Enjoy an unforgettable evening with Socrates

Take a seat in the court of ancient Athens as Socrates goes on trial for his life. Hear the philosopher face his accusers with trademark wit, cutting logic, and the courage of his ideals. His arguments are as relevant today as they were 2500 years ago.

For two nights only, Emmy-award winner Yannis Simonides brings his masterful interpretation of Plato's timeless classic to Chapel Hill. A Q&A discussion with Mr. Simonides follows each performance. Don't miss this unique opportunity. Reserve seats now.

Read glowing reviews of past performances

"Restless, humorous, brilliant and fascinating."
Odyssey Magazine

"Spellbinding from the opening scene."
The National Herald

"A superhuman effort on the part of the actor in a splendid coordination of text, movement and speech."
Luxembourg Kultur

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"Yannis Simonides thrilled the audience."
The Hellenic Times

"Proving the transcendent dramatic power not of any play or playwright but rather of an ancient philosopher."
American Theatre

"Astonishing performance... moved the audience to give a five minute standing ovation"
Kea Monthly, Cyclades, Greece

Watch Simonides bring Socrates to life