Important People, Places and Things in Greek Tragedy AS Classics Crossword

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The god at whose festivals Greek tragedies were performed
Dionysus
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The city where tragedies were performed- many plays have an obvious bias towards it!
Athens
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The earliest Greek tragedian
Aeschylus
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In "Medea" he is King of Corinth, though in other plays he appears in Thebes
Creon
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Helen's sister and Agamemnons wife
Clytaemnestra
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The prophetess daughter of Hecabe and Priam
Cassandra
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The widow of Hector in "Trojan Women"
Andromache
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Medea's homeland
Colchis
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The young son of Ajax
Eurysaces
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The city famously invaded by Agamemnon and Menelaus, leading to a ten year long war
Troy
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The device used to move people and things from behind the stage onto it, often to represent action happening indoors
Ekkyklemia
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The arrogance of believing yourself equal to the gods
Hybris
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The city where tragedies were performed- many plays have an obvious bias towards it!

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Athens

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The earliest Greek tragedian

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Card 4

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In "Medea" he is King of Corinth, though in other plays he appears in Thebes

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Card 5

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Helen's sister and Agamemnons wife

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