Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theater Tours
Founded in 1953, the Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theater aims to preserve the rich traditions of Greek folk dances. During the summer, the group runs regular performances at their open-air theater on Philopappos Hill in Athens. They also host performances by visiting dance troupes and offer classes in Greek dance.
Address: Scholiou 8, Athens 105 58, Greece
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Savor the history of Greek traditional dance with tickets to the Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theatre, built in 1953. Seventy-five dancers, musicians and singers showcase dances from various regions of Greece, performing in authentic costumes and accessories to live instruments. Pre-booking your admission means you’ll have a more relaxing evening overall.
Taking safety measures
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Since 1953 the national Greek Dances Theatre of "Dora Stratou" is the the living museum of Greek dance and is unique, in its kind, in the world. Dances, songs and music are presented in their original forms as were or are still performed in the respective villages or islands of Greece. All the costumes worn by the performers are authentic museum pieces, handmade in those villages more than a century ago. The theatre's wardrobe contains 2,000 such historical costumes from all over Greece, complete with jewelry and accessories. Extensive field studies by a team of researchers under the direction of professor Alkis Raftis supports the fidelity of performances to the original.
Immerse yourself in Greek history and dance with this Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theatre Show. Take advantage of flexible timing and choose your preferred performance—shows are available Wednesday through Sunday—then head to the theater and enjoy a traditional Greek dance lesson. Admire a performance with authentic music, historic costumes and jewelry, and extensively-researched dance.
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Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Frequently Asked Questions
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Should I book Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theater tickets in advance?
We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theater can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 2 Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theater tickets and tours on Viator.
How much does it cost to visit Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theater 2020?
Currently, an entrance ticket to Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theater costs USD 17.75. Guided Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theater tours start around USD 17.75 per person. See all 2 Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theater tickets and tours on Viator.
What's the best way to experience Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theater?
The best ways to experience Dora Stratou Greek Dances Theater are:
- Skip the Line: Dora Stratou Greek Dancing Show Ticket
- Dora Stratou Greek Dancing Show Ticket – Skip the Line
- Dora Stratou Greek dances lesson & Show in Athens
- Athens Museum Unlimited Pass
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