Dancer in 'The Crater', a performance practice in Athens, 2020


Being together apart: the hollowing of the post-quarantine public

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A dancer in The Crater public performance practice, Athens 2020. Photo © Chrysanthi Badeka

A public performance ‘practice’ in Athens responded to the coronavirus crisis – but did ‘The Crater’ rethink or recreate its underlying conditions?


Following the unprecedented lockdown due to the coronavirus outbreak, performance artists and more specifically dancers were faced with the irreducible and urgent question: ‘what to do with our bodies?’ When…

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