MEGARO GYZI FESTIVAL 2007 – 2017

The Cultural Centre MEGARO GYZI, since its establishment and particularly during the tourist season, organizes cultural events, such as painting exhibitions, concerts, music recitals, theatrical performances, photographic exhibitions, book presentations, which attract the interest of the local residents and the numerous tourists of the island.

From 2007 and onwards the Cultural Centre Megaro Gyzi has been organizing annually during August the Megaro Gyzi Festival, a festival of various cultural events including music concerts, art & painting exhibitions, theatrical performances etc.  These activities of the Cultural Centre Megaro Gyzi positively contribute to Santorini’s cultural life for both the local residents of the island and its numerous friends and visitors.

During the eight years 2007-2017  approximately over 300 artists appeared in Megaro Gyzi.  Also, since 2008 Santorini through Megaro Gyzi joined the network of the European Festival of Music.

The Megaro Gyzi Festival, this August feast of culture, has been established as an institution in the cultural events of the summertime in Santorini, upgrading the cultural life of the island and attracting the special interest of the local community and the visitors of the island.

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Gyzi Megaron Festival was honored with an important recognition today.

Gyzi Megaron Festival was honored with an important recognition today. The Ministry of Culture and Sports responded positively to our request for a sponsorship, recognizing in this way the Festival’s great contribution to the country’s cultural activities. Gyzi Megaron Festival is now a cultural event with a national prestige, worthy of the island of Santorini.

FESTIVAL 2017 EVENT PROGRAMM

Tuesday July 25th 2017 (21.00h) The Greek National Radio Choir (ERT), under the direction of Dimitris Ktistakis, to take us to the Italian Renaissance and German romance, but also to the American Gospel and Spiritual (the recital will be given in the St. John Cathedral) Friday July 28th 2017 (21.00h) The Woodwind Quintet of the […]

+ Peter Stefanou Catholic Bishop of Syros, Santorini and Crete

  Dear friends, the winter that passed was full of successful artistic actions and projects by the Gyzi Megaron Cultural Centre; a sequel of the summer festival for the first time after 4 decades of cultural contribution. Αs a result of a fruitful collaboration with the Municipality of Thira and the Municipal Athletic, Cultural and […]

Konstantinos Grigoriou Artistic Director of Gyzi Megaron Festival

It is with great joy and honor that I welcome you at this year’s Gyzi Megaro Festival. An institution and attraction for visitors of this island, which has been taking place in one of the few historical mansions of the 17th century that survived the earthquakes of 1956, the Gyzi Megaron. This year’s programme embraces, […]

Festival 2017 TV spot

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Past Events

29 August 2017

THE MUSE

GYZI MEGARON CULTURAL CENTRE
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
25 August 2017

ATTIK IN PARIS …AND OTHER STORIES WITH GIORGIS CHRISTODOULOU

GYZI MEGARON CULTURAL CENTRE
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
22 August 2017

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