New York.- The “Leonidas Loizides Theatrical Scheme” presented on 24th of September at the PORTLAND HIGH SCHOOL, JOHN FORD AUDITORIUM , the theatrical play “BACCHAE” by Euripides as part of its worldwide tourney shows.
The performance was in Greek Language with super titles in English Language. Right after the performance the Mayor of Portland Maine, ED SUSLOVIC, honored Director Leonidas Loizides for his contribution on promoting the Greek Culture and its ancient unique classical values, through a pioneer and ingenious staging approach, around the world.
The cast started its United States tourney on September 16, 2008 from New York, receiving outstanding reviews from the audience and the press. After presenting at 18 States, the cast will perform its last show on October 25, 2008 in Detroit.
The performances are organized by “PEDIA” (education) organization and is under the auspices of the World Council of Hellenes Abroad – USA REGION.