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Open Call for Workshops: Mystery 109 The Higgs Particle

The 2023 Eleusis European Capital of Culture and the experimental group of dancers and acrobats “Ki omOs Kineitai” hold the first workshop of contemporary circus in Eleusis for professionals and amateurs, children and adults. Participation in the workshop is free.

The workshop includes lessons of contemporary dance and acrobatics by the choreographer Christina Sougioultzi and the dancers Nondas Damopoulos and Ileana Pappa and is addressed to residents of Elefsina, as well as dancers and acrobats who are interested in improving their knowledge of contemporary dance and acrobatics. Children aged 11-18 years old and adults over 18 years old, with or without previous dance training and experience in sports activities are welcome to participate. Participants will be divided into two categories: children (11-15) and teenagers – adults (16 and over). The aim of the workshop is to create an experiential interaction between the people of Elefsina of all ages and the modern circus, in order to come together to redesign the performance «The Higgs Particle» and its representation, with the participation of the city’s residents.

Event venue: Gymnastics Hall, 1st & 3rd Gymnasium of Elefsina, Gyftea 27, Elefsina
Workshop dates: Sunday 23 & 30.04, 07, 14, 21 & 28.05, 11.06
Hours: Children’s workshop: 11:30-14:00 |Teenagers-adult workshop: 14:30-17:00

Applications: Please complete the submission form here  
Deadline: Applications will close on 19th April 2023
Program:

Part A:

a) Ground acrobatics, individual movements/stands on the floor. Preparing the body to be in high tension areas and to trust non ”normal” modes of operation, Flow of Acrobatic routes.

b) Smoothing out the linearity of the exercise into organic forms, accessible by the body, in different phases based on the participants’ abilities.

c) Co-ordination and collaboration of moving bodies, acrobatics in duets and trios.

Part Β: 

kinesthetic combinations, dance language in terms of the relationship between movement and music, structural materials of the lesson.

Part C:

stage design of the above elements. Open to the public presentation of the workshop.

Open workshop presentation: Sunday 18.06 (time to be announced)

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Mystery 199 Vangelis Tsakos – Thanos Tsingos

From 17 April to 30 May, 2023 Eleusis European Capital of Culture presents Mystery 199 Vangelis Tsakos – Thanos Tsingos, an exhibition – tribute to two great artists of Elefsina, the award-winning photographer Vangelis Tsakos and the internationally acclaimed artist Thanos Tsingos at the Old Town Hall of Elefsina. Photographic and painting works, testimonies, publications, exceptional editions and valuable materials, products of extensive research, describe their history and highlight just a small part of the particularly rich but also unique work of the two artists.

The LANDSHIP diary of TimeCircus in bookstores!

After the landmark arrival of TimeCircus in Elefsina in February 2023 during the Opening Ceremony of 2023 Eleusis, and the construction of ARKOPOLIS—a landmark that has since activated multiple communities in the city—several months later, the time has come for the release of LANDSCHIP, the diary chronicles the entire procession of the Belgian collective from Antwerp to Elefsina.

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