Our Team

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Kristina Werner

Co-Founder, Concept and Facilitation

Over the past twelve years, Kristina has worked in participatory art projects with various people from diverse backgrounds. Kristina has the vision to bring all the necessary components for self-awareness and collaboration into this school, so that socially and artistically ambitious projects can happen.

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Aistė Ulubey

Co-Founder and Management

As the CEO of Artscape, Aistė has been constantly developing Lithuanian and international performing arts, educational and social initiatives. Through Aistė´s energy to be attentive to others and then be able to eloquently communicate what has been told, she connects the everyday with aesthetics.

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Nazha Harb

Concept and Facilitation

Nazha is a drama facilitator, teacher and actress, working in prisons and rehab centres using theatre as a tool for development. Her dedication for explanation is a gift for the Baltic Applied Theatre School as well as her energy in focusing on deeper levels.

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Ieva Šlechtavičiūtė

Communication and Social Media

A natural-born communicator, Ieva has her own style about expressing to the digital masses that is witty and inspirational. She has developed and managed PR and communication for the art and culture organizations and is an experienced project manager.

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Giedrė Putramentaitė

Organisation of Lithuanian Workshops

Giedrė´s energy to stir things up is exceptional and will benefit our search for inspiring environments to have our workshops at. Usually she manages projects, mostly new performing arts formats, or is active in culture policy making.

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Ilga Vālodze Ābele

Organisation of Latvian Workshops

When Ilga is not captivating us with her magical singing, she combines her organisational skills with experience and education in folklore. She does as well creative research for communities and applied theatre projects in Latvia.

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Ieva Niedre

Coordination in Latvia

Ieva´s enthusiastic, imaginative and professional way of working in cultural production brings immense joy in all collaborative endeavours. Over the last ten years she manages projects on local and European scale and since 2016 she is the chairwoman of Foundation Initium.

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Liia Kanemägi

Coordination in Estonia

Liia is an Estonian actress, director, drama teacher and applied theatre practitioner. Her reflective and thorough working methods helps the Baltic Applied Theatre School to clarify its mission and vision. Together we are searching for the Baltic way of Applied Theatre.