57th Lefkas International Folklore Festival – 18-25 August 2019

The International Folk Festival, the most popular cultural event of Lefkada and the oldest of its kind in Greece, invites you to combine your summer holidays with a unique dance experience on the beautiful Ionian island. The 57th Lefkada International Folklore Festival begins on Sunday, August 18 and ends on Sunday, August 25. The festival …

Aristophanes’ Lysistrata in New Delhi

 Α  Modern-Play Reading of Aristophanes’ classic comedy “Lysistrata”, interpreted by talented Indian actresses and actors, and directed by Ms. Rashma N. Kalsie, was presented on May 31, 2019, at the Convention Center of the Jawaharlal Nehru University, and on June 1,  at the Amaltas Auditorium. India Habitat Centre, in New Delhi, India. The theatrical play …

Singing planet

Kristi Stassinopoulou Along the old cobbled roads and footpaths of the mountainous Balkan Peninsula, in and out the deep rocky ravines and valleys of the Epirus, Thrace and Macedonian provinces in the North of Greece, the bleats of sheep and goats echoing against the mountainsides, together with the distant jingles of their well-tuned metal bells, …

7th Bollywood & Multicultural Dance Festival

7th Bollywood & Multicultural Dance Festival Under the Aegis of the Greek National Tourism Organisation (GNTO) and the International Dance Council (CID–UNESCO) July 5th – 7th 2019, Athens, Greece Saturday and Sunday 2 Unique Shows at Dora Stratou Theatre The “Bollywood and Multicultural Dance Festival” in Greece opens its gates for the 7th consecutive year on July 5th, 2019. The Festival will last from …

Indian Foreign Minister Mrs. Sushma Swaraj congratulates Greek singer Kostas Kalaitzis

Greek singer Kostas Kalaitzis was recently invited by the Government of India to participate in the celebration of the world’s greatest religious celebration, the Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj (Allahabad). On this occasion, he met with the Foreign Minister of India, Mrs. Sushma Swaraj, who listened to the Greek singer interpreting the popular songs of Mira …

Epidaurus Lyceum – International Summer School on Ancient Drama

July 2- 16, 2019. Applications are now open! The Epidaurus Lyceum is an international summer school of ancient drama studies and practice located in the area of ancient Epidaurus. The treatment of ancient drama as a contemporary performative form has only come about in the last 60 years or so. This treatment focused on how …

Kristi Stassinopoulou – Nama Namaste

Indo-Greek song, kirtan style: Nama Namaste Music: Stathis Kaliviotis. Lyrics: Kristi Stasinopoulou From the album “Taxidoscope“ Singer and lyricist Kristi Stassinopoulou, a native Athenian, active on Greece’s alternative music scene for many years, and her longtime collaborator, composer, arranger, and multi-instrumentalist Stathis Kalyviotis, former of the first Greek punk group in the early 80s, are …