quiz pic

Culture Quiz 5

Another quiz about art, opera and other cultural subjects 12 Questions.

 
Created by:
msminimilk
Played: 57 times
Comments: 1 comment
Favs: 0 users
like this quiz
Rating:
5 stars
4.4 out of 5, based on 13 votes
Login or Register to view the answers and save your score!

1
Question 1 Photo

Which famous Spanish artist was expelled from art school after declaring that his teachers were not good enough to examine his work?

  • Salvadore Dali
  • Francisco Goya
  • Pablo Picasso
  • Diego Velazquez

2
Question 2 Photo

A theatre's front of house curtains are commonly known by what nick-name?

  • Babs
  • Dabs
  • Jabs
  • Tabs

3
Question 3 Photo

In which Mozart opera does the character Don Alfonso appear?

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

4
Question 4 Photo

Which artist painted 'Woman With A Hat' in 1905?

  • Augustus John
  • Gustav Klimt
  • Oskar Kokoschka
  • Henri Matisse

5
Question 5 Photo

Which of these ballet companies was not formed in the 20th century?

  • Bolshoi Ballet
  • Borovansky Ballet
  • Kirov Ballet
  • Stanislavsky Ballet

6
Question 6 Photo

Musician Steven Isserlis is noted for playing which instrument?

  • Cello
  • Double Bass
  • Guitar
  • Violin

7
Question 7 Photo

Which is London's oldest theatre?

  • Mermaid
  • Old Vic
  • Theatre Royal
  • Windmill

8
Question 8 Photo

Which English painter - who died in 1984 - was noted as an art forger?

  • Derek Keating
  • Paul Keating
  • Ronan Keating
  • Tom Keating

9
Question 9 Photo

Which poet was once a member of the pop group 'The Scaffold'?

  • Dannie Abse
  • Douglas Dunn
  • Adrian Henri
  • Roger McGough

10
Question 10 Photo

By which nick-name is Haydn's symphony no 101 in D major known?

  • Bell symphony
  • Clock symphony
  • Flower symphony
  • Toy symphony

11
Question 11 Photo

Constantin Brancusi was famous in which art form?

  • Choreography
  • Film
  • Opera
  • Sculpture

12
Question 12 Photo

Who famously claimed, "The play was a great success but the audience was a failure"?

  • Noel Coward
  • Joe Orton
  • George Bernard Shaw
  • Oscar Wilde

 

Header

Message

Close