Make a Donation

Consider making a donation to support SHAKSPER.

Subscribe to Our Feeds

Current Postings RSS

Announcements RSS

Home :: Archive :: 1999 :: January ::
Re: Theatre
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.0147  Thursday, 28 January 1999.

From:           Drew Alan Mason <
 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Date:           Wednesday, 27 Jan 1999 06:38:32 +1000
Subject: 10.0084 Re: Literature, Music, Language, Theatre,
Comment:        Re: SHK 10.0084 Re: Literature, Music, Language, Theatre,

I believe that the word "theatre" is derived from the Greek word
"theatron" meaning "a viewing place".  In the Greek theatre structure,
the theatron is the area where the audience sat to view the plays.

Other Messages In This Thread

©2011 Hardy Cook. All rights reserved.