The Greek Ministry of Culture and Sports establishes, coordinates and supports an International Network of Ancient Drama, with the participation of the National Theatre of Greece, the Northern National Theatre of Thessaloniki, the Lyceum of Epidaurus and the Attiko School in Eleusis. The network consists of educational programs and artistic activities focused on the study of Ancient Drama and the familiarization of the participants and the community at large with its form and content.
The International Network of Ancient Drama is a three-year project and its first year (2017), has been completed successfully with an important number of participations from people around the world. Currently the National Theatre of Greece, the Lyceum of Epidaurus and Attiko School are inviting applications by interested artists to participate in any of the three summer programs listed below, for this year. This year two more cultural organisations will be part of the International Network of Ancient Drama, the Municipal Theatre of Ioannina and the Festival of Filippi.
For details please contact each school directly.
NATIONAL THEATRE OF GREECE: International Workshop of Ancient Drama
Director: Katerina Evangelatou
- addressed to theatre actors, directors, choreographers and designers with at least two years of professional theatre experience.
When: 16-30 July 2018
Where: European Cultural Centre of Delphi
Working Language: English
Theme: Hippolytus of Euripides
More info: https://www.n-t.gr/el/educ/ancientdramaintlworkshop/1324
FESTIVAL OF ATHENS AND EPIDAURUS: Lyceum of Epidaurus
- addressed to students and recent graduates (less than 2 years of experience).
1st Period: 2 – 16 Ιουλίου 2018
2nd Period: 18 Ιουλίου – 1 Αυγούστου 2018
Theme: "City and Citizen"
More info: http://greekfestival.gr/gr/epidaurus_lyceum
BAUMSTRASSE: Attiko School of Ancient Drama
- geared towards any individual above 18 years of age who is interested in exploring ancient greek drama with an open mind.
When: 1 – 10 July 2018
Theme: Prometheus Bound of Aeschylus
More info: http://www.attikosxoleio.gr/gr/
NATIONAL THEATRE OF NORTHERN GREECE: Meeting of Young Artists of Southeast Europe
- addressed to theatre students and artists from Southeast of Europe
Theme: "Ancient Drama and Politics"
More information about 2018's program will be announced soon.
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