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

Chatzigeorgiou Melina

Drama teacher, Greece

Melina Chatzigeorgiou is a drama teacher with a B.A. in Early Childhood and Elementary Education and an M.A. in Drama in Education. She has taught for 15 years at the School of Drama, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki two Process Drama courses. She has worked as drama teacher at state and public primary schools, at the Regional Theatre of Ioannina, at the “Children’s Home” of the National Theatre and at the National Theatre of Northern Greece. She has been involved with teacher training in the field of Drama and has taught at seminars organized by universities and various organizations such as the Hellenic Theatre/ Drama & Education Network, the Children’s Art Museum, Future Library, and others. She has devised and implemented drama education projects in museums and other organizations. She co-authored with AvraAvdi the books "The art of Drama in education. 48 proposals for drama workshops" (Metaixmio, 2007) and "When the teacher is in role.50 proposals for drama workshops with Teacher in Role" (Metaixmio, 2018).