Zorba the Greek
> Halkidiki & Pieria > July 29 & 30
Popular writer duo Thanasis Papathanasiou and Michalis Reppas have adapted Nikos Kazantzakis’s emblematic novel “Zorba the Greek” for the stage in a Greek production currently touring the country directed by veteran Stamatis Fassoulis and starring high-caliber Grigoris Valtinos in the title role. The production features all the original music penned my Mikis Theodorakis for the classic film adaptation directed by Michael Cacoyannis and starring Anthony Quinn. It will be on stage at the open-air theater of Nea Moudania in Halkidiki on Saturday, July 29 and the Ancient Theater of Dion in Pieria on Sunday, July 30. Both shows begin at 9.30 p.m. and tickets can be purchased online at www.viva.gr and by calling 11876.