is a dancer and performance artist from Athens, Greece. She completed her higher education at the Kapodistrian Athens University (Department Sports&Science), the Greek State School of Dance and the Rallou Manou Professional School of Dance in Athens. In 2004, Koula Pratsika Foundation, an institution which assists talented dancers to further explore and develop their artistic and dancing experience, honored her with its annual scholarship.
She started her professional dance career in Athens, with the Hellenic Dance Company (the formal dance company of the Greek State School of Dance) in repertories of major choreographers like Martha Graham, José Limon, Pascal Rioult, Jasmin Vardimon and others. Later she travelled to Germany, starting her dance exploration as a free-lance performer and artist.
Till now, she has performed with several dance companies and in many theaters and festivals in Europe, with occasional extensions in S.America and S.Korea. Some of them count the Semperoper Dresden, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Staatsoper Berlin, Salzburg Osterfestspiele, Staatstheater Kassel, Granhøj Dans, Sasha Waltz & Guests, Renato Zanella, Aalto Musiktheater Essen, Athens & Epidavrus Festival, Satu Tuomisto and many others.
Slippering in and out of the choreography field, she has created several pieces shown in Berlin, Athens, Syros, Zürich, Brandenburg, Chania and Gran Canaria.
Teaching wised, she is in close collaboration with the Stage School Zürich where she gives trainings that lead to public presentations in the frame of formed choreographies. She has given trainings in other studios as well, like Valve cultural center in Oulu-Finland, Danceworks Berlin, Greek State School of Dance and Motionstudio Berlin.