13-15 APR 2018
The festival for our most dynamic generation: teenagers. We give a voice to those who are already our future today.
Entrance to the event is free and on a first come, first served basis.
Photo © Christina Georgiadou
Imagine Antigone as a teenager quarrelling with her family, Oedipus falling in love with his teacher, Helen of Troy suing for divorce, or Prometheus punished for doing what he thought was right... Do revolution, romance, hate, arguments, war or injustice ever get old? The festival for our most dynamic age-group, teenagers, breathes new life into ancient texts by inviting star directors and theatre companies to work with secondary-school children aged 12–18. Get over your fear of ancient drama and own the texts. Find your voice in the classics and tell the world how you feel just as loudly as you want. That's why we're staging the Onassis Youth Festival 2018—so you can find, unlock, share and release your potential and your emotions onstage.
Trailer | Onassis Youth Festival 2018
creditsCurated & coordinated: Myrto Lavda
Set Curation: Vassilis Gerodimos
Assistant Set Curation: Marileni Vourtsi
Light Design: Nikos Vlassopoulos
Colaboration: Aris Laskos & Anastasia Giannaki, Katia Goulioni & Angelos Frantzis, Cecil Mikroutsikou, Ntouth Theatre company (Vassia Atarian & Mirto Makridi), Anneta Stefanopoulou, 4Frontal (Thanasis Zeritis & Aristea Stafylaraki), Cheek-Bones (Stefanos Achilleos & Angelika Stavropoulou)