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

Nassia Choleva

Nassia Choleva

Drama pedagogue, PhD in School of Early Childhood Education, (S.E.C.Ed.), Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Nassia Choleva is a Drama/Theatre Studies graduate and holder of a master’s degree in Applied Drama. She works with people of different age groups as well as different learning, physical and other abilities, in formal and non-formal education. She also trains educators on the use of drama in teaching. She has written educational materials (individual and collective editions), resulting from Drama Education projects, to which she participated (planning and/or implementation) for TENet-Gr, Action Aid Hellas and UNHCR Greece. She has also participated in the board of experts of Institute of Educational Policy, for the Curricula of Arts and Culture of New School (2011). She has been serving TENet-Gr through different posts (Board of Directors, International Affairs, ‘education & theatre’ journal’, Projects Working Group etc). In collaboration with Nikos Govas, she created the Drama Education Project “it could be me; it could be you” for Human Rights & Refugees, which she currently serves as teacher trainer, project advisor and trainers training supervisor.