Simona Semenič

Country: 
Slovenia
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SIMONA SEMENIĆ is a dramatist and author of theatre performances. Her texts have won her three national Grum Awards and her dramas have received numerous awards and accolades both in Slovenia and abroad, where her texts are regularly staged.

She performed and directed her own productions (I, Victim.; Do Me One More Time; 43 Happy Ends; Kapelj and Semenič Under Construction; Semenič and Bulc For Sale, the second time) and the performances of PreGlej group (9 Easy Pieces, This Is Me And What Are You). Her first collaboration with the City of Women goes back to 2005, when she served as dramaturge of the A.C.T. Metelkova project, directed an adaptation of the performance piece Endless Medication in 2006, wrote and performed I, Victim. in 2007, and in 2014 returned with a solo performance the second time, which is a sequel of her first solo (I, VIctim.).