20/12/2018 SCHOOL STUDENS IN DUNCAN DANCE CENTER

More and more schools respond to the DDRC’s initiative about guided visits of secondary school pupils at its venues. In December it was the turn of the 7th Secondary School of Athens. The pupils were introduced to the history and the architecture design of the building, as...

03/10/2018 ΖΟΟΜ ΙΝ! Sensing the World Through the Minor

Isadora & Raymond Duncan Research Dance Centre announces the creation of a two-year-long research project entitled ‘ZΟΟΜ IN! – Sensing the World Through the Minor’. The project aims to examine relations, parallels and intersections between arts and crafts, craftsmanship and mental work, as well as...

20/07/2018 OPEN CALL

After five years of research on the relationship between play and performing arts, choreographer Sofia Mavragani is sharing her research experience. The observations and practices that were written down in the course of the artistic and educational project playforPLACE in 17 cities all over the...

07/02/2018 The Art of Non-Doing: a laboratory platform for meditation and movement

…we aren't practicing to make things perfect or to do things perfectly…but to realize (make real for ourselves) the fact that things already are perfect… holding the present moment in its fullness without imposing anything extra on it, perceiving the purity of the present moment...

22/11/2017 Pharmacist or Balloonist

17-29 July 2017  PHARMACIST or BALLOONIST A Dance and Herbs laboratory by Elpida Orfanidou and Guests PHARMACIST or BALLOONIST is a choreographic pharmacy which mixes dance, music and discussion with the live production of herbal remedies. With this new interdisciplinary work the choreographer, dancer and professional pharmacist Elpida Orfanidou...

06/11/2017 Midst of Living

Midst of Living | work in progress - an outcome of a 3 weeks research residency with Maya M. Caroll. Athanasia Kanellopoulou, Angelika Thiele Thursday, 2 November 2017 at 8.30 pm " This residency is a meeting point between three dance artists, teachers, passionate students of life and art. The...

16/09/2017 Strengthen – Impact – Imagine

EDN is one of the most important European Dance Networks and supports a broad range of projects for dance professionals and amateurs as well (local communities, school pupils etc). DDRC is founding member of the Network since 2009, a partnership built on the ground of the...

13/06/2017 Visit of Cesc Casadesus at Duncan Dance Center

Visit of Cesc Casadesus at Duncan Dance Center Saturday 10 July 2017 Delighted by the presence of Cesc Casadesus at the Duncan Dance Center, who stressed the importance of long-term partnerships, confidence, concern for the artistic community and support of artistic creation. Cesc is the new director...