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The Ancient Olympic Games « MasterAdrian's Weblog

The Ancient Olympic Games « MasterAdrian's Weblog | Classical Geek |
The Olympics were a celebration of the almighty Zeus, the powerful King of the ancient Greek Gods. As in the ... There are two main tales or myths that describe the founding of the Olympics, both occurring in Olympia, Greece.

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Greek Theatre - Ancient Greece

Greek Theatre - Ancient Greece | Classical Geek |
Greek Theatre and its origin from Ancient Greece in the forms of Tragedy, Comedy and Satyr.

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Kristine Rapisura's curator insight, March 1, 2014 1:47 AM

How greek theaters started by honoring their gods. Such an amazing form of architecture. 

Kelsey Cherise Quates's curator insight, April 17, 2014 6:14 PM

It is interesting and wonderful that many people continue to carry the same principals and techniques as the Greeks. There music and acting gave birth to so many forms of genres over the centuries but didn't really start showing up till much later in human history.

Michael Goodson's curator insight, April 18, 2014 6:13 PM

The different types of plays that the Ancient Greeks performed in theaters.