Merry Crisis and a Happy New Fear
Unfortunately the tonight's performance (22/12/2012) has been canceled. Etheatre apologises for the inconvenience this may have cause to you. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Performers: Ann Cross & Tom Mangan
Director/Researcher: Christina Papagiannouli
To participate, all you need is a standard web browser with the Flash player plugin and broadband internet connection. Then on the performance day go to the schedule page ( http://water-wheel.net/taps/dock/314) and click the grey “ENTER” button (right-up on your screen) at the correct time to enter the performance. Type a nickname and take active part to the performance...
On 6 December 2008, the policeman Epaminondas Korkoneas killed Alexandros Grigoropoulos, a 15-year-old student, in Exarcheia district of central Athens. The unjust murder of the young student by police resulted in large protests and demonstrations, which escalated to widespread rioting, with hundreds of rioters damaging property and engaging riot police with Molotov cocktails, stones and other objects. A new wish jumped up from the ashes of those nights, “Merry Crisis and a Happy New Fear”, opening the Pandora’s box of the Greek economy and the unstable political situation of the country.