Dance in Revolutionary Rhythms, Events Series 2021


Friday, April 23, 2021, 7:00pm to 8:45pm


Online, Harvard Zoom


Dance in Revolutionary Rhythms


  • Vasso Barboussi, Professor Emerita Department of Theater Studies at the University of Peloponnese, on the topic of: "The Dancing Body as a Revolutionary Act"
  • Christos Papakostas, Assistant Professor of Greek Traditional Dance at National and Kapodistrian University of Athens & Coordinator of the Thematic Unit "Public and Private Life in Greece II: Modern Times" at the Hellenic Open University, on the topic of: "Philhellenic Choreographies. Travel Projections and Representations"
  • Irene Loutzaki, Dance Anthropologist, on the topic of: "The Dance of Zalongos, a Legend with Great Endurance"


Evangelos Katsarelis, Programs and Events Manager at the CHS Greece

Featured performance:

The event will feature a band that will perform live traditional songs, consisting of Yiannis Pavlopoulos (violin, singing), Konstantina Patsi (zither, singing), and Iordanis Kouzinopoulos (lute).




Municipality of Nafplio

The event will also be live broadcasted on the CHS Greece YouTube channel.