The story takes place in a small provincial town at Yannena (Greece), during the years of occupation of the Second World War. The Perdkiaris family is a typical depiction of an upper-class provincial family, characterized by bigotry, greed, fraud, complicity, reciprocity, and distrust, which has been distraught by its own mistakes and self-hypocrisy. This institution will collapse from within when the family's only child, the young teacher Margarita, will initiate her own resistance against the Germans by joining a populist movement. Ready to rebel against her family's intrinsic values, Margarita finds the ultimate way to escape.
Category: Historic Family Drama
Duration: 120 minutes
Cast in order of appearance: Anna Tsoukala Post, Theodoros Petropoulos, Stavros Markalas, Theodora Loukas, Christiana Kandilioti, Phytos Stratis, Angela Tsamasirou, Diodoros Pagoudis, Chrysi Sylaide, Evangelos Niakas, Tasos Karydis, Chrysanthos Petsilas, Ariadne Panagopoulou, Demetris Michael, and the young Evangeline Zoulas.
Dates: NOVEMBER 1, 2, 3 2019
Location: ST. DEMETRIOS AND ST. GEORGE CHURCH, 140 East 103rd St. NY 10029
Information: 1 646 595 7303
Suggested Donation: $40 (adults) $30 (children under 12)
*The production is under the auspices of Consulate General of Greece New York and a percentage of the productions sales will benefit the Greek Division of the Ronald McDonald House.
Produced by: Cyprus New York Productions
Directed by: Theodoros Petropoulos & Phytos Stratis
Production Manager: Theodora Loukas
Costumes/Scenic Designer: Vivian Pavlos
Light Designer: Stavros Markalas
Graphic Designer: Tharivol Productions
Original Music and Sound Design: Phyto Stratis
Based on a true story - Greece 1944 - a heroism that still inspires and uplifts us!!! —- A MUST SEE!!!
Cyprus New York Productions under the auspices of the consulate general of the republic of Cyprus in new York presents the unique concert FAITH with exceptional tenor and cantor Demetris Michael.
On this spiritual journey through the centuries, Faith becomes a solid chain that links and merges Byzantine Hymns, Gregorian Chants, Operatic Arias, Gospel, musical theater and pop music.
Faith is not just words on a page or in a song, it is a way of life, it is an acceptance of what we cannot see but feel deep within our hearts.
FAITH is a farewell concert dedicated to our beloved Bishop Sevastianos, who will continue his great in Atlanta.
Demetris Michael was trained in Classical and in Byzantine music, where he received his diploma from the Patriarchate of Constantinople. Demetris incredible technic allows him to switch easily from one style of music to another, not only with easiness but also and more importantly with accuracy. Demetris will be accompanied by a pianist, a flutist, a cellist and two sopranos.
Phyto Stratis Artistic and Musical Director.
HOLY TRINITY CATHEDRAL
319 East 74th St
New York, NY 10021
We are a non-profit organization and our mission is to unite Cyprus and New York by sharing our cultural diversity through literature, drama, theater, poetry, music and dance.
Our interactive greek musical "Ti Na Ftaiei, Ti NA Ftaiei?" which had a successful run in the Spring of 2018, along with our production "The Farewell" which just won the BEST poetry show at the United Solo - Largest SOLO Festival in the World, will return in winter of 2019.
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