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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who are the last actors to leave the stage in Act I?
(a) Manny and Maria.
(b) Sophie and Manny.
(c) Sophie and Tony.
(d) Maria and Sophie.
2. What does Sophie announce she will sing in Act I?
(a) Music from La Boheme.
(c) Country music.
(d) Aria from La Sonnambula.
3. Who brings a cushion for Maria's chair?
(c) Stage hand.
4. What does Onassis give to Maria?
(a) Tips on travel.
(b) Musical stardom.
5. Who drops to her knees and sings part of La Sonnambula?
6. What does Maria request during Act I from the stage hand?
(a) Water, cushion, footstool.
(c) Nail filer.
(d) Bagel and cream cheese.
7. What does Maria tell Manny about her sense of humor?
(a) He will never get it.
(b) She doesn't have one.
(c) It is always respectful.
(d) He will come to understand it.
8. What nickname does Onassis have for Maria?
(d) My love.
9. What does Maria tell Sophie to do before she sings?
(a) Close off her ears.
(b) Stand under the lights.
(c) Get her lunch.
(d) Get a tissue.
10. What does Maria say about singing at the beginning of Act I?
(a) It is serious business.
(b) It is not enough for a life.
(c) She was never disciplined about her studies.
(d) She's scared of it.
11. Which prop does Maria complain is missing when Sophie comes on stage?
(b) Her lunch.
(c) Her purse.
(d) Her favorite sweater.
12. When does Manny appear on stage in Act I?
(a) After Sophie.
(d) After Maria.
13. What is Manny's job?
(a) Stage hand.
(d) Music teacher.
14. In Act I, Maria complains that the theater is too:
15. Who returns her music score to Sophie in Act I?
(b) Stage hand.
(c) Another student.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Sophie de Palma?
2. What is the relationship between Maria and Aristotle Onassis?
3. Who is Rosa Ponselled, Giudetta Pasta, Lotte Lehmann and Zinka Milanov?
4. What did Maria's singing teacher encourage in her?
5. Who brought class and respectability to Onassis?
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