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The history of greek theater theater and drama in ancient greece took form in about 5th century bce, with the sopocles, the great writer of tragedy. Greek theatre began in the 6th century bce in athens with the performance of tragedy plays at religious festivals these, in turn, inspired the genre. Introduction greek theater production means the physical manner in which ancient greek (mainly athenian) drama was realized in the theater this includes the use of.
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