Visual Resources – Staging the Eumenides
ii. Do these differences suggest a fundamentally, or merely superficially different theatrical experience?
I would argue that these differences would suggest a fundamental as opposed to superfically different theatrical experince ;
The Athenian audience saw theatre as a huge part of culture, society and the underlying fabric of their civalisation . This consequently led to huge productions for literally the whole of Athens and this would have significantly altered their theatrical expereince from our own.