10th Annual Athens Dance Festival Takes Place May 18th-June 11th



The Athens’ annual Dance Festival marks its 10th anniversary this year, with a record participation of seventy-three dance troupes.
The program of the festival, which begins on May 18th and runs through June 11th, includes ninety choreographies and a new event titled “Athens Dance Week”, which is full of events in off-stage venues such as exhibition halls and museums.
“Athens Dance Week” will run from May 22nd to 28th, with performances in unconventional venues such as dance studios, exhibition halls, and even the Acropolis Museum, the Benaki Museum, the Museum of Islamic Art, and the Theocharakis Foundation for the Arts and Music.
A total of 475 works by up-and-coming Greek choreographers have been showcased in the festival to date.
(source: ana-mpa)