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Summary

Theatre at Djemila, built in 161 during the reign of Marcus Aurelius

Class:

  • Theatre or amphitheatre
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Djemila

OmnesViae import TPPlace90

Djemila Septimien Temple

Djemila Septimien Temple

CUICUL aqueduct

CUICUL aqueduct

Djemila Museum

Djemila Museum

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

It was built in 161 during the reign of Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus Crescens by Caius Julius and Caius Julius Didius Crescentianus.  It could seat 3000 spectators who were placed according to their social rank: senators and knights in the front row, center Roman citizens, other people upstairs.

Het theater was gebouwd in 161 tjdens de heerschappij van Marcus Aurelius en Lucius Verus Crescens.  Het bood plaats aan 3000 toeschouwers.