Guest Choreologist (2017)
Katia Savrami , Choreologist, holds an MA and PhD from the Laban Centre, City University London. She is Assistant Professor at the Department of Theatre Studies, University of Patras, Greece. Her publications include books in Greek and in English: Ancient Dramatic Chorus through the Eyes of a Modern Choreographer, Zouzou Nikoloudi (due to published by Cambridge Scholars, in 2016) and articles including a recent one titled: Does dance matter? The relevance of dance technique in professional actor training published in 2016 by: Research in Dance Education, DOI: 10.1080/14647893.2016.1208647.Katia worked at the State School of Dance and the professional dance school of National Opera in Athens, Greece and has contributed as a writer and critical reader at the Open University of Patras. She is a member of the International Editorial Board of Research in Dance Education Journal, published by Taylor and Francis Group UK. and Editor-in-Chief of Choros International Dance Journal. Recently she was a visiting professor at the University of Surrey, UK.