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Life Is A Fairytale / Στρίγγλα Γυναίκα

Plot: Katerina tells the story of her death and remembers family stories that had a big impact in her life. She tries to explain why people were calling her ''The Shrew'' and why she was always in search of a 'prince'. It is inspired by the Taming of the Shrew, A Car Named Desire, personal and other female stories. 

Cast size: One actress playing all the roles or 8 actors (6 female, 2 male) 

The writing style & tone of the play: Drama, comedy, surreal.

Production history: The play was presented in Greek theaters directed by D.Dimopoulos. It had a reading at the 25th Last Frontier Theatre Conference in Alaska in 2017. In 2018 it was presented in Rome, Italy produced by the English Theatre of Rome.

Don Quixotes / Δον Κιχώτες

Plot: The unbelievable adventures of Don Quixote are told by two scamps, who go on a trip to 16th century Spain and play almost all the roles of the play. It is an interactive theatre show that creates an explosion of images and reminds us of a hero who gives courage to all those who wish to change the world for the better.

Cast size: Two (2) actresses 

The writing style & tone of the play: Comedy, commedia del arte, playful, interactive, improvising - for children and adults.

Production history: It had a reading at the Last Frontier Theatre Conference in Alaska directed by Colby Bleicher in 2015. Run for 4 years in Greece touring in schools, museums and theatres directed by Glyka Stoiou. Presented in Banannenfabrik Theatre and the European School in Luxenburg. Presented at the Pocket Theatre in Seattle directed by Rebecca Goldberg in 2016. Produced by Cyrano's Theatre Company in Alaska in 2018.

And Yet It Moves / Κι Όμως... Κινείται!

Plot:  Ro and Iota have wings, Epsilon has very strange hair, and they all live happily ever after on the planet FreeG of the Galaxy 4Kappa/REI. One day, a star falls on Epsilon's head. Epsilon loses its balance, falls into the void and gets lost on planet Earth! The three alien friends will travel in time and discover the way people have communicated from ancient Greece and phryktoriae to the present day and the mobile phones.

Cast size: Three (3) actors

The writing style & tone of the play: Playful, interactive, improvising, for children and teenagers.

Production history: It was presented at the Telecommunications Museum in Athens (2017-2019) and had toured in northern Greece. 

Time / Χρόνος

Plot: Hephaestus and Aphrodite live together on a Greek island. Time passes. He doesn’t recognize her any more. She doesn’t find him clever any more. They love to hate each other. Narcissus comes to pay a visit and brings his new girlfriend Echo. It’s the end of an era.

Cast size: Five (5) actors, 2 women, 3 men

The writing style & tone of the play: Greek modern tradedy, poetic, symbolical, allegoric, magical theatre.

Production history: The play was presented at 24th Last Frontier Theatre Conference in Alaska. 

Europe & The 12 Months /

H Ευρώπη & Οι 12 Μήνες

Plot: The Ancient Greek myth of Europe is told by Europe herself. How was she kidnapped by Zeus and travelled all around Europe, how she ended up in Crete and gave birth to Minoas who founded the famous Minoan civilization. The children learn many things about European cultures and how kindness and solidarity is the basis for a wonderful life.

Cast size: Two (2) actresses 

The writing style & tone of the play: Comedy, commedia del arte, playful, interactive, improvising - for children.

Production history: It was produced by the Regional Theatre of Crete in 2016 and toured in theaters, schools and museums on the island of Crete.

Wormhole or Ready For Death / Σκουληκότρυπα

Plot: Two women. A game. Someone is going to die in an hour. Betty and Boo are bored to death. They decide to play the "Wormhole" for killing time. During the game, they represent snapshots from ten serial killers that really existed. Whoever wins will kill the other. An interactive black comedy about a world where absurdity prevails. A theatrical criminology museum. Two women. A game. Someone is going to die in an hour. Can you stand the wait? Let the countdown begin. Tic toc...

Cast size: Two (2) actresses

The writing style & tone of the play: Surreal, macabre sense of humor, black comedy, documentary theatre.

Production history: It was produced twice in Greek theaters, in 2011 by theatre company Cassettina and 2015 by theatre company lamba directed by Glyka Stoiou. 

Little Helen Is Crying / Η Μικρή Ελένη Κάθεται Και Κλαίει

Plot: Helen is a little girl who creates a monstrous doll called Mrs. Helenstein. They take a time travel through various important periods of Greek history, meet a lot of important people to realize why Greece had to deal with financial crisis in the modern age.  

Cast size: Five (5) actors - a little girl, 2 female, a male, and the doll could be performed by an actor or a doll or a video projector or anything. 

The writing style & tone of the play: Surreal, symbolical, allegoric, magical theatre.

Production history: The play is reaching its final draft. Not yet offered to any theatres. 

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