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The Iceman Cometh

The Iceman Cometh

by Eugene O’Neill

The Iceman Cometh: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Iceman Cometh? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What does the “Iceman” represent?


Salvation
Death
Forgiveness
Faith
Q. Who is the Christ figure in the play?


Larry
Harry
Parritt
Hickey
Q. What do automobiles stir in Harry?


Hope
Freedom
Fear
Desire
Q. Who serves as a “priest” for Parritt?


Larry
Harry
Hickey
Jimmy Tomorrow
Q. According to Harry, why can’t they get drunk in Act Four?


Too tired
Too drunk already
Ran out of good booze
Hickey tampered with the booze
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