The Greco-Roman Theatre at Argos, Greece
City: Argos, Greece - District; Peloponnesos
Perfecture: Argolis
4th Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical antiquities
Dates of Construction:
Archaic Theatre 5th Century BC (Greek)
Hellenistic Theatre 320 BC
Renovation and Enlargement: 2nd Century AD (Roman)
Hellenistic Theatre: (After Roman Renovation)
Theatron: 52w X 96 meters - 170w X 315 feet
Orchestra: 26w X 26 meters - 85w X 85 feet
Maximum Seating: 20,000 (Roman)

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