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The Bacchae one is especially apt. Also, for Agamemnon: She didn't care about the cheating so much. She cared that he SENT THEIR DAUGHTER TO BE SLAUGHTERED so they could have good wind for the ships. Bit of a difference there. Still, this infographic is awesome. // Ain’t No Tragedy Like An Ancient Greek Tragedy

Ain’t No Tragedy Like An Ancient Greek Tragedy honestly was just a cute greek comic that helps give an understanding of the style of stories for each type of vase.

Greek chorus in The Bacchai at the National Theatre

Robert Thicknesse on reconstructing an ancient Greek chorus

Around the year 540 B.C, secular myths were added to Greek theater. As a result, the dialogue of actors became gradually more important, and the chorus reduced from as many as 50 people to 15 people.

I feel like I could eat the world raw.  - Madeline Miller, The Song of Achilles

- Madeline Miller, The Song of Achilles < Greek heroes get the short end of the stick

"Pudding means dessert in England you salted slug."

17 Times Americans, Australians, And Brits Confused The Hell Out Of Everyone

"Pudding means dessert in England you salted slug."

The Greek tragedy of Merlin.:

The Greek tragedy of Merlin.<<<The Greeks were very homoerotic. In fact they probably had a higher statistic of gays than straights. Many myths were romantic so the fact that they thought it was a greek myth only proves merthur

Make it dark, make it grim, make it tough, but then for the love of god, tell a joke. - Joss Whedon!

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Greek Tragedy Theatre Mask Greek tragedy was a popular and influential form of drama performed in theatres across ancient Greece from the late 6th century BCE. The most famous playwrights of the genre were Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides and many of their works were still performed centuries after their initial premiere. Greek tragedy led to Greek comedy and, together, these genres formed the foundation upon which all modern theatre is based.

Greek Tragedy

Greek Tragedy Theatre Mask Greek tragedy was a popular and influential form of drama performed in theatres across ancient Greece from the late 6th century BCE. The most famous playwrights of the genre were Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides and many of their works were still performed centuries after their initial premiere. Greek tragedy led to Greek comedy and, together, these genres formed the foundation upon which all modern theatre is based.

Physical Pain and Justice : Greek Tragedy and the Russian Novel (Hardcover) (Gary Rosenshield)

Physical Pain and Justice : Greek Tragedy and the Russian Novel (Hardcover) (Gary Rosenshield)

A Greek Tragedy (1986 by Nicole Van Goethem

A Greek Tragedy : Goethem, Nicole Van : Free Download & Streaming

A Greek Tragedy (1986 by Nicole Van Goethem

"greek tragedy. [lennox]" by sugarcoatedpearls ❤ liked on Polyvore featuring odeya rush

"greek tragedy. [lennox]" by sugarcoatedpearls ❤ liked on Polyvore featuring odeya rush