In the neighborhood of Kerameikos
September 29th – October 8th, 2017
opening party: September 28th, 2017
open call for participations
let’s take art in our hands!
The multicultural group of art Fabrica Athens and Technohoros Fabrica co-organize the 5ο handmade & recycled theater festival that was spread out on the map of Athens, in Kerameikos area, multiplying the artistic creation also in other art and communication spaces of the neighborhood!
In the open to everybody neighborhood of Kerameikos, the artistic acts will take place in the spaces of Technohoros Fabrica, Modernoi Kairoi Drama School, Rhythm Hoppers Dance Lab and Puroliki café-restaurant.
The festival insists on the idea of collectiveness, self-organization and gathering of independent creators and aspires to host artistic acts that will show their work and will bring them into contact with other artists who have a common way of thinking, perception and creation.
The aim of the festival is mainly the promotion of artistic creations of independent productions, characterized by the handmade and recyclable nature, but also by the open participation of the inhabitants of Athens in the creation and the experience.
For over four years, the festival has hosted more than 40 forms of expression and artistic creation: Proza, Musical Theater, Performance, Music Performance, Site specific performance, Body Theater, Street Theater, Kid’s Theater, Improvisation, Standup comedy, Bar theater, Forum theater , Narration, Theatrical Reading, Contemporary Dance, Dance, Jazz Dance, Concerts, Dj sets, Musical Films, Long Films, Short Films, Documentary, Painting, Collage, Video art screenings, Site specific art, Video Performance, Video dance, Skype performance, Shadow Theater, Puppet Theater, Circus, Acrobatic, Aerial Skills, Juggler, Clown, Jewel, Mask, Doll, Garment, DIY Constructions, Workshop, Creative Work with kids, Seminars, Lectures.
Submissions of participations of artistic groups or independent artists will be made online at http://www.fabricaathens.gr/festival/apply, which will be available from June 20th to July 30th, 2017.
- The participation is totally free and includes sufficient rehearsals in the spaces where the actions will be presented.
- All submissions will be notified of their participation or not by August 10th, 2017.
- There will be a competitive part for the theatrical performances by public vote. The first three awards will be offered free hosting at Technohoros Fabrica for a specific number of shows after the festival’s end.
- Modernoi Kairoi: http://modernoikairoi.gr
- Rhythm Hoppers: http://rhythmhoppers.com
- Puroliki: https://www.facebook.com/Puroliki