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

Greek tragedy is a form of theatre from Ancient Greece and Asia Minor. It reached its most significant form in Athens in the century BC, the works of which are sometimes called Attic tragedy.

Ain’t No Tragedy Like An Ancient Greek Tragedy

Fifteen Ancient Greek tragedies drawn on fifteen Ancient Greek vases, and also some actual information about them.

‘Mount Olympus, To glorify the cult of the Tragedy’ : Jan Fabre’ s 24 hour groundbreaking performance now in Roma at Teatro Argentina.

'Mount Olympus, To glorify the cult of the Tragedy' : Jan Fabre' s 24 hour groundbreaking performance now in Roma at Teatro Argentina.

A new, repackaged translation of three Greek tragedies about the House of Atreus, from three different authors: Aeschylus’ “Agamemnon,” Sophocles’ “Electra,” Euripides’ “Orestes.”

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A new, repackaged translation of three Greek tragedies about the House of Atreus, from three different authors: Aeschylus’ “Agamemnon,” Sophocles’ “Electra,” Euripides’ “Orestes.”

Traditional Greek chorus masks by Thanos Vovolis.  The chorus would often wear a uniform mask to show that they are representing one person.

Costume Ideas for the Chorus: Traditional Greek chorus masks by Thanos Vovolis. The chorus would often wear a uniform mask to show that they are representing one person. Main characters in this show should have their own personal masks.

The Greek tragedy of Merlin.:

The Greek tragedy of Merlin.:<<< the second in began to read this a I thought MERLIN

Here are some doodles of ancient Greek dresses I did for my own reference library      All these are drawn off original vases of the era written above each, so feel free to use them as reference!  Enjoy and let me know me if you find them useful!

Here are some doodles of ancient Greek dresses I did for my own reference library All these are drawn off original vases of the era written above each, so feel free to use them as reference!

Aeschylus' Persae, first produced in 472 BC, is the oldest surviving Greek tragedy. It is also the only extant Greek tragedy that deals, not with a mythological subject, but with an event of recent history, the Greek defeat of the Persians at Salamis in 480 BC. Unlike Aeschylus' other surviving plays, it is apparently not part of a connected trilogy. In this new edition A. F. Garvie encourages the reader to assess the Persae on its own terms as a drama.

Aeschylus' Persae, first produced in 472 BC, is the oldest surviving Greek tragedy. It is also the only extant Greek tragedy that deals, not with a mythological subject, but with an event of recent history, the Greek defeat of the Persians at Salamis in 480 BC. Unlike Aeschylus' other surviving plays, it is apparently not part of a connected trilogy. In this new edition A. F. Garvie encourages the reader to assess the Persae on its own terms as a drama.

Structure of Greek Tragedyand the Role of  the Chorus  What you need to know when reading Oedipus Rex

Greek Drama: Structure of Greek Tragedyand the Role of the Chorus What you need to know when reading Oedipus Rex

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