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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theatre_of_ancient_Greece

The ancient Greek drama was a theatrical culture that flourished in ancient Greece from c. .... completely separate genres, and no plays ever merged aspects of the two. ... However, the primary Hellenistic theatrical form was not tragedy but 'New ... The first seats in Greek theatres (other than just sitting on the ground) were ...

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The two forms of theater in ancient Greece were? ... In Ancient Greece, the most celebrated and popular theatre venue was the Theatre of Dionysus , which lie ...

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Greek Theatre and its origin from Ancient Greece in the forms of Tragedy, Comedy ... At the early Greek festivals, the actors, directors, and dramatists were all the ...

www.pbs.org/empires/thegreeks/background/24c.html

Two strolling actors with comedy masks in the Louvre, Paris. The Ancient Greeks took their entertainment very seriously and used drama as a way of ... The three genres of drama were comedy, satyr plays, and most important of all, tragedy.

www.ancient.eu/Greek_Theatre

Jul 14, 2016 ... The two types of Greek drama would be hugely popular and ... Some have linked the rise of the genre to an earlier art form, the lyrical performance of epic poetry. ... Plays were performed in an open-air theatre (theatron) with ...

novaonline.nvcc.edu/eli/spd130et/ancientgreek.htm

Nov 16, 2007 ... Everything we think we know from the Ancient Greek theatre, and ... a chorus of men (varied in size form 3 to 50) -- many think the choral ... Most of his plays were part of trilogies; the only extant Greek trilogy is The Orestia. .... Choral passages sung and danced in unison, sometimes divided into two groups.

www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/thtr/hd_thtr.htm

Terracotta amphoriskos (flask) in the form of a bird-man. 1999.68 ... Two terracotta roundels with theatrical masks ... Our interest in the theater connects us intimately with the ancient Greeks and Romans. ... During this early period in Greek drama, the stage and most probably the skene (stage building) were made of wood.

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Ancient_Greek_Comedy

Mar 19, 2016 ... ... was one of two principal dramatic forms of ancient Greek theater. ... Comedies were performed in Athens in formal competitions at two major ...

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The masks of tragedy and comedy symbolize the earliest forms of drama. ... The ancient Greeks used dramas to investigate their world and the essence of ...