EMKETHI organized a workshop on “Theater, Young Audience, Entertainment, Education” on Saturday, September 23, from 10:00 to 13:00 at Topos Allou Theater. During the workshop, experiences were examined and presented, the placement of the problems faced by the children’s theater, the selection criteria, but also the quality of the services offered by the theaters, the exploration of the methods of selection of performances and the contribution to the development the relationship between schools, teachers and business.
The subjects were:
- Theater for young audiences. Shaping the audience of tomorrow
- Theatrical treatment in the context of aesthetic treatment
- Criteria for the selection of theatrical performances by teachers (qualitatively economic)
- Small productions – overproductions
Speakers: Kostas Georgousopoulos Educator – theater critic – writer, Takis Tzamargias – Educator / Director member of the Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and Industry and members of EMKETHI Nikos Kamtsis – Director Theater of Aircraft, Mary Razi – actor of the Children’s Stage Proba, and Ntonto Santoriniou – stage theater of Fournos.
There followed interventions of theater people who have been successfully active in children’s theater as well as members of Children’s Theaters and Teachers.
The workshop was dedicated to the memory of the dear actor, director and writer Dimitris Seitani, a founding member of EMKETHI, who devoted his life to the children’s theater.