ANAVRA is an improvisational a solo performance by Eirini Apostolatou. It explores deeper the themes of self existence, inheritance, self discovery and the human’s inner essential and natural sexuality. This solo conveys an innate feeling that gushes out within oneself.
Eirini Apostolatou graduated from the National School of Dance, Athens, with postgraduate studies at JV2. As a dancer she has collaborated with Cirkus Cirkör, Jasmin Vardimon Company, Royal Opera House London, Rootlessroot, Anton Lachky, Out of Order, Christine Gouzelis & Paul Blackman, David Lloyd, Maria Lappa, and others. She presented her work “Cells” supported by the Public Benefit Corporation on the Municipality of Patras, "Articulated Dynamics" in Kalamata Dance Festival, "Fission" in PAF & DLR. “I Want To Show You Something” at Deltebre Dance Festival and Les Rencontres De Monthelon. Her work “Phaedra”, presented at Camden Fringe London, Platform Theatre, Conference and Cultural Centre Patras, Burgos and was selected as a solo project at SEAD. “Meeting Point” was presented at the Canvas & Postcards and Resolution festivals, “Sway” at Lab the Dance, and “Duet” at Vereniging Poortgebouw 8. She was artistic advisor and choreographer for Enheduanna, which toured in Palestine and Serbia. She is now working as a choreographer in the Municipality & Regional Theatre of Patras and preparing a new solo work “ANAVRA”.
Eirini is the artistic director of Art Evolution & Patras Art Festival.
Concept - Choreography - Performance: Eirini Apostolatou
Music: Kostantis Papakonstantinou
Scenography - Costume design: Eirini Apostolatou
Photo credits: Katerina Kouka