His writing, his impressions of Greece and his Greek intellectual circle

The monuments of the past evoke their deserved wonder, but it is not these that finally win pride of place in the memory and affection; it is the live Greeks themselves: not the…

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Persians, Cyprus Theatre organisation (Photo by S. Kallinikou)

Since its inauguration in 1955, the Athens & Epidaurus Festival (AEF), Greece’s foremost cultural festival, and one of the oldest performing arts festivals in Europe, each year…

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Louis Tikas (born 1886 as Elias Spantidakis in Loutra, Crete) was a Greek-American immigrant, coal miner and unionist who lost his life fighting for labor rights in early 20th century America. He was the main labor union organizer at the Ludlow camp…

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Dökk

Athens Digital Arts Festival (ADAF) comes back for its 14th edition on May 24-27, 2018 at the “Megaron” Athens Concert Hall. Once more, visitors will have the opportunity to come in contact, experience and interact with the work…

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“The light of Greece opened my eyes, penetrated my pores, expanded my whole being”

Henry Miller, The Colossus of Maroussi

Henry V. Miller (December 26, 1891 – June 7, 1980) was born in Yorkville, NYC. His life is chronicled both by…

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This May, the art of dance is celebrated at the Michael Cacoyannis Foundation (MCF), through two much-anticipated productions: “Babel” by acclaimed choreographer Konstantinos Rigos and the Oktana Dancetheatre group (May 29-June 1) and &ld…

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The sixth edition of the independent art fair Platforms Project 2018 will be held on May 17-20, 2018, at the “Nikos Kessanlis” Exhibition Hall of the Athens School of Fine Arts (ASFA), featuring a rich and multidimensional programme of le…

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After its successful launch last year, Epidaurus Lyceum international summer school of ancient drama, an international project for drama studies and practice, is organised for the second consecutive summer, in the historic area of ancient Epidaurus.…

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New technology, new media, new forms: for the fifth consecutive year, the Fast Forward Festival (FFF) presents us with the theatre of the future via polymorphic and hybrid performances by internationally celebrated artists. The Onassis Cultural Centr…

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Director Elina Psykou receiving her awards 

Elina Psykou’s “The Son of Sofia” was the big winner at the at the Iris Hellenic Film Academy Awards on April 23, having garnered five prizes (best Feature Fiction Film, Director, Sc…

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