Athens and Epidaurus Festival

“Amintas” performance repeated in memoriam of Spiros Evangelatos

Presale tickets are now available for “Amintas”, Spiros Evangelatos’s last staged direction of a play. Presented as a tribute to his memory, “Amintas”, originally...

Wim Mertens brings his “Dust of Truths” to the Athens Festival

Having recorded more than 65 albums, and with a committed audience around the world, the great Belgian composer Wim Mertens returns to Greece for...

Pere Faura present “Sweet Fever” at BIOS

As the Athens Festival nears its end, Catalan choreographer Pere Faura introduces to the Greek audience Sweet Fever, a play which is part of...

Munyaneza’s “Unwanted” come to the Athens Festival

One of the last but certainly most awaited dance performances in the Athens Festival's program is Dorothée Munyaneza's "Unwanted". Born in Rwanda and living in...

“Medea” starts her journey to Epidaurus at Dodoni

The Athens and Epidaurus Festival, the Karolos Koun Art Theater and the Municipal Regional Theater of Ioannina have joined forces in a much-awaited staging...

The Peony Pavilion: Kun Opera at the Athens Festival

A young woman dreams about a mysterious, handsome young man, for whom she develops an intense longing. Thus, begins the extraordinary love story of...

A tale of two musical styles on stage at the Odeon of Herodes Atticus

Byzantine meets Ottoman music in a grand concert taking place at the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, as the “Tropos” Byzantine Chorus joins a group...

The 2017 Epidaurus Festival opens on June 30

The end of next week marks the premiere of the 2017 Epidaurus Festival. On Friday, June 30 and Saturday July 1, at the Ancient...

The Volksbuhne takes the stage at the Athens Festival

From June 17-24, Volksbuhne, the famous Berlin theater troupe, takes the Athens Festival stage with three major theatrical performances, complemented by many parallel actions,...

Dance performances at the Athens Festival

This month, three dance performances take center stage at the Athens festival’s 260 Peiraios space, highlighting some of the best Greek artists in the...