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Stage Movement and Staging in Menander’s Dyskolos

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Abstract This paper argues that major entrances and stage business in Menander’s Dyskolos can be staged more easily if Knemon’s house is located near the exit to the city (on the audience’s right).

Affiliations: 1: University of Warsaw, Institute of Classical Studies Krakowskie Przedmieście 1, 00927 Warsaw Poland


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