Ode to Woman
26 May 2023
Parnassos Literary Society
Plateia Karytsi 8, Athens
This event will only be available in the Greek language.
The Cultural and Prosperity Social Cooperative Enterprise CORNUCOPIA celebrates empowerment inspired by the life and work of the world’s favorite leading ladies including Cleopatra, Panagia, Hypatia, Cassiani, Joan of Lorraine, Catherine the Great, Marie Curie, Mother Theresa, Golda Meir, Indira Gandhi, Princess Diana, Maria Callas and Melina Merkouri.
The music will include selected songs from the Greek repertoire that are written by women.
The video wall will show works of art, film, ballet, performances and iconic interviews of contemporary women. Eleni Filini and Vangelis Douvalis will sing, Giorgos Schinas will play piano and accordion, Vassilis Rapsaniotis will play violin, with the storytellers Daizi Sebekopoulou and Giorgos Kakavas.
With the support of Parnassos Literary Society.
Start time: 19:30
Duration: 2 hours
In order to fill the positions, a priority order will be observed.
Closest Metro Station: Panepistimio
Metro to Venue: 4 minutes walking
Wheelchair Accessibility Yes