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Unformatted text preview: o Human history is seen as a gradual collection of knowledge. They like democracy- persuasion. • Theatre at Dionysis (refer to A and L and coursepack) o For the god, Dionysis o 3 days of plays- 3 normal and one satire for the Festival. o 490/480 BC it was created o Thespis- one actor 534 BC. Aeschylus 2 actors and Sophocles- 3 actors o Retaining wall are the remains. o Epidauros- 4 th century BC, orchestra is less big because chorus is smaller o “Net Draggers” papyrus fragment of Aeschylus-oldest o Oldest complete copy, 11 th century manuscript of Aristophanes (11 have survived) The Frogs...
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This note was uploaded on 05/31/2011 for the course CLAS 121 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '07 term at UNC.
- Spring '07