Program Dance in the city

25.7 | 21:00

Kalamata Central Square

Petrina Giannakou


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About the performance

Petrina Giannakou’s There Is A Place talks about the desire to find places within the ‘here and now’, rooms within our memory, where the moving body can experience a series of events that dilate in time. 


  • Choreography & performance: Petrina Giannakou 
  • Music: Ori Lichtik (Half Life) & Caetano Veloso (It’s Α Long Way)


After graduating from the Rallou Manou Professional Dance School, Petrina Giannakou furthered her training at the Nod International Dance Program, exploring various movement approaches and company repertoire. She has been involved in projects with Iztok Kovač, Christos Papadopoulos, Iris Karayan, and Antonia Economou, among others, and in movement directing for theatrical plays. She is currently working alongside Koen Augustijnen and Rosalba Torres Guerrero (Siamese Cie).