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Home Paros Life - Current Issue Backissue Nr. 95
  Nr. 95 - August 2006
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What’s on in August

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For events marked (#), contact Irini Kyriazanou or Marina Stergiou of DEPAP at Paros Town Hall (22840-22860) for further info.

For the Music Dance Group of Naoussa contact 22840-52284, email parofolk@otenet.gr and the Folkdance Group of Naoussa 22840-52971, email paros-dance@acn.gr.

For activities and workshops at Tao’s contact 22840-28882, email taos@taos-greece.com or see webpage www.taos-greece.com.

For Nostos Theatre: Costas on 22840-42606, 693-2464204, www.nostos-studios.gr.



until 6 Aug - photo exhibition at the Anemomylos Gallery, Angeria. Info: 22840-91069.

until 6 Aug - exhibition of Gisele A. Lubsen (photography) & Anne Moses (painting) at the Aegean Center for the Fine Arts, Paroikia. Open 8-11pm. Info: 22840-23287.

until 16 Aug - Nakis Tastsioglou (sculpture) & Stergios Stamos (painting) exhibition at the Apothiki Gallery, Paroikia. See page 11.

until 9 Aug - Varda exhibition at the orangedoor gallery, Paroikia. See page 10.

until 10 Aug - Afi exhibition at Pontoporos Gallery, Naoussa. See page 10.

until 3 Sep - “Paros Tora kai Panta” painting exhibition by Emmanuel Fokianos and Peter Seibt at the “Proto Dimotiko” school in the square of the Ekatontapiliani Church, Paroikia. Until 3 Sep. See page 9.

until end Sept - “Wherever, Whenever, Whatever” painting exhibition at Venus Art Gallery, Astir of Paros Hotel, Kolimbithres. Info: Mrs Michailidi on 22840-51976. See page 9.
until end Sept - Ingbert Brunk sculpture exhibition at Yria Workshop, Kostos. Info: 22840-29007.

until end Oct - Nakis Tastsioglou & Annita Xanthou exhibition at Fotis Art Café, Aghios Dimitris, Naoussa. Info: Fotis on 694-442-6431.


31 Jul - 4 Aug - Tai Chi week with Spiros Peristeris at Tao’s.

4-6 Aug - Thai massage bodywork workshop with Spiros Peristeris at Tao’s.

5 Aug - 9pm - performance by the Folkdance Group of Naoussa in the courtyard of the Panaghia Church, Naoussa.

5 Aug - 9.30pm - Festival in Aliki (Panigiri tou Sotiros) with music, fish & local wine.#

5 Aug - Theatre performance of “Don Quixote” by the Children’s Group of the National Theatre at the Municipal Athletic Field, Paroikia.#

6 Aug - 8.30pm - Transfiguration of Christ (Panigiri tou Sotiros) celebration takes place at the Kopelouzos Estate, Langeri, Santa Maria. Open for Paros citizens and guests of the Kopelouzos Family. Info: Antonis Koumoundouros 694-2053614.

6 Aug - 9pm - Festival (Panigiri tou Sotiros) in Papageorgi Stamenou Sq., Marpissa. Live traditional music, dancing and mezedes. Info: Anna 22840-41217.

6 Aug - 9pm - Classical music concert by the “Greek Trio” - Dimitris Photopoulos, flute, Paris Anastassiadis, viola & Apollon Kouskoumvekakis, guitar with works by Bach, C. von Weber, de Call, Beethoven, Piazzola, K. Kydoniatis & W. Matiegha at Nostos Theatre, New Golden Beach.

7-11 Aug - ‘Walking Through Walls’ workshop with Nissim Amon at Tao’s.

7-13 Aug - Presentantion of children’s games from all over the world at the port of Antiparos (time and exact location not yet decided). Info: Chrysoula 22840-61570.

8 Aug – 9pm - “Nightfall without Moon” A concert of compositions by A. Kaldara performed by Parian artists at the church of Saint George, Agkaria. #

8 Aug - Opening of exhibition of sculpture by Angeliki Vazevanidou at the Anemomylos Gallery, Agkaria. Until 31 Aug. #

9 Aug - 9pm - Full moon classical music concert by Dimitris Photopoulos, flute, Eftichia Martzoukou, oboe & Rita Stratigopoulou, cello with works by Haydn, C. Stamitz & F. Devienne at Nostos Theatre, New Golden Beach.

9 Aug - 9.30pm - an evening of music under the full moon on Drios Beach. #

11 Aug - 8.30pm - Opening of the exhibition by Giorgos Pergamalis at the orangedoor gallery, Paroikia. Until 31 Aug. See page 10.

11 & 12 Aug - 9pm - “All Blue” concerts by Yannis Parios at the Municipal Athletic Field, Paroikia. See page 1.#

11-17 Aug - Seminars by Kostas Georgiou on Cycladic marble sculpting and by Dimitris Dimitropoulos for intermediate level sculptors at the Perantinos Museum. Info: Evdokia Papouli 22840-23852, 693-750-4433.

12 Aug - 8pm - Opening of Anna Abariotou photography exhibition at Pontoporos Gallery, Naoussa. Until 23 Aug. See page 10.

12 Aug - 8.30pm - Piano concert by Mark Damisch at Hotel Paros Agnanti, Krios. See page 8.

13 Aug - 9pm - “Nightfall without Moon” concert at the amphitheatre, Lefkes. #

15 Aug - National holiday - Dormition & Assumption of the Virgin Mary (Koimisis tis Theotokou) and the biggest festival of the year on Paros. The evening service is followed by a procession through the streets of Paroikia accompanied by a naval band. Market stalls are set up on the streets and in the evening there is a parade of flare-lit fishing boats, a spectacular firework display and traditional Greek dancing. See Ekatontapyliani programme on page 9.#

16 Aug - 8pm - reception for “Oracle” exhibition at Holland Tunnel Gallery, Paroikia. Until 31 Aug. See page 10.

16 Aug - 9pm - “Let the Dance go on” celebration of traditional dances with the Paros Municipal Dance & Music groups and guest performers from Crete, featuring songs and dances from Paros, Crete and Pontos. Manto Mavrogennos Square, Paroikia. #

16 Aug - Opening of exhibition of painting by Elena Zantreiko at Ag. Athanasios Hall, Naoussa. Until 31 Aug.#

18 Aug - 9pm - Classical music concert by Dimitris Kotronakis, guitar & Aris Tsakalis, cello with works by Ravel, Albeniz, Villa-Lobos, Gnattali and others at Nostos Theatre, New Golden Beach.

18 Aug - 9pm - “Nightfall without Moon” concert at Molos Beach, Marmara. #

19 Aug - Traditional festival “Karavola” with island music and local delicacies. Next to the Koinotita, Lefkes. #

19 Aug - 9pm - “Boite Evening” with well-loved old Greek songs by Parian singers in Naoussa. #

19-29 Aug - open sunrise and sunset concerts at Tao’s.

20 Aug - 9pm - “Boite Evening” with well loved old Greek songs by Parian singers in Prodromos. Info: Erato 22840-42579.

20-26 Aug - Hatha Yoga workshop by Oona Giesen in Aliki. Info: 22840-92042 or see http://www.yoga-paros.com.

20-22 Aug - ‘Creative Journeys’ workshop with Robert Norton & Helen Allen at Tao’s. See page 20.

21 Aug - 8.30pm - Anthology of Parian poets at the Amphitheatre, Paroikia. #

22 Aug - musical event with dance performances in Naoussa. #

22 Aug - 8pm - Opening of IPAC (International Paros Art Circle) exhibition at Apothiki Gallery, Paroikia. Until 7 Sept. See page 11.

23-25 Aug - ‘Buddhism, Zen and Freedom’ workshop with Nissim Amon at Tao’s.

23 Aug - 9pm - A colourful festival with a procession of boats bearing torches is held in the harbour of Naoussa to celebrate the Enneamera and the “Pirate Festival”. Live music & dancing, local food & wine.#

24 Aug - 8pm - IPAC meeting at Ambrosia Restaurant, Livadia, Paroikia. Info: Peter on 22840-23368.

24 Aug - Concert by Pantelis Thalassinos at the harbour of Naoussa. #

25 Aug - Evening of music on Logaras Beach. #

25 Aug - 8.30pm - Shadow theatre performance “Karagiozis” by Thiaso Athanasiou in Naoussa Square.#

26/27 Aug - festival of St. Fanarios, Ambelas.

26 Aug - 5.30pm - Lefkes Games bowling tournament and obstacle race. #

26 Aug - 8pm - Opening of Yorgos Koutsonasios painting exhibition at Pontoporos Gallery, Naoussa. Until 10 Sept. Info: Amelia on 697-384-7138. See page 10.

26 Aug - 8.30pm - Shadow theatre performance “Karagiozis” by Thiaso Athanasiou at the Amphitheatre, Paroikia. #

27 Aug - 8.30pm - Shadow theatre performance “Karagiozis” by Thiaso Athanasiou in the main square, Kostos. #

27 Aug - 9pm - performance by the Folkdance Group of Naoussa in the courtyard of the Panaghia Church, Naoussa.

27-29 Aug - ‘Creative Journeys’ workshop with Robert Norton & Helen Allen at Tao’s. See page 20.

28 Aug - Local Festival of Saint Ioannis, Naoussa. Live music and snacks. #

28 Aug - 8.30pm - Shadow theatre performance “Karagiozis” by Thiaso Athanasiou in Papagiorgis Stamena Square, Marpissa.#

28 Aug - Grand Vespers at the Monastery of St Ioannis Kaparos, Lefkes. #

29 Aug - Local Festival of Saint Ioannis, Lefkes, with refreshments and music by the Paros Municipal Band. #

29 Aug - 8.30pm - Shadow theatre performance “Karagiozis” by Thiaso Athanasiou at the Archilochos Middle School, Marmara.#

30 Aug - 8.30pm - Shadow theatre performance “Karagiozis” by Thiaso Athanasiou in Prodromos.#

31 Aug - 8.30pm - Shadow theatre performance “Karagiozis” by Thiaso Athanasiou at the Amphitheatre, Lefkes.#

31 Aug - 9pm - “Boite Evening” at Saint George Church, Agkaria.#

and in September...

1-15 Sep - NOP (Paros Nautical Club) local swimming championships and regional sailing competition.

1 Sep - 8.30pm - Shadow theatre performance “Karagiozis” by Thiaso Athanasiou in Aspro Chorio. #

2 Sep – Opening of Costas Aggelakis painting exhibition at the
orangedoor gallery, Paroikia. Until 1 Oct. See page 10.

2 Sep - 8.30pm - Shadow Theatre performance “Karagiozis” by Thiaso Athanasiou at Saint George Church, Agkaria.#

3 Sep - Traditional celebration in honour of the construction of the new garbage disposal plant (XYTA) with Parian artists at the old Marathi primary school.#

3 Sep - 9pm - performance of traditional dances from the Cyclades and other parts of Greece by the Music Dance Group of Naoussa in the courtyard of the Panaghia Church, Naoussa. Info: 22840-52284.

4-8 Sep - ‘Walking Through Walls’ workshop with Nissim Amon at Tao’s.

4-9 Sep - “The Socrates Dialogues” Lodewijk De Raet Foundation-Belgium workshop at Apothiki Gallery, Paroikia. Info: 22840-25197.

and throughout August:

Orthodox Church Services at the Ekatontapyliani - daily 7.30am Orthros (matins) & Esperinos (vespers) 7pm. Sun 8am Liturgy (main service). Info: 22840-21243.

Christian fellowship - in homes, Sundays 10-12am. Songs/hymns, videos in English, Bible reading in English, German, French, Dutch/Flemish. Info: 22840-42358.

Catholic Mass - 7pm every Sunday with Father Manolis Remondos from Naxos at at Ag. Antonios (Franco Monastery), Paroikia. Info: 22850-22470. Also at 7pm in English & German at Ag. Giorgios, Naoussa. Info: 697-572-7326. See www.geocities.com/catholicparos.

Tai Chi classes, Zazen, Zen lessons, Yoga and evening sessions with Zen Master Nissim Amon. Info: 22840-28882 and see www.taos-greece.com.

“Groovy Sundays” every Sunday at 7pm sunset free dance celebration with live percussion at Taos. Info: 22840-28882.

Punda Beach - live music, bands, promotions and "happenings". Info: 22840-41717 and see www.pundabeach.gr.

Live Soul, Jazz, Pop & Rock Music at the Lake Music Café, Drios every Weds or Sat at 9.30pm with Dimitris Papanastasiou (piano), Makis Anastasopoulos (saxophone) and Evgenia Papanastasiou (voice). Info: 22840-43470.

Live Jazz at Pebbles Bar, seafront Paroikia every Thursday and Friday at 11pm with Dutch singer Helen Schuettevaer and friends. A jam session is planned for one weekend in August (dates not yet finalized, so call Dimitris at 22840-22283 for info).

Aqua-aerobics classes for women at Silver Rocks Hotel, Golden Beach, morning & afternoon daily. Info: Andriani Louka 22840-28748.

Swimming & sailing lessons for kids - organized by NOP (Navtikos Omilos Parou). Info: 22840-21800, www.parosnc.gr.

Swimming, kayaking & windsurfing lessons for kids - organized by Dolphins Nautical Club at Golden Beach. Info: 22840-42900, 693-2737376.

Sea Discovery Trips exploring marine life in touch-tanks, beachcombing, seabed exploration by snorkelling & diving for adults, families and children. Sea & scuba diving excursions, marine ecology courses, underwater photography & maritime archaeology. Info at Aegean Diving College, Golden Beach, tel: 22840-43347, 693-2289649 or see www.octopuseatrips.com.


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