With a diverse career in the performing arts, Dimitri’s portfolio extends across Arts Management, Arts Practice and Arts Education, spanning the last 20 years.


Dimitri returns to Australia from his role as Senior Manager of Entertainment at The Venetian Macau, the world’s Largest Casino and Integrated Resort. In Dimitri’s role at the Venetian, he oversaw a multi-million dollar operation, managed nearly 60 in-house events each day, and a team of nearly 100 creative staff, from 16 different countries.
As an Arts Manager, Dimitri has previously been involved as both a company director and partner in a number of multi-national performance agencies, supplying both small and large-scale entertainment to the corporate and private sectors.


In roles ranging from producer, to conductor, to performer, Dimitri has worked extensively across Australia, and in more than 20 countries across Asia, Europe and the Americas.


As an arts educator, Dimitri has worked across all levels of formal education, in many metropolitan and regional institutions in Australia, and the Asia-Pacific region.


Academically, Dimitri has completed a Professional Doctorate, a Master of Music Studies degree in Performance, and a Bachelor of Music Performance Degree.

Dr Dimitri Kopanakis