Athens and Epidaurus Festival, Athens

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What is the Athens & Epidaurus Festival?

A great celebration that has hosted some of the leading lights of theatre, music and dance. From Mitropoulos and Callas to Rostropovich, Pavarotti, Leonidas Kavakos and Dimitris Sgouros. From Theodorakis and Hadjidakis to Savvopoulos, Protopsalti, Dalaras and Marinella. From Rondiris and Koun to Streller, Peter Hall, Noh theatre, Bunraku puppet theatre, and the Peking Opera. From Balanchine to Pina Bausch, and from Nureyev and Fonteyn to Martha Graham and Alicia Alonso.

Above all, however, it is a venture with an eventful past often connected with events in Greece’s recent history. With our world travel planner, Athens attractions like Athens and Epidaurus Festival can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Beautiful theatre How they got it for each other still in use for theatre concerts must visit location
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  • Remarkable performances, concerts, events, guided tours, exhibitions, ... included in the Athens and Epidaurus Festival that promises a rich in events summer with locals but also tourists.
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