“Dance: The art of communication” – Concept-action-extroversion?


09:30 – 10:00 Registrations
10:00 – 10:20 Welcome speech Sofia Falierou /Artistic Director Dance Days Chania
10:20 – 11:15 Katherina Vasiliadis: The art of communication- Interdisciplinary approaches to activating the social and political through Dance

11:30 – 13:00 The Body at the Core: Ways of Engaging Dance

11:30 – 12:00 Susana Temperley: Dance before Dance. About body, movement and memory, essentials issues in the Human Constitution
12: 00 – 12:30 Rodia Vomvolou: Dare to stutter, Dare to stammer: Towards an alternative understanding of the knowledge of the Dramaturge
12:30 – 13:00 Anastasia Polychronidou: Aesthetics and Politics of Stillness as a Dramaturgical Practice in Contemporary Dance

15:30 – 17:00 Dance and Technology

15:30 – 16:00 Chris Bishop: Designing digital scenography: User Experience, the interrelation between technology and dance
16:00 – 16:30 Katerina El Raheb: Capturing, managing and transmitting dance knowledge through digital technologies: Preserving and rethinking cultural diversity
16:30 – 17:00 Joan Ramon Rodriguez-Amat / Yulia Belinskaya: The Choreographic City: Flows, Streams, and Trajectories of Bodies in Space
17:00 – 17:30 End of the first day


09:30- 10:00 Registratrions

10:00 – 12:00  The Art of Communication: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Activating the Social and the Political through Dance

10:00 – 10:45 CharalambosTsinikosmaoglou / Aphrodite Antypa: Can Art effect change? Music and Dance as social and political acts and communicative tools of extroversion
10:45 – 11:15 Konstantina Kefala: The art of Dance as a way of communication
11:15 – 12:00 Dr. Olga Kolokytha: Contemporary Dance as a Tool for Teaching Cultural Journalism
12:15 -13:00 Ermira Goro: Meetings

13.30-14.00 Conference closing

The cost for participation at the conference is 50€. If you are a student, there is a discounted rate available for 20€.
The participation fees will give you access to a conference folder, as well as buffet during breaks.

27 & 28 July

Venizelio Conservatory of Chania

Scientific committee:
Dr. Natalie Zervou (Assistant Professor of Dance – University of Wisconsin Madison, USA)
Dr. Olga Kolokytha (Assistant Professor, Department of Communication, University of Vienna)
Ntiana Kefala (Cultural Management)
Aphrodite Antypa (Dance notator/ Dance Educator)

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