Ljupka obtained her Bachelors’s degree in stage direction in Bulgaria at the New Bulgarian University under Pavel Gerzhikov. While studying stage direction Ljupka honed her skills in stage management and assistant directed many productions, including Boris Godunov, Les Miserables, Sudbina za dvajca, and Viva la mamma. Since 2012 Ljupka has worked on many productions at the Macedonian Opera and Ballet, both as stage manager and stage director. Among her stage management credits are Les contes d’Hoffmann, Faust. Rigoletto, Simon Boccanegra, La Boheme, Cavalleria Rusticana, Macbeth, Adriana Lecouvrer, The dragon’s Bride, Eugene Onegin, and Turandot. She collaborated with many successful stage directors: Giancarlo del Monaco, Marco Spada, Dejan Projkovski, Mario de Carlo, Ursula Horner, Enrico Castiglione, Verena Stroiber etc. Ljupka started her collaboration with the Trentino Music Festival as a stage manager in 2017.