parascenium definition

  • noun:
    • One of two flats adjoining the ancient stage, most likely used as dressing rooms.
    • 1 of 2 apartments adjoining the stage, most likely made use of as robing rooms.
    • In class.antiq., the projecting framework on either region of the stage of a theater, including, besides flats, the entranceway or orifice (parodos) where the chorus entered the orchestra.
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