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Robert Thicknesse on reconstructing an ancient Greek chorus

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from The Creators Project

Poetic Paper Cut-Outs Gives Greek Tragedy New Wings

Poetic Paper Cut-Outs Gives Greek Tragedy New Wings | The Creators Project

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Greek theatre tragedy chorus masks by Alyssa Ravenwood http://www.ravenwoodmasks.com/

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Greek Muses In ancient Greece. The 9 Muses were considered sources of knowledge and providers of inspiration to creators of literature and art. Almost everyone should still have a shrine to honor them. Calliope (Epic Poetry) Clio (History) Erato (Love Poetry) Euterpe (Music) Melpomene (Tragedy) Polyhymnia (Hymns and sacred poetry) Terpsichore (Dance) Thalia (Comedy) Urania (Astronomy)

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from Vilma, reporting live from London

The Theatre & Performance collections

Masks for The Oresteia, 1981. These masks were designed by Jocelyn Herbert for the Greek play The Oresteia by Aeschylus.

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