Aristophanes’ “Lysistrata” by Indian students in Crete

The students’ theatrical team “Santiniketan Poesis” will present an adaptation of the comedy “Lysistrata” by Aristophanes on Saturday, May 26 at 7 pm. in the M. Manassakis Amphitheater of the Students’ Center of Vouton, University of Crete.

The theatrical performance will be in the Bengali (Bangla) language and there will be simultaneous translation into Greek with surtitles.

The “Santiniketan Poesis” theatrical team consists of students of the international art university Vishva Bharati founded by Nobel Prize winner and India’s national poet Rabindranath Tagore in 1921 in the town of Santiniketan, West Bengal.

The hospitality of the Indian students and the theatrical performance take place in the framework of the networking events starting with the International Museum Day in cooperation with the Medical Museum of Crete.

The event is sponsored by the Educational Association of Health Sciences of the University of Crete and is realized with the participation and collaboration of the Theatrical Group of the University of Crete in Heraklion.