A prosperous fool is a grievous burden. — Aeschylus

Euripides

480–406 BC
Civilization: Greek — Athens
   Field of Renown:  literature — Playwright
Era:  Golden Age

Third of the great Greek Tragedians. Wrote Alcestis, Medea, Orestes, Electra and many others.

Other Resources


Story Links
Book Links
The Frogs  in  Stories from the Greek Comedians  by  Alfred J. Church
In the Theatre at Athens  in  Pictures from Greek Life and Story  by  Alfred J. Church
Great Men of Athens  in  The Story of Greece  by  Mary Macgregor


Image Links


Euripides: From a bust in the museum at Naples.
 in Pictures from Greek Life and Story

Theatre of Dionysus
 in The Story of the Greeks

The Theatre of Bacchus, Athens
 in Historical Tales: Greek