Yannis Momtsios

Giannis Momtsios is a graduate of the department of English language and literature (Aristotle university of Thessaloniki) and of Business administration of the American College of Thessaloniki. He is self-taught in seven musical instruments i.e. flute, guitar, piano, lute, tympani, pipe and glockenspiel. He has attended seminars on acting, speech training, mimicry, creation and vivification of puppet etc. He participated in various theatrical teams of the Aristotle university by creating music for theatrical performances and taking part in directing. Giannis cooperated with the art theatre “Aktis Aeliou” taking part in musico-theatrical performances as a musician-actor. He wrote music for theatrical performances of Aktis Aeliou, Eclipsis Group Theater, Drasis team Ano Throsko and others. He is a founding member of the puppet theatre company “Redicolo”, and since 2011 he has been working on puppet creation, directing, music composition, and encouragement for the performances of the theatre company. In addition to these, Giannis is a teacher of English, translator, sound engineer, and a video and music producer.