We are very excited to be filming a Greek orthodox wedding next year. We met up with the lovely couple a few weeks ago and had an in depth discussion about the order of events on the day so we knew exactly what to expect and what we need to do. Wow. There's so much tradition, it sounds wonderful. Rituals at the bride's house before the wedding, rituals at the groom's house, a violinist - and that's all before the ceremony has even begun! We learnt about the kumbara and kumbaro, the stefana, all the different dances at the reception - we can't wait to experience the day, it sounds very special. Below is a beginners guide to Greek weddings...
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