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.
Cavafy – Poet of the City for San Francisco State University students
EllinikoTheatro to the Bay area with new projects, workshops and master classes.Read more »
Maori Bacchae in development
Maori Bacchae project in New Zealand in a series of round table and classroom discussionsRead more »
Incarceration Nation: Art Exhibition at IDEA Space in Colorado College
Υannis Simonides participated in a panel discussion on justice and the law in America.Read more »
“Socrates Now” in Colorado Springs
Student and faculty participation was large, with vigorous dialogue and dynamic exchange of ideas.Read more »
“Socrates Now” in Argos
Socrates Now was presented in front of 1,200 students and the general public.Read more »
Hymns To The Dead by Simonides of Keos
Yannis Simonides sang in ancient Greek Hymns To The Dead by Simonides of Keos.Read more »
Socrates Now was presented at the state of the art SAF
The performance was part of the annual SAF summer festival.Read more »
Kypria International Theatre Festival 2016
Socrates Now was officially selected to participate in the 2016 Kypria International Theatre Festival, in Cyprus.Read more »
SOCRATES NOW in the new NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC series: THE GREEKS
On Tuesday, July 5 at 9pm, the American PBS television network premiered Part III of the new National Geographic /PBS series The Greeks. Do not miss it!Read more »
“Socrates Now” beneath the Acropolis for the 5th consecutive summer!
Socrates Now returned to its origin for the 5th consecutive celebratory summer!Read more »
“Socrates Now” in the middle of the Aegean Sea
Socrates Now travels with Celestyal Cruises.Read more »
“Socrates Now” at American International School, Riyadh
The cycle of performance-discourses was generously sponsored by the Olayan Group.Read more »
ΕllinikoThεatro in collaboration with Lifeline Hellas Humanitarian Organization
Lifeline Hellas Humanitarian Organization held a fundraising event to benefit the Infants Intensive Care Units of Greek Public Hospitals, featuring Socrates Now.Read more »
“Socrates Now” NOW SHOWING IN MOSCOW!!!
For the week of December 7th – 11th, Socrates Now will be performed at the State University of Moscow for International Relations / Monday, December 7th, 16.00, the ‘House of Nations’ / Wednesday, December 9, 18.30 …Read more »
“Socrates Now” beneath the Acropolis – 4th summer run!
The hit international theatrical production based on Plato’s “Apology” returns to the courtyard of the beautiful Athens University History Museum building, beneath the Acropolis, a few steps from where philosopher was sentenced to death 2400 years ago.Read more »