The Hellenistic Theatre of Alabanda

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Carole Raddato
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published on 24 January 2019
The Hellenistic Theatre of Alabanda

The Hellenistic theatre of Alabanda, located on a natural south-facing hillside. The theatre could hold 6,000 spectators in its early phase. In the Imperial period, gladiator and animal combats were increasingly in demand and a new design was created to fill these needs.


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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2019, January 24). The Hellenistic Theatre of Alabanda. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/9936/

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Raddato, Carole. "The Hellenistic Theatre of Alabanda." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 24, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/9936/.

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Raddato, Carole. "The Hellenistic Theatre of Alabanda." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 24 Jan 2019. Web. 21 Nov 2019.

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