
actor
act
theatre
producer
Director
Play

Communication Skills Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Pictures
Touching
Tone of Voice
Hairstyle
Dress
email
Telephone
Text
Facebook
Social Media
Smoke Signals
Semaphore
Morse code
Sign Language
Eye Contact
Facial Expressions
Hand Gestures
Body Language
Listening
Speaking
Writing
Reading