In a performance under the auspices of the President of the Republic of Cyprus, Mr. Nikos Anastasiadis, ILLYA PRODUCTIONS presents celebrated Cypriot actress Paola Chatzilampri in “Melina: The Last Greek Goddess”.
The play, directed by Paul Lambis, and written by Paul Lambis with the collaboration of Paola Chatzilampri, is a monologue, enriched with singing, dancing and excerpts from the films of great actress and politician Melina Merkouri.
Emotional, passionate and subversive, the play narrates the remarkable life of a politician whose goal was to promote the essence of her Greek identity; a woman who more than anyone else championed the cause of the return of the Parthenon Marbles from the British Museum to Greece.
Where: Michael Cacoyannis Foundation
When: Monday, December 4; 9:30 pm