The National Theater and the Hellenic Foundation for Culture, in the context of the recently signed memorandum of cooperation, collaborate for the dynamic promotion of theatrical education and classical letters, as the main axes of Greek culture.
The starting point of the collaboration is the co-organization of the International Conference on Ancient Drama, on “The concept of Moral Debt in the Ancient Greek Theater”, which will take place on September 23, 24 and 25, at the National (Ziller building-event hall).
At the three-day conference, distinguished and internationally renowned speakers from Greece and abroad will approach the time of Attic drama on an individual and collective level in terms of the fulfillment of moral duty.
The Scientific Committee of the Conference consists of: Nikos Koukis, president of EIP, Eri Kyrgia, artistic director of the National Theater, Sissy Papathanassiou, director of the Letters Department of the Ministry of Culture, Andreas Sideris, vice-president of EIP, Andreas D Dionysis Tselenti, member of the Board of Directors of EIP.
The speakers of the conference will highlight and analyze the ways in which the Attic drama, through the centuries, represents on stage the unceasing and painstaking struggle of man and city, on the one hand for the fulfillment of the moral duty and on the other hand for the conquest and the preservation of the vigilant and precious privileges of liberty and dignity of the individual.
The conference is attended by: Barbara Georgopoulou, Maria Georgousi, Ariadne Gartziou, Kaiti Diamantakou-Agathou, Dimitris Kanellakis, Despina Kosmopoulou, Ioannis Konstantakos, ‘Agis Marinis,’ Anna Mavroleon, Eidoros Paounas Pe Lambrinos Platypodis, George Sampatakakis, Manolis Stergioulis, Aikaterini Synodinou, Edith Hall.
Those interested can attend the conference in person, by registering at the email: [email protected] For those who attend the conference in person, strict order of priority will be observed with the obligatory presentation of a vaccination certificate or a certificate of illness or a certificate of a recent rapid test.
The live broadcast of the conference will be available on the livestream.n-t.gr page