Ancient Greek TheaterPaper Rating: Word Count: 1542 Approx Pages: 6
Ancient Greek Theater is one of the many assets of the past. This part of the world's history made it possible for the theater industry to be what it is today. Hollywood, the Mecca of all aspiring filmmakers and stars of the 21st Century, was created as a result of all the innovations and changes of the theater that began to take place in Ancient Greece. There are different film festivals and awards shows that take place all over the world as well. For example, the famous Oscar Awards, which every star, director and composer dreams about in their lifetimes. The tragic contests of Greece were very similar to the Oscars, because it was where the playwrights of that time period sought recognition for their outstanding theatricals they wrote and presented. The contests were most likely the foundations of Hollywood, the Oscars, and everything else related to plays and films. Ancient Greek Theater evolved into the world's theater industry as it is today as a result of the innovations and ideas put into effect by various people in Greece who lived during that era of theatrical achievement.
The origins of Ancient Greek Theater are thought to have began around the 8th century B.C., when primitive tribes occupied Greece