Greek Drama/Theatre

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Greek Drama/Theatre

The plays in Greece were mainly about gods and heroes of legends.They were played in a crowded open air theater by only men.They were the first plays in the world.Some famous writers are Aeschylus,Sophocles,Euripides.

Dineen,Jacqueline.Worlds of The Past The Greeks.New Discovery Books.1992.34

An Introduction to Greek Theatre

Plays

One play the Greeks created is "Lysistrata" a comedy about a strong women who leads a female group to end war in Greece. It was written by Aristophanes in 411 B.C