In Eleusina (20 km from Athens), Athens Aisxylia Festival takes place from 18 August until 24 October (Palaio Eleurgio Eleusinas, Kanellopoulou 1, Eleusina 19200). Musical and theatrical performances, concerts and exhibitions will take place during the festival. Especially the Greek Ancient Theater performances are worth seeing.
On Wednesday 30rd of August a theatrical performance of the famous book of Papadiamantis, “Fonissa” (Murderer) will take place, which is worth seeing!
You may find the full program here.
It is to be reminded that Aeschylus, the first author of ancient tragedy was born in Eleusis (now Eleusina).