The Bacchae one is especially apt. Also, for Agamemnon: She didn't care about the cheating so much. She cared that he SENT THEIR DAUGHTER TO BE SLAUGHTERED so they could have good wind for the ships. Bit of a difference there. Still, this infographic is awesome. // Ain’t No Tragedy Like An Ancient Greek Tragedy

Ain’t No Tragedy Like An Ancient Greek Tragedy honestly was just a cute greek comic that helps give an understanding of the style of stories for each type of vase.

‘Mount Olympus, To glorify the cult of the Tragedy’ : Jan Fabre’ s 24 hour groundbreaking performance now in Roma at Teatro Argentina.

‘Mount Olympus, To glorify the cult of the Tragedy’ : Jan Fabre’ s 24 hour groundbreaking performance now in Roma at Teatro Argentina.

I feel like I could eat the world raw.  - Madeline Miller, The Song of Achilles

- Madeline Miller, The Song of Achilles < Greek heroes get the short end of the stick

Greek chorus in The Bacchai at the National Theatre

Robert Thicknesse on reconstructing an ancient Greek chorus

Around the year 540 B.C, secular myths were added to Greek theater. As a result, the dialogue of actors became gradually more important, and the chorus reduced from as many as 50 people to 15 people.

Greek Mythology | The Muses  Calliope - Epic Poetry, Urania - Astronomy, Polyhymnia - Hymns, Thalia - Comedy, Clio - History, Erato - Love Poetry, Euterpe - Lyric Poetry, Melpomene - Tragedy, Terpsichore - Dance :)

Greek Mythology | The Muses Calliope - Epic Poetry, Urania - Astronomy, Polyhymnia - Hymns, Thalia - Comedy, Clio - History, Erato - Love Poetry, Euterpe - Lyric Poetry, Melpomene - Tragedy, Terpsichore - Dance :)

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The king standing before them gaped as the shield of flame died out to reveal Aelin and Dorian, hand in hand, glowing like newborn gods as their magic entwined.

Trump Is a Character from A Greek Tragedy. Perhaps Icarus.

Trump Is a Character from A Greek Tragedy. Perhaps Icarus.

Politics of Youth in Greek Tragedy : Gangs of Athens (Hardcover) (Matthew Shipton)

Politics of Youth in Greek Tragedy : Gangs of Athens (Hardcover) (Matthew Shipton)

Greek Tragedy : Themes and Contexts (Paperback) (Laura Swift)

Greek Tragedy : Themes and Contexts (Paperback) (Laura Swift)

Politics of Youth in Greek Tragedy : Gangs of Athens (Hardcover) (Matthew Shipton)

Politics of Youth in Greek Tragedy : Gangs of Athens (Hardcover) (Matthew Shipton)

Greek Tragedy on the Move : The Birth of a Panhellenic Art Form c.500-300 BC (Hardcover) (Edmund

Greek Tragedy on the Move : The Birth of a Panhellenic Art Form c.500-300 BC (Hardcover) (Edmund

Make it dark, make it grim, make it tough, but then for the love of god, tell a joke. - Joss Whedon!

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Contemporary Adaptations of Greek Tragedy : Auteurship and Directorial Visions (Hardcover)

Contemporary Adaptations of Greek Tragedy : Auteurship and Directorial Visions (Hardcover)

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