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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theatre_of_ancient_Greece

The ancient Greek drama, is a theatrical culture that flourished in ancient Greece from c. .... Apparently the Greek playwrights never used more than three actors based on ... The theatres were originally built on a very large scale to accommodate the ... Effectively, the mask transformed the actor as much as memorization of the ...

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... to viewers. The audience could associate with the person visually by seeing the mask. ... Why did the actors wear masks in the ancient Greek theater presentation? Why did the .... Actors in the theaters of ancient Greece wore large mask to?

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Masks Masks and ritual The Greek term for mask is persona and was a significant ... Therefore, performance in ancient Greece did not distinguish the masked actor from the ... In a large open-air theatre, like the Theatre of Dionysus in Athens, the ... Actors who played tragic roles wore boots called cothurneses that elevated ...

www.messagetoeagle.com/ancient-greek-costumes-masks-and-theater

Jan 10, 2016 ... The theaters were large, open-air structures constructed on the slopes of hills ... The Greek actors soon dressed in costume, and all wore masks ...

www.reference.com/history/did-ancient-greek-actors-wear-masks-a8207a110ad4b0eb

Ancient Greek actors wore masks to represent the various characters they played , to help them ... In ancient Greek theater, only men could perform as actors.

www.historyofmasks.net/famous-masks/greek-masks

Ancient Greek masks have been used in ceremonial rites and celebrations and ... started creating very large open-air theaters, the masks that actors wore got a ...

www.tribunesandtriumphs.org/roman-life/roman-masks.htm

Roman Masks played an important part in Ancient Roman Plays and the ... by his mask, which included his hair, so the Roman mask was quite large. ... The Roman masks, like the Greek masks that they emulated, were used for many reasons: ... tell how the character was feeling *** The Mask amplified the actor's voice, ...

artsedge.kennedy-center.org/interactives/greece/theater/playersProps.html

Masks served several important purposes in Ancient Greek theater: their ... Tragic actors wore buskins (raised platform shoes) to symbolize superior status, while ... Ekkyklêma—Literally, "wheel out," a large wheeled platform that could be ...

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Apr 11, 2013 ... By Hannah Hamby and Haley Glew Ancient Greek Theatre: Masks ... Actors playing Athenian characters wore elaborate costumes, like ... n.d. http://artsedge. kennedy-center.org/interactives/greece/theater/playersProps.html.

www.crystalinks.com/greektheater.html

The theatre of Ancient Greece, or ancient Greek drama, is a theatrical culture that ... actor performed the speeches of the characters in the narrative (using masks to ... The theaters were large, open-air structures constructed on the slopes of hills. ... Actors wore thick boots to add to their height and gloves to exaggerate their ...