Review Questions
What is the "fourth wall" concept?

The "fourth wall" concept is when the production takes action in their own place. This helps the audience notice this when it is removed to allow them to have access. It is an invisible wall that separate the actors from the audience to make them see it.

What were classical Greek choruses like? Describe these choruses.

Classical Greek choruses communicate their themes and plot developments to the audience. Their choruses do not have any singing when they could be summarizing the events that happen on stage without showing any violence. They can be place in an orchestra.

Why should film and theatre companies analyze information about the likes, dislikes, and habits of potential audience members? 

Film and theatre companies should companies analyze information about the likes, dislikes, and habits of potential audience members because f ilm and theatre companies can have the notion on how to create an atmosphere or mood for the performance that can affect their potential audience members . The traits help define the aspects used in productions.

Discuss the information that can help a film or theatre production company know how to best influence the audience's emotions through the medium of the performance.

The crew and cast members must know their audience by their age, gender ratio, interests, hobbies, income levels and movie going habits. This basic information can help producers create an atmosphere that will most likely affect a specific type of audience.

What are three ways that a filmmaker might finance a film? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each?

One way that a filmmaker might finance a film is by qualifying for a loan . An advantage for this is that getting the money can help produce the film. A disadvantage for this is that repaying the money that was spent. A second way that a filmmaker might finance a film is by grants. A disadvantage of this is that it is like a loan. An advantage of this there is no repayment and it is a gift. The third way to that a filmmaker might finance a film is having funding through donations that is made by members of the community. An advantage for this is there is no repayment and there is getting money involved. A disadvantage for this is letting down the person who gave the money. The movies must impress that person.

Critical Thinking Questions
Why do you think a company or organization might donate money to theatrical productions and organizations ? What benefits might they gain ?

I think a company or organization might donate money to theatrical productions and organizations because a company or organization must admire the theatrical productions and organizations . The benefits that might gain are being names corporate sponsors, signage and verbal acknowledgement before a performance. All of these gains can bring donators fame and gratitude in the business world causing them to be more successful and admired.

How have your life experiences, opinions, and so on influenced you as an audience member? Do you think that these experiences and opinions affect how you see or interpret a film or play? Why or why not? Support your answer with specific examples.

My life experiences, op inions, and so on influenced me as an audience member when I have my own beliefs and things I admire and like that make me have a different view of a film. I think that these experiences and opinions affect how you see or interpret a film or play because the film will match with what I think and how I see things I will probably enjoy the movie.

How do theatre productions influence the economics of your town or region? Identify at least three types of businesses or individuals who may benefit economically from theatre productions, such as school, community, or professional productions.

T heatre production s influence the economics of my town or region when my town or region surrounds the theatre or performance space and the actors and crew will cause theatre productions to have the salary they gain that they can use to p ay their daily expense which bring the economies up. The three types