Despina is a Berlin-based artist, who works in the fields of theatre, dance and performance with a commitment to creating new and original work. She develops her pieces using experimental and research-based working processes. Thematically, she draws on contemporary sociopolitical issues and daily life. She has a special interest in the performer-audience relationship, as well as in new technologies and their potential in creating fictive stage realities. She also creates performances and artistic interventions for the public space. She studied Theatre and acting in Athens,Greece. As a performer she has undergone further training with Eugenio Barba and Odin Teatret in Denmark.
She is a member of LAFT Berlin e.V.