2001 in Greece
May 29 and 30: National Opera performs Humperdinck's
Hansel and Gretel
Theater of Irodion
June 8, 10, 12 and 14:National Opera performs Verdi's Rigoletto
June 19 and 20: Jean-Michel Jarre
June 22: Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra with conducter Yuri Simonov performing
works of Mussorgsky, Rachmaninov and Shostakovich.
June 23: Moscow Philharmonic
Orchestra with conducter Yuri Simonov performing
works of Papaioaniou, Bartok and Prokofiev
June 26 and 27: St Petersburg's Maly Theatre
July 3 and 4:National Opera performs Manolis Kalomiris Konstandinos Paleologos
July 8 and 9: Choreographer Pina Bausch's Wuppertaler
July 11: Nana Mouskouri
July 14 and 15: National Opera Ballet performs Glazunov's Raimonda choreographed
July 16: Violinist Maxim Vengerov
July 17: Ute Lemper
July 18th: Mikis Theodorakis Orchestra featuring Yiannis Bezos, Nena
Venetsanous and Dimitris Bassis
July 20th: Tribute to composers Yannis Christou and Iannis Xenakis
July 21 and 22: Athens State Orchestra performs Verdi's requiem on the
100th annniversary of his death.
July 24, 25 and 26: Mariinsky-Kirov Ballet performs Tchaikovsky's Swan
July 28th: 1901 to 2001: A Century of Greek Song with Maria Farantouri
July 29: Pianist Dimitris Sourgos and the Zagreb Soloists.
July 30: Piano recital by Cyprien Katsaris of the worlds of Greig, Schumann
August 1 and 2: Haydn Philharmonic
August 5 and 6: Euripides' Bacchae
August 27: Philharmonia Orchestra
August 31: Yannis Markopoulos'
Sept. 2: Domna Samiou's Traditional
Music and Dance Extravaganza
Sept 4 and 5: New York City Ballet
Sept 6: Soprano Barbara Hendricks
Sept 7-13: Municipal Regional Theatre Week
Sept 15: G Mahler Jugendorcester Orchestra performs Mahler's Symphony
Sept 16: Tribute to Maria Callas
Sept 17: Music and Dance Commemorating the 1821 Greek war of Independence
Sept 21: Gustav's Holst's Planets
Sept 24 and 25: Alvin Ailey's American Dance Theater directed by Judith
July 6 and 7: Aeschylus'
Oresteia by the National Theater
July 13 and 14: Aristophanes Clouds by the National Theater
July 20 and 21: Sophocles
Antigone by the Athens Modern Theatre
July 27 and 28: The
Diadromi Theatre staging Aristophanes
August 3 and 4: Euripides'
Hecuba-Cyclops by the State Theater of Northern Greece
August 10 and 11: Aristophanes'
Plutus by the Theatro Technis
August 17 and 18: Aeschylus'
Seven Against Thebes by the Cypriot Theatre Organization
and Euripides' Medea by Spyros Evangelatos Amphi-Theatre