Epic Theater

Technology / Television (TV) / Epic Theater: Brechtian theory of theatrical presentation in which the viewer is alienated from the character.

Mock Epic

Entertainment / Literature / Mock Epic: In contrast with an epic, a mock epic is a long, heroicomical poem that merely imitates features of the classical epic. The poet often takes an elevated style of language, but incongruously applies th MORE

Epicyclic Gear

Technology / Motorcycle / Epicyclic Gear: A gear that operates around the circumference of another. MORE

Open-Air Theater

Entertainment / Literature / Open-Air Theater: An amphitheater, especially the unroofed public playhouses in the suburbs of London. Shakespeare's Globe and the Rose are two examples. MORE

Theater In The Round

Entertainment / Literature / Theater In The Round: A performance taking place on an arena stage. See arena stage. MORE

Theater Of Dionysus

Entertainment / Literature / Theater Of Dionysus: The outdoor theater in Athens where Greek drama began as a part of religious rituals on the sloped side of the Acropolis in Athens. MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Epicureanism: The Greek philosophy of Epicurus, who espoused a life of gentle hedonism ameliorated by rational moderation. His idea of epicureanism was so refined as to almost be ascetic. For instance, he urged tha MORE