Cyprus Choreography Platform celebrates 20 creative years!

The “Cyprus Choreography Platform” from 2001 to 2020 dozens of choreographers, hundreds of dancers and other artists participate and create over 200 performances!
 
Across all these years Platform contributed greatly to the development and promotion of contemporary dance in our country. The organizers have always aspired to provide choreographers active in Cyprus with opportunities to experiment with new forms of expression and create new projects.
n 2020 edition, 12 established and younger choreographers collaborate with a large number of artists - dancers, set designers, musicians, light designers etc. - aiming at a more complete and original presence. Away from strict forms, highlighting the expressive dance in various ways and modern forms, the performers show the evolution of contemporary dance in our country.

​Between

Choreography: Viky Kalla
Running time: 10’

A LINE, A GAZE, A HORIZON

Choreography: 

Alexandra Waierstall
Running time: 25’  

CROSS POLLINATION

Choreography: 

Melina Sofokleous

Running time: 15'

HOMOGENESIS

Choreography:

Fotis Nikolaou
Running time: 25’

​SEXY YUPPIES

Choreography: Lia Haraki

Running time: 30'

TOO MUCH, TOO LONG

Choreographer:

Maria Kasapi
Running time: 15’

SILENY POSUN

Choreography:

Ivi Hadjivassiliou
Running time: 12’

EXCAVATED ANATOMIES

Choreography:

Panayiotis Tofi
Running time: 20’

​ISOLATION

Choreography:

Andria Michaelidou

Running time: 15’

SEPIA NIGHTS

Choreography:

Julia Anna Brendle
Running time: 15’

DEATH

Choreography:

Harry Koushos
Running time: 25’

​QUIET WORDS

Choreography:

Milena Ugren Koulas
Running time: 15’

It is with great pleasure that the Dance House Lemesos announces the program for the Dance Platform’s parallel events DANCE THROUGHOUT THE YEAR 2020 that is been organized by Cultural Services of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth, Rialto Theatre and Dance House Lemesos. Dance Throughout the Year aims to adjoin the Cyprus Contemporary Dance Platform 2020 program (6-8 of November).
 
Dance House Lemesos gives the opportunity to Cyprus based artists to share their projects in progress with the audience and create dance films having financial and artistic mentoring support.
Saturday 7/11
18:00-19:30
Dance House Lemesos

Four presentations of works in progress (10 minutes each).
A moderated discussion will follow with the audience members.
 
Projects / Artists

«Από-Κάλυψη»
By Avgoustina Stylianou
 
Growing Static
Choreography: Elisavet Panagiotou
Music: Vasilis Philippou
 
Choice
Choreography: Zoe Eleftheriou
 
Biophony
Choreography: Maria Gerasimou
Sunday 8/11
18:00-20:00
Dance House Lemesos

Three dance films (5 minutes each) will be screened on repeat. 
 
Artists:
 
Globus Sensation
Dimitris Chimonas
 
the day I jumped
Evie Demetriou / Antis Iakovou / En drasei
 
DOWN BELOW THE PASSAGEWAY
Belinda Papavasileiou / Nasia Papavasileiou / Eva Papavasileiou
 
Mentor: Chrysanthi Badeka