International Dance Day - Dance Battle
"Dance is a rebellion – a personal rebellion that releases the body, setting in motion unknown forces that lead us to happiness." Konstantinos Rigos, Artistic Director, GNO Ballet
Fluxum Foundation and Flux Laboratory Athens celebrate the International Dance Day* with their first collaboration with The Greek National Opera Ballet and the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center.
Open classes of ballet, salsa, flamenco, tango, capoeira, Greek dance, battles, improvisation, lectures and performances by dance companies will be held in different SNFCC areas from early in the morning to midnight, in a daylong marathon of dance events.
Fluxum Foundation and Flux Laboratory Athens is thrilled to invite swiss dancer Valmira Rexhepi with her team from Thessaloniki to animate a dance battle from 7.30 pm to 8pm.
Admission to all the day's activities is free, except for the scheduled performance From Russia with Loveat Stavros Niarchos Hall.
*Introduced in 1982 by UNESCO’s International Dance Council, International Dance Day is celebrated every year on 29 April.
Agora of Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center
5.30pm - 6.15pm
With the support of