First production of a tragic play by Thespis

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Literary/ Cultural Context Note

Thespis is the alleged inventor of tragedy, about whom no reliable information is available.

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Citation:
Bouchard, Elsa. "First production of a tragic play by Thespis". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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