“Dormant theatres up for awakening” – Scientific Meeting of the International Network of Ancient Theaters
An exciting 3-day journey related by Stavros Benos
Ioannina’s Silversmithery Museum: A Gem to be Admired
The Choregic Monument of Thrasyllos on the southern Slope of the Athenian Acropolis
HEALING ROUTES – Foundation of the INTERNATIONAL NETWORK OF ANTIQUE ASΚLEPIEIA
On Wednesday, March 06, 2019 at 19:00, a lecture will be held by Konstantinos Boletis, Architect, Doctor of History and Archaeology, Ephorate of the Antiquities of the City of Athens at the Hellenic Centre in London.
The event is organised by Greek Archaeological Committee UK
This is the story of an impressive 4th c. B.C. choregic monument, whose Stuart and Revett 18thcentury drawings inspired ‘Greek Revival’ buildings in Europe and North America, its conversion into the Middle Byzantine period church of ‘St Mary of the Cave’, its bombardment damage in 1827 and its recent full restoration in 2017 by the speaker.