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The Persians, by Aeschylus

THOC presents the ancient Greek play “The Persians” by Aeschylus, directed by Aris Biniaris, with the actors Kariofilia Karabeti, Nikos Psaras, Antonis Myriagos and Charis Charalambous.

What: The Persians, by Aeschylus
When: Wednesday, 19 July
Where: Paphos Ancient Odeon, Paphos

The Persians is an ancient Greek tragedy written during the Classical period of Ancient Greece by the Greek tragedian Aeschylus. In the story, Xerxes invokes the wrath of the gods for his arrogant expedition against Greece in 480/79 BCE; the focus of the drama is the defeat of Xerxes’ navy at Salamis.

The play will be performed in Greek. The play starts at 9pm and tickets cost €17 / €8. For more information call 77772717.

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