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

Nikolopoulou Dimitra

Nikolopoulou Dimitra

Theatre/drama pedagogue, art historian, director, Greece

Dimitra Nikolopoulou holds a degree from the Communication and Mass Media Department of the National and Kapodestrian University of Athens, a degree from the History and Archaeology Department of the Athens School of Philosophy and a degree from the Department of Art History and Theory, Arts School of Athens. She is a graduate of the three –year program of Drama Pedagogy and Theatre Play of the “Day Theatre” in Athens. She has also completed the program “Drama education in K.E.K of Athens University. She is currently a postgraduate student of Acting and Directing at the Open University of Cyprus, at the same time attending the university program “Performance” at the University of Athens.  She has attended drama classes in Method Acting Center –Paris, La Fabrique, London International School Of Performing Arts (London, ),physical theatre at Duende School of Ensemble Physical Theatre, seminars on ancient Greek drama, kinesthetics, musical movement and drama therapy workshops. She has also attended seminars on stage design, puppet, mask and doll making. In 2014 she began exploring the field of site specific performance. She has worked with several documentary groups (Middle East etc.) She has been facilitating drama workshops for children, teenagers and adults since 2015, while being a regular staff member of the “Day Theatre”.