Marianna Nikolaou

Marianna Nikolaou is a Greek poet, writer and creative writing and theatre-in-education animator for children and adults, holding creativity workshops and groups.

She has published a number of poems in Greek and international literary magazines, and has been awarded several prizes in literary contests for her short stories, poems and fairytales.

She is a PhD candidate on ancient Greek drama and its modern applications in today's education. Having also studied English and European literature and culture, applied drama, singing as well as cinema language through intertextuality and experiential learning, she is currently exploring a new way to make ends meet in a form of poetic performance.