Cyprus : Tiresias

An exploration of the complex nature of the mythical character of Tiresias through information we already know about him and hypothetical actions that might take place in a closed room. The character compromises with his blindness and his sexuality and co-exists with a shadow, and an empty chair.

A meditation in the form of dance about antiquity, modernity and the immanent ambiguity of existence. The piece grows as a guide through a process that starts from the animal and the irrational, and later becomes human, where the past and the future meet in a recollection of our own actual dimension.

Direction, Choreography, Costumes & Set Design: Michalis Theophanous
Original Music: Dickie Landry & Giwrgos Poulios
Sound Editing: Stephanos Droussiotis
Choreographic Advisor: Georgia Tegou
Performer: Michalis Theophanous
Production Μanager: Nikolas Louka
Lighting and Sound: Bruce Sharp
Set and Costumes Designed in collaboration with: Mayou Trikerioti
Lighting Design in collaboration with: Mike Toon & Adrienne Ming

1st Nicosia International Festival

(in Greek)



Monday, October 21st, 2019
Time: Starts at 20:30


Mouseiou Avenue 4
Nicosia, Nicosia 1097, Cyprus
Phone: 22797979


€12 / €10 (students,pensioners)

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