Classical Greek and Roman drama

an annotated bibliography
  • 239 Pages
  • 0.89 MB
  • English
Salem Press , Pasadena, Calif
Classical drama -- History and criticism -- Bibliography., Classical drama -- Bibliogr
StatementRobert J. Forman.
SeriesMagill bibliographies
LC ClassificationsZ7018.D7 F67 1989, PA3024 F67 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 239 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2192032M
ISBN 100893566594
LC Control Number89010805

Classical Drama: Greek And Roman: Reinhold, Meyer: : by: 1. The works selected include the best-known works of the classical Greek and Roman theatre.

The authors and titles reflect those most likely to be found in anthologies, most likely to be reprinted as 'classics' in paperback editions, and most likely to be encountered by the student. The bibliography is arranged alphabetically by author and by: 2.

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Paperback; NOOK Book; Hardcover; Other Format; Audio CD; Audio MP3 on CD; Ages. 9 - 12 Years; Teens; Ancient Greek & Roman Drama. 1 - 20 of results Grid View Grid. List View List. Add to Wishlist. QUICK ADD. It is a kind of Spark Notes summary of all the major plays written by the Greek and Roman dramatists: Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Menander, Plautus, Terence, and Seneca.

It also contains useful summaries, chapter by chapter, of Aristotle's Poetics and Horace's Ars Poetica.4/5. Classical Tragedy - Greek and Roman: Eight Plays in Authoritative Modern Translations.

Paperback – April 1, by Aeschylus (Author), Euripides (Author), Seneca (Author), Sophocles (Editor) & 1 more. out of 5 stars 26 ratings/5(29).

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Performance in Greek and Roman Theatre. George William Mallory Harrison, Vaios Liapēs, Vayos Liapis. BRILL, - Literary Criticism- pages. 0Reviews. This series has existed for the past   Ancient Greece: A Concise Overview of the Greek History and Mythology Including Classical Greece, Hellenistic Greece, Roman Greece and the Byzantine Empire: Ancient History, Book 2 (Unabridged) Eric Brown.

A Tale of Two Theaters: Greek and Roman Theaters. by Jocelyn Hitchcock on J By Jocelyn Hitchcock, Contributing Writer, Classical Wisdom. Greek and Roman theaters regularly rank among the most popular archaeological sites to visit.

Their sheer size and state of preservation make it easy for visitors to gauge the scale of events in antiquity and to feel as if they can. Classical Greek and Roman drama: an annotated bibliography.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Performance in Greek and Roman Theatre. Series: Mnemosyne, Supplements, Volume: Editors:George Harrisonand Vayos Liapis.

In recent years, classicists have begun aggressively to explore the impact of performance on the ways in which Greek and Roman plays are constructed and appreciated, both in their original performance context and in reperformances down to the present day.

Western civilisation is said to have begun in Ancient Greece. The fifth century BCE was the golden age of the city of Athens, with art, the economy and the new notion of democracy thriving. The Ancient Greeks developed words to describe the world.

Published January 1st by Random House (NY) More Details Original Title. The ancient Greek and Roman theatre (Random House studies on the history of the theatre) ISBN. Classical drama, Greek and Roman.

[Meyer Reinhold] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Meyer Reinhold. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description. Odysseus at Troy is centered on the mythological Greek warrior, Odysseus, hero of the Trojan War.

This book contains three plays: Sophocles' Ajax, Euripides' Hecuba, and Euripides' Trojan Women. The plays are complete, with notes and introductions for each. The Archive of Performances of Greek and Roman Drama (the APGRD) is a research project based in the Classics Faculty at the University of Oxford.

It investigates the performance of ancient texts from Greek tragedy to Roman epic, in any medium and any period, from. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed., which was issued as v.

2 of The Drama. Includes the text, in English translation, of The clouds, by Aristophanes, and The eunuch, by Terence, and excerpts of other plays. Furthermore, when the Romans began adapting Greek drama, they naturally carried over with it those features peculiar to Greek theatre, particularly post-classical or Hellenistic practices.

For instance, as in Menandrean comedy, the Roman comic playwrights Plautus and Terence often envisioned the stage as depicting a city street and the.

All theatrical performance exists within a context and through the role accorded it by its public. The theme of the book is the function and impact of the theatre in Greek society. It is not about the interpretation of Greek dramatic texts.

Instead, Professor Green examines the depictions of actors found on pottery, terracottas, glass, paintings, mosaics, marble sculpture.5/5(1). Students in schools and colleges will benefit from short introductions to each play, to Roman stage conventions, to different types of Greek and Roman comedy, and there is a note on staging, with a diagram illustrating a typical Roman stage and further diagrams of the basic set for each play.

Drama is the specific mode of fiction represented in performance: a play, opera, mime, ballet, etc., performed in a theatre, or on radio or television.

Considered as a genre of poetry in general, the dramatic mode has been contrasted with the epic and the lyrical modes ever since Aristotle's Poetics (c. BC)—the earliest work of dramatic theory. The term "drama" comes from a Greek word. Performance in Greek and Roman Theatre (Mnemosyne, Supplements) (Latin, Ancient Greek and English Edition) (Book) Book Details.

ISBN. Title. Performance in Greek and Roman Theatre (Mnemosyne, Supplements) (Latin, Ancient Greek and English Edition) Author. Vayos Liapis. Publisher. BRILL. Publication Date.

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Classical Tragedy, Greek and Roman 8 Plays in Authoritative Modern Translations Accompanied by. Ancient Greek literature is literature written in the Ancient Greek language from the earliest texts until the time of the Byzantine earliest surviving works of ancient Greek literature, dating back to the early Archaic period, are the two epic poems The Iliad and The Odyssey, set in an idealized archaic past today identified as having some relation to the Mycenaean era.

This series of essays by prominent academics and practitioners investigates in detail the history of performance in the classical Greek and Roman world. Beginning with the earliest examples of 'dramatic' presentation in the epic cycles and reaching through to the latter days of the Roman Empire and beyond, this Companion covers many.

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Ground Plan of a Typical Greek Theatre In the classical Greek theatre, what was the theatron? The theatron was the semi-circular seating area in the classical Greek theatre.

It was generally (but not always) carved out of the side of a hill. It is the source of our word: theatre. After making a list about classic books which may change your life, I decided to find out the best of the best works from ancient range from the classic Greek texts to the epic poems.

If you enjoyed the Greek Classics, head here for books which make you smarter.Classical Tragedy - Greek and Roman book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A collection of eight plays along with accompanying cr /5(10).