Irene Moundraki obtained a BA, an MA and a PhD from the Faculty of Theatre Studies at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. She also studied Arts at the University of Milan in Italy. She is Head of the Drama, Library, Archive and International Collaborations Departments of the National Theatre of Greece. She is also a visiting professor at the Departments of Theatre Studies of the Universities of Athens and the Peloponnese. She is the Founder and Head of the Greek Play Project (www.greek-theatre.gr) a dynamic platform for the promotion and study of contemporary Greek theatre as well as Vice President of the Hellenic Association of Theatre and Performing Arts Critics.