• Euripides


    Directed by Vassilis Papavassiliou

  • Contra tempo

    Aristophanes - Herondas

    composed texts by Akis Dimou and is directed by Giannis Rigas

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    with a difference

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4th International Forest Festival

from June 28 until July 13 

Teaser Video


Written in the aftermath of Athenians’ crushing defeat at the Sicilian Expedition, Euripides’ Helen is noted both for its anti-war qualities and its focus on virtues such as the power of oath and intelligence, both personified in the form of the titular heroine. Drawing on the version of the myth created by lyrical poet Stesichorus instead of Homer’s best-known version, Euripides portrays the Trojan War as a massacre committed for a phantom rather than a real woman.  More...
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Helen by Euripides, directed by Vassilis Papavassiliou