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20 terms

Drama and the stage

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Scaenicus, -a, -um
theatrical, dramatic
Ludi scaenici
theatrical performances
Fabula
play, tale
Fabula palliata
drama of Greek life
Fabula togata
drama of Italian life
Pulpitum, -i
platform, stage
Doceo, 2, -cui, -ctum
put on the stage
Histrio, -onis, m.
actor
Persona, -ae
mask, character
Partes, -ium, f.
character
Primae partes
leading character
Ludicer, -cra, -crum
sportive, theatrical
Ludibrium, -ii
laughing stock, jest
Vicissim
in turn
Alternus, -a, -um
one after the other
Salto, 1
dance, act in pantomime
Plaudo, 3, plausi, plausum
clap, applaud
Cado, 3, cecidi, casum
fail,fall flat
Grex, gregis
company (of actors), troop
Infamia, -ae
loss of character