If you come to study in the U.S., you'll find that this is the time of year when college students — and much of the rest of the country — becomes obsessed with March Madness, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Basketball Championship. It lasts from mid-March to early April.
A major collaboration between NEON and MAI (Marina Abramović Institute) will take place in Athens this March. The six-week program will comprise a participatory project for the public based on theAbramović Method, in conjunction with a parallel program of Performance and Immaterial Art called NEON-MAI Lab.
Ambassadors and members of the diplomatic corps from Australia, Austria, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Ireland, Japan, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mexico, Slovakia, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America performed on stage to support the work of SOS Children's Villages throughout Greece.
For the fourth year, the Onassis Cultural Centre brings contemporary dance to high schools with the educational programme for teenagers I Dance Therefore I Communicate. Its aim is to nurture and boost creativity, self-confidence, and collaboration, and thus the communication between students through dance.