Ancient Greek Theatre

Tragedy [ Aeschylus | Sophocles | Euripides ] — Comedy [ Aristophanes | Menander ] — Roman Theatre

General Resources

  • Storey and Allan, A Guide to Ancient Greek Drama, 2nd ed. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2014) [Google Books preview]
  • McDonald and Walton (eds.), Cambridge Companion to Greek and Roman Theatre (Cambridge, 2007) [Google Books preview]
  • Sommerstein, Greek Drama and Dramatists (London, 2002) [Google Books preview]
  • Arnott, Introduction to Greek Theatre (London, 1959) [Google Books preview]
  • Csapo and Slater, The Context of Ancient Drama (Ann Arbor, 1994) [Google Books preview]
  • Pickard-Cambridge, The Dramatic Festivals of Athens, 2nd ed. revised [with new supplement] (Oxford, 1988)
  • Bieber, The History of the Greek and Roman Theater (Princeton, 1961) []

On Translations

  • O. Classe (ed.), Encyclopedia of Literary Translations into English, 2 vols. (London, 2000)

Modern Performance