In its general form and arrangements the odeum was very similar to the theatre.
The odeum of Pericles was built in imitation of the tent of Xerxes.
The odeum was much smaller than the theatre, and it was roofed over.
It was jestingly said that the model for the odeum was from his own head.
Beyond the odeum are seen some marble arches, of, it is supposed, a gymnasium.
I will repair the old odeum—they have made a cowhouse of it—and when we sing there the monks may come and listen!
Until he reached well into the city near the odeum, he had little opposition, but there the troops questioned him.
Another proposes that the palace shall be built on the side of the Acropolis towards the sea, near the odeum.
The odeum of Regilla stands at the foot of the rock of the Acropolis.
At that period, and ever afterwards, all musical contests took place in the odeum.