Festivals of Dionysus may refer to several celebrations held in Athens in honor of
the Greek god Dionysus: The Dionysia, a festival of the Rural Dionysia and the ...
Ancient dramatic festival in which tragedy, comedy, and satyric drama originated;
it was held in Athens in March in honour of Dionysus, the god of wine. Tragedy ...
Jan 6, 2012 ... Theater in Ancient Greece: The Festival of Dionysus ... prolific of these festivals
was the City Dionysia, or Great Dionysia, which was held in late ...
The Festival of Dionysus was held annually in Meliad in honour of the god,
Dionysus. Each year...
Jan 22, 2005 ... Many festivals of Dionysus were held in ancient Greece; this article concerns the
major Dionysian festival known as Great Dionysia or City ...
Sep 21, 2008 ... This festival was held about three months after the rural Dionysia, ... The
Eleuthereans brought a statue of Dionysus to Athens, which was ...
Long before the theater itself was built, an annual ceremonial festival was held
for Dionysus in the same spot. This ancient ceremony was performed by ...
Mar 6, 2014 ... Ancient Greek religious festivals celebrated in honor of Dionysus: the article ...
This was doubtless the most ancient of all, and was held with the ...
May 9, 2012 ... From The official City Dionysus Festival is brought to life in 6th century BC by the
At least three full days were set aside for tragic plays.
The Greek festival honoring the god Dionysus was the most important arts festival
... representing the ten political tribes of Athens held dithyrambic competitions.