Traditional Greek chorus masks by Thanos Vovolis.  The chorus would often wear a uniform mask to show that they are representing one person.

Traditional Greek chorus masks by Thanos Vovolis. The chorus would often wear a uniform mask to show that they are representing one person.

Greek chorus in The Bacchai at the National Theatre

Robert Thicknesse on reconstructing an ancient Greek chorus

Greek theatre tragedy chorus masks by Alyssa Ravenwood http://www.ravenwoodmasks.com/

Greek theatre tragedy chorus masks by Alyssa Ravenwood http://www.ravenwoodmasks.com/

Directors Katie Mitchell, Carrie Cracknell and Polly Findlay offer their interpretations of Greek drama in productions at the National Theatre.

Directors Katie Mitchell, Carrie Cracknell and Polly Findlay offer their interpretations of Greek drama in productions at the National Theatre.

Beniamin Citkowski, with the Greek Chorus, in Phaedra.© K Mystkowski. (Click image for larger version)

Beniamin Citkowski, with the Greek Chorus, in Phaedra.© K Mystkowski. (Click image for larger version)

Greek plays: the National Theatre's The Oresteia (Channel 4, 1983 ...

Greek plays: the National Theatre’s The Oresteia (Channel 4, 1983)

Greek plays: the National Theatre's The Oresteia (Channel 4, 1983 ...

Greek Chorus Mask 3 via @theatermaskscom

Greek Chorus Mask 3

Greek Chorus Mask 3 via @theatermaskscom

Masks for The Oresteia, 1981. These masks were designed by Jocelyn Herbert for the Greek play The Oresteia by Aeschylus.

Masks for The Oresteia, 1981. These masks were designed by Jocelyn Herbert for the Greek play The Oresteia by Aeschylus.

"Daughter of Delta Nu, soon to be fiance, now that a man chose you, your life begins today. Make him a happy home, waste not his hard-earned wage, and so he does not roam- strive not to look your age."

"Daughter of Delta Nu, soon to be fiance, now that a man chose you, your life begins today. Make him a happy home, waste not his hard-earned wage, and so he does not roam- strive not to look your age."

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