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The Cambridge companion to Greek and Roman theatre

The Cambridge companion to Greek and Roman theatre

McDonald, Marianne; Walton, J. Michael 1939-

Book. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, c2007
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Statement of responsibility: edited by Marianne McDonald and J. Michael Walton
ISBN: 0521542340, 0521834562, 9780521542340, 9780521834568
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-353) and index.
Note: Pbk.
Physical Description: xvi, 365 p. ill. 23cm
Series: Cambridge companions
Subject: Latin drama History and criticism; Theater History To 500; Greek drama History and criticism; Theater Rome History To 500; Theater Greece History To 500
Series Title: Cambridge companions to literature


  1. Introduction / Marianne McDonald and J. Michael Walton
  2. 'Telling the tale' : a performing tradition from Homer to pantomime / Mark Griffith
  3. Ancient theatre and performance culture / Richard P. Martin
  4. Religion and drama / Fritz Graf
  5. The socio-political dimension of ancient tragedy / Jon Hesk
  6. Aristotle's Poetics and ancient dramatic theory / David Wiles
  7. Politics and Aristophanes : watchword 'caution!' / Gonda Van Steen
  8. Comedy and society from Menander to Terence / Sander Goldberg
  9. Lost theatre and performance traditions in Greece and Italy / Hugh Denard
  10. Art and theatre in the ancient world / Richard Green
  11. Festivals and audiences in Athens and Rome / Rush Rehm
  12. Playing places : the temporary and the permanent / Richard Beacham
  13. Chorus and dance in the ancient world / Yana Zarifi
  14. Masks in Greek and Roman theatre / Gregory McCart
  15. A material world : costume, properties and scenic effects / Graham Ley
  16. Commodity : asking the wrong questions / J. Michael Walton
  17. The dramatic legacy of myth : Oedipus in opera, radio, television and film / Marianne McDonald
  18. Playwrights and plays
  19. Glossary of Greek and Latin words and terms