Dimitra Thomaidou was born in Serres, Greece.
She studied Theater and Philosophy at National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, in Dilos Drama School Academy and at Ioannina University (BA.); Theatre Dramaturgy at HfMT Hochschule für Musik & Theater in Hamburg (MA.) and, additionally, she holds a certification diploma of Cultural Manager from DAM Deutsche Akademie für Management. Throughout her studies -and afterwards, she has worked as an actress, dramaturg and director assistant in state theatres as well as in free scenes with various directors and ensembles. She has also participated in residencies in Las teouleres (France) and Tokalynga Theater Academy (Sweden), where she focused on improvisation performance.
Since 2013, she is based in Berlin and works in performing arts as a dramaturg, cultural & project manager and performer. Among other institutes, she collaborated with Akademie der Künste, Deutsche Oper Berlin, DOCK11, Volksbühne am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz and Ballhaus Naunynstraße.
She likes to explore human nature, to question and challenge herself and to share new ideas.