The theatre was built during the reign of
It was divided into three horizontal sections (diazomata). Side
entrances (paradoi) existed at ground level, one leading to the
orchestra and the other to the stage. Rooms behind these entrances now
The highest section of seats in a theatre, known in British English as "the gods ", even though far from the stage, offer here excellent sightlines, while the actors can be clearly heard, owing to the steepness of the cavea .
The theatre is now used as a venue for cultural activities including
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