Lucia Kotikova, born in Dortmund in 1998, comes from a Jewish-Ukrainian family and studied acting at the Hanover University of Music, Drama and Media from 2017 to 2021. During her studies from 2019/20 onwards, she played in Sonja Anders’ first season at the Hanover Theater, working with directors such as Laura Linnenbaum, Marie Bues, Franziska Autzen, Christian Weiß and Matthias Rippert, among others. In addition, Lucia Kotikova was awarded the Solo Acting Prize of the CULT Foundation in 2019, an award for exceptional talent with an emphasis on physical expressiveness and special creative potential. Lucia is a signatory of #Actout. She starts her first engagement at the Schauspiel Bern.