About

Alexandru Nagy, Romanian Actor, Theatre & Opera Director.

Bachelor of Arts in Acting at ”I. L. Caragiale” National Theatre and Cinematography University of Bucharest & Master of Arts in Theatre Directing at East 15 Acting School, London – University of Essex.

Currently doing his MFA in Music (Voice) at The National Music University of Bucharest.

Assistant Director to Horațiu Mălăele (RO) & Anthony Clark (UK) and Director of several theatre & musical productions like: Starshitting (World Premiere) by Jean-Lorin Sterian, Malaga (Reading) by Lukas Bärfuss at Odeon Theatre, Bucharest, Scooby Doo and The Mistery of the Pyramid by Gregoire Day (Warner Bros.), The Words Cabaret by Matei Vișniec at Mignon Theatre Bucharest, Body of a woman as a battlefield in The Bosnian War by Matei Vișniec at The Romanian Cultural Institute London, Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett at Godot Coffee-Theatre Bucharest.

As an actor he has starred in a versatile repertoire that includes: Mr. Smith in Eugene Ionesco’s The Bald Soprano (In English – Tour: Phoenix, Arizona – USA | Miskolc, Hungary | Saint-Petersburg, Russia); Evgheni Sergheevici Dorn in Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull (Orchids Theatre, Bucharest); The Man with The Stick in Matei Vișniec’s A pocket full of bread (Living Room Theatre, Bucharest); Gogu in Teodor Mazilu’s Fools under the moonlight (Godot Coffee-Theatre, Bucharest) and The Fat Sir in Eugene Ionesco’s The Painting (lorgean theatre, Bucharest).

The youngest Romanian opera director, with the staging of Giacomo Puccini’s ”Il Tabarro” at Brașov Opera, Romania.

The first Romanian director who stages a theatre performance (”See you last year” by Ștefan Caraman) on ”Henri Coandă” International Airport, Otopeni, Romania.

Currently working as Assistant Director at The Bucharest National Opera House.

Awards:
The Grand Prize for ”The Words Cabaret” by Matei Vișniec at The Student Theater Evenings, Bucharest, 2014
“Sică Alexandrescu” Jury’s Award for “The man with the stick” in Matei Vișniec’s “A pocket full of bread” at HOP, The Young Actor Gala, Mangalia, Romania, 2012
Best Actor for “Gogu” in Teodor Mazilu’s “Fools under the moonlight” at Pocket Theatres Festival, Bucharest, 2012
Best Performance with Teodor Mazilu’s “Fools under the moonlight” at The Student Theater Evenings, Bucharest, 2011