Greece: Aeschylia Festival

Aisxylia09(GREEK NEWS AGENDA)  The Aeschylia Festival in the Municipality of Elefsina, opened on August 22 and runs through the beginning of October. Most of the events are hosted at the former Olive Oil Mill venue.  This year’s festival includes 10 theatre performances – among them “The Persians” by the National Theatre, “The Trojan Women” by the National Theatre of Northern Greece.  A conference on the subject of “Acting in Ancient Greek Drama” and three days of screenings of documentaries on ecology will also feature during the festival.  Kathimerini daily: Keeping the faith in Elefsina