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Democracy in America

Democracy in America is the title of the last work of the great and controversial Italian director Romeo Castellucci presenting in Athens Festival...
THE GREAT TAMER by Dimitris Papaioannou_photograph byJulian Mommert
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The Great Tamer

Every time I enjoy a really great piece of art, I find difficult to try to analyze what I saw...
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Sweet Mambo – Pina Bausch

Trying to write a review about a work of Pina Bausch seems like impiety, as time has already made its decision about the grand dame of dance-theatre and her works, but watching a show of the “Tanztheater Wupp...
Οedipus Rex by the National Theatre of Greece & Vakhtangov Theatre
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Οedipus Rex (Οιδίπους Τύραννος)

The National Theatre of Greece and Vakhtangov Theatre chose “Οedipus the King” (known by its Latin title Οedipus Rex, around 429 B.C.), the tragedy of tragedies, the masterpiece of Sophocles, for their fi...
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The Blind Poet

It was the second time that the Greek audience had the opportunity to see a show of the Belgian Needcompany. The Blind Poet is the latest play by Jan Lauwers, in close cooperation with the composer Maarten Segh...
Cold Blood by Kiss & Cry Photo Julien Lambert
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Cold Blood

How tempting can a play about death be to watch, especially in the height of summer in Athens? If it’s a masterpiece characterised by talent and technique, detail and imagination, poetry and black humour, the...