With the momentum of the most successful events of recent years, in all the big cities from where the previous days passed, its floodlights 47th KNE Festival – “Driver” light up now in Athens, where the events will culminate, illuminating his call: “To live, to dare, to move forward – For the society of real freedom, Socialism!”
From the day after tomorrow, Thursday 23 September, opens its gates in the Environmental Awareness Park “Antonis Tritsis”, in Ilion, which for three days will be filled with a wealth of events, concerts, discussions, exhibitions, etc.
On Saturday, September 25, at 20.30, is the big political gathering, where the Secretary of the Central Committee of the KNE, Nikos Ambatielos, addresses, and the Secretary General of the Central Committee of the KKE, Dimitris Koutsoumbas, will speak.
Also, the entire third day of the Festival, on Saturday, September 25, will be dedicated to Mikis Theodorakis, the great creator who “passed away”.
The whole program in detail at the Athens Festival is as follows:
Thursday 23 September
- main stage
-21.30 “How can I be silent …” Orchestration: Giannis Papazachariakis. Take part: Christos Thivaios, Violeta Ikari, Andrianna Babali, Costas Triantaphyllidis. Narration: Costas Kazakos.
-23.00 “Poetry in Mikis’s songs” Concert – tribute with George Dalaras. With him Violeta Ikari and Aspasia Stratigou.
-21.00 Concert with Fotini Velesiotou.
-22.30 Pontian feast with them “Led Seftelin”.
-00.00 Traditional feast with them Petrolouka Chalkia and Giannis Litsios.
- STUDENT HALL
-20.00 Concert with student bands “ALEIA KLEJYDRA”, “Ylistis” and “QBX”.
-21.00 Stand up comedy with him Alexandros Maliatsi – Sala and the Floros CaveThe
-22.00 Hip hop live with them Drugitiz, Raibo, Retro (Rebellion Connexion), “Rhyme Riot”, Frank.
-23.00 Concert with them “Pulse R” (Panos Vitzilaios)The
-00.00 Concert with them “Sober in tuxedo”.
- TENT OF STUDENTS AND YOUNG EMPLOYEES
-21.30 Concert with them “Vostok Train”.
-22.00 Stand up comedy with him Christoforos ZaralikoThe
-23.00 Concert with Ioulia KarapatakiThe
- CULTURE HANGER
-19.15 “The days of the Commune” of Bertolt Brecht. Performance by the theatrical team of KNE.
- STUDENT HALL
-20.00 Discussion: “Two years of pandemic: Has trust in science been lost?” I will speak: Kyriakos Ioannidis, member of the Central Committee of the KKE and head of the Department of Education of the Central Committee, George Sideris, member of the Central Committee of the KKE, head of the Department of Health of the Central Committee and a specialist doctor at the University General Hospital “Attikon”.
- HOME FOR YOUNG EMPLOYEES
-20.00 Discussion: “With our organization we block the law – abortion for Labor in every workplace”They will speak: Georgia Georgiadou, member of the Board of the Metal Association of Attica, Dina Gogaki, President of the Athens Chamber of Commerce, George of Crete, member of the Central Committee of the KKE, Markos Bekris, President of ENEDEP (COSCO), George Stefanakis, President of the Trade Union of Science – Tourism – Hotels of Attica. Coordinated by the journalist Sotiris BolakisThe
-19.30 Discussion entitled: “Afghanistan – 20 years later. A discussion that needs to take place! »The Introductory Speech will be given by Elisaio Vagena, member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Greece and head of the International Relations Department of the Central Committee. Interventions by: Nikos Papanastasi, lieutenant colonel e.a., member of the KKE, Katerina Geraki, Head of the Interdepartmental Committee of the JV for Refugees and Immigrants, Victoria Koutsi, member of the Central Committee of the KNE and head of the Committee of the Central Committee for Young Women and Young Couples.
-19.30 THE Semina Digeni will present her new book “Indexing”, published by “Modern Era”.
- SPORTS HALL
-19.30 Martial arts demonstrations: WUSHU (Tao Lu, Santa) from the Hellenic Federation Wushu – Kung Fu (Selected Team of trainers and athletes), TAI CHI CHUAN, from the Hellenic Academy Tai Chi Chuan of the Wu Family, KRAV IKA Athens Bushido Center, KATORI SHINTO RYU (Japanese Sword) from Athens Bushido Center, KAPOEIRA by the Abada Minotavros Team.
-19.00 We make toys from all over the world.
-19.00 Doll sock workshop with Irina BoykoThe
-20.00 A magic show for young and old with the magician TristanThe
-20.50 Karagiozis performance from the shadow theater “Thanasis Liounis”.