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Staging classical tragedy

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Summary:Utilizing the well-preserved theatre at Epidauros, this film identifies the physical parts of the acting space and, using the Oresteia as an example, shows how plays would have been staged in the time of Aeschylus.
Contributor:Beacham, Richard C
Bowen, Peter
Provider:Films for the Humanities (Firm)
University of Warwick. Audio-Visual Centre
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Topical subjects:Greek drama (Tragedy)
Theater Greece History To 500
Oresteia
Aeschylus
Credits:Presenter, Richard Beacham. Camera, Ian Thompson.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Films@UM Browse terms:Theater
Ancient Cultures
Collection:Films@UM
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