Author Anastasios Kouzis (KOUZAROS)
He was born in Athens in 1959. He is the son of the shadow puppet theater player and painter Spyros Kouzaros (1913-1992), he studied with him the art of the Shadow Theater in its entirety during his long artistic career. Already in the early 1970s, he was presented to the public as the "youngest shadow puppet theater player". He studied Classical Literature at EKPA and served in private and public education for almost 35 years, constructing at the same time and uninterruptedly a number of figures, scenes, advertisements, and reviving rare performances of the Shadow Theater.
Today, retired, he continues with his three children to highlight the archive of Spyros Kouzaros, composing "The Historical Chronicle of Shadow Theater and Puppetry", publishing studies and articles, giving lectures and presenting classical performances.