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The Woman of Zakynthos



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Dionysios Solomos: The Woman of Zakynthos
The Woman of Zakynthos : By Dionysios Solomos
GREECE
ATHENS  •  Peiraios 260  •  Ongoing
 
 

Dionysios Solomos: The Woman of Zakynthos

Adaptation – Direction – Set & Lighting Design: Demos Avdeliodis

In his first appearance at the Athens Festival, Demos Avdeliodis turns his hand to one of the most enigmatic texts by Dionysios Solomos. The poet steps out of the light to search through the darkness. Taking on the guise of a monk, he looks Evil straight in the eye without fear. Evil here is not something set apart: it is among us, within us. The poet’s Word, placed front and centre, is brought to life by Olia Lazaridou’s performance, which teases out hidden facets of the work.

Art Installation, Costume Design, Sculptures: Aristidis Patsoglou
 
Music: Vangelis Giannakis
 
Cast

Olia Lazaridou
Danae Roussou
Dimitra Kotidou
 
Musicians

Alexandros Avdeliodis, piano
Giannis Avdeliodis, mandolin, glockenspiel
Giannis Viliotis, mandolin, music effects programming
Myrto Gouziou, cello
Panos Dimitrakopoulos, qanun
Giannis Plagianakos, double bass – musical bow
Panagiotis Raptis, soprano saxophone



Athens and Epidaurus Festival 2013 Website



Detailed schedule information:
21h

Contact: Peiraios 260
260 Peiraios Street
Athens
Greece

Tel: (30) 210 92 82 900

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