LUDI SCAENICI, OR, THE LATIN PLAY COMPETITION

This afternoon [25th May], my intrepid Year 8 Latin class performed admirably in the 40th annual Ludi Scaenici, held at The Perse...

Written by: Mrs Roberts | Tuesday 6 June 2017

This afternoon [25th May], my intrepid Year 8 Latin class performed admirably in the 40th annual Ludi Scaenici, held at The Perse School in Cambridge. Ludi Scaenici is Latin for Theatrical Games – like Olympic Games, but theatrical – you get the picture.

The competition was, I believe, initially devised by the Cambridge Latin Course people, and as you can see from the rules below retains strong links to Book 1 of that course…  [read more]

 

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