Michael Caoyannis 100 years

Birthday… 100 years since the birth of Michael Cacoyannis.  This year, we decided to celebrate by remembering his assertive passion.  Michael Cacoyannis honoured Greece to the ends of the earth, he adored the Athens sky.  It was here that he lived and created for most of his life. His base,…

IN UNTAINTED TIME

Oratorio for the celebration of 200 years of the Greek Revolution 1821-2021 Poetry and composition by Anastasia Guy Under the auspices of the committee for the celebrations of 200 years of the beginning of the Greek Revolution of 1821 and the  ambassador of Cyprus Republic in Athens auspices Mr. Kyriakos…

THE LAST SUMMER. Falcone e Borsellino thirty years later

1992 was a dramatic and crucial year, which changed the history of Italy forever. Falcone and Borsellino were killed: their murder changed the history of Italy forever. ‘The Last Summer. Falcone e Borsellino 30 years later’ (text by Claudio Fava, direction by Chiara Callegari) retraces the last months of life…

PRESS RELEASE – “ONE STEP BACK”( In the seabed of Smyrna)

The COMMEMORATION COMMITTEE OF NEA KIOS in ARGOS-MYCENAE MUNICIPALITY presents the performance "ONE STEP BACK"( “In the seabed of Smyrna”), dedicated to the 100 years since the Asia Minor Catastrophe.  The performance starts off as a real testimony given to Nickos Roumpakis who transforms it into a play with his…

Biography

1922, June 11 – 2011, July 25 Born on June 11, 1922 in Limassol, Cyprus, Michael Cacoyannis was the elder son of Sir Panayiotis and Lady Cacoyannis. He studied law in London and was called to the Bar (Barrister-at-law) in 1943. While working for the BBC’s Greek service, first as…

Fest of Fests

Fest of Fests is organising this April and May three film workshops for children who wish to deepen their knowledge in using image and sound as a means of expression. Children aged 12-15 will have the opportunity to gain skills in film production. The workshops will take place in Michael…

HERCULES

Within the framework of Act: Establishment and Promotion of International Institutions of Contemporary Culture in Attica Action: Ancient Drama: Interdisciplinary and Cross Art Approaches HERCULES An adaptation of the works of Euripides and Seneca, by Marie Nováková Directed by Tomáš Loužny May 7- May 9 Theatre At 21.00 Free entrance…

Electras of the World

Comics Exhibition Stories inspired by the tragedies “Electra” (by Euripides and Sophocles) and the Libation-bearers (by Aeschylus April 28 – May 10 2022 Action: “Establishment and Promotion of International Institutions of Contemporary Culture in Attica”. It takes place within the program for the Ancient Drama and Popular Culture Entitled: “Grand…