Born in Athens, she studied dance at Sofia’s Pancho Vladigerov Music Academy, receiving a degree in Ballet Technique/Teaching and a Master’s degree in Dance Composition. She continued studying modern dance in London (Jerwood Space, Greenwich Dance Agency, The Place) and New York (Movement Research, Dance Space Center). She experimented with kung fu, tai chi chuan, aikido, contact improvisation and yoga techniques and is a certified power pilates instructor. As a dancer, she has worked with Greek and foreign choreographers like S. Smailou, N. Zouka, S. Spiratou, Carol Brown, Marie Gabrielle Rotie et al. In 2010, she presented her first choreographic work entitled Pendulum.