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.

This summer EllinikoThεatro is pleased to present ATHENS2018, an international performing arts festival in Athens, and ΟΔΥΣΣΕΙΑ, a public participatory reading of Homer’s poem in Amsterdam.


Hymns To The Dead by Simonides of Keos

On the occasion of the 100th Anniversary of the sinking of the HMHS Britannic and the SS Burdigala off the coast of Kea in the Aegean, Yannis Simonides was invited to sing in ancient Greek Hymns To The Dead by Simonides of Keos at the Shipwrecks International Conference in Kea, Cyclades.

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