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Unformatted text preview: but the festival of the ancient theatre of Epidavros is the most prominent of them. More than any other, Epidavros has the advantage of offering distinction, or casting discredit, on performances and artists. We will concentrate on this theatre in the course of our analysis because here the theatrical events, indicative of current conceptions, interpretations, and reconstructions of a mythical past, are more eloquent. Paraphrase: It is most important to narrow in of the theatre of Epidavros when looking at Ancient Greek drama festivals because more than any other theatre, Epidavros truly embodied the spirit of what Greek drama was all about. 2 Bibliographic Reference: Lalioti, Vassiliki. Social Memory and Ancient Greek Theatres. History and Anthropology 13 (2002): 147-157. 1 J. R. Green, Theatre In Ancient Greek Society (London: Routledge, 1994), 142. 2 Vassiliki Lalioti, Social memory and Ancient Greek Theatres, History and Anthropology 13 (2002): 148....
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course THE 150 taught by Professor Greeley during the Fall '08 term at Vermont.
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