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Maria Koripas

Movement Director & Choreographer

Photo: Helen Murray

Photo:Kat Mahale

About Me
Photo: Merass Sadek
Photo: Kat Mahale




Independent movement director

and choreographer working in 

opera, dance, theatre and creative photography.

Maria embraces a  variety of approaches

 including Laban and somatic practice 

 to create physical language and expression with

'mesmerising power'.

She has trained dancers, actors, opera singers, musicians and teaches technique classes regularly.  As  founder and former director of the Contemporary Dance Programme at Birkbeck, University of London, she developed the pioneering part-time Higher Education Certificate awards, the  Foundation degree   and BA (Hons) degree

Photo Kat Mahale

What People Say

 The Girl with Glitter in her Eye

'cast members really shine in their physicality (bravo, movement director Maria Koripas)'

— JN Benjamin

The Stage

Photo Victoria Double
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