The famed Odessa National Academic Opera Ballet returns to Athens with the crowd-pleasing favorite “Swan Lake” from May 3 to 5, with performances at 8 p.m. on all days and additional shows at 4 p.m. on May 4 and 5, aimed mostly at children.
The Kapopoulos Gallery has put together work by some of the best artists that it represents – Erro, Antonio Segui, Mr Brainwash, Laurence Jenkell, Richard Orlinski, David Gerstein, Aiiroh, Benjamin Spark, Cedric Bouteiller and Hawini – for “Art Power,” a show at its Thessaloniki branch celebrating just that, from a fun and subversive point of view.
The Ventus Ensemble and actor Argyris Xafis perform Jeff Scott's “Passion for Bach and Coltrane” at the Athens Concert Hall on Tuesday, April 23. Written for wind quintet, string quartet, jazz trio and orator, this work was inspired by the poetry of African-American poet A.B. Spellman.
European People’s Party candidate Manfred Weber (l) and the leader of Greece’s conservative New Democracy party Kyriakos Mitsotakis visit an ancient temple at Nemea about 117 kilometers (73 miles) west of Athens on Tuesday. Weber is in Greece for the official launch of his campaign for the May 23-26 European Parliament elections. [Derek Gatopoulos/AP]