One of the MUSES. TERPSICHORE looks after the weighty chorus line of ancient plays, which were far more serious than they are now, with little in the way of high-kicks and frilly costumes.
Strangely enough for a Dancing Goddess, she’s usually depicted sitting down.
Article last updated on 22 August 2014
by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
Cite this article:
Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "TERPSICHORE: Goddess of Dancing from Greek mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 22 Aug. 2014. Web. 28 August 2014.