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Parodos is a term used in the theater of ancient Greece, referring either to a side-entrance, or to the first song sung by the chorus after its entrance from the side wings.

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Google previewSophocles and the Politics of Tragedy (2013)

Cities and Transcendence by Jonathan N. Badger

The parodos is a dance for Dionysus, offered in thanks for the salvation of the city ; it is positioned after Antigone and Ismene's secret, predawn conversation and before Creon's...

Google previewThe Hidden Chorus (2010)

Echoes of Genre in Tragic Lyric by L. A. Swift

Pindar's paian is an apotropaic paian after a natural disaster, while the Antigone parodos is a celebration after a successful battle. Both are appropriate paian functions, but they highlight the contrasting roles the genre can play.53 One could ...

Google previewEssential Theatre (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Parodos: Parodos is a term used ...

Google previewTheatre, The Lively Art (2016)

Arts, Performing arts by CTI Reviews

Parodos: Parodos is a term used in Ancient Greek comedy and tragedy. A parodos is both the first entrance of the chorus into the orchestra and the choral ode that they sing and dance as they enter (which is usually the first choral song of the ...

Google previewAmerican Journal of Archaeology (1898)

the parodos is an open passage, not vaulted as in the Roman theatres; ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Discovering the Humanities by Henry M. Sayre, ISBN 9780205219643 (2013)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Parodos is a termusedin Ancient Greekcomedy and tragedy. A parodos is both the first entrance ofthechorus intothe orchestra and ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)

Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 3

the Parodos, or first discourse of the whole Chorus; b. the Stasimon (Stationary) or Choric song without anapaests or trochees, (whence its name ;) c. the Commas, or lamentation, whether uttered by the Chorus ...

Google previewSturgis' Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture and Building (1989)

An Unabridged Reprint of the 1901-2 Edition by Russell Sturgis

PARODOS. In the aneieat Greek theatre, one of the two passnges sepamting the stnge from the earea, or anditorinm, throngh whieh the ehorns eatered the orehestm, and whieh serred also as eatmnees for the pnhlie. The parodos was ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Architecture and Building (1902)

Biographical, Historical, and Descriptive by Russell Sturgis

PARODOS. In the ancient Greek theatre, one of the two passages separating the stage from the cavea, or auditorium, through which the chorus entered the orchestra, and which served also as entrances for the public. The parodos was ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

Emiraor, a parodos ...

Google previewAcademic Dictionary of Film, Television and Theatre

Epeisodion : 'episode'; in Aristotle, the section of a play between two stasima (or between the parodos [2] and the first stasimon); equivalent of our 'act' Epirrhema : Passage wherein one actor (or the chorus) speaks or chants lines in response ...

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