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...
Romeo and Juliet, Pantheon Theatre Athens
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Romeo and Juliet

Despite the popularity that he enjoys among Greek audiences, Shakespeare had been underrepresented in the Athenian stage for decades – the main reas...
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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 a...
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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 ...
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 tec...
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The winter theatrical season in Athens typically comes to an end on the Sunday before Easter – sometimes it may take a little longer but not longer ...
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Acharnians (Αχαρνής)

Acharnians (Attic: Ἀχαρνῆς) is the third play of Aristophanes and his oldest surviving one. It was produced in 425 BC and was awarded first ...
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Medea – Dark Matter

New director Chryssa Georganta, with the theatre group CONXOBANX, presented her own staging of Euripides' Medea for two consecutive nights at the Mich...
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Feta with the Queen

Stand up comedy is not a newly discovered theatrical genre in Greece. Until recently, though, it was mostly restricted to a limited number of devoted ...