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24 September - 9 October 2011

10:30

TEENAGERS

New media and technologies workshop

The OCC joins forces with the participants in the Medea Electronique Koumaria Residency to stage a cycle of workshops and seminars addressing improvisation and contemporary media in the arts.

5 October 2011 - 16 May 2012

19:00

FESTIVALS

Literature: people’s storiesCycle I

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5 October 2011

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Stratis Tsirkas todayThe significance of post-Civil War literature for the younger generations

How do younger generations relate to the literature born of the Communist movement, the Resistance, the Greek Civil War and the schism in the country’s Communist Party (KKE)?

6 October 2011

20:30Main Stage
18 - 25 - 32 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Gianluigi Trovesi & Gianni Coscia

Gianluigi Trovesi, one of the monstres sacrés of the European jazz scene, joins forces with the accordionist Gianni Coscia, and the duo offers a musical experience, fused with humor.

8 October 2011

20:00Upper Stage
10 €

MUSIC

Medea ElectroniqueKoumaria 2011 Residency

The Koumaria improvisation workshop-residency brings together artists from around the world, in a multicultural creative dialogue that feeds into a collective work they ultimately perform together.

12 October 2011

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

The Greek economy and migrationMyths and facts

The “Us and Them – Us as Them” cycle's  wide-ranging discussions focus on both the Greek and international dimension of immigration.

12 October 2011 - 25 April 2012

19:00

FESTIVALS

Us and Them – Us as ThemCycle III

12 October - 16 October 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

THEATRE

Robert Lepage / Ex MachinaFar Side of the Moon

The Cold War space and arms race, the Alien Intelligence programme and the childhood and adolescent memories of two brothers who clash after the death of their mother provide the raw material for this unique theatrical experience.

19 October - 6 November 2011

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

THEATRE

ΟΠERA Theatre Company / T. Abazis"Merchants of Nations" by A. Papadiamantis

In the unique strain of music theatre, new media enter into a creative discourse with Alexandros Papadiamantis’ idiom.

20 October 2011

20:30Main Stage
10 €

MUSIC

Ensemble ΑΩ"The Soldier's Tale" | Works by Chopin, Christodoulou, Koukos, Stravinsky, Zervos

An ensemble of exceptional musicians, recipients of Onassis Foundation scholarships, will be performing Stravinsky’s celebrated work, along with works by contemporary Greek composers.

21 October 2011

20:30Main Stage
18 - 25 - 32 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Robert Glasper Experiment

The Experiment’s Greek début will combine Robert Glasper's virtuosity at the piano with the urban electronic sound of hip hop.

25 October - 2 November 2011

11:00Upper Stage
8 € per student

THEATRE

The Merchants of Nationsby Alexandros Papadiamantis

25 October 2011

19:00Main Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Alexandros PapadiamantisThe author and his heroes

The “Literature: people’s stories” cycle seeks to shed light on individual life stories which can go so far as to influence a nation.

1 November 2011 - 29 February 2012

12:00Exhibition Hall
8 € | Concs 4 €

VISUAL ARTS

Robert Mapplethorpe

The first solo exhibition in Greece of iconic American photographer Robert Mapplethorpe brings together more than a hundred of his works, all representing the artist’s unique aesthetics.

1 November 2011

19:00Main Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Globalization and social inequality

The “Us and Them – Us as Them” cycle's  wide-ranging discussions focus on both the Greek and international dimension of immigration.

3 November 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 €
Concs 7 - 10 €

MUSIC

Lafcadio HearnUnknown Hellenism Cycle

An event dedicated to the work and unique life of Lafcadio Hearn, the 19th-century writer who would eventually settle down in Japan, earning a place in the pantheon of Japanese national authors.

3 November - 17 December 2011

20:30

FESTIVALS

The Hellenic Project at the OCC

5 November 2011

20:30Main Stage
20 - 25 - 30 €
Concs 15 €

MUSIC

K. BhtaStefi Productions presents: Transformations Live

K. Bhta’s wanderings through the polychrome world of the great Manos Hadjidakis conjure up a mercurial universe of sounds and images.

6 November 2011

20:30Main Stage
40 - 80 - 100 €
Concs 15 €

MUSIC

Athens Camerata on Period InstrumentsEncounters I: Max-Emanuel Cencic / Handel and Vivaldi

The celebrated countertenor Max-Emanuel Cencic in a musical encounter with the Camerata, Handel and Vivaldi.

6 November 2011 - 22 April 2012

20:30

FESTIVALS

Camerata on Period InstrumentsMusical Encounters 2011-2012

8 November 2011

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Prince Dimitrie Cantemir

The “Literature: people’s stories” cycle seeks to shed light on individual life stories which can go so far as to influence a nation.

9 November 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 20 - 30 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Balkan Baroque BandA Phormigx Agency concert

The members of the Balkan Baroque Band come from every corner of the Balkans and have two things in common: their virtuosity, and a penchant for ‘excavating’ the old music of their homelands.

10 November 2011 - 13 May 2012

11:005th floor - Young Theatre Workshop
12 € | Concs 10 €

THEATRE

Sofia Vienopoulou"Screenlight" by Vangelis Hatziyannidis

Sofia Vienopoulou, the director and artistic director of the Grasshopper theatre company, enlisted the talents of Vangelis Hatziyannidis to write Greece’s first play for teenagers.

10 November - 13 November 2011

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

THEATRE

Toshiki Okada / ChelfitschHot Pepper, Air Conditioner and the Farewell Speech

The rising star Toshiki Okada describes the ever-greater pressure on the global labour market and the emptiness of everyday communication.

11 November 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

En ChordaisTribute to Dimitrie Cantemir

The award-winning En Chordais ensemble appear with guest virtuosi from around the Mediterranean in a program dedicated to the music of Constantinople in the late 17th and early 18th centuries.

12 November 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Iannis Xenakis / François-Bernard Mâche

One of a series of events honouring the memory of Iannis Xenakis, this concert will highlight the links between his oeuvre and the work of an important composer and Hellenist, François-Bernard Mâche.

16 November 2011

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

A polarized societyEurope’s extreme right-wing reflexes

The “Us and Them – Us as Them” cycle's  wide-ranging discussions focus on both the Greek and international dimension of immigration.

20 November 2011

19:30Upper Stage
Free entrance

MUSIC

Poetry and lyrics at the Greek songGreek Song Cycle

20 November 2011

20:30Main Stage
18 - 25 - 32 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Dave Holland & Pepe Habichuela

Dave Holland, a legend of contemporary jazz, joins forces with Pepe Habichuela, who's coming from a Flamenco dynasty in Granada. Their appearance on stage promises to be an exciting musical event.

23 November 2011

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

BiographyA minor or undervalued genre in Greece?

The “Literature: people’s stories” cycle seeks to shed light on individual life stories which can go so far as to influence a nation.

23 November - 4 December 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

THEATRE

Angela BrouskouMum - Life Is Wildly Improbable

The director follows the thread of two women’s lives in a dizzying sequence of metamorphoses played out on the cusp of fiction and reality.

28 November 2011

19:00Main Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Science and humanity

The celebrated physicist, Dimitris Nanopoulos, and the distinguished linguistician, George Babiniotis, explore the relationship between Science and the principles and values of contemporary humanism.

30 November 2011

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

The teaching of History down the ages

The “History as a historical phenomenon and the teaching of History” cycle seeks to shed light on critical issues concerning the way History is taught in schools and the public debate on historical matters.

30 November 2011 - 29 February 2012

19:00

FESTIVALS

History as a historical phenomenon and the teaching of HistoryCycle II

2 December - 4 December 2011

21:00

FESTIVALS

Greek Jazz Panorama

2 December 2011

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

MUSIC

George Trantalidis' Trilogia & Gilad AtzmonGreek Jazz Panorama

Trilogia and Gilad Atzmon promise an evening of vibrant, imaginative music, rhythm, fun, soul, intensity and flawless playing in which East meets West.

3 December 2011

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

MUSIC

Mode Plagal, feat. Majid BekkasGreek Jazz Panorama

The encounter promises to be an impressive fusion of jazz, the Greek musical tradition at which Mode Plagal are so adept, and the North African Gnawa tradition which Bekkas carries in his musical DNA.

4 December 2011

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

MUSIC

Harris Lambrakis Quartet, feat. Andrea RomaniGreek Jazz Panorama

For the third and last night of the Panorama, Harris Lambrakis Quartet will join forces with the incredibly talented Andrea Romani, the up and coming Italian flautist.

5 December 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 – 18 – 28 €
Concs. 10 – 15 €

MUSIC

Orchestra of ColoursSchnittke/ Ligeti/ Henze

This concert features lesser-known compositions by three giants of post-war music: Alfred Schnittke, György Ligeti and Hans Werner Henze.

5 December 2011 - 23 May 2012

20:30

FESTIVALS

The Orchestra of Colours at OCC2011-2012

7 December 2011

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Social solidarity: personal accounts

The “Us and Them – Us as Them” cycle's  wide-ranging discussions focus on both the Greek and international dimension of immigration.

8 December - 11 December 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

DANCE

DV8 Physical TheatreCan we talk about this?

The internationally-celebrated DV8 Physical Theatre company and the award-winning Lloyd Newson visit Greece with their new work which tackles the issues of multiculturalism and freedom of expression.

12 December 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Quatuor Diotima

One of the most proclaimed string quartets, drawing its repertoire mostly from 20th century composers, performs works by Debussy, Webern, Helmut Lachenmann and James Dillon.

14 December 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

dissonArt ensembleA tribute to Iannis Xenakis

To mark the 10th anniversary of Ioannis Xenakis’ death, the dissonArt ensemble will perform a programme showcasing difference and variety in both the form and character of the included works.

15 December - 18 December 2011

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

DANCE

Prosxima Dance Company / Maria Koliopoulou[action] 21 - Mneme

The 21st Action in a series of works which enter into a discourse with the world of dreams, stimulating the audience’s senses and extending the boundaries of dance.

17 December 2011

20:00Main Stage
10 - 20 €
Concs 10 €

MUSIC

Greek Song Competition1/ Composition

This season’s Greek Song Cycle opens with the Greek Song Competition which seeks to bring new composers, lyricists and trends to light at the arty end of the Greek Song spectrum.

18 December 2011

19:00Main Stage
20 - 40 - 60 €

MUSIC

Michalis Hatzigiannissings for ELEPAP

20 December 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Athens Camerata on Period InstrumentsEncounters II: Handel's "Messiah"

The period instruments of the Camerata and the Athens Municipal Choir breathe new life into this timeless masterpiece.

22 December - 29 December 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 20 - 25 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

THEATRE

New Vietnamese CircusLàng Tôi - My village

Hanoi’s New Circus takes us on a poetic journey to distant Vietnam and the Far East.

4 January - 5 January 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

DANCE

Athens Camerata on Period InstrumentsEncounters III: Griffon dance company / Beethoven "Prometheus" and 7th Symphony

Beethoven’s fine symphony and a modern take on his charming ballet.

7 January - 5 February 2012

18:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

THEATRE

The Silent Step of the BearComposer Portrait: Giorgos Koumendakis

A music theatre production for children and adults, which will be presented in a run of 20 performances.

7 January - 22 April 2012

18:00

FESTIVALS

Composer portraitGiorgos Koumendakis

8 January 2012

19:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs. 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Orchestra of ColoursYoung soloists

In this concert, young people aged 8 to 18 will perform the solo parts in concertos from the classical and romantic repertoire.

11 January 2012

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

History’s purged textbooks

The “History as a historical phenomenon and the teaching of History” cycle seeks to shed light on critical issues concerning the way History is taught in schools and the public debate on historical matters.

18 January 2012

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

How are interpersonal relationships being transformed in the social networks era?

The “Private and public on the Internet” cycle.

18 January - 3 April 2012

19:00

FESTIVALS

Private and public on the InternetCycle IV

18 January - 25 February 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

THEATRE

Thomas Moschopoulos"Macbeth" by Shakespeare

The director T. Moschopoulos worked on this ambitious venture with an outstanding group of artists.

23 January 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Athens Camerata on Period InstrumentsEncounters IV: Vivaldi's "Four Seasons" and John Corigliano's "The Red Violin"

Vivaldi’s much-loved Four Seasons played by celebrated soloists, plus an Oscar-winning soundtrack in a virtuoso performance.

24 January 2012

20:30Main Stage
18 - 25 - 32 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Yiorgos Psihoyios

The audience will have a chance to enjoy Psihoyios' improvisational virtuosity and the passion which drives the torrential development of his musical ideas.

25 January 2012

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

The Greek Holocaust in school and public history

The “History as a historical phenomenon and the teaching of History” cycle seeks to shed light on critical issues concerning the way History is taught in schools and the public debate on historical matters.

1 February 2012

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Anonymity on the InternetA necessary evil?

The “Private and public on the Internet” cycle seeks to explore how we have come in recent years to attribute the features of a public place to the Internet.

8 February 2012

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

The teaching of post-war history in schools

The “History as a historical phenomenon and the teaching of History” cycle seeks to shed light on critical issues concerning the way History is taught in schools and the public debate on historical matters.

10 February 2012

18:00Upper Stage
10 €

SHOWS FOR EVERYONE

Mama AfrikaRamón López & Wozniak

A performance in which two virtuosos, the cartoonist Wozniak and the drummer Ramón López, bring their similar sensibilities to bear, in their own unique way, on what Africa means to them.

11 February 2012

21:00Upper Stage
25 € | Concs 15 €

MUSIC

Agustí Fernández / Barry Guy / Ramón López

European jazz has thrown up some extraordinary free improvisers, and the Fernández, Guy & López trio is at the cutting edge of the scene today.

13 February 2012

11:00Main Stage
8 € per student

THEATRE

Thomas Moschopoulos"Macbeth" by Shakespeare

The director T. Moschopoulos worked on this ambitious venture with an outstanding group of artists.

16 February - 19 February 2012

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

DANCE

Fora art company / Medie MegasMetapolitefsi

This new work from Medie Megas and the Fora contemporary dance company engages with the socio-political conditions that led to the ethical and economic crisis facing Greece today.

20 February 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Artis-Quartet Wien & Janis Vakarelis

Vienna’s Artis-Quartet will be joining forces with the Greek virtuoso pianist, Janis Vakarelis, in a programme featuring Dimitris Terzakis’ third string quartet and Brahms’ quintet for piano and strings.

22 February 2012

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Education and immigration

The “Us and Them – Us as Them” cycle's wide-ranging discussions focus on both the Greek and international dimension of immigration.

23 February 2012

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

MUSIC

Three pianists and a pianoComposer Portrait: Giorgos Koumendakis

Three pianists will play a section from Koumendakis' work Messogios Erimos [Mediterranean Desert] plus a classical piece of their own choosing whose style is somehow analogous.

28 February - 29 February 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

DANCE

Rosas / Anne Teresa De KeersmaekerFase

Fase is the most popular piece in the Belgian company's repertoire, with three duets and a solo choreographed to four minimalist compositions by the celebrated American composer, Steve Reich.

29 February 2012

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

The Acropolis: a biography of Athens’ most emblematic monument

The “History as a historical phenomenon and the teaching of History” cycle seeks to shed light on critical issues concerning the way History is taught in schools and the public debate on historical matters.

1 March - 2 March 2012

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

MUSIC

Trio IAMA

This fine ensemble of contemporary music will perform works by Dimitris Papageorgiou, Steingrimur Rohloff, Antonis Anissegos, Carlos Stella, Kaija Saariaho and Dimitris Economou, all of them written for the trio.

2 March - 4 March 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

DANCE

Rosas / Anne Teresa De KeersmaekerEn Atendant

Rosas return to Athens with one of their most poetic works, En atendant, a piece for eight dancers, premiered at the Avignon festival in the summer of 2010.

7 March - 11 March 2012

12:00Multiple stages
Free entrance

VISUAL ARTS

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldMona Hatoum: Performances

An exhibition of performances by the multidisciplinary and celebrated artist Mona Hatoum.

7 March - 8 March 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Μειωμ. 7 - 10 - 15 €
Meeting Points All ticket

THEATRE

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldJalila Baccar & Fadhel Jaïbi: Amnesia

This recent work by Fadhel Jaïbi questions individual freedom in confrontation with collective forces.

9 March 2012

18:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

VISUAL ARTS

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldConversations: Revolutions of the Present / Omar Amiralay: Civic Imagination

"Revolutions of the Present" seeks to underscore the processes that link Civic Imagination and Struggle.

9 March 2012

18:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldOkwui Enwezor & Mona Hatoum

A lecture by the curator of Meeting Points 6, Okwui Enwezor, and a conversation between Enwezor and Mona Hatoum.

9 March 2012

20:30Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldAhdaf Soueif & Adania Shibli

The writers Adhaf Soueif and Adania Shibli speak with Kostis Papaioannou.

9 March 2012

22:30Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldΟmar Amiralay: Civic Imagination

A retrospective of the oeuvre of the late great Syrian cinematographer.

10 March 2012

18:00Upper Stage
10 € | Concs. 5 €
2-sessions ticket: 14 €
3-sessions ticket: 18 €
Meeting Points All ticket

THEATRE

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldOmar Abu Saada

An attempt to contribute to the current incidents in Epypt and Syria through the art of the theatre.

10 March - 11 March 2012

18:00Upper Stage
1-session ticket: 10 € | Concs. 5 €
2-sessions ticket: 14 €
2-sessions ticket: 18 €
Meeting Points All (-65%)

THEATRE

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldMarathon of Solos & Performances

Major contemporary artists will be presenting their work in Greece for the first time in a marathon of performances, monologues, readings, music and dance.

10 March 2012

19:00Upper Stage
10 € | Concs. 5 €
2-sessions ticket: 14 €
3-sessions ticket: 18 €
Meeting Points All ticket

THEATRE

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldMohammad Al Attar

How do we document the detention experiences in Syria during the current uprising? What does the document in this context mean?

10 March 2012

20:30Upper Stage
10 € | Concs. 5 €
2-sessions ticket: 14 €
3-sessions ticket: 18 €
Meeting Points All ticket

THEATRE

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldJoana Hadjithomas & Khalil Joreige

This lecture-performance is inspired by an extraordinary experience that took place during the 2006 Beirut premiere of this duet's film.

11 March 2012

18:00Upper Stage
10 € | Concs. 5 €
2-sessions ticket: 14 €
3-sessions ticket: 18 €
Meeting Points All ticket

THEATRE

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldSamah Hijawi

This multimedia performance is an attempt to explore notions of national identity and belonging among Jordanians of Palestinian origin.

11 March 2012

19:00Multiple stages
10 € | Concs. 5 €
2-sessions ticket: 14 €
3-sessions ticket: 18 €
Meeting Points All ticket

DANCE

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldHafiz Dhaou & Aïcha M’Barek

Two essential figures of the Arab contemporary dance scene, in a performance that draws inspiration from the revolution in Tunisia.

11 March 2012

20:00Upper Stage
10 € | Concs. 5 €
2-sessions ticket: 14 €
3-sessions ticket: 18 €
Meeting Points All ticket

THEATRE

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldSelma & Sofiane Ouissi

Brother and sister Selma and Sofiane Ouissi, with the help of Yacine Sebti, have created a poetic interactive video dance performance.

11 March 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Orchestra of ColoursComposer Portrait: Giorgos Koumendakis

This concert with the Orchestra of Colours is part of the OCC's Composer Portrait, 2011-2012, which honors the composer Giorgos Koumendakis.

11 March 2012

21:00Upper Stage
10 € | Concs. 5 €
2-sessions ticket: 14 €
3-sessions ticket: 18 €
Meeting Points All ticket

THEATRE

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldTony Chakar

An attempt to grasp and to comment, hence to participate in, what is currently happening all through the Middle-East.

11 March 2012

22:30Upper Stage
10 € | Concs. 5 €
2-sessions ticket: 14 €
3-sessions ticket: 18 €
Meeting Points All ticket

THEATRE

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldLaila Soliman

A series of documentary performances addressing police and military violence today in Egypt.

12 March 2012

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Immigrant autobiographers

The “Us and Them – Us as Them” cycle's wide-ranging discussions focus on both the Greek and international dimension of immigration.

15 March - 18 March 2012

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

THEATRE

Amir Reza Koohestani / Mehr Theatre GroupAmid the Clouds

This play by the talented playwright from Teheran melds on stage the rhythms of the Persian narrative tradition and the harsh realities of life in refugee settlements.

20 March 2012

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

The brave new world of Higgs

21 March 2012

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Political memoires: shedding light on history?

The “Literature: people’s stories” cycle seeks to shed light on individual life stories which can go so far as to influence a nation.

22 March - 8 April 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 7 - 10 - 15 €

DANCE

Aerites Dance Company / Patricia ApergiEra poVera

Combining contemporary and other forms of dance with elements of physical expression associated with social groups, Era poVera seeks new ways of surviving in the city.

23 March 2012

21:00Upper Stage
25 € | Concs 15 €

MUSIC

Kaoru KakizakaiShakuhachi Recital

The concert of the shakuhachi virtuoso Kaoru Kakizakai will embrace both the traditional repertoire of this Japanese instrument and representative samples of contemporary compositions.

27 March 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs. 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Athens Camerata on Period InstrumentsEncounters V: Vienna's miracle of the 1800's

The miracle that was Vienna in the late 18th and early 19th century; four composers who would leave an indelible mark on the history of music drawn irresistibly to the glorious Austrian capital.

30 March - 1 April 2012

18:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

SHOWS FOR EVERYONE

Anima ThéâtreLe rêve de la Joconde

The production seeks to give young children of three and up their first contact with the works of the great artists, but also takes the whole family on a scintillating journey through the history of art.

3 April - 1 July 2012

17:00Exhibition Hall
8 € | Concs 4 €

VISUAL ARTS

Faces

John Cassavetes’ film Faces (1968) is the metaphor for this exhibition, which focuses on artists who address the uncomfortable and dramatic relation between the self, one’s self-representation, and the other.

3 April 2012

19:00Main Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Civil society on the Internet

The “Private and public on the Internet” cycle seeks to explore how we have come in recent years to attribute the features of a public place to the Internet.

3 April - 4 April 2012

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

MUSIC

Konstantia GourziConjunctions - Synápsies

Konstantia Gourzi is a composer who moulds her musical inspiration through her Western education and her Greek roots. The combination of these different musical directions drives her to consciously explore new sounds.

7 April - 8 April 2012

21:00Upper Stage
20 € / 24 € two-day ticket
Concs 15 € / 18 € two-day ticket

MUSIC

Borderline Festival 2012

7 April: Erdem Helvacioglou / Trevor Wishart
8 April: Spunk / Floridis, Zingaro, Montera

18 April - 5 May 2012

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

THEATRE

Pequod Theatre Company"The Double Book" by Dimitris Hatzis

The double book is one of the most important novels in post-war Greek literature; the production uses pared-down means in its quest for new forms of narrative.

21 April 2012

20:30Main Stage

THEATRE

Bertolt Brecht's "Antigone"An Onassis Foundation Scholars Production

22 April 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Athens Camerata on Period InstrumentsEncounters VI: Koukos/ Koumendakis/ Papadimitriou and Lully/ Rameau/ Gluck

Three impressive dance suites from baroque operas alternating with première of new works from three leading Greek composers.

24 April 2012

10:00Upper Stage
Reservations:
T: 213 017 8004
Email: education@sgt.gr
Ms Myrto Lavda

THEATRE

Pequod Theatre Company"The Double Book" by Dimitris Hatzis

The double book is one of the most important novels in post-war Greek literature; the production uses pared-down means in its quest for new forms of narrative.

25 April 2012

19:00Main Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Greeks immigrants of our days

The “Us and Them – Us as Them” cycle's wide-ranging discussions focus on both the Greek and international dimension of immigration.

27 April 2012

20:30Main Stage
18 - 25 - 32 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Mercan Dede

Incorporating traditional instruments from Turkey and elsewhere into an ensemble which also features brass, synths and percussion, Dede's music combines tradition with contemporary dance music.

29 April 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 – 18 – 28 €
Concs 10 – 15 €

MUSIC

Orchestra of ColoursWorks by: Debussy / Ravel / Fauré

A concert dedicated to Debussy to mark the 150th anniversary of his birth, and to two other important composers who would co-forge the French ‘sound’ of the early 20th century: Ravel and Fauré.

3 May 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

ensemble IntégralesTraces of Asia

This Hamburg-based performs works by Asian composers who are influenced by the West, have travelled there or even lived there.

5 May 2012

20:30Main Stage
18 - 25 - 32 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Danilo Pérez Trio

Danilo Pérez is a pianist whose efforts to achieve “a genuinely organic combination” of his musical roots led him to conceived and cultivate his “three-dimensional idiom” – with jazz, classical and Latin music as the three dimension.

8 May 2012

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

MUSIC

Orchestra of ColoursPerforming works by young Greek composers

The Orchestra of Colours performs works by four young Greek composers: Sophia Serghi, Thanasis Deligiannis, Orestis Goumenos and Lina Tonia.

10 May 2012

20:30Main Stage
18 - 25 - 32 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

ConferenceStockhausen/ Ladopoulos/ Rakopoulos/ Amiris/ Andersen/ Héral

A complex soundscape of extreme but homogenized breadth, ranging from antique tetrachords to attempts at a contemporary idiom.

12 - 13 May 2012

Upper Stage
Free admission

SHOWS FOR EVERYONE

2nd Young People's Theatre Festival

Plays written by Greek teenagers for Greek teenagers are presented in a theatre-thon whose focus is firmly on young people’s lives and concerns.

16 May 2012

19:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Eye-witness accounts from the front lines of our times: their political and social impact

The “Literature: people’s stories” cycle seeks to shed light on individual life stories which can go so far as to influence a nation.

18 - 20 May 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 - 18 - 28 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

THEATRE

Schaubühne BerlinPROTECT ME

In this profoundly poetic work, the internationally-acclaimed author Falk Richter brings his trenchant language and critical gaze to bear on the crisis facing the world today, and its impact on young people’s relationships.

23 May 2012

20:30Main Stage
15 – 18 – 28 €
Concs 10 – 15 €

MUSIC

Orchestra of ColoursWorks by: Ives / Shostakovich / Weill

This concert takes you on an exhilarating journey back to the white hot musical scene of the first decades of the 20th century.

24 - 27 May 2012

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

DANCE

Zoi DimitriouYou May!

This new work from Zoi Dimitriou, the Greek choreographer who lives and works in London, explores the limits of tolerance and the margins of risk in our rigidly structured 21st-century society.

29 May 2012

21:00Upper Stage
18 € | Concs 10 €

MUSIC

Michala Petri & Lars Hannibal

Classical guitarist and lutenist Lars Hannibal and recorder player Michala Petri formed a duet in 1992 and since then they have given more than 1500 concerts worldwide, releasing several award-winning albums.

30 May 2012

20:30Main Stage
18 - 25 - 32 €
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Vassilis Tsabropoulos & Athens Camerata

Vassilis Tsabropoulos, appearing with the Camerata in the premier performance of a new project, can move from the classical repertoire to improvisation and a jazz universe imbued with the sounds of Greek traditional music with the greatest of ease.

6 June 2012

17:00Upper Stage
Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Greek sportsAn Onassis Foundation Scholars Production

8 June - 9 June 2012

Multiple stages

MUSIC

Hommage to the composer Anestis LogothetisSound Images / Painted Sounds

Anestis Logothetis is one of the leading pioneers of 20th century composition and his graphic notation system, developed around 1958, is a milestone in the evolution of musical notation.

8 June - 9 June 2012

5th floor - Young Theatre Workshop
Free entrance

MUSIC

Hommage to the composer Anestis Logothetis

Anestis Logothetis is one of the leading pioneers of 20th century composition and his graphic notation system, developed around 1958, is a milestone in the evolution of musical notation.

8 June - 9 June 2012

21:00Upper Stage
10 € | Concs 7 €

MUSIC

Hommage to the composer Anestis Logothetis: Concerts

Anestis Logothetis is one of the leading pioneers of 20th century composition and his graphic notation system, developed around 1958, is a milestone in the evolution of musical notation.

15 June - 16 June 2012

19:00Main Stage

THEATRE

An Onassis Foundation Scholars Production

18 June - 13 July 2012

10:00Multiple stages

CHILDREN

Playing at the OCC building

18 June - 13 July 2012

10:00Multiple stages

CHILDREN

Playing at the OCC building

29 June - 1 July 2012

10:00Multiple stages

MUSIC

e.m.m.a. SOUNDTRACKInternational Meeting for Musicians and Filmmakers

29 June 2012

20:30Main Stage
10 - 15 €
Concs 5 €

MUSIC

Tribute to the composer Dimitris Papadimitrioue.m.m.a. SOUNDTRACK

A tribute to the renowned Greek composer Dimitris Papadimitriou, with his film music works.

30 June 2012

20:30Main Stage
10 - 15 €
Concs 5 €

MUSIC

Tribute to the composer Trevor Jonese.m.m.a. SOUNDTRACK

A concert with works by an exceptional film music composer, the South African-born and multi-awarded Trevor Jones.

13 July 2012

22:00Roof

MUSIC

Olga Kouklaki feat. Liset Alea (Nouvelle Vague)+ after show dj set by David

19 July - 30 September 2012

THEATRE

2012-2013 Programme

19 July 2012

22:00Roof
7 €

MUSIC

Marietta Fafouti & band+ after show dj set by Sakis Tsitomeneas (En Lefko)

17 September 2011

19:30Upper Stage
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

Screening of the film "Design report Greece"Design at the OCC

15 November 2011

18:30Upper Stage
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

Pop/Psych: Art, design and youth culture at the 60sDesign at the OCC

15 November 2011

19:00Restaurant Hytra (6th floor)
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

Art at the public spaceTalk Forward / elculture at the OCC

9 December - 19 December 2011

18:30Upper Stage
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

Industrial DesignDesign at the OCC

13 December 2011

19:00Multi-function area
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

Art Now!Talk Forward / elculture at the OCC

10 January 2012

18:30Multi-function area
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

BauhausDesign at the OCC

17 January 2012

19:00Multi-function area
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

Radio at the age of imageTalk Forward / elculture at the OCC

6 February 2012

20:30Upper Stage
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

Shoot_it

7 February 2012

18:30Upper Stage
30 € | Concs 20 €
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COLLABORATIONS

ESO: A gala on interior designDesign at the OCC

21 February 2012

19:00Multi-function area
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

Digital culture at the times of crisisTalk Forward / elculture at the OCC

13 March 2012

18:305th floor - Young Theatre Workshop
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

FantasyDesign at the OCC

20 March 2012

19:003rd Floor Foyer
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

The role of the photographer in our timesTalk Forward / elculture at the OCC

20 April 2012

19:30Main Stage

COLLABORATIONS

Greek Graphic Design AwardsDesign at the OCC

24 April 2012

19:00Multi-function area
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

In search of a new urbanityTalk Forward / elculture at the OCC

15 May 2012

19:005th floor - Young Theatre Workshop
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

Book DesignDesign at the OCC

22 May 2012

19:00Multi-function area

COLLABORATIONS

Contemporary dance in Greece todayTalk Forward / elculture at the OCC

25 May 2012

18:30Main Stage
10 € | Concs 5 €

COLLABORATIONS

The New Trial of Socrates

The trial of Socrates is repeated; this time he is acquitted in a historical trial which is not a re-enactment but a modern perspective based on current legal framework supplemented with ancient Greek elements and comical theatrics.

26 May 2012

20:00Main Stage
Free entrance

COLLABORATIONS

Dionysus & AriadneAn Onassis Foundation Scholars Production

24 September - 9 October 2011

10:30
€40 per child and €20 per parent for the cycle (participants must attend all four workshops)
 

TEENAGERS

New media and technologies workshopStop-motion animation

Parents and children work collectively to create their own dolls/characters and bring them to life in short stories/films made using stop-motion animation.

24 September - 9 October 2011

10:30
€60 for the cycle (participants must attend all four workshops)

TEENAGERS

New media and technologies workshopVideo and video mapping

Using everyday objects like mobile phones equipped with a camera, smartphones, iPads etc., the participants will create images over the first weekend which will be used in video mapping applications over the second.

24 September - 9 October 2011

13:00
€60 for the cycle (participants must attend all four workshops)

TEENAGERS

New media and technologies workshopMusic

The participants create their own music/sound constructions using a range of objects and to learn how to make and process sounds using a computer.

8 October - 9 October 2011

12:30
€30 for the cycle (participants must attend both workshops)

 

TEENAGERS

New media and technologiesDance

In this workshop, our habitual everyday movements can be grafted onto works of collective expression in solos, duets and trios.

14 October 2011 - 10 February 2012

10:00Upper Stage
8 € per student

SCHOOLS

Mama Afrika

A performance in which two virtuosos, the cartoonist Wozniak and the drummer Ramón López, bring their similar sensibilities to bear, in their own unique way, on what Africa means to them.

14 October 2011

22:40Main Stage

ADULTS

After-performance talk with Yves Jacques

After-talk performance with Yves Jacques, actor of The Far Side of the Moon.

16 October - 6 November 2011

11:00
20 € per child and 20 € per adult for the course (participants must attend all four sessions)

FAMILIES

The genuine play

A workshop for children aged 10 months up to 2 years, with their parents.

21 October 2011 - 22 March 2012

18:005th floor - Young Theatre Workshop
Free admission

ADULTS

Shakuhachi workshopled by Kaoru Kakizakai

22 October - 29 October 2011

12:005th floor - Young Theatre Workshop
30 € for the cycle (participants must attend both sessions)

TEENAGERS

Talking about Papadiamantis

22 October 2011

23:30Upper Stage

ADULTS

Meet the ΟΠΕRA theatre company

7 November 2011 - 14 February 2012

10:00Exhibition Hall
4 € per student (including the workshop)

SCHOOLS

Robert MapplethorpeExplore the many sides of his work through your camera

10 November 2011 - 4 May 2012

11:005th floor - Young Theatre Workshop
8 € per child (including the workshop)

SCHOOLS

Screenlight

11 November 2011

22:30Upper Stage

ADULTS

After-performance talk with Toshiki Okada

12 November 2011

11:00Dance Room
10 €

ADULTS

Looking to the relationship between words and movementsWorkshop with Toshiki Okada

18 November 2011 - 15 May 2012

11:00
7 € per student

SCHOOLS

Tracing the 20th centuryA sonic kaleidoscope with Camerata

1 December 2011

Main Stage

ADULTS

After-performance talk with Angela Brouskou and Parthenopi Bouzouri

6 December 2011

14:00Dance Room
20 €

ADULTS

DV8 Professional Workshop

9 December 2011

19:005th floor - Young Theatre Workshop

ADULTS

Pre-performance talk with Lloyd Newson

10 December 2011

19:00Upper Stage
Free admission

ADULTS

Screening of the film "Strange Fish"DV8 Physical Theatre

11 December 2011

12:00Upper Stage
Free admission

ADULTS

Workshop led by Quatuor Diotima

16 December 2011

19:305th floor - Young Theatre Workshop
Free admission

ADULTS

Open Discussion: Terms and concepts in Greek Song

16 December 2011

22:00Upper Stage

ADULTS

After-performance talk with Maria Koliopoulou

20 December 2011 - 22 April 2012

10:30Main Stage
5 € per student

SCHOOLS

Open dress rehearsalsCamerata on period instruments

The Camerata opens up its dress rehearsals to school groups!

5 January - 29 December 2012

11:00Dance Room

CHILDREN

A fairytale coming from a fairytale

11 January - 3 February 2012

10:30Upper Stage
8 € per student

SCHOOLS

The Silent Step of the Bearby Giorgos Koumendakis

A music theatre production which involves children as participants as well as observers, empowering them to frame new and creative questions about others and themselves rather than spoonfeeding them with answers.

15 January - 5 February 2012

11:00Dance Room
20 € per child and 20 € per adult for the course (participants must attend all four sessions)

FAMILIES

The genuine play

A workshop for children aged 10 months up to 2 years, with their parents.

3 February 2012

Main Stage

ADULTS

Meet Thomas Moschopoulos and Dimitris Dimitriadis

4 February - 11 February 2012

11:00Dance Room
30 € for the course

TEENAGERS

In search of a rhythm of my ownA multi-art expression workshop

12 February 2012

12:00Dance Room
Free admission

ADULTS

Workshop led by Ramón López

17 February 2012

22:30Upper Stage

ADULTS

Meet with Medie Megas and Fora art company

29 February 2012

22:00Main Stage

ADULTS

Meet with Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker

3 March 2012

11:00Dance Room
20 €

ADULTS

Dance workshop led by Rosas

8 March 2012

22:30Main Stage

ADULTS

Meet with Jalila Baccar and Fadhel Jaïbi

11 March 2012

12:00Dance Room
Free admission

ADULTS

MP6: Contemporary Art Festival from the Arab WorldWorkshop with Οmar Abu Saada and Μohammad Al Attar

16 March 2012

Upper Stage

ADULTS

After-performance talk with Mehr Theatre Group

17 March 2012

11:00Dance Room
10 €

ADULTS

A Persian talks to a Greek about a RussianA Workshop based on Hassan Madjooni's (Mehr Theatre Group) experience on Chekhov

24 March - 31 March 2012

11:005th floor - Young Theatre Workshop
20 € per child and 10 € per parent for the cycle

FAMILIES

Workshop: The Mona Lisa’s Dream

24 March - 7 April 2012

12:00Dance Room
45 € for the cycle

TEENAGERS

The dance of 2112

26 March - 30 March 2012

11:00Upper Stage
8 € per student

SCHOOLS

Mona Lisa's DreamAnima Théâtre

28 March - 5 April 2012

11:00Main Stage
8 € per student

SCHOOLS

Era poVeraAerites Dance Company / Patricia Apergi

1 April 2012

Main Stage

ADULTS

Meet with Patricia Apergi and Aerites dance co.

1 April - 8 April 2012

11:005th floor - Young Theatre Workshop
30 € for the cycle

CHILDREN

Visual expression workshopFrom big to small

8 April 2012

20:00Upper Stage
Free admission

ADULTS

Lecture by Trevor Wishart

21 April - 6 May 2012

11:00Dance Room
20 € per child and 20 € per adult for the course (participants must attend all four sessions)

FAMILIES

The genuine play

A workshop for children aged 10 months up to 2 years, with their parents.

27 April 2012

Upper Stage

ADULTS

Meet with Pequod Theatre Company

28 April - 5 May 2012

12:00Dance Room

TEENAGERS

Theatre workshop about "The Double Book"

16 May 2012

20:30
Free entrance

ADULTS

Theatre and politics

19 May 2012

Main Stage

ADULTS

Meet with Falk Richter of Schaubühne Berlin

19 - 20 May 2012

11:00Dance Room
40 € (please see Requirements at this page) *

ADULTS

Falk Richter MasterclassThe political and the personal in a theatre that combines dance, text and music

25 May 2012

22:30Upper Stage

ADULTS

After-performance talk with Zoi Dimitriou

12 April 2011 - 16 June 2012

20:30

FESTIVALS

Onassis Foundation Scholars'

17 September 2011 - 15 May 2012

19:30

FESTIVALS

Design at the OCC

15 November 2011 - 22 May 2012

19:00

FESTIVALS

Talk Forwardelculture at the OCC

7 March - 11 March 2012

12:00

FESTIVALS

Meeting Points 6Locus Agonistes: Practices and Logics of the Civic