In his detailed study of Euripides' play, Helen, C. W. Marshall expands our understanding of Athenian tragedy and Classical performance.This song is also the first time in Helen that both parts of a choral pair are being sung and danced by the chorus: the playa#39;s ... make an escape.31 The stanza juxtaposes two Helens, as we might expect, and its serious subject matter reflects Helena#39;s dual existence ... 29 See Dale 1967: 135a43, Kannicht 1969: II 275a304, Barry 1971: 13a62, Burian 2007: 258a62, Allan 2008: 265a81, Ford 2010: 297a 300.
|Title||:||The Structure and Performance of Euripides' Helen|
|Author||:||C. W. Marshall|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2014-12-04|