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SOCRATES NOW

SOCRATES NOW

The timeless play with more than 200,000 devoted fans around the world.

 "The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing." - Socrates 399 BC 

The hit international theatrical production based on Plato's "Apology" returns to the courtyard of the beautiful Athens University History Museum building, beneath the Acropolis, a few steps from where the Ancient Greek philosopher was sentenced to death 2,500 years ago.

Summer 2014 Exhibition

Summer 2014 Exhibition

Zoumboulakis Gallery hosts a summer group exhibition from July 10th to September 13th.

Photographic works by Venia Bechrakis, Eleni Mylonas, Ioanna Ralli, Danae Stratou and Marina Vernicos will be presented, as well as paintings by Yiannis Adamakis, Alexandra Athanassiades, Miltos Golemas, Christos Kechagioglou, Jenny Kodonidou, Nikos Lagos, Achilleas Papacostas, Maria Filopoulou and others.

Actors –Directors – Singers – Songwriters in 20th Century Athens

Actors –Directors – Singers – Songwriters in 20th Century Athens

The Museum of the City of Athens - Vouros Eutaxias Foundation is hosting the portrait exhibition "Actors -Directors - Singers - Songwriters in 20th Century Athens", comprised of 110 drawings of actors, directors, singers and songwriters, by George Psarropoulos. The exhibition opens on Wednesday May 28th 2014, and will remain open until September 15th, 2014.
SOPHOCLES

SOPHOCLES

A theatrical performance in Greek with subtitles in ENGLISH | SPANISH | GERMAN | FRENCH | RUSSIAN according to the daily programme Electra is a Greek tragedy by Sophocles, believed to be written around 413 B.C.

Forty Floating Moons

Forty Floating Moons

Kalfayan Galleries present the solo exhibition of Rania Bellou titled ‘‘Forty Floating Moons''. The opening will be held on Thursday, 3 July 2014, 20.00 - 22.00.

In her third solo show at Kalfayan Galleries, the artist assumes once again the role of ‘cultural archaeologist'.

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    From the 1st of June to the 16th of August, the 2014 Athens and Epidavros Festival opens its doors and welcomes its audiences. Please find the Festival's program here:

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    Athens turns into a vast, open-air cinema!

    Summer blockbusters, all-time classics, local gems and special events in the biggest open-air festival in the city!

    After a successful 3-year run, the Athens Open Air Film Festival is back for the fourth year in a row in the summer of 2014, ready to explore the city's hidden oasis by way of the silver screen!

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    Athens, March 6th, 2014

    PRESS RELEASE

    City of Athens: TBEX 2014, the biggest gathering of travel bloggers και writers worldwide, will take place in Athens

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    Travellers planning a trip to Athens, are encouraged to apply online for a "This is My Athens" personal "showing around town" with an Athens Local. Go beyond the traditional guide book sights and places of interest. Let an Athenian take you to that special neighborhood bakery, or show you some great neighborhoods along the Southern coast and the breathtaking promenades.

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