Tagged: Roman

Atellan Farce

The Atellan Farce (Latin: Atellanae fabulae or fabulae Atellanae, “Atellan fables”; Atellanicum exhodium, “Atellan roast”), also known as the Oscan Games (Latin: ludi Osci, “Oscan plays”), were a collection of...

Roman Drama

The theatre of ancient Rome was a diverse and interesting art form, ranging from festival performances of street theatre and acrobatics, to the staging of Plautus’s broadly appealing situation comedies,...