Research group: Music Theatre
Main areas of research interests: Bulgarian Music Theatre (Opera, Musical and others); Peking Opera (Beijing Opera, 京剧); Vietnamese Traditional Opera; Musical and Symbolic Aspects of the Traditional Japanese Drama Kabuki; Music in Chinese Cinema, etc.
Coordinator/leader of the project A Platform for Arts of the Institute of Art Studies – BAS.
- “Geishas – A Myth or Reality”, a lecture by Marta Ilieva and Aneta Dimitrova
- Vietnamese traditional opera and some of its representations in the 21st century