To celebrate its 20th anniversary , Stanford Repertory Theater mounts its most ambitious Summer Festival to date, Nevertheless They Persisted. The festival features a new adaptation of Euripides’ Hecuba and Helen, focusing on two mythic women who seize control of their destinies in startling ways and triumph over the men who try to dominate them.
The last Docs on Wheels stop for this summer is Xanthi, July 28 and 29, one of your favourite destinations up north. Previously visited in 2016, the scope of this year’s event is wider, as we’ll be screening two documentaries at FEX and running a 2-day workshop at Veria TechLab, a space dedicated to innovation and creativity.
The 1st Thessaly Chamber Music Festival will be held from June 16 to June 29 this year. The festival is organized under the auspices of the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) and the Ministry of Culture by the Region of Thessaly in collaboration with a number of local municipalities and other bodies, associations and chambers of commerce. Supported by the U.S.-based non-profit Chamber Music Hellas, the festival aims to showcase world-class musicians alongside the staggering natural beauty and cultural heritage of Thessaly.
The Ancient Theatre of Aptera in Chania, Crete will once again "come alive" after 17 centuries of thespian silence. Following its restoration, this unique monument of Crete will on Friday, June 29 host a dramatised narration of a rhapsody from Homer's "Odyssey", performed by actors Sofia Hill and Antonis Myriagos accompanied by Yiorgos Kaloudis on the lyre and Ruth Hill on the qanun (kanonaki in Greek).
The LifeArt Festival hosts Hollywood films, independent productions, international photo exhibitions and VIP parties at Village Cinemas Faliro.
A festival open to the public for fans of cinema, art and social media.
U.S. Embassy Athens in collaboration with Impact Hub Athens is ready to host Aristotle Loumis, the Founder and CEO of Ellison Eyeware, during an event dedicated to sustainability of luxury products/brands, and innovation