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Kalamata is gearing up to hold its annual dance festival for the 23rd year in a row. This year dance groups from South Africa, Italy, Israel, Sweden, the Netherlands and Spain will be performing at the festival for the first time, making their Greek debut. The festival also features four local acts that have become a permanent fixture of the festival and will include numerous educational activities and side events that will keep festivalgoers thoroughly occupied for the full nine days. Performances take place at different venues around the city. Tickets range from 10-15 euros. For more information, visit www.kalamatadancefestival.gr.