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Our Town

Our Town

by Thornton Wilder

Our Town: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Our Town? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. We should appreciate every moment because we never get a second chance. Which theme is this?


Life, Consciousness
Morality
Mortality
Visions of America
Friendship
Q. From the very beginning of the play, what is present in the Stage Manager’s narration?


Hope
Birth
Yellow
Sun
Death
Q. The ultimate moment in a person's life is ____


First kiss
First date
Marriage
First job
Childbirth
Q. What is an integral part of the characters’ lives, although sometimes they may take it for granted?


Peace
War
Food
Love
Community
Q. Our Town takes place in a


Apartment
Town
City
Village
Space
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