Athens International Conference 2018
Theatre/Drama and Performing Arts in Education
Utopia or Necessity?

Hellenic Theatre/Drama & Education Network (TENet-Gr) in the 20th anniversary of its foundation (1998-2018), in partnership with the International Drama/Theatre & Education Association (IDEA) and in collaboration with a number of academic, professional and artistic institutions in Greece and abroad, is organizing the 8th Athens International Conference on Theatre and Performing Arts in Education.

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Invited speakers - Paper contributors - Workshop facilitators

Cheung Kung-Man-Matthew

PhD Candidate at Monash University, Hong Kong

Kung-Man-Matthew Cheung is a PHD Candidate at Monash University, Hong Kong.  His field of research is drama pedagogy and language acquisition. In 2003, he abandoned the utopian Sunshine Coast in Australia, where he worked as a formal secondary drama teacher, for the hustle and bustle of Hong Kong. He is the director of “Dramatic English” and producer for DEER theatre. He writes curriculum and produces theatre and drama workshops for students to improve their command of English language. He consults with secondary, primary and kindergartens and provides teacher training workshops onhow to use Drama to enhance language acquisition. He has participated in conferences and published papers and books in this field.