Athens: Ancient Greek Theater Performance

4.7 / 5

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Athens: Ancient Greek Theater Performance

From $29.66 per person

See heroes you have only heard of, come to life in front of you. Spend the funniest 60 minutes in the city of Athens watching a performance in English, just next to the museum of Acropolis.

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  • Laugh your way through Ancient Greek Theatre
  • Bring to life the ancient ruins you meet around the city Athens
  • Learn about some of the most interesting myths of ancient Greece
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Watch a unique, funny and touching play, right next to the Acropolis museum. Do not leave Greece without joining that thrilling experience, a theater performance given by actors talking in English and learn about some of the most interesting myths related to ancient Greece. The story goes like this: “During his visit to the Acropolis, a present-day tourist slips and gets knocked out. When he awakens, he finds himself transported to the 5th century B.C, Athens. There, he will have an intense talk with Medea, watch the daughters of Oedipus grieve, chase the god of Wealth himself around the Parthenon and find out how Odysseus solved a Cyclopean problem.”
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  • 1-hour performance in English
  • Food and drinks
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  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Koilon Theater at the base of the famous Plaka stairs

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  • The theater is located in the heart of Plaka district, just under the Acropolis
  • Please note that the performance takes place on the terrace
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4.7 / 5

based on 27 reviews

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We loved the show. This experience was mesmerizing. The staff is very nice and offered a warm welcoming. The view from the rooftop is absolutely beautiful we can see Athena temple and a huge part of Plaka. The actors delivered so well their speeches. We learned, we laughted and we appreciated the show. We recommend this theater.

August 5, 2020

A great performance for kids and adults

They have managed to unite very different myths in a well linked story. The actors are excellent and you can tell they really enjoy the stage. It is a fun and very entertaining work in a cozy and small space, so it can be seen and heard perfectly and always close by. It will be enjoyed by both children and adults, who can understand the play at different levels with their jokes and word games. Your effort pays off, I wish you the best!

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August 26, 2019

Ein super Erlebnis für die etwas andere Abendgestaltung. Das Theater befindet sich auf einer Dachterrasse hinter der römischen Agora am Fuß der Akopolis, allein der Ausblick ist einen Besuch schon wert. Das Stück selbst war liebevoll inszeniert und wir habe viel gelacht, richtet sich allerdings eher an volljähriges Publikum. Die Zeit ist nur so verflogen.

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September 14, 2020

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