Ancient Greece Chapter Five (Drama (Drama is story made by actors and…
Ancient Greece Chapter Five
Drama is story made by actors and played by actors.
The greeks performered in outside theaters
Greek drama is still used today in the modern world.
Greek stories dealt with big questions.
Greek Gods and Godessess: Zeus, Poseidon, Hades and many others were worshipped by the ancient greeks.
An oracle was a foreteller of the future. Greeks would go to the Pythia to get their fortunes told
Greeks believed that different gods godessess controlled them and their nature.
The greeks also belived in the afterlife in 3 different realms in the underworld. 1.The fields of Esylium where the good people go. 2.The fields of Asphodel where people who are both good and bad go. 3. The fields of Punishment where the bad people go.
Art and Architecture
Artist believed in many things and tried to share the beilieves with art
We know that greeks painted murals , but not a single mural survived throughout the years.
Greek Art and Archetecture expresses beuty.
The greeks were excellent architects and built great temples like the Parthenon.
Poetry and Fables
The first tales were written by Homer.
Greek poems and stories are the oldest in the western world.For centuries Europeons and Americans have use these ancient works for their own versions
Greeks believed that the books Iliad and the Odyssesy were more then books.
Greek poetry and fables taught the greeks value