The Dionysia was a large festival in ancient Athens in honor of the god Dionysus,
the central ... They were also an essential part of the Dionysian Mysteries.
restore faith in the strength of Athens. ... The Festival of Dionysus was instituted in
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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 ...
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Greek ... The Roman authorities cracked down on such behavior and instituted a
... But this is only part of the explanation for why worshippers of Dionysus often
tore a ...
... as part of a festival called the Dionysia, which honored the god Dionysus. ... In
534 BC, annual competitions for the best tragedy were instituted at the City ...
"The Dionysia (Festival of Dionysos) . . . a revel such as I once upon a time
witnessed ... [N.B. At the Feast of Dionysus in Athens it was customary for
revellers .... and in honour of Erigone instituted a festival day of swinging [i.e. the
Aiora, ..... He continued to be insane for the greater part of the time, with rare lucid
Hercules uncovers an elaborate plot calling for the murder of a king during a
An overview of the City Dionysia, the most famous dramatic festival of the ancient
Greeks. ... of Dionysus Eleuthereus, was far the most splendid of the Bacchic
festivals, ... Before proceeding to describe the dramatic part of the performances
at the ... The procession was instituted to commemorate this sacred event, and to
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 ...
2 Only the peasants seem, he says, to have instituted festivals and initiations;
they are the first who instituted dancing choruses for Dionysus at the wine press
... in -phoria the first part of the compound refers to something carried in the