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Opera & Fashion | Athens | May 19

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The Greek National Opera presents a new edition of its “Opera & Fashion” series on Thursday, May 19. The performance, titled “Dammi I colori,” showcases the art of makeup, with acclaimed Greek makeup artist Achilleas Charitos working with the company’s soloist singers and dancers. The production, based on a concept by Isma Toulatou, features singers Tassos Apostolou, Ines Zikou, Vassiliki Karayanni, Cellia Costea and Dimitris Paksoglou, and choreography by Konstantinos Rigos. Admission is free of charge with priority coupons. For more information, call 210.366.2100. The event is accompanied by a photography exhibition “Dammi I colori… The Making Of,” which will goes on display at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center’s Visitors Center from May 25 to June 5.  

Olympia Theater, 59-61 Academias, tel 210.366.2100, www.nationalopera.gr

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