Εκδηλώσεις | Στέγη Ιδρύματος Ωνάση / ONASSIS CULTURAL CENTRE

15 March - 30 June 2011

12:00Exhibition Hall
7 € | Concs.3,5€, 3€ for educational programmes only (click here)

VISUAL ARTS

Polyglossia

The exhibition features work by living artists of Greek descent who were born or live outside Greece, and aims to cover every means of visual expression. In Polyglossia, the visual arts recall the literary in a reference to the dual focus of the OCC.

26 April - 13 May 2011

21:00Upper Stage
22 € | Concs 12 €

THEATRE

Kanigunda Theatre Companycity-state

Inhabitants of Athens, then and now, famous and ordinary, relate their personal experiences. The production explores the limits of mental health and the schizophrenia that has typified political discourse.

4 May 2011

19:005th floor - Young Theatre Workshop

Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Fiction and the environmental challenges of our times

Cycle D | And yet it moves! | Science and technology in the 21st century

5 May 2011

20:30Main Stage
20 - 25 - 30 - 40 - 60 € 
Concs 10 - 15 - 20 €

MUSIC

Kronos Quartet

The Kronos Quartet’s career constitutes a unique musical phenomenon. On this occasion, they will be performing works by the emblematic Terry Riley, Steve Reich and Laurie Anderson, along with four young composers resident in New York: Missy Mazzoli, Bryce Dessner, JG Thirlwell and Michael Gordon.

11 May 2011

19:005th floor - Young Theatre Workshop

Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

Why do we celebrate Greece’s entry into World War Two and not the end of the war?

Cycle C | History through the lens of the present | Remembrance and Pathos

11 - 15 May 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 20 - 25 - 40 - 60 € 
Concs 10 - 15 - 25 €

DANCE

Compañia Nacional de DanzaRepertory Night with Nacho Duato

The celebrated Spanish choreographer presents works which dwell sensitively on human weakness to hymn the expressive potential of a dancer’s body.

14 - 15 May 2011

21:00Upper Stage
25 € | Concs 15 €

MUSIC

Vougiouka/Tzovanakis/ Rossopoulos/ Frangopoulosianemta: the sounds of the park

Vougiouka and Tzovanakis perform music by Rossopoulos and classical works as the everyday Sounds of the Park unfold.

17 May 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 25 - 30 - 40 € 
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

The Jack DeJohnette Group

Jack DeJohnette is one of the leading jazz drummers of the post-bop era. His collaborations are the stuff of jazz history. With his new combo, he will be playing standards from a recording career spanning 45 years and his recent album, Music We Are.

18 - 20 May 2011

21:00Upper Stage
22 € | Concs 12 €

DANCE

adLibdancesΟh! Deep Sea - Corpus II

The Odyssey is the common denominator linking the works in her Oh! Deep Sea series, but the choreographer’s gaze is fixed on the archetypes discernible behind the characters in its rhapsodies.

19 May 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 20 - 30 - 40 € 
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Orchestra of ColoursGluck/ Mozart/ Mendelssohn

Gluck's Orpheus is considered a turning point in the history of opera, Mozart's Concert KV 622 was his last completed work, while Mendelssohn's "Italian" Symphony is his most joyous composition.

21 May 2011

21:00Upper Stage
25 € | Concs 15 €

MUSIC

20th Century Chamber MusicBartók/ Messiaen

Four distinguished soloists (Sousamoglou, Mourikis, Liakakis, Gouvelis) perform two central —and highly demanding—works from the 20th-century chamber repertoire.

22 May 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 20 - 30 - 40 € 
Concs 10 - 15 €

MUSIC

Athens Camerata on Period InstrumentsFabio Biondi and the charm of Italian baroque

One of the greatest violinists of our times joins forces with the Camerata on period instruments. Biondi in his first appearance in Greece, is accompanied by the renowned mezzo M.-E. Nesi.

24 May 2011

19:00Upper Stage

Free entrance

TALKS & THOUGHTS

The Web, citizen journalism and its impact on freedom of speech and democracy

Cycle B | Polis and the city | Greek society in reflection

24 - 26 May 2011

20:30Main Stage
15 - 25 - 35 € 
Concs 10 €

THEATRE

Denis PodalydèsLe cas Jekyll

A star of the French theatre and a member of the Comédie Française, Denis Podalydès is mainly associated with the classical repertoire. In Le cas Jekyll, the dramatic monologue based on Robert Louis Stevenson’s novel, we call on him to explore hidden aspects of the human psyche.

21 March - 10 June 2011

10:00Exhibition Hall
3€ per student

SCHOOLS

PolyglossiaMaterials and Techniques: Greek artists who live and work abroad

An interactive guided tour of the show (with the schoolchildren’s active participation) and a workshop in which the participants can make their own works of art which they can then take home with them.

6 May 2011

Upper Stage

ADULTS

After-performance talk with Kanigunda theatre company members

19 May 2011

22:30Upper Stage

ADULTS

After-performance talk with adLibdances

23 - 25 May 2011

19:30Main Stage
Free admission on May 23
After the performance on May 25

ADULTS

Meet Denis Podalydès