Region of CORINTH

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How many known and unknown images get back a life, and how many hidden aspects of the folklore wealth of this region can be unfolded in an hour and a half?

The lights go out, tongues are confused and three generations are united on stage on a journey to the timespace that touches our emotions and leave a sweet flavor of recollection.

A bet of a journey that, guided by the simple dancing routines of the region, is called upon to capture the attention of spectators and project unexplored moments and memories of the traditions of Corinth region.

Saturday, April 14, at 21:00 pm and Sunday, April 15, at 19:00 pm at the ACS Auditorium in Athens. A show dedicated to the music/dance tradition of Corinth that is curated and directed by George Liaros.

PARTICIPANTS:

Cultural Association of Perachora, Folklore Association of Corinth

Friendly participation: Greek Folklore Association of Expression and Culture (ELETEP), 20th Gradeschool of Keratsini

Participating musicians:
Panagiotis Lalezas (vocals)
Yiannis Pavlopoulos (violin, vocals)
Thodoris Tasoulas (clarinet)
Todoris Yiannopoulos (lute)
Yiannis Gevgelis (percussions)
Aggeliki Pardali (santur, vocals)

Also participating residents from the villages of the Corinth region

Artistic curation, research: George Liaros
Communication, Management: Eugenia Ziouli
Graphics design: Elena Petropoulou
Sound, light engineering:Pro Creation
Costumes: Aggelos Theodosiou, Nikos Sotiriou

Duration: 90 minutes

Sponsors:
Regional Government of Peloponnese
Municipality of Loutraki, Perachora, Agioi Theodoroi

CORINTH Region
Saturday, April 14, 2018, 21:00 pm
Sunday, April 15, 2018, 19:00 pm

ACS Auditorium, Chalandri, Athens
Agias Paraskevis & Kazantzaki 129, Chalandri, 152 34

Ticket price: € 13:00

Ticket sales: www.ticketmaster.gr,
Ticketmaster Tel. center: 210 8938111
Germanos stores, Cosmote stores

Information: 2167004501, 6986427493

DesignAthens 4th Edition

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The 4th edition of DesignAthens, to be held from 13 to 21 January in various parts of the city of Athens, aims to examine the commerce-culture (pseudo)dichotomy of the visual communication industry.

The two-day conference which will be held at the ACS Theatre (on January 20-21) in particular, the speakers will present distinctive cases from these two areas, which will inspire, inform and educate on the followed procedures and methodologies. Book your tickets www.designathens.com

Hanging out with Arcuda a Clothesline Show of Art by Jeff Bear

January 27-February 10, 2018

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Opening: Saturday, January 27, 19:00- 22:00

About the show

When I was first starting out in the 60’s in Florida there was an outdoor art show circuit. Towns all over Florida sponsored sidewalk “clothesline” shows of work by Florida artists who competed for awards and sold their creations in the sunshine at different locations throughout the summer.  At the time I was doing metal sculpture and did not do any “hanging” but many artists actually hung their shows on lines stretched between lamp posts with clothes pins.

Later in my art teaching career the outdoor clothesline show was a popular Spring exhibition mode, especially in places where there was good weather! Teachers liked it since it was easy to hang and take down. Kids liked it because it was outdoors, informal, spread out and usually was accompanied by food and drink stations.

This show is me taking it easy in my middle age. I thought that as well as being easy to hang, it might be fun. What I have hung is new work, but in the spirit of the wash day theme I have left space for viewers to hang any of my old work they choose from an “old clothes” basket. There is also a food and drink station for the opening wash day.

As usual this work is about the way I see as well as what I see. I spend good bits of my retirement just wandering about and looking at life, wee camera in hand. I have hung what I saw out on the line here for all the neighbourhood to see. Hang around and take a look with Arcuda (that’s me, the Bear) Enjoy the day.

Jeff Bear

 

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CHRISTMAS PLAY "STUDENTS IN THE LAB OF LOVE", DECEMBER 15, 2017

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We would like to invite you to the Christmas play "Students in the lab of love", taking place on December 15, 2017.

The play is organized and performed by a group of Kindergarten WILD SWANS (ΑΓΡΙΟΚΥΚΝΟΙ) at the Theater at ACS Athens on 19:00

S.I.S.X.E. CHARITY DANCE GALA, DEC. 2017

S.I.S.X.E., (The Organization of Private Dance Schools in Greece) after the success of the previous years (more than 15,000 people have seen its performances), organizes its 

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«12th CHARITY - DANCE GALA».

4 DIFFERENT SHOWS WITH ALL KINDS OF DANCE!

2 weekends : December 9, 10, 16 & 17, 2017   -  Time : 19:30

The participants are professional and amateur dance troupes, members of S.I.S.X.E., from all over Greece.  Over 75 schools-troupes will participate in this year's gala.

The goal is two-fold:

  • To financially support Charitable Organizations, by joining artistic expression and civic responsibility, &
  • To give the opportunity to children from all parts of Greece, to express themselves on stage through dance, in an annual “celebration” of all types of dance.

Information / Reservations

Ph. / Fax : 210.28 32 883 (Mo. - Tue. Thur 11:00 - 13:00,  Mon. - Fr. 18:00 - 21:00)
Ph. 210.60 70 331
website: www.sisxe.com  /  email:  info@sisxe.com