Miro holds a degree in Acting from South-West University Bulgaria and a degree in Theatre/Directing from Falmouth University UK. He has taken a work placement at Alma Alter Laboratory where studied Jerzy Grotowski’s principles.
Miro Kokenov’s previous acting experience includes playing Proteus in Two Gentlemen of Verona, The Gronholm Method as Frank and Karol as the Doctor. Miro Kokenov has written and performed Perfect Failure, 2015, 1+1=3, 2014 and Last Say, 2013. He has appeared in leading roles in short films, corporate films and commercials.
He has been commissioned twice by Vconect Project to create a performance as part of their Physiological Sensor Experiment where they explore how the emotional responses of the audience can be measured and used to calibrate the ability of different representations of a performance to affect its audience.
The Burning Gadulka is his ongoing project which was created in association with The Bulgarian Cultural Institute in London.