Theatre of Dionysus

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Probably the world's first theatre (c.500 bc), built onto the south slope of the acropolis of Athens, north of the sanctuary of Dionysus Eleuthereus. Frequent rebuilding in later antiquity, stone-quarrying ...

Subjects: Theatre.

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