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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Sharon not return to the stage?
(a) Her feelings are hurt by Maria's criticism.
(b) She was called to another class.
(c) She had to catch a train.
(d) She lost her music.
2. Who has a beauty parlor appointment after the master class?
(b) Lady Macbeth.
3. Who leaves the stage to show Sharon the appropriate entrance?
4. What does Maria tell Sharon about theatrics?
(a) To never miss a theatrical opportunity.
(b) To avoid them.
(c) That no one should be theatrical.
(d) To be wary of them.
5. What happens to Maria's voice when she sings Sharon's Lady Macbeth aria?
(a) She gets laryngitis.
(b) She hits every note.
(c) It cracks and shakes.
(d) She gets a sore throat.
6. Who says, "This is opera, not a voice recital." in Act II?
7. When was the last time Sharon read Macbeth?
(b) Grad school.
(c) Elementary school.
(d) In high school.
8. Who is Sharon Graham?
(a) Audience member.
(b) Friend of Maria's.
(d) Manny's sister.
9. What does Maria chastise Tony about?
(a) His ridiculous essay.
(b) Travelling alone.
(c) Missing curfew.
(d) Not using his full Italian name.
10. What is Maria's response to Sharon's reappearance?
(a) She looks at her blankly.
(b) She tells her to go away.
(c) She is glad Sharon has returned.
(d) She welcomes her eagerly.
11. How is the stage set in Act II?
(a) As a bedroom.
(b) As a living room.
(d) With many props.
12. Who calls Tony "Mr. Tony Tight Pants?"
13. In Act II, who says the students will be able to concentrate on the drama of the moment?
(b) Someone in the audience.
14. Where does the setting take place for Scene Two of Lady Macbeth's entrance scene?
(a) A ship.
(b) An old high school.
(c) The river.
(d) The grand hall of Macbeth's castle.
15. What does Manny say about who left the flowers?
(a) Manny's girlfriend.
(b) Maria's husband.
(c) Maria's mother.
(d) An unknown admirer.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Tony tell Maria about his ambitions?
2. Who reminds Maria of Sharon's name when she forgets?
3. What year did Maria make her debut?
4. What does Maria criticize about Sharon's physical appearance?
5. Who has a BA in music from USC?
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