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War is an important part of human history. The oldest tragedy )written remaining( in the world and the oldest drama that human have until today is ‘The Persians’ or ‘The Iranian’, a tragedy by the ancient Greek playwright Aeschylus. A drama which focuses mainly on ‘War’.
This work is assisted with three other drama that all of them are destroyed. Theater thinking, like any other thinking has always been influenced by history. No doubt that historical events affected the thinking of theater artists. The history of war is one of the major events that have affected the art of theater. War is an important part of human history and its consequences even in times of peace as well as in the works of artists devoted to special status. War has always had a special bond with the theater. The theater artists always have defined their position against war. They consider theater as a very good media to convey their views to the war. The war between nations, ethnic wars, tribal wars, the crusades or the world wars are all areas that have inspired creation of theatrical works. On the other hand, the duty and function of each of the arts [and particularly theater], is to create an aesthetic experience as well as paving the way to enter the field of subjective and objective knowledge. Dramatic Arts, as a result of the long history of the human future, is by far one of the dominant themes of war.
This article is based on the assumption that war as a historical phenomenon has influenced the art of theater and theater has been effective in the revolution and clarification of public opinion.