Delphi Sights & Monuments - The Ancient Theater in Delphi, Greece is a magnificent structure located in the Temple of the Pythian Apollo. This impressive theater is the largest building in the Temple of Apollo and is an essential part of it, steeped in myths and the cult of the god. Once the venue for singing and instrumental music contests of the Pythian Games in Greece, it boasts 35 rows of seating capable of accommodating approximately 5000 people. The lower seats were constructed during the Hellenistic and Roman periods. Despite undergoing several renovations, the theater still retains its original structure, including stone seats, a circular stage, and an orchestra. Nowadays, the Ancient Theater in Delphi is a popular venue for hosting ancient plays and cultural events, mainly during the summer months.

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