Μaria Olon Tsaroucha is a pioneer in researching philosophical systems that study human nature, personal development and consciousness. She studied theater at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York (AADA) and sociology at Deree College, the American College of Greece. Sher specialized in Shakespearean repertoire and Stanislavsky method at the “Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Arts” in London. She has attended acting and film directing seminars with Mikhail Ilyenko, dean of the Kiev University of Cinema.
She is a member of the NAMA group of the Epi Kolono theater. For nine years she systematically participated in a group of creative writing, literature and Theory of Philosophy at the “Center for Creative Writing and Theater for Conflict Resolution” by the author and activist Christiana Lambrinidis. At the age of thirteen she had published her first book “First steps, first thoughts”. She was awarded by Antonis Samarakis and Costas Tachtsis, as the “youngest Greek writer”. He is the author of the book “Clear empty head” (Eridanus Publications).
She created the Magic Room Theater, a group of artists who have inspired and based on the musical-theatrical performances “this is a duck”, “a suspicion on stage”, “Lola΄s Cabaret”, “Reunion”, “Maria in Abundance “,” It’s a Wonder Full World “produced and directed by her.
She has worked as an actor in the performances “Trainspotting”, “Bug”, “Sakura”, “The Lunch”, “Mala, the music of the wind”, “Adam and Halima” for the National Opera, “La nonna”, “The janitor of the night”, “Missing people, an interesting life”. Adapted and directed Elena Ferante’s “Days of Abandonment” entitled “The Poor of Naples”, directed “IRAQ, 9 Places of Desire” under the auspices of the Iraqi Embassy, ”A to n, when the soul meets the universe “and the performance” Phenomena “under the auspices of the Union of Greek Physicists, the” Dorian Gray Frames “and the presentation of the files” ACROPOLIS OF ATHENS FILE “for the arrival of the ancient Parthenon in Greece, at the Acropolis Museum. He collaborates with the Tango Acropolis Festival and the consulate of Ivory Coast in Greece for charitable purposes.
She starred and participated in feature films for the cinema and has worked for Greek television.
She participated in TEDXAUEB with the performance “Knowing thyself, the eternal process”. She has been working as an acting coach for twenty-two years. She teaches PAD and Method Acting to professional and amateur actors and performers.
She is an assistant member and a collaborator in the Science and Art platform of the Union of Greek Physicists
She is a Founding member with Golden membership of the Actors Society of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts (AADA) and in the advisory board of Lifeboat thinktank as an Artist and Futurist.
She is a mother.