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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Maria tell she has courage because she came back to the master class?
2. Who is Tony?
3. Who is the first character to enter the stage in Act II?
4. Who has a beauty parlor appointment after the master class?
5. Who leaves the stage to show Sharon the appropriate entrance?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe Maria's relationship with Aristotle Onassis. Does Maria seem to be controlled by him? What is the decision that she makes because of Onassis' preferences?
Essay Topic 2
Maria values deep emotion in a singer. What examples can you provide that show her feeling great emotion in her singing career and in her teaching?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss Maria's philosophy about having presence, a signature or a look. What criticism does she have of the other characters' lack of a look?' Can you tell what kind of presence she has? Provide a few examples to explain your viewpoint.
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