Athens & Epidaurus Festival

Athens & Epidaurus Festival

Quality art for everyone. Hellenic Festival or as it is called in Greece "Athens & Epidaurus Festival", is focused in highlighting Greek creativity and at the same time is open in new creative projects of foreign artists, cause only if you are in touch with the artwork of others, one country’s art can be strong enough with its own identity.

 World premieres, co-productions with major foreign festivals, well-known artists, orchestras, contemporary dance, visual arts. Greek Festival is the ultimate art project for Greek cultural summer. 

Apart from the magnificent Odeon Of Herodus Atticus (Herodion) at the shadow of Acropolis and the Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus, Hellenic Festival transformed a former industrial space into a multi-cultural center now called “Pireaus 260”. Also the Small Theatre of Epidaurus and “The Caravan” presenting theatrical plays in Athens streets.  

Hellenic Festival 2015 has a great variety of interesting cultural projects to offer, presenting well-known Greek and foreign artists.  

This year’s cultural program starts at June 1st. 

 For more information, tickets & 2015 program:

 This year as well, the following performances at the Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus will be presented in Greek with English surtitles:

3 – 4.7 National Theatre of Greece – Sotiris Chatzakis “The Trojan Women” by EURIPIDES
10 – 11.7 Yiannis Kakleas “The Acharnians” by ARISTOPHANES  
17 – 18.7 Neos Kosmos Theatre – Vangelis Theodoropoulos «Ajax» by SOPHOCLES    
31.7 & 1.8 National Theatre of Greece – Giannis Bezos “The Ecclesiazusae” (Assemblywomen) by ARISTOPHANES    
14 & 15.8 Vassilis Papavassiliou – “The Clouds” by ARISTOPHANES    
28 – 29.8 Horos Theatre Company – Simos Kakalas “Orestes” by EURIPIDES
 Whereas the 24 – 25.7 Japanese Noh Theatre– Michael Marmarinos “Nekyia” performance, which is based on the Book 11 of Homer’s Odyssey, will be presented in Japanese with Greek & English surtitles  
For the first time this year, friends of the Festival of Athens and Epidaurus can benefit from a privileged ticket offer, choosing the performances that interest them! 
Make your own discount ticket package by choosing:
3 shows a 5% discount,
4 shows a 7% discount, or
5 shows a discount of 10% of the total.

Please note that these discounts are only valid for individual tickets or 2 people per show and relate to productions of the Festival of Athens and Epidaurus. 
You can buy packages in the following ways:
From the website of the Greek Festival:
From the vendors of Greek Festival: 39 Panepistimiou Av. (Pesmatzoglou arcade) 9.00 – 17:00  
From the call center 210 3272 000



May 25 2015


12:00 am - 12:00 am