Theatre of Cruelty: Artaud - Quiz & Worksheet


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What movement looked to dreams instead of logic to find reality?

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1. Which of the following did NOT contribute to Artaud's conception for the Theatre of Cruelty?

2. Why did Artaud and Brecht disagree?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet tool is designed to assess what you've learned about Artaud's Theater of Cruelty. Key concepts to know include the creator of the Theater of Cruelty and what it focuses on.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be tested on your understanding of the following:

  • The book where the Theater of Cruelty is defined
  • Concepts that contributed to the Theater of Cruelty
  • The movement that used dreams instead of logic for inspiration

Skills Practiced

You will also be able to practice these skills with the help of this quiz and worksheet:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding where the Theater of Cruelty is first defined
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding who came up with the Theater of Cruelty and interpret it correctly
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of the Theater of Cruelty

Additional Learning

To learn more about the Theater of Cruelty, refer to the lesson the Theater of Cruelty: Artaud. This lesson will cover these objectives:

  • Learn about the Theater of Cruelty
  • Understand the artistic movement behind the Theater of Cruelty
  • Identify key elements in the Theater of Cruelty
  • Know examples of this type of theater