Theatre 3-12 - o Of the three left, two dies Polydorus-...

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Greek Theatre: - Dot in the circle represents the alter of the gods - “naval of the show” - Theatron- a place for viewing - Size of the theatre says everyone comes - Store seat, paramount - accoustics were great because it was built on a hill o everyone can hear equally Hecuba: playwright: euriphides Translator: Marilyn Nelsor Hecuba’s problems: - I lost my queenship - I lost my country - I had 50 kids, have three left - I learned that my friend brayed by a friend, Polymesi
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Unformatted text preview: o Of the three left, two dies Polydorus- killed by polymester for gold Polyxena – offered as sacrifice for brad pitt Cassantra – sleeping with agennon but his wife is going to kill her-There is no word for parents who have lost a child o Unnatural, parents should lose life before kids o Unspeakable Dilemma: worried about divine justice REVENGE!!!! In the worst possible way...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2009 for the course THEA 100 taught by Professor Munnell during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Geneseo.

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