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Danai Pappa

September 8, 2015


Choreography as a tool   I am looking for the rules that define the joy of life. In other words, life itself. I see the artist as a researcher. There is nothing random in art. The choreographer has to find the components that lead to a creative result. I am inspired by everything. Especially by big […]


October 7, 2013


manifesto 1: SPECULUM/SPECHIO/MIRROR/SPIEGEL/3ERKAΠO/MIROIR/ΚΑΤΟΠΤΡΟ. ____________________________________________________________________________________ manifesto: To be present and aware, to keep faith, to live along with our social reality, being aware of our reality, for we want to change it. method:  Our starting point can be a poem or a theater play or even news (from newspapers, internet, television etc. material). The next step […]


August 28, 2011


  adLibdances/ methods/philosophy    Choreography is a bio-graphy in denial           In search of the divergent image In my personal choreographic process, there is one major question I set : “what is there left to be danced?” In relation with modern dance in modern society,  this question  is reduced into “what has society forgotten to dance?” One  […]

Rootless Root

August 28, 2011


ROOTLESSROOT COMPANY  RootlessRoot  Company was founded by Linda Kapetanea and Jozef Frucek in 2006 inAthens. We are building language of physical expression that is chaotic, raw, and can stay in opposition to what surrounds us both culturally and politically. Our approach is born out of belief that the time of heroes is not gone, and the […]

Amalgama- Maria Gorgia

July 15, 2011


Manifesto  YES  to spectacle and anti spectacle to virtuosity and anti virtuosity-simplicity to transformations and magic and make-believe to the glamour and transcendency of the star image to the anti glamour and fragmentation         to the heroic and to the anti heroic to trash imagery to involvement of performer or spectator to style to camp to […]

Magma dance co.- Stefanie Tsakona

July 7, 2011


I declare myself to be a dance teacher and choreographer. I sometimes experiment as a performer. In choreography I am looking for the meaning of being. I prefer to avoid representation. I am interested in what lies beyond form. I am interested in offering a message to the audience. My first choreography was presented in […]

Kiriakos Hatziioannou

July 6, 2011


Methodology. Possibilities. Form. Ways of working with the instability of the dance. Three layers of usability: the personal, the presented and the shared. I am not inventing anything, I am trying to put together different familiar possibilities in a certain structure and believe it will enable potential to appear. Create with the body vectors in […]