The first weekend of December is rich in cultural events that will certainly satisfy all tastes and age groups!
Mozart’s “The Magic Flute” is presented at the Greek National Opera under the direction of Arnaud Bernard! Watch the battle between good and evil, the everlasting quest for virtue and the power of love in Mozart’s best known opera on 4th and 5th of December (at 20:00) in the “Olympia” theatre.
Shigeru Umebayashi: 25 years of music for cinema magic! The composer of “2046”, “House of Flying Daggers” and “In the mood of love” comes for the very first time in Greece to present his outstanding music-composing work at Michael Cacoyannis Foundation (on Saturday 4/12/2010 at 19:30 and at 22:00 and on Sunday 5/12/2010 at 20:30).
Enjoy at the Athens Concert Hall “The turning year” a performance by Dionysis Savvopoulos (in Alexandra Trianti Hall – at 19:00)! The famous singer and songwriter narrates in his own unique way fascinating fairytales, taking us to a fantasy world where everything is possible!
The most important cultural event of the coming days is the 51st film festival in Thessaloniki. Until the 12th of December hundreds of screenings, masterclass and specials will take place as well as the international competition section. Don't lose this opportunity and rush to take part in this cinematic dream that unfolds each year in the picturesque Thessaloniki!
Three sculptors meet in Metsovo: Theodoros Papayannis, Kyriakos Rokos and Giorgos Houliaras participate this year in the exhibition "Working in Space: Open Sculpture Workshop" at Averoff Art Gallery (until December 7th). This is the first event of the Museum dedicated exclusively to sculpture, introducing thereby a new perspective to its cultural activities.