EllinikoTheatro is an international performing arts organization based in New York and Athens. Since its inception in 1979, it has sought to serve as an innovative carrier of cultural diplomacy, expanding the temporal, spatial and social boundaries of Hellenic Theatre.

Socrates Now

ISB News

On Tuesday, May 10th, ISB eleventh graders traveled to St. John’s to watch a fascinating performance of “The Apology of Socrates”, a one-man show dramatizing  Socrates’ defense at his trial for charges of ‘corrupting the minds of youth,’  and to participate in a discussion afterwards with the actor, Yiannis Simonides, on topics such as ethics, justice and corruption.  It was a unique opportunity  for ISB students to view such a powerful performance and then share their thoughts on the ideas presented in the play, not only with their classmates but also with students from St. John’s.

 

 

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