Roman theater plays were preformed during religious ceremonies. They did this to honor their, if the actors where professional they got paid.
The Romans wanted their art to be useful and theater to be entertaining. The Romans built a lot of places like public baths, aqueducts, bridges, markets, apartments and harbors. The Roman theater was for plays, the most common play was comedy.
The early Roman people got their culture from their neighbors. The Roman empire spread the culture through Rome which affected areas of the modern Rome. Some names of the Roman gods appear in constellations.
Some of the food that Romans ate were fish, shellfish, figs and seaweed. Most of the Romans lived off of the ocean because of all the sea food they ate, also the Romans ate farmed food.