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2. How many plays were there each day?

  • 3
  • 5
  • 4
  • 6

3. Who was a choregos?

  • A famous lyre player
  • A member of the chorus, the lead member
  • A sponsor for a production, would be a wealthy citizen
  • A famous actor who has his name inscribed on the Dionysus statue

4. What was the Parados?

  • The hill the theatre was built into
  • A pathway that the audience and chorus used
  • A stall selling masks and food and wine

5. What did the Skene do?

  • Served as a backdrop, actors could change behind it
  • It was the seating area for the poorest members of the audience
  • It was an emergency exit in case of a fire
  • It was a temple to Dionysus

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