Thank you for your interest in our events. Our highly successful Spring Season has ended but we are working on the following events for the Fall of 2017. Join our mailing list so you don’t miss out.
Eleventh Annual New York City Greek Film Festival
Thursday, September 28 through Sunday, October 15, 2017
The Hellenic-American Cultural Foundation is a sponsor of the New York City Greek Film Festival. The festival aspires to bring the best work of Greek filmmakers, past and present, to New York City and its environs. Venues will include The Directors Guild of America Theater, The NYIT Auditorium on Broadway and The Museum of the Moving Image. For more information go to nycgreekfilmfestival.com.
Pianist Vassilis Varvaresos in Concert
Thursday, November 16, 2017
The Hellenic-American Cultural Foundation and The Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation USA will be presenting at Merkin Hall one of the most promising musicians of his generation, Greek pianist Vassilis Varvaresos. He has appeared on major stages in Europe and the US, and is regularly invited to festivals all over the world. Following his recital at Carnegie Zankel Hall, he was invited to perform at the White House for President Barack Obama.
He is a laureate of many international competitions, such as Young Concert Artists, New York when he was 14 years old. Most recent prizes were those of the George Enescu International Competition 2014 in Bucharest and the Piano Masters Competition 2015 in Monte Carlo.
He has recorded three CD’s. His 4th (solo) album, containing various ‘Valses’, will be released in 2017.