480 – 406 BC) was one of the three great tragedians of classical Athens, the
other two being ..... The comic poet, Aristophanes, is the earliest known critic to
characterize ..... The plays of...
Sophcles was a dramatist whose long career came between his contemporaries
Aeschylus and Euripides. A respected public figure of Athens, he was both a ...
... Theatre and Three Athenian Tragedians: Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides
... The great dramatic festival of Athens was held in the spring in the theatre of ...
of the Greek plays took their plots were, of course, well known to the Athenians.
Dec 13, 2010 ... known as the great Father of Comedy and was arguably the best ... The other
three, Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides were mainly great ...
Sophocles, Euripides, and Aeschylus all lived at some point during the same ...
Euripides was the last of the three great tragedians. ... Least honored of the
tragedians at his death, Euripides was still an amazing and well-known
The first great tragedian, Aeschylus, was born around 525 b.c.e. He produced ...
Sophocles, an older contemporary of Euripides, was born 497/496 b.c.e. at
Colonus outside Athens. ... Euripides was the youngest of the three great
Mar 31, 2015 ... With Aeschylus and Euripides, one of classical Athens' three great tragic
playwrights. The best known of his 123 dramas is Oedipus the King.
Jan 4, 2012 ... Aeschylus is known to have written about eighty plays, but only seven remain. ...
Sophocles is considered the best of the three major tragedians. He won ...
Euripides was the most unique of the three great tragedians. He was ...
A basic level guide to some of the best known and loved works of prose, poetry
and drama from ancient Greece ... Euripides was the last of the three great
tragedians of classical Greece (the other two being Aeschylus and Sophocles).
Sep 29, 2013 ... The Greek world had three great tragedians: Aeschylus (c. 525 - c. 456 BCE),
Euripides (c. 484 - 407 BCE), and Sophocles. Their works were ...