WORD MARCH is the name of the piece to be presented at the Cyprus Dance Platform on March 4th. It is going to be a shorter version of a longer piece premiering in May. It's a duet and it's an audible choreography.
JAKATOUMBA will be presented in Nicosia this Spring. More information soon.
Epidaurus theatre will be visited again by Lia Haraki in collaboration with director Aris Biniaris for the tragedy 'The Persians' in a production by THOC (Cyprus National Theatre company)
Standup Performance Workshop will be announce soon as part of the Dance House Lemesos workshop series
We are letting go of a very fruitful and inspiring year!
-The Performance Shop was selected as one of 25 best practices in the EDN (European Dancehouse Network) in a conference and research with the theme HOW TO MAKE DANCE RELEVANT. See a summarized catalogue here
- Plan B a solo by Lia Haraki was especially made for the opening of the new theatre POLIS in Nicosia as part of NIMAC (Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre) on December 14th. A theatre for performing and visual Arts.
-JAKATOUMBA a dance theatre performance for children premiered on October 23rd at the Rialto theatre. Lia Haraki presented her first production for a childrens’ audience, where movement, music and vocal sound created a perfectly functional universe, without the use of text. Read more here
-TUNE IN continued its tour for the 4th year at HALLE 14 in Leipzig Germany at the Terra Mediterannea-IN ACTION Exhibition. Read more here
-Rewriting Limassol was the name of the piece that was presented at the Summer Site specific festival in Limassol. It was part of the 'Rewriting Distance' practise of Canadian choreographer Lin Sneling and Belgian dramaturge Guy Cools. Artists Arianna Marcoulides and Lia Haraki joined them on site during July. Read more here
-DROPS OF PEACE that was created within the frame of the European Programme 'The Underwater Heart of the Mediterranean' was presented at the 22nd Kalamata International festival on July 19th and 20th. Read more here
-TRUTH WELL FAKED was performed originally by Lia Haraki and Marios Ioannou at the dance platform in March and after as a solo at the Old Vinegar Factory as part of the Yard Residency 2016. During the residency the artist had the chance to rework the piece and present a longer version of to the sound of Christos Hadjichristou. Read more here
-Stand Up PerformDance workshop took place in May at the Dance House Lemesos read more here
-Falling in Art was the name of the talk Lia Haraki gave about her work in the frame of the Choreocut programme of the Dance House Lemesos.