National Theater Offers Cut-Price Tickets for Ancient Greek Dramas



The National Theatre will offer, for the third year in a row, a certain number of reduced-price tickets for its two summer productions performed at the Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus, Aristophanes’ “Plutus” (Wealth) on July 13 and 14 and Sophocles’ “Electra” on July 20 and 21.

According to an announcement, 500 tickets will be offered at the price of €16 ($19) each (upper tier) and 500 tickets at the price of €26 each (lower tier) on 13 and 20 July (Fridays).

On 14 and 21 July (Saturdays) 600 tickets will be made available for the upper tier at the price of €16 each and 600 tickets for the lower tier at €26 each.

The ticket price includes the transport to and from the Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus. Theatre specialists will be on the bus to the performances, introducing and analyzing the play.

Tickets will go on sale from 2 to 7 July for “Plutus” and 2 to 14 July for “Electra” at the Athens Festival offices in Athens (Monday-Friday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.).

For reservations, those interested can call +30 2105288178-179 or email [email protected]

(Source: AMNA)