Pub quiz questions

  1. What was Tchaikovsky's first ballet?
    Swan Lake

  2. Painting
    Dogs playing Poker (A Friend in Need), Cassius Marcellus Coolidge, 1906
    Art(5)

  3. Which British artist having returned to "the solitary practice of painting" exhibited the results to poor reviews in the Wallace collection in London in 2009?
    Damien Hurst
    Art(5)

  4. Which painter, inspired by visiting Egypt, was acclaimed for his oriental scenes including his 1870 work the Moorish Bath?
    Jean-Léon Gérôme
    Art(7)

  5. What is by far the most famous painting in the Louvre?
    Mona Lisa
    Art(2)

  6. Which Spaniard is known for his hallucinatory paintings?
    Salvadore Dali
    Art(5)

  7. Painting
    The Scream, Edvard Munch, 1893
    Art(5)

  8. Which 'opera' was the subject of controversy when screened in 2005 by BBC Two?
    Jerry Springer: The Opera

  9. What style of painting are Cézanne, Degas, Manet and Money all linked with?
    Impressionism
    Art(4)

  10. What boogie piano hit by B Bumble and the Stingrs was based on the Marche from Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker?
    Nut Rocker