Iphigenia Taxopoulou is a founding member and General Secretary of the European theatre network mitos21. She is also an Associate of Julie’s Bicycle, the UK based charity, bridging environmental sustainability and the creative sector. She has served as Associate General Secretary of the International Association of Theatre Critics, as cultural advisor to the Speaker of the Hellenic Parliament and has collaborated as a dramaturg, artistic advisor and international projects manager with theatres, festivals and cultural institutions in Greece and abroad. Over the past few years she has also been working extensively as an expert consultant and lecturer in the field of culture and environmental sustainability.
She holds a degree in Philology & Modern Greek Studies, as well as an MA in Cultural Management & Theatre Criticism. She is currently writing a book, The Practitioner’s Handbook of Sustainable Theatre, which will be published by Methuen Drama (Bloomsbury Publishing).