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Nia Vardalos Makes Her Public Theater Debut

Nia Vardalos will be onstage later this year in her debut for the prestigious New York Public Theater company. She will be playing the lead in an adaptation of Cheryl Strayed's "Tiny Beautiful Things". Strayed was also the inspiration for...

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 from mid-June to mid-August this year. Events take place at the little and large Epidaurus...

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 and songs over three days on June 3-5. Festival organisers -- Athens Art Network and...

Young Actors in Venezuela Perform Ancient Greek Mythology Plays

Around twenty young actors from Venezuela are part of a theater group, called Mythological Hybris, which explores ancient Greek mythology and psychology. The group was created in 1996 and is directed by José Enrique “Chely” Escalona. The company is “the...

“My Child – Mothers of War” performing at the Hudson Backstage Theater

By Vasilis Papoutsis Greek American director Angeliki Giannakopoulos' play is a collection of monologues based on true stories from the mothers who lost their sons in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and has been performing to rave reviews and sold...

Giorgos Karamihos Directs Hollywood Play ‘Isle of Slaves’

Actor Giorgos Karamihos has taken to the Hollywood stage in a different role: he's currently directing the play "The Isle of Slaves." Presented by Stella Adler-Los Angeles and Play Production 3, the story centers on two masters and their servants who are shipwrecked...

Greek Theater Goes To Avignon Film Festival

The Greek National Theater goes to the French Avignon Film Festival for the first time. The Festival takes place in the beautiful French city of Avignon from July 4th to the 25th. The Avignon Film Festival takes place every summer...

Athens Archaeological Museum Music and Theater Nights

From the 16th to the 24th of July, the Athens municipality is organizing nights of music, theater, cinema, shadow theater and dance. The effort is a collaboration of the National Archaeological Museum and the Athens Culture, Youth and Sports Organization (OPANDA)....

Trieste: Performing Kambanelli’s ‘Backyard of Miracles’

Italian students of Modern Greek from Trieste performed “The Backyard of Miracles” by Jacob Kambanellis at the Hellenic Foundation for Culture (HFC) in Italy. The preparation of the performance by students of the HFC, as well as the translation from...

Alexander Iolas Villa Open to the Public

The old iron gate of Alexander Iolas’ villa will open for the public, 27 years after the death of the eccentric cosmopolitan art collector and gallerist. The reason behind the reopening is a show called "Alexandros Iolas" by Christophoros Antoniadis,...