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

Polyviou Eleni

Polyviou Eleni

Greek language and literature teacher, drama facilitator, Cyprus

Eleni Polyviou has a Bachelor’s Degree on Greek Philology and a Master’s Degree on Applied Drama. She is currently a PhD candidate on Educational Sciences (Drama in Education). As a drama facilitator, she has applied a variety of theatrical pedagogical programs to children aged 3-18 in schools and organizations, while she has experience in Drama in education & community. She has facilitated drama workshops to teachers at the Theatrical Organization of Cyprus and participated as a researcher in the Pan-Hellenic Theatrological Congress 2017 entitled "Theatre and Otherness" as well as in the 3rd Pan-Hellenic Scientific Conference IAKE "Humanities, Education, Society and Political Education". She has also participated in programs of the Cyprus Youth Organization and other European programs. On a voluntary basis, she was been a member of the Playback Youth Theater group as a facilitator of applied drama, and has implemented workshops using drama as social intervention in Prison and young Offenders schools.