Calamos Supports Greece

Greek Theater

Pompeii Skeleton Proves Greek Culture Was Thriving in Ancient Rome

A skeleton discovered recently in Pompeii, the Roman city which was completely destroyed after the eruption of the volcano Vesuvius in 79 AD, proves that Greek culture was thriving in ancient Rome. The discovery was made in the necropolis of...

Scientists Solve Mystery of High Quality Sound at Theater of Epidaurus

The ancient mystery of the great sound quality at the ancient Greek theater of Epidaurus has finally been solved, researchers posit.

Karagiozis: The Puppet that Raised Generations of Greeks

Karagiozis is the main character of Greek shadow puppet theater shows, and has been a constant for generations of children in Greece

Kanellopoulos Museum in Plaka to Ηost Εxhibition on Αncient Greek Τheatre

The Paul and Alexandra Kanellopoulos Museum in Athens' old quarter district of Plaka on Friday will inaugurate an exhibition on ancient Greek drama, entitled "Discovering Ancient Theater." The opening ceremony will be held at noon, in the museum's temporary...

Greeks Establish Successful Theatrical Group in Dubai

"It is humbling to realize how much in common you have with people who were away from their country each for different reasons and at different stages in their life," said Greek professional actress and theater scholar Vicki Koumoutsi,...

Ancient Greek Drama Flows in Our Blood

"Ancient Blood" is a sensational dance theater experience about women who struggle with their own deep-seated anxiety toward love, power and death. The performance is a vivid depiction of some of the primordial passions still running our modern societies because they are, after...

Famous Greek Actress Lily Papagianni Passes Away

Lily Papagianni was one of the most stylish actresses in Greece. Whether she was playing the role of a friend, a widow, or a lover she always looked incredibly elegant and aristocratic. The famous Greek actress passed away on...

Greek Director Diagoras Chronopoulos Passes Away at 76

Famous Greek film and theater director Diagoras Chronopoulos passed away at the age of 76 after a long battle with cancer. He was the Art Theater director from 2004 to September 2014 and until yesterday was the Greek Art...

Will Act For Food: Greek Theater Aids Needy

Theater is meant to provide food for thought, but in a Greek city it also feeds the needy. In response to the country's acute financial crisis, the State Theater of Northern Greece has launched a series of performances where, instead...