Evi Koroni — Born on December 9, 1989 in Kavala, Greece as Evangelia Koroni.
After the school Evi Koroni moved on from her birthplace in Thessaloniki where studied acting on theater at the “Vasilis Diamantopoulos Drama School”. Since the beginning of her studies, she had started to work as an author. Poems and articles of Evi published at many blogs and newpapers of the town.
Since 2013, she maintains a steady presence in the theater scene as an actress and as assistant director on many projects on theater. She has collaborated with theatrical teams in Thessaloniki, Athens and Kavala.
Then, in 2014, she returned for two years to her hometown, Kavala.
Along with her performances, she began to teach theater in children's groups in the city. An important step for Evi was the one year of volunteering work at the Specialized Center for the Social and Professional Integration of People with Disabilities "Agia Marina" in Kavala, where she gave theatrical courses to children with Down and Autism syndrome (2014). On January 2017, for the first time presenced on stage a theater performance with her texts. Evi, on January 2017 published her first book. A special -short- book. A monology. A poerty collection. So, her book transfered on stage at the theater Tempus Verum en Athenais (Athens, Greece) directed by the Greek actress and director Christina Rapti earning very good reviews.
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Evi has directed and written two scripts for short films. Her movies have traveled to international film festivals around the world. Evi like to work on social issues so, her scripts (and her poems) are based on those topic. Evi's second short movie is a short movie about the homophobic and based on the "Corrective rape". The movie has won an award, six official selections in film festivals and will presenting at University General Hospital of Thessaloniki AHEPA.
“Compagne Des Morts” by George Louridas, Greek-French long movie, 2017 (script girl)
“The crack“ by Korina Gioti, short movie, 2017 (actress)
“The Spectator” by Thodoris Vournas, short movie, 2016 (asst actress)
“The Correction” by Evi Koroni, short movie, 2016 (director/writer)
“Stop” by Evi Koroni, short movie, 2014 (director/writer)
Evi has took part in a Tv series "Αρχαίων Δράμα” at National Tv Channel of Greece. A tv show about the Greek Tragedy. Older people of Greek theater stage meet young actors and talk about the Greek old theater (Greek Tragedy).
Evi has worked on radio too... with her shows to focus on cultural issues but also socially (issues of racism and about homophobia).
Evi's short movies won many "Official Selection" on International Film Festivals around the world and an award on July, 2016 for the short movie "The Correction". The first award for her as a film director.
Name: Evi Koroni
Lives in: Athens, Greece
Company: Actress, Poet, Writer
Occupation: Actor, Screenwriter, Film/theatre Journalist and Assistant Director
BEST LGBT FILM on Direct Monthly Online Film Festival
School of Drama Art "Vassilis Diamantopoulos"
Acting and Improvisation Workshop - Physical Theatre (method Lecoq Jacques with Costa Filippoglou.
Seminar on the In-your-face Theatre (Crave and 4.48 Psychosis of Sarah Kane).