AACA tells you what’s on in Athens, issue 126

3-18 September

Cirque du Soleil

The world’s most successful human circus – is finally coming to Athens!!

A baroque ode to the energy, grace and power of youth!

Place: Olympic Stadium Athens (OAKA) – BasketballArena

Address: 37 Kifisias Avenue, Marousi, Attica

Entrance: Tickets 35 € -45 € -55 € -65 € and VIP zone 75 €. Student and children’s tickets 20% discount to all zones.(online tickets www.lavris.gr)

7-9 September

Season Opening at 6 dogs

Friday, September 7:An artistic bar 6 dogs is ready for another super active season full of live music, partying, exhibitions, screenings and many other cultural activities.

Babis Batmanidis Live (Gig Space)
Oh Yeah Bolas + + dagritzikos: Mon thrisomnes. (The Bar)

Saturday, September 8:
The Meet Market (Gig Space / Project Space / Outdoors)
Bad Spencer (Yid!! Sid!!) + Chevy (Needless) + Bodj (Claap) (The Bar)

Sunday, September 9:
The Meet Market (Gig Space / Project Space / Outdoors)
Egg Hell Marathon Live (The Garden)

Ongoing – OctoberPlace: 6 dogs Address:  Avramiotou 6-8 – Monastiraki. Entrance: free



Street Art & Graffiti Photography Exhibition at The Stigma Lab! (Exhibition Street Art Laboratory & Workshop).

Start:  1st of September Duration: September month Place: Stigma Lab Address Andrea Metaxa 4, Exarhia Square

Hours: Monday-Saturday: 12.00 – 21.00 Entrance:  free

6- 12 September

 Open-air cinemas with a view to Acropolis

Cinema: Thissio – movies of 50-60’s

Movie: “Funny face (Thursday and Friday)

Movie: “Sabrina” (Saturday and Sunday)

Movie: “Casablanca” (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday)

Every Monday – reduced price!!

Start: 20:45 & 22:45  Place: Open-air cinema Thissio  Address: 7, Ap. Pavlou Str., Thissio. Entrance:  Monday – 5.5 euro, all other days – 8 euro, students: 6 euro The lives of some visitors and residents of rome and their adventures..


Cinema: Cine- Paris

Movie:“To Rome with love” at 20.45 & 23.10

The lives of some visitors and residents of rome and their adventures..

Place: Cine – Paris Address: 22 St. Kidathinaion, Plaka.

Entrance: 8 euro

Ongoing – 2 September

ARK festival

The “Technopolis” of the City of Athens will become a musical action park during ARK Festival, 10 and 11 September, with a variety of fun activities and souvenirs for all ages. The ARK is the most interactive music festival, a collaborative celebration that aims to be more pronounced this year than ever, the first big party of the new season.

Place: Technopolis. Address: Piraeus 100, m. Keramikos. Entrance: € 12 (first 400 tickets),€ 15 (concessions),17 million (in the general day ticket presale)
20 euros (day ticket in hand the day of the festival),€ 30 (weekend ticket)

Tickets available: in all stores Public and http://www.viva.gr

Ongoing – 23 September

Greek Dance Festival

The program changes every second Wednesday. There is a group of 75 dancers, musicians and singers. Each program includes popular stories, each one is presented with its own authentic costumes, musical instruments, songs and dances.

Place:Dora Stratou (Greek Dance) Theatre. Address: Philopappou Hill.

Strart: 30 May – 23 Sep 2012, from Wednesday to Friday 21:30 (   Saturday and Sunday – 20:15). Entrance:  15 euro, 10 (students)

Ongoing – 31 December

More than 40,000 items, illustrating the character of the Greek world through a spectacular historical panorama: from antiquity and the age of Roman domination to the medieval Byzantine period; from the fall of Constantinopole (1453) and the centuries of Frankish and Ottoman.Greece at Benaki Museum

Working hours:  Opening hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday: 09:00-17:00, Thursday: 09:00-00:00 and Sunday: 09:00-15:00.

Place: Benaki Museum

Address: Koumbari 1 & Vas. Sofias Avenue.


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