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Oedipus Rex Theatical Performance

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Why locals love it

“Fimonoi” theatrical group offers a unique Greek life time experience, a theatrical original Ancient Drama performance, “Oedipus Rex” by Sophocles, with English, French subtitles, right in the center of Athens were drama was born. Greeks are proud of their culture and combining monuments with art is the best way to feel Greece.

Why you should visit it

Its a professional performance of Ancient Drama, with a classical approach and over titles in English and French. Athens is the cultural capital of the Ancient world, synonymous to the "classics”. Such epic masterpieces as Oedipus Rex of Sophocles, date back to the 5th century B.C. and are still taught all over the world.

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Oedipus Rex scrip inspired Freud to create the Oedipus Complex syndrome, kids to marry their parents

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A script of 2.500 years old! In the city center of Athens
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May 31, 2019

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