Ancient Greek Myth Inspired Winning Play of James Tait Black Prize

The winner of the 2016 James Tait Black Prize for Drama went to the play Iphigenia in Splott, written by Gary Owen, who said...

Playwright Alexi Kaye Campbell’s Play Shows Greece’s Struggle to Find its Own Unique Identity

When the National Theatre commissioned Alexi Kaye Campbell to write a play a few years ago, he knew that it had to be about his...

Greek Dimitris Papaioannou Named Best Choreographer of the Year in Italy

Greek choreographer Dimitris Papaioannou was named “Best Choreographer of the Year” by the well-established Italian magazine “Danza & Danza.” "We can all agree on the...

Homer’s Iliad to Become Epically Viral This Summer

One of the most brilliant epic poems in ancient history, The Iliad, is set for a marathon performance this summer as part of Almeida Greeks Festival. Theater...

Juliette Binoche As Modern ‘Antigone’ On BBC

Later this spring, BBC Four British television channel plans to broadcast the magnificent Greek masterpiece of  Sophocles' "Antigone," opened at London’s Barbican Theatre on March 5. The...

“Electra” of Sophocles Takes London by Storm

In the wake of dazzling performances of Sophocles' "Electra" at the Old Vic in London and the "Medea" of Euripides at the UK's National Theatre, the "Guardian" recently...

Ioli Andreadi: A Greek Director in Rome

Greek director Ioli Andreadi participates for the third time in the international theatrical workshop "World Wide Lab" that takes place from September 15 to...

Ancient Greek Theater Reopened in British School

The Bradfield College is a British co-educational public school located in the small village of Bradfield, in the English county of Berkshire. The school was...

Greek Theater Goes To Avignon Film Festival

The Greek National Theater goes to the French Avignon Film Festival for the first time. The Festival takes place in the beautiful French city...

Innovative Performance for Return of Parthenon Marbles

An innovative demonstration in the form of a performance took place at the British Museum the previous weekend, entertaining many visitors who happened to...