Symposium on Loula Anagnostaki’s theatre

A symposium held inside the retrospective exhibition - scenographic installation Rooms of Memory, with the participation of established and emerging artists linked to Loula Anagnostaki, including theatre artists, theatre researchers, and writers. Resisting a narrowly sentimental approach, this symposium will focus on those aspects making Anagnostaki's writing strikingly contemporary, international, and cutting-edge by the standards of Greek theatre.

Starting time 17:00

Greetings by Lydia Koniordou, Minister of Culture and Sports, and Vangelis Theodoropoulos, Artistic director of Athens Festival

Rooms of Memory presented by Dimitra Kondylaki, Artistic co-curator for Contemporary Greek Theatre, Athens Festival, curator of the exhibition
and Loukia Martha, set designer of the exhibition

18:00 - 19:00

From the perspective of writing

Speakers include:

Dimitris Dimitriadis, Writer, "A modern study of manners"

Chrysa Prokopaki, Μεταφράστρια, "The Parade in 1968's France by Antoine Vitez"

Dimitris Tsatsoulis, Professor of Semiotics and Performativity Theory, Theatre Studies Department, University of Patras, "Antonio: A quantum entity in parallel worlds"

Vicky Manteli, Special Teaching Staff, Theatre Studies Department, University of Patras, "Loula Anagnostaki's fragmented heroes: An attempt at reconstruction"

Moderated by Grigoris Ioannidis, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Theatre, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens


19:15 – 20:30

From the perspective of the stage

Speakers include the following directors:

Victor Ardittis, Yorgos Armenis, Thodoris Gonis, Yannis Moschos, Elli Papakonstantinou, Roula Pateraki, Enke Fezollari

Moderated by Manos Karatzogiannis, Actor - Director

Free admission
Symposium hours: 17:00 - 20:30

Held at the Room XII of the retrospective exhibition - Scenic installation Rooms of Memory. Wandering into Loula Anagnostaki's World