ALINA MANGRA

Actress

Graduate of the University of Craiova - Department of Arts - promotion 2003 Doctor of Theater - National University of Theater and Cinematography „I.L. CARAGIALE ”in 2013; doctoral thesis on "About the extreme situation in the play of the contemporary actor".

Actress of the National Theater "Marin Sorescu" from Craiova since 2017

 

Roles at the National Theatre "Marin Sorescu" Craiova 

Girlfriend, Girl, Scared Dogs, People and Dogs - “ Dog with Man. Dog without a man. ” by Lia Bugnar, Dan Coman, Simona Goşu, Maria Manolescu, Oana Pellea, Radu Tudoran and Radu Afrim, directed by Radu Afrim, season 2021-2022, premiere October 9, 2021

Sanda - "The last dance of the dragonfly" by Cornel Mihai Ungureanu, directed by Florin Caracala, season 2020-2021, premiere June 19, 2021

Victim - "Where is my soul?" dramatic screenplay by Norbert Boda based on texts and poems by Marin Sorescu, directed by Norbert Boda, season 2020-2021, premiere December 19, 2020

Anne / Camelia - "Shakespeare's Cousin" by Marin Sorescu, directed by Radu Boroianu, season 2020-2021, premiere November 29, 2020

Voices on the Phone / Radio Director / Dr. Susan Fleming - "Radio" by Eric Bogosian, directed by Bobi Pricop, 2019-2020 season, premiere December 14, 2019

Woman - Good news. Final ” by Davide Carnevali, directed by Alexandru Dabija, season 2019-2020, premiere November 10, 2019

Armored Division Dance Corps - „Aias. Essay on dementia ” after Sophocles, directed by Mihai Măniuțiu, season 2018-2019, premiere September 21, 2018

Nala - "Operation Mars" by Alexa Băcanu, directed by Dragoș Alexandru Mușoiu, 2019-2020 season, premiere September 18, 2019

Ciuf - "Ciuf and Ciuf in space" , directed by Vlad Drăgulescu, season 2018-2019, premiere April 14, 2019

Regina Maria - "100 for Romania" documentary theater, directed by Alexandru Boureanu, show on the occasion of the Centenary of the Great Union, December 1, 2018

Cezara - „The old man and the euthanasia” by Ionel Bușe, directed by Vlad Drăgulescu, season 2017-2018, premiere June 20, 2018

Madame Popescu - "Two Lots" by Ion Luca Cargiale, directed by Nicolae Poghirc, season 2017-2018, premiere February 13, 2018

Cherry - "Sand Monster" by Csaba Székely, directed by Irina Crăiță Mândră, season 2017-2018, premiere December 17, 2017

Colette Duduleanu - "Gaiţele" by Alexandru Kiritescu, directed by Alexandru Boureanu, season 2017-2018, premiere September 22, 2017

Annie - "The Elephant in the Room or The Vibrator Play" by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Dragoș Alexandru Mușoiu, 2016-2017 season, premiere March 15, 2017

Katia - "A Month in the Country" by Ivan Turgheniev, directed by Cristi Juncu, 2016-2017 season, premiere October 11, 2016

The Storyteller - “Youth Without Old Age and Life Without Death” by Petre Ispirescu, directed by Alexandru Boureanu, 2011-2012 season, premiere January 19, 2012

 

Roles at other theatres

 

Cristina - „Miss Cristina” by Mircea Eliade, directed by Alexandru Boureanu, Casa Armatei, Craiova

Mrs. X - "Jackpot" by Alexandr Mardan, directed by Emil Gaju, Anton Pann Theater, Rm. Vâlcea

Tamara - "The Pearl Thief" by Valeriu Anania, directed by Adrian Roman, Anton Pann Theater, Rm. Vâlcea

Irina - "Three Sisters" by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, directed by Adrian Roman, Anton Pann Theater, Rm. Vâlcea

Journalist - "Vacation in Guadeloupe" by Pierre Sauvil and Eric Assous, directed by Adrian Roman,

The Storyteller - "The Stupid Story" by Bogdan Ulmu, directed by Alexandru Boureanu, Anton Pann Theater, Rm. Vâlcea

Safta - „Conu Leonida facing the reaction” by Ion Luca Caragiale, directed by Adrian Roman, Anton Pann Theater, Rm. Vâlcea

The Woman - "The Snowman" by Lia Bugner, directed by Adrian Roman, Anton Pann Theater, Rm. Vâlcea

Faina - "Provincial Events" by Alexandr Vampilov, directed by Adrian Roman, Anton Pann Theater, Rm. Vâlcea

The Cat - "The Shoeless Cat" by Charles Perrault, directed by Bogdan Tudor Pelerin, Anton Pann Theater, Rm. Vâlcea

Fata - „Baltagul” by Mihail Sadoveanu, directed by Bogdan Tudor Pelerin, Anton Pann Theater, Rm. Vâlcea

Bow - "Portugal" by Zoltan Egressy, directed by Cristi Juncu, Anton Pann Theater, Rm. Vâlcea

The Dead - "The Phone, the Omelet and the TV" adapted by Alexandru Dabija after the collection of popular texts "It was where it was not" by Viorica Nișcov, directed by Alexandru Dabija, Anton Pann Theater, Rm. Vâlcea

The Storyteller - "Youth without old age and life without death" by Petre Ispirescu, directed by Alexandru Boureanu, "Marin Sorescu" National Theater Craiova

The Storyteller - "The Story of Stupidity" by Bogdan Ulmu, directed by Alexandru Boureanu, "Marin Sorescu" National Theater Craiova

Gayle - "Almost" by John Cariani, directed by Cristi Juncu, Anton Pann Theater, Rm. Vâlcea

Little Hood - "Little Hood with Stories" , directed by Remus Vlăsceanu, Jean Bart Theater, Tulcea

Girl - "Welcome to Haway" musical show at the Ion Dumitrescu State Philharmonic, Rm. Vâlcea

 

Movie

Saleswoman - "Tanti Steluța" , directed by Remus Vlăsceanu, IO Studiofilm Production House

Ana - „Axes in Balta Craioviței” , directed by Remus Vlăsceanu, IO Studiofilm Production House

 

Studies and articles

  1. Ballad in the technique of scenic speech Arts Series, year I, no. 1, Craiova, 2010, ISSN 2068-4754
  2. Article: Theatre performance from the perspective of the art of utterance Annals of the University of Craiova - Arts Series, year I, no. 2, Craiova, 2010, ISSN 2068-4754
  3. Article: The voice of the contemporary actor and the borderline situation vol. I, issue 2, , ISSN: 2285-9578 ISSN-L: 2285-9578, Human Voice Symposium, Iasi, 2011

Co-autor

  1. Alexandru Boureanu and Alina Mangra - Article: New methods of approaching contemporary actor’s acting, Volume, SGEM CONFERENCE ON ARTS, PERFORMING ARTS, ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN, ISSN 978-606-1404-72-8
  2. Alina Mangra and Alexandru Boureanu - Article: Applied study for acquiring vocal expression means in stage play, Volume SGEM CONFERENCE ON ARTS, PERFORMING ARTS, ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN, 2014, ISSN 978-606-1404-72-8

 

Course support

THE ACTOR'S ART - WORKSHOP BOOK, Ed. Universitaria, Craiova 2012, ISBN 978-606-14-0897-9. Accredited CNCS cat. B - Performing Arts

 

Author volume

The Borderline Situation in the Art of Acting, ISBN 978-606-14-1034-7, Ed. Universitaria, 2016

 

Theatre scenography

"I love you" by Silvia Osman, Jean Bart Theatre Tulcea

 

Theatre and Film Scriptwriting

The feature film "Toporași din balta Craiovița"

Medium "Ză Best"

The short film "Auntie Little Star"

The play "Little Fairy with Stories"

Play "I love you" - dramatic adaptation

The show "The Farm" - stage dramatization

 

University Artistic Creations

  1. scenography of the performance Plastika by Genevieve Damas (Drameducation Festival Poznan, Poland, 2014)
  2. co-direction and script Duo Modern at GoldArt, Bucharest 2013
  3. trainer "Je sais pas" (AUF Festival 2012)
  4. trainer "Carrefour d´Impro" show (AUF Festival 2013)
  5. trainer of the show "Vies Vingt" (AUF Festival 2014)
  6. trainer "Urbain" show (AUF Festival 2016)
  7. directed the show "Espace", Bourgogne University, Dijon, France, 2013
  8. assistant director of "King Lear", 3rd year Bachelor, 2015-2016
  9. performance coordinator and adaptation of the text "Animal Farm" by George Orwell, 2nd year, BA

 

Festival participations

National Theatre Festival 2006,

National Theatre Festival 2008,

Festival International des Etudiants Drameducation 2014,

Pitesti Studio Theatre Festival 2006,

Puck Theatre Festival 2009

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