Delos: Theater: View looking out from the stage towards seating



Delos had a large theatre with a capacity of over 5000 which was built gradually during the 3rd century BCE. It had an unusual ellipsoidal theatron and a unique stage building with a portico around the three sides not occupied by the proskenion.


Attribute NameValues
Alternate Title
  • Theatre at Delos

  • G. Massiot & cie

  • Theaters

  • Architecture

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • Classical

Place of Creation
  • +37.393333+25.271111

  • Dhílos

  • Dhílos, Aegean Islands, Greece

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Temporal Coverage
  • before or circa 1910

Record Visibility Public
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