Performing Arts: Characteristics & Functions


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In what way are performed arts different than arts like painting or sculpture?

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1. Which element of theater do oral interpretation artists focus on specifically?

2. Mimes, living statues, and musicians in the park would be examples of which sort of performing art that has been gaining respect in recent years?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Performance arts is the subject of this quiz and worksheet. You'll be answering questions about things like how this type of art is different from other kinds of art and oral interpretation.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Worksheet/quiz topics are as follows:

  • Performing arts in the park
  • What kind of art is performance art
  • The focus of that art
  • Varieties of art

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about types of performance art
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on performance arts
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding oral interpretation

Additional Learning

You can increase your understanding of this type of art with the lesson entitled Performing Arts: Characteristics & Functions, which will discuss the following:

  • Theater
  • Street performance
  • Performance art in the 60's and 70's