Hercules character traits and their representation in Greek tragedy

Abstract

The researcher studied at the current research character traits Hercules and representation in personalities text theatrical tragic Greek, where the combined search study the first to study the character traits of Hercules, including in respect of the basic features accompanied throughout his life and features a central appear in different positions as well as the attributes of secondary, and it was the second part had studied the book tragedy Greek, went researcher indicators framework for consideration of the character of Hercules stationed to represent Intellectual hub around which the events of legend where contributed actively in the growth of the events and their evolution, what was characterized by its richness in features and began appearing actual theater of Greek at the hands of Thespec who lived mid-sixth century before Birth was the first texts that come to us from Athens, where he grew up the dramatic form of songs exchange followed by talking between one representative and chorus as in plays of Aeschylus.