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Culture Quiz 4

Quiz about Art, Opera and other cultural subjects 12 Questions.

 
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In which field of the arts is Jessye Norman famous?

  • Choreography
  • Opera
  • Photography
  • Sculpture

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Which famous painter said, "I shut my eyes in order to see"?

  • Marc Chagall
  • Paul Gauguin
  • Gustav Klimt
  • Pablo Picasso

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What is the 'Cambridge May Week Revue' better known as?

  • 'Footlights'
  • 'Headlights'
  • 'Highlights'
  • 'Limelight'

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At what age did Chopin make his public debut as a pianist?

  • Six
  • Eight
  • Ten
  • Twelve

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Which painter had himself tied to a ship's mast in order to observe a storm at sea?

  • Blake
  • Constable
  • Gainsborough
  • Turner

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"In the depths of the Temple" is a famous duet from which opera?

  • Aida
  • Madama Butterfly
  • The Pearl Fishers
  • Turandot

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What does the term 'furioso' mean in music?

  • Noisily
  • Quickly
  • Quietly
  • Rushing

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Which famous sculptor failed to get into art school?

  • Jacob Epstein
  • Barbara Hepworth
  • Henry Moore
  • Auguste Rodin

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Can you match these famous ballerinas with their place of birth?

Drag items from right column to match with left column

Left

  • Isadora Duncan
  • Margot Fonteyn
  • Anna Pavlova
  • Moira Shearer

Right

  • Reigate
  • San Francisco
  • Dunfermline
  • St Petersburg

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Where in a theatre would you expect to find 'barn doors'?

  • Box office
  • Dressing room
  • Floor of the stage
  • On a spotlight

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Which Mozart opera is a satire on Freemasonry?

  • The Magic Flute
  • Cosi Fan Tutte
  • Don Giovanni
  • The Marriage of Figaro

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Sir Alfred Munnings is famous for painting which animals?

  • Cats
  • Chickens
  • Dogs
  • Horses

 

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