Presented by Barbaresso Oyzo. Join us this winter as a selection of Melbourne’s best Greek restaurants share their favourite dishes – and some of their culinary secrets – through a program of dinners and special events, each designed to showcase the best of Greek cuisine from the country’s numerous regions.
The recipient of countless awards and platinum albums, Mihalis Hatzigiannis is one of Europe’s true international superstars. Over the course of his career this Cyprus native has become acclaimed as the most important Greek singer/songwriter of his generation.
Poet and Filmmaker Koraly Dimitriadis will launch a collection of short films which she has directed together with Nathan Little. Exploring universal themes such as racism, dating dynamics and cultural repression, the films star Chritos Tsiolkas and Maxine Beneba Clarke, and are set in some of Melbourne’s most iconic locations.
The Burning Light, the 1922 Greek poem by Bulgarian-born Marxist poet Kostas Varnalis is brought to life in this theatre production by Vasilis Kolovos. A political satire, the play reimagines Varnalis’ original poem for an entirely new generation. Still as relevant today as the day it was written more than 90 years ago, this new dramatic adap
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