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Athens municipality suspends operation of cultural and indoor sports venues

The municipality of Athens on Friday announced that it is suspending the operation of cultural venues and indoor sports facilities, in line with official guidelines for containing the spread of coronavirus.
Among the venues to be closed is the Athens Technopolis in Gazi.

Greek Expressionism | Athens | To January 5

The Athens Municipal Gallery pays tribute to often overlooked yet important Greek artists who were active in the second half of the 20th century with "Exception: Aspects of Expressionism in Greece." The main part of the exhibition is dedicated to painter Giorgos Bouzianis and engraver Giorgos Economidis, local pioneers of the the expressionist scene developed in Germany and France, as well as t

Greek Expressionism | Athens | To January 5, 2020

The Athens Municipal Gallery pays tribute to often overlooked yet important Greek artists who were active in the second half of the 20th century with "Exception: Aspects of Expressionism in Greece." The main part of the exhibition is dedicated to painter Giorgos Bouzianis and engraver Giorgos Economidis, local pioneers of the the expressionist scene developed in Germany and France, as well as t

Opera Chaotique | Athens | April 18

Local surreal cabaret act Opera Chaotique takes the stage at El Convento del Arte on Thursday, April 18, performing tracks from all three of the duo's genre-mixing albums. Vocalist Tenorman and percussionist Voodoo Drummer will be joined by soprano Leto Messini and cellist Stavros Parginos, along with special guests. Doors open at 9 p.m. and admission costs 8 euros.

Trashman's Dilemma | Athens | November & December

The Apo Michanis Theater presents "Trashman's Dilemma," a dystopian drama by Canadian playwright and actor Bruce Gooch, for three shows only on November 30 and December 7 and 14. The original New Fangled Stages production, which is in English, features the author himself, along with Lynn Vogt, Jon Osbaldeston and Davydd Cook. Performances start at 9 p.m.

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