JANUARY 2020

3/1/2020 

The Royal Ballet - Coppélia 

 

Broadcast the masterpiece by the Royal Ballet. A classic return to the Royal Ballet repertory with Ninette de Valois’ charming and funny Coppélia – a story of love, mischief and mechanical dolls. Osbert Lancaster’s design revives a colourful family-friendly tale for the festive season.

Company: The Royal Ballet 
Choreography: Ninette de Valois after Lev Ivanov and Enrico Cecchetti 
Music: Léo Delibes 
Scenario: Charles Nuitter and Arthur Saint-Léon 
Designer: Osbert Lancaster 
Lighting designer: John B. Read 
Conductor: Barry Wordsworth 
Swanilda: Marianela Nuñez 
Franz: Vadim Muntagirov 
Dr Coppélius: Gary Avis 
Concert Master: Sergey Levitin 
Orchestra: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House 

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4 & 5/1/2020 

André Rieu 70 YEARS YOUNG 

 

André Rieu celebrated a landmark birthday and invited cinema audiences all over the world to his party! 70 YEARS YOUNG is André Rieu’s ultimate concert, featuring musical highlights chosen by the maestro himself from his illustrious career.

 

This unique commemorative celebration will take you on an unbelievable journey around the world to André Rieu’s most amazing concert locations. 

 

Visit André Rieu’s website  

7/1/2020 

Trap for a Single Man 

DIONYSOS THEATRE 

(115’)  

The fascinating psychological thriller by Robert Thomas, directed by Christos Yiangou, pivots around a man who believes he has lost his wife, but everything shows he is in danger of losing his mind too.​

Tranlation: Antonis Doriadis  

Set Design / costumes: Lakis Genethlis  

Music: Antonis Antoniou 

Lighting designer: Carolina Spyrou  

Actors: Antonis Kleathous, Loukaw Zikos, Athos Antoniou, Efrosini Koutsouveri, Christos Yiagkou, Christodoulos Martas, Yiola Klitou. 

 

Visit the website of Dionysos Theatre 

8/1/2020 

YIORGALLETOI – 80 YEARS OF HISTORY  

(105’)  

             

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport and Youth and the Municipality of Limassol honored the eightieth anniversary of this family of musicians.

 

The event features the Giorgalletoi Serenaders with all their soloists and a large orchestra.   

Visit the Facebook page of Yiorgalletoi

9/1/2020 

Photograph 51  

ALPHA SQUARE  

(95’) 

Anna Ziegler’s award-winning play, translated by Anthi Zachariadou and directed by Andreas Araouzos, apply emotion and humour to sketch out the portrait of Rosalind Franklin, one of the greatest female scientists of the 20th c., and her passionate aim to figure out the double-stranded DNA molecule.

 

Director: Andreas Araouzos 

Translation: Anthi Zachariadou 

Set Design / costumes: Elena Katsouri  

Lighting Design: Vasilis Petinaris  

Music: Giorgos Kolias  

Actors: Panayiotis Papageorgiou, Andreas Tselepos, Fotis Apostolidis, Panos Makris, Herodotos Miltiadous, Yiannis Karaoulis. 

Visit the website of ALPHA SQUARE 

11/1/2020​

Wozzeck   

The MET Live in HD 

(92’) 

Alban Berg’s expressionist masterpiece is one of the foremost plays of the 20th c., celebrated for its excellent score and emotional stirring. Alban Berg composed the opera based on Georg Büchner’s play, in the course and aftermath of World War. 

 

Conductor: Yannick Nézet-Séguin  

Production: William Kentridge  

Co-Director: Luc De Wit  

Projection Designer: Catherine Meyburgh  

Set Designer: Sabine Theunissen  

Costume Designer: Greta Goiris 

Lighting Designer: Urs Schönebaum  

Live in hd director: Gary Halvorson  

Live in hd host: Eric Owens  

Marie: Elza van den Heever  

Margret: Tamara Mumford  

Drum-Major: Christopher Ventris  

Captain: Gerhard Siegel  

Andres: Andrew Staples  

Wozzeck: Peter Mattei 

Dοctor: Christian Van Horn 

 

With Greek and English subtitles 

 

Click here for the Metropolitan Opera Website 

15/1/2020 

Parasite  

BONG JOON-HΟ 

S. Korea, 2019,132’ 

Bong Joon-Hο’s critically acclaimed film (winner of the Palme d’ Or at this year’s Cannes Festival) is an excellent blend of black comedy, satire and thriller. The film tells the story of two families of different social and financial backgrounds that “coexist” in the luxurious mansion of the wealthy family in an exceptionally improbable manner. 

 

Director: Bong Joon-Hο 

Cast: Song Kang-ho, Lee Sun-kyun, Cho Yeo-jeong, Choi Woo-Shik, Park So-dam 

18/1/2020 

The girl who insists 

THOC  

STAGE 018 

(75’) 

A tender family play about love, dreams, life’s challenges and, above all, the perseverance that leads to success. 

Directed by: Marina Vronti 
Sets / costumes: Giorgos Giannou 
Choreography: Chloe Melidou 
Music / lyrics: Telemachos Tsardakas, Dionysis Bastas 
Actors: Dimitris Antoniou, Savvina Georgiou, Giorgos Evagorou, Stelios Kallistratis, Polyxeni Savva, Myrsini Christodoulou. 

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21/1/2020 

King Lear  

NT LIVE 

(200’) 12+ 

Broadcast of Shakespeare’s compelling drama about the King who rejects those who love him. Ian McKellen breathes life into a deeply humane King Lear with his moving portrayal of the inescapable fate of every man nearing the end of his life.  

 

King Lear Ian McKellen 

Supernumeraries Charlie Bentley, Leon Finnan, Jamal Franklin, Sonny Poon Tip, Sam Purkis 

Regan Kirsty Bushell 

Gentleman Informer / Old Man Richard Clews 

Edmund James Corrigan 

Kent Sinéad Cusack 

Curan / Doctor John Hastings 

Albany Anthony Howell 

Fool Lloyd Hutchinson 

Burgundy / Lear’s Knight / Monsieur La Far Jake Mann 

Oswald Michael Matus 

Goneril Claire Price 

Cornwall Daniel Rabin 

King of France / British Captain Caleb Roberts 

Albany’s Man Scott Sparrow 

Edgar Luke Thompson 

Cordelia Anita-Joy Uwajeh 

Gloucester Danny Webb 

Ensemble James Millard, Johanne Murdock, Jessica Murrain, John Vernon 
 

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22/1/2020 

Life Changing ideas  

INSPIRATIONAL TALKS 

(75’) 

Life Changing Ideas, the University of Nicosia’s groundbreaking series of talks, brings together award-winning keynote speakers from the field of management. Jamie Anderson, Professor of Strategy at Antwerp Management School, Belgium, and INSEAD, France, will discuss “Creative Thinking for a Digital World”. Anderson, named by the Financial Times as a guru of management, is known for the energy and passion he brings to the stage.

  

www.ideas.unic.ac.cy 

25/1/2020 
Stamatis Kraounakis + Spira Spira 
Kiss me…. At Rialto 

(150’) 

Total recall of the entertainment myth. The most fascinating and successful popular music concert, unconditionally loved by everyone by Stamatis Kraounakis and his band. 

 

Stamatis Kraounakis: voice, piano, 

Dimitris Andreadis: keys 

Christos Gerontidis: voice, cajon 

Alexandros Kampourakis: accordion 

Sakis Karathanasis: voice, guitar, cajon 

Costas Bougiotis: voice, cajon 

Vassilis Droumbogiannis: piano 

Vaios Prapas: voice, guitars, bouzouki 

George Stivanakis: voice, maracas, tambourine 

George Tamiolakis: cello 

30/1/2020 

Beautiful Life   

TATIANA STUPAK 

(120’) 

Accomplished and critically acclaimed pianist Tatiana Stupak performεδ for the first time in Cyprus a gigantic 2-hour programme for solo piano. The event celebrates the launch of the cultural era of the year 2020 with music by Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, List and Tchaikovsky.  

The concert is a crescendo in the career of Tatiana Stupak, who is recognized as one of the most celebrated and expressive pianists in Cyprus. 

 

Visit Tatiana Stupak’s website