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NTNG - Theatro Dassous (Forest Theatre)

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What a view!

The Forest Theatre is one of (if not) the best of Thessaloniki. It is a big open theatre situated... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2015
Joan M
Thessaloniki Region, Greece
Imaginary !

Wonderful place , terrific view ! the way that this theater has built , like an ancient one, is... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2015
Thessaloniki, Greece
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10 Aug 2015
“What a view!”
21 Jan 2015
“Imaginary !”
Theatro Dassous belongs to the National Theatre of Northern Greece, one of the biggest theatre organizations in Europe. Its activity extends to cultural sectors such as education, literature and the arts through the organization of exhibitions...more
Forest of Seich Sou | Agios Pavlos, Thessaloniki 554 38, Greece
+30 231 520 0000
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Reviewed August 10, 2015

The Forest Theatre is one of (if not) the best of Thessaloniki. It is a big open theatre situated on the middle of the forest of Seich Sou (hence the name). It is a great experience to watch a summer concert or a theatrical show...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank Joan M
Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful place , terrific view ! the way that this theater has built , like an ancient one, is unique and offers the best result regarding the performance ! You MUST visit it !

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Reviewed September 9, 2014

Every time i visit this open theatre in the heart of the forest , i have a great time ! it is amazing feeling being there , watching theatre or a concert, having the city lights of the town of Thessaloniki , resting in your...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank LemonitaMe
Reviewed July 31, 2014

I went some months ago in an incredible concert which I will never forget. The sound environment is fantastic, the architecture is appropriate for a museum and I am very happy that this theater is used continiously. Great please to visit!

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank YannisKyriak
Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Just pick an ancient Greek play and enjoy! On a hot summer day, the evening up the hill is rejuvenating and the forest is beautifully combined with the seaview!

Thank AthinaM
Reviewed July 8, 2014

Liked the location. Absolutely breathtaking view of the city. As for the amphitheater- great acoustics and capacity.

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Despina S
Reviewed April 17, 2014

it is the perfect location for summer concerts and many theaters and ancient plays .i have been several times there and it is together with the theatre of earth the two nice places for concerts .

Date of experience: September 2013
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Reviewed September 30, 2013

The setting of this theatre -in the midst of a forest with stunning views of the sea and the sunsets- makes any production seem magical. The seating is HARD though- so its a good idea to bring a cushion, otherwise half way through the play...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Penny T
Reviewed July 21, 2013

Concerts can be magic and theatrical plays breathtaking when you have the right seting. This is surely it. Try to find the program of National Theater of Northern Greece and go for it!

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank mariap313
Reviewed July 13, 2013

Magical scenery, concerts and drama productions are amazing especially on a summer night. A must cultural experience in Thessaloniki. Check the bus schedule as the local buses to agios pavlos drive past the place. But do take along your own water and snacks as the...More

Date of experience: August 2012
2  Thank The_Trav3ll3r
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