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Greek community theatre brings a new perspective to audiences

The Greek community’s Creative Drama & Arts group breathed new life into South Oakleigh Secondary College’s Strachan Theatre on Thursday night, with an impressive performance of Perspective. Hundreds turned out …

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Steve Grapsas talks about Περσπέκτιβ

Greek Community of Melbourne’s adult drama group of Creative Drama & Arts Centre is staging a new one-off performance on Friday, in the Greek language. Following the success of their …

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Yianni Agisilaou is not a robot

Yianni Agisilaou has spent the past 17 years touring and performing in over 40 countries around the world gigging with the likes of comedy greats Jim Jeffries, Wil Anderson, and …

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Staging an Epitaph for Greece

Up until a few years ago, Christoforos was a typical middle-class Greek, a small business owner who, due to the crisis – and after a series of personal unfortunate events, …

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‘Theatre is one of the last communal rituals we have left’

Theatre maker Dino Dimitriadis is staging a ‘queer’ version of Metamorphoses, a play based on Ovid’s classic poem for Sydney’s Mardi Gras.

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Sophocles’ tragedy Antigone adapted for Midsumma

AntigoneX is a modern twist on the classic, taking inspiration from gender norms, performance art, and Australian politics.

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The story of Maria Callas

Australian actor Amanda Muggleton transforms into legendary Greek American soprano Maria Callas in Terrence McNally’s Masterclass.

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Nafplios: a journey to Ithaca

The Hellenic Art Theatre team take the audience on a unique trip to Ithaca, telling a story about a relatively unknown aspect of the Trojan War.

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Herakles, the antisocial hero

Professor Amy Smith introduces audiences to ‘the man’ at her upcoming talk on one of Greek mythology’s greatest characters.