Celebrating Karolos Koun

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 10:30am

Exhibition and one-day conference

On Friday 22 September the APGRD will host an exhibition and one-day conference to celebrate the life of the Greek theatre director, Karolos Koun (1908-1987). The conference is co-organised with Dr Angeliki Varakis-Martin (University of Kent).

Confirmed speakers and chairs include:

Dio Kangelari (Thessaloniki)
Hans-Thiess Lehmann (Frankfurt am Main)
Fiona Macintosh (Oxford)
Platon Mavromoustakos (Athens)
Pantelis Michelakis (Bristol)
Eleni Papazoglou (Thessaloniki)
Giorgos Sampatakakis (Patras)
Gonda van Steen (Florida)
Oliver Taplin (Oxford)
Angeliki Varakis-Martin (Kent)
Helen Varopoulou (Berlin)

The exhibition is to be curated by the set and costume designer, Dionysis Fotopoulos.


Registration costs £20 (£10 concession) - this includes lunch, refreshments, and a drinks reception. There will be an optional conference dinner at an additional cost of £35.

Registration will open shortly - please check back.

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