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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Sharon say she did not return earlier?
2. What does Maria chastise Tony about?
3. What happens to Maria's voice when she sings Sharon's Lady Macbeth aria?
4. What is Maria's response when Tony reveals his ambitions?
5. Where does the setting take place for Scene Two of Lady Macbeth's entrance scene?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe Maria's interaction with the audience in the play. In what way does she criticize them? How does she talk with them casually about the students?
Essay Topic 2
Why does Maria criticize Sharon about her gown when she says everyone should have a special "look" so that the audience will remember you. Do you think Sharon fulfills this requirement but still gets criticized for it by Maria?
Essay Topic 3
Describe Sharon's character. What does she expect to receive from the master class? How does Maria's criticism change that expectation?
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