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7 November 2016 - 31 July 2018

VISUAL ARTS

Tim EtchellsAll we have is words, All we have is worlds

Words inside and outside the OCC building: an invitation to discovery.

12 June 2017 - 30 June 2018

Free admission

MUSIC

Medea ElectroniqueSoundscapes Landscapes / Rhizome II / Kerameikos/Metaxourgeio

An audio-visual and highly interactive walk at the neighbourhoods of Kerameikos/Metaxourgeio to discover parts of the city you were unaware of.

9 October 2017 - 14 January 2018

Multiple stages
Full price: 5 € presale — 7 € on the door
Reduced price, Friends, Families 3+ members, Groups of 4 or more: 3 € presale / 4 € on the door
Unemployed, People with Disabilities - Companion, Second visit (on presentation of your previous ticket): 2 € (only from the OCC box office)
Free: Children up to 5, Third or additional visits (on presentation of your previous tickets)

Group ticket reservations at groupsales@sgt.gr

VISUAL ARTS

Science Fiction: A Journey into the Unknown

Two years on from the "Digital Revolution" exhibition, the OCC joins forces once again with London's Barbican Centre for a new show: "Science Fiction: A Journey into the Unknown", which explores science fiction's long-standing influence on the full range of contemporary culture. Get ready for a journey with science fiction as your guide: from the 19th century into the future and back to today and into the furthest reaches of the human mind.

9 October 2017 - 14 January 2018

VISUAL ARTS

Parallel Events - Science Fiction: A Journey into the Unknown

Discover the parallel events and follow this journey into the unknown through screenings, conversations, workshops for all ages.

17 October - 12 December 2017

19:00Odeon Starcity (111 Syngrou Avenue, N. Kosmos - Athens)
Full price: 4 €
2 Screenings' combo (in the same day): 6 €

The OCC will operate a box office at the Odeon Starcity on the evenings of the screenings (18:00-22:30)

CINEMA

Into the unknown and beyondHow cinema learned to stop worrying and love science fiction

In the context of "Science Fiction: A Journey Into the Unknown", OCC and Flix.gr define 'sci-fi' through rare masterpieces and screenings. Enjoy a revelatory journey to places cinema got to long before reality caught up.

6 November 2017 - 22 May 2018

Outside the OCC
Cost: Free

DANCE

Menti MegaDriples & Triplets

You've got your ticket in your hand. The venue's ready. It's full, everyone's in place. Including the stars, who are ready to give their all! You're clapping. So what's about to happen? What are you about to see? A match or a performance?

3 November 2017

20:30Main Stage
Full price: 15 €
Children: 10 €
Reduced, Friend & Small groups (5-9 people): 12 €
Friends' children: 8 €
Large groups (10+ people): 11 €
Νeighborhood residents: 7 €
People with disabilities & Unemployed: 5 € | Companions: 7 €

Group ticket reservations at groupsales@sgt.gr

MUSIC

Transformations Cycle - A Different Winter JourneyTHE HELLENIC PROJECT

Where do the borders lie that delimit one song genre from another? How much can the orchestration change a song? How much does the feel of a song depend on the performance? For the third consecutive year, The Hellenic Project continues its musical experimentations with a performance of “A Different Winter Journey”.

4 November - 7 November 2017

Main Stage & Upper Stage

CINEMA

In-EditMusic documentary film festival

The largest music documentary festival in the world is coming to the OCC!

7 November - 12 November 2017

Inside & Outside the OCC

FESTIVALS

Enter Afrofuturism

Have you ever considered the possibility of travelling into the future and the past? Have you wondered what is the role of black heroes in science fiction? Have you danced to a Detroit techno beat? Could Afrofuturism be the modernist counter-culture?

7 November - 8 November 2017

Goethe-Institut, 14-16 Omirou str.
Entrance to the event is free and on a first come, first served basis.

CINEMA

Enter Afrofuturism | Screenings

"See" black music at the Goethe Institut, from the OCC. Screenings of films about jazz, Detroit techno and music production in Africa's metropolises.

9 November - 12 November 2017

Inside & Outside the OCC
See below the ticket prices for each event.

MUSIC

Enter Afrofuturism | Live & DJ sets

Enter Afrofuturism is a 6-day festival that maps Afrofuturism as a cultural and political movement through concerts, talks, workshops and film screenings.

9 November 2017

20:30Main Stage
Full price: 7, 10, 12, 18, 25 €
Reduced, Friend & Small groups (5-9 people): 8, 10, 14, 20 €
Large groups (10+ people): 7, 9, 13, 18 €  
Νeighborhood residents: 7 €
People with disabilities & Unemployed: 5 € | Companions: 10 €

Group ticket reservations at groupsales@sgt.gr

MUSIC

Sun Ra ArkestraAfrofuturism

With their motto "Space is the Place" and their trademark space tunics, the legendary Sun Ra's band is celebrating 60 years of absolute musical freedom on stage with sounds from the jazz of yesterday, today and tomorrow.

10 November - 12 November 2017

Outside the OCC
The entrance is free and on a first come, first served basis.
The distribution of entrance tickets begins one (1) hour before each event.

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Enter Afrofuturism | Talks & Workshop

Talks and workshops in the context of the 6-day festival that maps Afrofuturism as a cultural and political movement. See below the programme.

18 November - 19 November 2017

Upper Stage
VR Screenings
Full price: 5 €
Reduced, Friends, Unemployed, People with disabilities & Companions: 4 €

Discussion
Entrance is free on a strictly first-come-first-served basis.
Numbered admission tickets will be available from one hour before the start.

Workshop
Participation Cost: Free

CINEMA

A trip through the world of VRFlix it at the OCC #2

"Flix it at the OCC" is organizing a virtual reality weekend for young and old alike spotlighting the newest and most handsome products of the marriage of contemporary technology and art. Don't miss out on your virtual journey: book your place and your headset in good time!

18 November 2017 - 15 April 2018

19:005th floor - Young Theatre Workshop
Full price: 12 €
Reduced, Friend & Groups 5-9 people: 10 €
Groups 10+ people: 9 €
Νeighborhood residents: 7 €
People with disabilities & Unemployed: 5 € | Companions: 10 €

Group ticket reservations at groupsales@sgt.gr

THEATRE

"Summerfolk" by Maxim GorkyMaria Maganari

Gorky's holiday makers cannot stop talking, complaining, arguing, rambling, but in no time at all they'll be forced to take a stance on social injustice and the change that's on its way... Will they manage to escape themselves? Can anyone?

22 November - 10 December 2017

20:00Main Stage
Early bird from 4 to 27 OCT 2017: 20, 25, 28 €

Full price: 7, 15, 20, 28, 35, 40 €
Reduced, Friend & Groups 5-9 people: 6, 12, 16, 22, 28, 32 €
Groups 10+ people: 5, 11, 14, 20, 25, 28 €
Νeighborhood residents: 7 €
People with disabilities & Unemployed: 5 € | Companions: 7, 10 €

Group ticket reservations at groupsales@sgt.gr

THEATRE

Konstantin Bogomolov"Demons" by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

This is the first time that OCC invites a foreign director to work with Greek actors. The innovative Russian director, whose 2016 production of “The Karamazovs” was critically acclaimed, returns to OCC yet again with Dostoyevsky.

24 November - 25 November 2017

21:00Upper Stage
Full price: 7, 12 €
Reduced, Friend & Groups 5-9 people: 10 €
Groups 10+ people: 9 €
Νeighborhood residents: 7 €
People with disabilities & Unemployed: 5 € | Companions: 10 €

Group ticket reservations at groupsales@sgt.gr

MUSIC

Georges AperghisTourbillons

At the borderline of music and theatre, Georges Aperghis ‘composes’ a whirl that speaks about loneliness: an actress-singer, a video, and quick and unexpected alternations between song, speech, and text.

30 November 2017 - 15 February 2018

18:00
Cost: 63 € (for all ten workshops in the cycle)

ADULTS

Movement workshop for people with and without intellectual disabilityiDance: Dance that doesn’t discriminate

Have you ever wondered what “choreography” really means? Is it the perfect pirouettes and the theatrical moves? No, we don't believe this. If you too think that every person is unique, just like their movement, join our group and lets discover together what contemporary choreography means!

1 June 2016 - 31 December 2019

COLLABORATIONS

InterfacesNew Models and Practices for Audience Development in Contemporary Music in Europe

Eight countries join forces in this innovative interdisciplinary project which seeks to introduce audiences to cutting-edge work by musicians and sound artists.

1 September 2016 - 31 December 2018

COLLABORATIONS

iDanceProviding access to contemporary dance education for people with disabilities

People with and without disabilities dance as part of the European iDance programme, showing that we can all access culture through dance.

1 September 2017 - 30 June 2018

COLLABORATIONS

Europe Jazz Network

The OCC has joined the Europe Jazz Network, the largest European network of music producers, artists and institutions specializing in contemporary music and the art of improvisation.

1 September 2017 - 1 September 2021

COLLABORATIONS

The European Media Art Platform - EMAP

11 European partners with the same goal: to support up-and-coming media artists in order to create new works.

1 October 2017 - 30 June 2018

ADULTS

Digital Programmes at OCC

How do we make art in an era during which we create, flirt, communicate, and overall live in an environment of continuous and ubiquitous networking? What is the position of art in important social and financial issues? How can it help us deal with technology and science in a critical manner?

1 October 2017 - 20 May 2018

11:00

FAMILIES

Emotions: Shared sensations for all the familyFrom the parental to the group embrace

Movement is one of the loveliest forms of non-verbal communication. So, movement and dance for babies, children and parents, with lots of hugs, exercises and stimuli for the young ones' senses and reflexes, and games and fun for the whole family.

3 October - 19 December 2017

17:30

ADULTS

Memory ExercisesPhotography and movement workshop for people over 65

This workshop combines photography and dance in an innovative way, opening up new and creative ways for you to tell your story. We will use photography and dance exercises (you don't need to know anything about either!) to 'revisit' your memories so we can narrate them in the present and, as a group, create a landscape of human stories.

4 October 2017 - 28 February 2018

11:00
5 €  per student

SCHOOLS

The Incredible Journey

3, 2, 1… Let’s go! This year your school turns into a film studio for a journey that is both incredible and real: surrealism, cinematic effects, live music, movement, and video with you as the protagonist.

6 October 2017 - 4 May 2018

17:30

TEENAGERS

Let’s make a filmFilm workshop for teens

Cinema is our passion. If it's yours, too, we want you in our team so we can get to know three different film genres together and co-create crazy movie projects.

9 October 2017 - 11 May 2018

09:30
Free admission

SCHOOLS

Contemporary Art: experiencing is understanding!Get up close and personal with contemporary art. The OCC opens its doors to schoolchildren, so they can take a new look at the art and culture of today.

It's contemporary and it's definitely the art that addresses our present. So don't be scared of contemporary art—get to know it, talk about it, and let it win you over.

10 October - 22 December 2017

10:00
3 € per student

SCHOOLS

Science Fiction: A Journey into the Unknown

Who can decide what the future will look like? Every idea you have and does not exist yet is science fiction... until it happens. A big journey to the unknown has begun at the Onassis Cultural Centre.

23 October 2017 - 15 April 2018

Free admission

SCHOOLS

Backpack JournalismFor independent journalists!

You've already got a backpack, a smartphone and a laptop. This year, you'll get the training and the inspiration you need to start out as a reporter.

29 October - 26 November 2017

12:00

TEENAGERS

From the self-portrait to the selfieReconstructing the image of our self

The #selfie is powerful, as you well know! But how about learning how to use selfies to express yourself artistically? In this workshop, you'll learn what the self-portrait means as a concept. That way, you'll know what a #selfie is really all about, apart from likes!

1 November - 16 November 2017

17:00

ADULTS

Workshop for educators | Say it with theatrePlaywriting techniques and tools for understanding and fully exploiting the curriculum

Shakespeare wrote that "All the world's a stage". So if there's room for the whole world on stage, why don't you get up there, too, and take your students with you?

6 November 2017 - 22 May 2018

11:00
Free admission

SCHOOLS

Driples & TripletsFor yet another year, a production of the Onassis Cultural Centre goes to schools throughout Greece.

You are holding your ticket. The space is ready. There are a lot of people, all in their places. Here are the protagonists too, ready to do their best! You are clapping your hands. What will happen? What are you going to see? Will it be a match or a show?

9 November 2017 - 18 May 2018

09:30
Free admission

SCHOOLS

The Genuine Play

There is a game that does not need screens, dolls, balls, paraphernalia, manuals, and batteries. It only needs bodies, sliding, somersaults, and laughter.

9 November 2017 - 30 March 2018

11:00
5 € per student

SCHOOLS

"Summerfolk" by Maxim Gorky

Gorky's holiday makers cannot stop talking, complaining, arguing, rambling, but in no time at all they'll be forced to take a stance on social injustice and the change that's on its way... Will they manage to escape themselves? Can anyone?

11 November - 12 November 2017

11:00

CHILDREN

A Revolution with Robotics, Technology, and Equal OpportunitiesA workshop for girls

One of the most incredible sciences of our times, robotics has hundreds of applications in our lives. Can you make your own robot paint or find its way out of a labyrinth? Everything is a question of creativity and knowledge. So come along, to learn and enjoy yourselves!

23 November 2017

11:00
Participation cost: 12 €

ADULTS

Masterclass by Konstantin Bogomolov

Three hours with the innovative Russian director Konstantin Bogomolov. Subject of the masterclass? Always the theatre.

25 November 2017

16:003rd Floor Foyer
Participation cost: The entrance is free and on a first come, first served basis.

Register by Monday 21 November 2017 by filling in the form.

ADULTS

HEBOCON Athens at the OCC

Robot-sumo construction tournament for the technically ungifted (aged 12–96). In this contest, technical competence is a disadvantage and winning can be downright embarrassing!

29 November 2017 - 28 February 2018

18:00
Cost: 63 € (for all ten workshops in the cycle)
 

ADULTS

Movement workshop for people with and without physical disabilitiesiDance: Dance that doesn’t discriminate

This year the choreographer will be...our vertebral column! We will observe it and we will admire its every step through our bodies narrations and, in the end, we will all together, compose its story.

4 December - 19 December 2017

17:00

ADULTS

Workshop for educators | The art of criticismTheatre criticism as a route to understanding

What is there after the "I liked it" or "I didn't like it" of a performance? Open up the discussion with your students and take the plunge together into the wonderful world of criticism.

8 November 2017

Upper Stage

DESIGN

A Meeting For Industrial Design

A one-day conference which brings together industrial design specialists and the public.