sanya tsekov studied chinese at the university of belgrade. she continued her research on asian performing arts after moving to china in 2007, where she studied kun opera, one of the oldest stage arts in chinas, under yu yanmin and jin jiakun.

she has been giving theater workshops for children and teenagers since 2005 and organizes projects in the cultural field. sanya is responsible for the cie. toula limnaios’ touring and cooperations since october 2015.