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Yannis Simonides as Socrates. Pic Benelux Photos

“True wisdom is in knowing that you know nothing.”

Last night, I was very privileged to be present at a rare gift at the Seymour Centre’s York Theatre. It is a rare gift to see a consummately performed, English translated version of Plato’s play, APOLOGY OF SOCRATES.

This piece has been performed in 14 countries and is scheduled to tour the U.S., Russia, China, South Africa and New Zealand. Through the efforts of Theatro Productions, who first saw it at the Acropolis, and Elliniko Theatro, embracing the Greek Theatre of New York and Greek Theatre International and promoting Greek Culture worldwide through Hellenic Theatre, we got  lucky!

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