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September 3, 2008 Drama 115 “To exist outside a polis to be either greater or less than human” –  Aristotle Amphitheatre -   outdoor space with tiered seating Theatron –  (“seeing place”) audience area Orchestra –  (“dancing place”) o Main zone for chorus Skene ( “tent”) – scene building
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Unformatted text preview: • Paradoi (“ sideroad”) – entrances/exits on sides of orchestra • Greek Scenic Equipment o Mechane – crane (as in “dues ex machine”) o Ekkyklema – rolling platform • Qualities of Performance o Formal, ceremonial, poetic, non-illusionistic...
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This note was uploaded on 10/18/2009 for the course DRAM 115 taught by Professor Adamdavidson during the Spring '08 term at UNC.

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