Sue Pavelkova
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Masks served several important purposes in Ancient Greek theater: their exaggerated expressions helped define the characters the actors were playing; they allowed actors to play more than one role (or gender); they helped audience members in the distant seats see and, by projecting sound somewhat like a small megaphone, even hear the characters better.

Masks served several important purposes in Ancient Greek theater: their exaggerated expressions helped define the characters the actors were playing; they allowed actors to play more than one role (or gender); they helped audience members in the distant seats see and, by projecting sound somewhat like a small megaphone, even hear the characters better.

CLASSIC GREEK THEATRE

CLASSIC GREEK THEATRE

Ancient Greek Theatre Desperate to experience this site and get carried away in imaginings

Ancient Greek Theatre Desperate to experience this site and get carried away in imaginings

Acropolis of Athens, Athens, Greece. The Acropolis of Athens can be seen as a symbol for the Ancient Greek World, the classical period of the Hellenic civilization

Acropolis of Athens, Athens, Greece. The Acropolis of Athens can be seen as a symbol for the Ancient Greek World, the classical period of the Hellenic civilization

Anicent Greek theaters were constructed to amplify the voice of the actors. This theater was constructed in the 4th century B.C. Epidavros, Greece

Anicent Greek theaters were constructed to amplify the voice of the actors. This theater was constructed in the 4th century B.C. Epidavros, Greece