Athens and Epidaurus Festival Program Unveiled: Edgy, Political and Youthful

Greece's major cultural event, the 61st Athens and Epidaurus Festival, is full of youth this year with 80 performances at a number of venues...

Athens Garden Festival Brings Theater Under Starry Canopy at National Gardens

Τhe "Athens Garden Festival," taking place at the National Gardens, an oasis in the heart of the city, features nine concerts of film scores...

National Theater Unable to Cover Production Costs

According to a report released in Ta Nea, the National Theater is in dire conditions financially. It is speculated that the financial problems will...

The English Theatre Club: Providing Entertainment and Education for Children in Athens

Originally launched in 1990 as a theatrical workshop for teaching English through Drama, the English Theatre Club has been performing in Athens as a...

Planned Nude Performance at Athens Festival Causes Outcry [video]

A planned nude performance directed by Belgian artist Jan Fabre at the Athens and Epidaurus Festival this summer has caused an outcry. The initial reaction...

Belgian Artist to Head Athens and Epidaurus Festival Amid Reactions

Belgian multidisciplinary artist Jan Fabre has accepted the invitation by the Greek Ministry of Culture and Sports to be the director of the annual...

Abramovic at Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus on March 28 for Callas Documentary

Renowned performance artist Marina Abramovic will be at the ancient theatre of Epidaurus in Peloponnese, Greece, on March 28 to film scenes from a...

U.S. Ambassador to Greece Questions State-sponsored Play Based on Terrorist’s Book

The U.S. Embassy to Greece has reacted against the decision of Greece's National Theater to stage a play that includes excerpts of a book by...

Greek National Theater Play Uses Passages from Terrorist’s Book

The play "The Nash Equilibrium" staged at the Experimental Stage of the National Theater of Greece has created a controversy as it uses passages from...

Greek Actress Anna Synodinou Passes Away at 88

Renowned Greek actress Anna Synodinou passed away on Thursday at the age of 88 at a private hospital after battling health problems over the...

Historic Moscow Theater to Perfom “The Karamazovs” in Athens in Early Janaury

Angry, postmodern, politically groundbreaking - and unsuitable for minors – “The Karamazovs” of the Chekhov Moscow Art Theater arrives at the Onassis Cultural Center in...

Choreographer of Athens 2004 Olympic Games To Present ‘STILL LIFE’ Worldwide

"STILL LIFE" visual performance, conceived and directed by Greek artist Dimitris Papaioannou, and produced by 2WORKS with the support of the Onassis Cultural Centre in...

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