Jan Fabre forced to resign from the International Festival of Athens and Epidaurus

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Jan Fabre forced to resign from the International Festival of Athens and Epidaurus


Jan Fabre, the Belgian multidisciplinary artist, was forced to resign from his position as director of the International Festival of Athens and Epidaurus because of harsh criticism from the Greek artistic cycles and from opposition political parties.

After being nominated as the artistic director of the festival just one month ago, Fabre resigned with a short press release published on the Belga agency that says: “I accepted the invitation by the Greek minister of culture, on the condition th...


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