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ATHENS – The Friends of Μusic Society announced the upcoming annual Christmas concerts at the Megaron- Athens Concert Hall will begin with the Johann Strauss Ensemble performing the Viennese Waltzes, bringing the festive music of Vienna to Athens, Saturday, December 11, 8:30 PM, and Sunday, December 12, 7 PM.

Music,

ATHENS – The renowned violinist and composer Maria Manousaki has released her latest album, titled Hidden Trails.

ATHENS – The renowned violinist and composer Maria Manousaki has released her latest album, titled Hidden Trails.
VIDEO, Cinema,

LOS ANGELES — Alec Baldwin said he feels incredible sadness and regret over the shooting that killed a cinematographer on a New Mexico film set, but not guilt.

LOS ANGELES — Alec Baldwin said he feels incredible sadness and regret over the shooting that killed a cinematographer on a New Mexico film set, but not guilt.
Arts,

MILAN — Travelers at Milan's main train station will this week be able to take a break among reproductions of murals by elusive street artist Banksy.

MILAN — Travelers at Milan's main train station will this week be able to take a break among reproductions of murals by elusive street artist Banksy.

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VIDEO, Cinema,

Review: Steven Spielberg’s Rousing “West Side Story” Revival

We're so rife with reboots and remakes today that it can take a moment to gauge just what Steven Spielberg's “West Side Story” is.

We're so rife with reboots and remakes today that it can take a moment to gauge just what Steven Spielberg's “West Side Story” is.

Prepare for the Holidays with our Greek-Inspired Gift Guides

Happy December! That snuck up on us pretty quickly.

Happy December! That snuck up on us pretty quickly.
Arts,

MFA Boston Unveils Galleries for Art of Ancient Greece, Rome & the Byzantine Empire

BOSTON –  The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), is unveiling an ambitious transformation in the George D.

BOSTON –  The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), is unveiling an ambitious transformation in the George D.
Culture, VIDEO,

Greek Chocolate Firm’s Femicide Video Leaves Viewers Shocked

ATHENS - As Greece is dealing with rising domestic violence and at least 14 cases of women being killed this year by their husbands or partners, the reality has been brought home hard with a gripping video sponsored by a popular chocolate company, Lacta.

ATHENS - As Greece is dealing with rising domestic violence and at least 14 cases of women being killed this year by their husbands or partners, the reality has been brought home hard with a gripping video sponsored by a popular chocolate company, Lacta.
Cinema,

Always on Sunday Continues as Hellenic Film Society USA Presents Fantasia, Dec.12

ASTORIA – The Hellenic Film Society USA (HFS) will present a screening of Fantasia on Sunday, December 12, 4 PM at the Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35th Avenue in Astoria, Queens.

ASTORIA – The Hellenic Film Society USA (HFS) will present a screening of Fantasia on Sunday, December 12, 4 PM at the Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35th Avenue in Astoria, Queens.
Arts,

The Laiik Winter Collection Now Available

WASHINGTON, DC – In time for the holiday gift-giving season, Laiik, luxury leather footwear, handmade responsibly in Greece, announced that its winter collection is now available.

WASHINGTON, DC – In time for the holiday gift-giving season, Laiik, luxury leather footwear, handmade responsibly in Greece, announced that its winter collection is now available.
Cinema,

Review: A Neapolitan Rhapsody in “The Hand of God”

Paolo Sorrentino's films can be overwrought, grotesque and uneven but they are rarely not alive.

Paolo Sorrentino's films can be overwrought, grotesque and uneven but they are rarely not alive.
Arts,

Weather Vanes: Exhibit Looks at Artworks with a Purpose

Perched atop churches, barns, businesses, homes and seats of government, weather vanes have over hundreds of years taken the form of everything from farm animals to pets, storybook figures to race cars.

Perched atop churches, barns, businesses, homes and seats of government, weather vanes have over hundreds of years taken the form of everything from farm animals to pets, storybook figures to race cars.
Arts,

Teatro Grattacielo & Cultural Conference Center of Crete Co-Produced Idomeneo

HERAKLION – The opera Idomeneo, re di Creta (King of Crete) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, considered one of the greatest operas of all time, was presented in Heraklion, Crete, November 24-26, a co-production of Teatro Grattacielo of New York and the Cultural Conference Center of Heraklion.

HERAKLION – The opera Idomeneo, re di Creta (King of Crete) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, considered one of the greatest operas of all time, was presented in Heraklion, Crete, November 24-26, a co-production of Teatro Grattacielo of New York and the Cultural Conference Center of Heraklion.
Arts,

Cycladic Fridays x Symbeeosis in December at the Museum of Cycladic Art

ATHENS – Counting down to Christmas, the Museum of Cycladic Art in Athens invites the public to three festive Cycladic Fridays, December 3, 10, and 17, 5-8 PM.

ATHENS – Counting down to Christmas, the Museum of Cycladic Art in Athens invites the public to three festive Cycladic Fridays, December 3, 10, and 17, 5-8 PM.

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