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Tantalus: Behind the Mask
It will enter the Guinness Book of World Records...
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The Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA)
http://www.denvercenter.org
The official Web site of Denver Center Theatre Company, where the play "Tantalus" premiered in September, 2000.

"Tantalus" at DCPA
http://www.denvercenter.org/tantalus
The Web site for the Denver Center for the Performing Arts' production of "Tantalus." It includes an informative study guide, a transcript of the symposium about the play, and some diary listings from various members of the artistic team during the rehearsal process.

The Royal Shakespeare Company
http://www.rsc.org.uk
The official Web site of the Royal Shakespeare Company. The RSC presented "Tantalus" in association with The Denver Center Theatre Company.

Sir Peter Hall
http://members.aol.com/xtralinks/petrhall/hallmain.htm
This Web site is devoted to "Tantalus" director Peter Hall and contains theatre reviews (including a page of links to reviews about "Tantalus") and articles about Hall and his work.

Playbill Online
http://www.playbill.com
PLAYBILL ONLINE is an excellent place to find listings for Broadway, off-Broadway, and off-off Broadway shows. It also feature news stories about the theatre industry.

The Theatre Communications Group
http://tcg.org/
TCG is a national service organization that exists to strengthen, nurture, and promote the not-for-profit American theatre.

Broadway.com
http://www.broadway.com
Broadway.com has extensive information about Broadway shows.

The Off-Off-Broadway Review Online
http://www.oobr.com
A great resource for off-off-Broadway shows.

The WWW Virtual Library, Theatre and Drama
http://vl-theatre.com/
A compendium of links to theatre resources in over 50 countries.






The Perseus Project
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/
A digital library for, among other subjects, Ancient Greek civilizations. Over 30,000 images are available on this Web site.

Diotama
http://www.stoa.org/diotima/
This Web site is dedicated to information regarding women in the ancient world.

Metis
http://www.stoa.org/metis/
Investigate what's left of Troy, Sparta, Mycenea as well as other ancient Greek archaeological Web sites via Metis' QTVR Interface. A very cool tool! (quicktime plugin required)

The Internet Classics Archive
http://classics.mit.edu/index.html
Explore the "Tantalus" by digging into the many stories from Greco-Roman times that it was based on at this Web site, including Homer's ILIAD and ODYSSEY as well as Aeschylus' "Agamemnon" and Sophocles' "Ajax."

DIDASKALIA
http://www.didaskalia.net/
DIDASKALIA is devoted to the study of Ancient Greek and Roman Theatre. It is also the Web site for DIDASKALIA journal. DIDASKALIA Vol. #5, issue 2 is devoted to the Denver Center's production of "Tantalus." Check out the rest of this Web site for more general information about Greek theatre.

"The Ancient Greek World"
http://www.museum.upenn.edu/Greek_World/Intro.html
The University of Pennsylvania's Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology presents more information about life in ancient Greece.

Classical Myth: The Ancient Sources
http://web.uvic.ca/grs/bowman/myth/
This Web site contains general information about Greek gods as well as historical timelines.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Greek and Roman Art
http://www.metmuseum.org/collections/department.asp?dep=13
The Metropolitan Museum or Art houses a fine collection of Greek and Roman art.

The National Archaeological Museum of Athens
http://www.culture.gr/2/21/214/21405m/e21405m1.html
Gateway to the National Archaeological Museum of Athens' collections and temporary exhibitions, as well as links to other resources on ancient Greek culture.