SORIN LEOVEANU

Actor

Graduate of the Targu-Mures Academy of Theatre Arts, Acting Department, class of Prof. Cornel Popescu, class of 1998

2002-2003 - "I.L.Caragiale" National University of Theatrical and Cinematographic Arts Bucharest, Advanced Studies in Acting, Prof. univ. Dr. Florin Zamfirescu

2005-2008 - National University of Theater and Cinematography "I.L. Caragiale" Bucharest, Doctor of Actor's Art, Scientific Coordinator, Prof. univ. Dr. Alexa Visarion

Actor of the "Marin Sorescu" National Theater in Craiova since 1999

 

Roles at the National Theatre "Marin Sorescu" Craiova 

Barry Champlain - "Radio" by Eric Bogosian, directed by Bobi Pricop, season 2019-2020, premiere 14 December 2019

Trigorin - ,,The Seagull" by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, directed by Yiannis Paraskevopoulos (Greece), season 2015-2016, premiere 5 December 2015

Senator / Oberon - "Athenian Nights" by William Shakespeare, directed by Charles Chemin, 2017-2018 season, premiere March 30, 2018

Major - “The Tót Family” by Örkény István, directed by Lászlo Bocsárdi, 2013-2014 season, premiere September 27, 2013

Miranda / Caliban - "A Storm" after William Shakespeare, directed by Silviu Purcărete, 2011-2012 season, premiere February 18, 2012

Caligula - ,, Caligula ” by Albert Camus, directed by Lászlo Bocsárdi, season 2010-2011, premiere March 12, 2011

Tuki - "Where's the revolver?" ” by Gorgey Gabor, directed by Mircea Cornişteanu, season 2010-2011, premiere October 10, 2010

Prozozorov Andrei Sergheevich - "Three Sisters" by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, directed by Andreas Pantzis, 2009-2010 season, premiere March 23, 2010

Lucio - "Measure for Measure" by William Shakespeare, directed by Silviu Purcărete, season 2007-2008, premiere March 1, 2008

Iason - "Medea" by Euripides, directed by Yiannis Paraskevopoulos, season 2005-2006, premiere April 15, 2006

Lopahin - "Cherry Orchard" by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, directed by Alexa Visarion, season 2005-2006, premiere January 15, 2006

Petruchio - ,, Taming the Scorpion ” by William Shakespeare, directed by Mircea Cornișteanu, season 2002-2003, premiere 16 March 2003

Catindatul - ,, D’ale Carnavalului ” by Ion Luca Caragiale, directed by Mircea Cornișteanu, season 2001-2002, premiere February 10, 2002

Khlestakov - "The Reviewer" by Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol, directed by Claudiu Goga, season 2001-2002, premiere October 28, 2001

Lorence / Ulysses - "The Petitioner Kings" by Dumitru Radu Popescu, directed by Mircea Cornişteanu, season 2000-2001, premiere March 18, 2001

Beppo - "Gossip Carnival" by Carlo Goldoni, directed by Vlad Mugur, season 2000-2001, premiere October 14, 2000

Saturus - „Perpetua and Felicitas dramatic script and direction by Tudor Chirilă, season 1999-2000, premiere February 12, 2000

Mr. Ponza - "That's it (if you like)" by Luigi Pirandello, directed by Vlad Mugur, season 1999-2000, premiere October 16, 1999

Florindo Aretussi - ,, Servant to Two Masters ” by Carlo Goldoni, directed by Vlad Mugur, season 1998-1999, premiere May 22, 1999

 

Roles at other theatres

Manole - "Master Manole" after Lucian Blaga, directed by Andrei Măjeri, T.N. Cluj-Napoca, 2018

Pilates of Pontus - “Bulgakov 17” after “The Master and the Daisy”, directed by Lászlo Bocsárdi, T.N.Târgu-Mureș, 2017

Mercury - "Romeo and Juliet" by William Shakespeare, directed by Tudor Lucanu, T.N. Cluj-Napoca, 2017

The Boy at the Airport - "Linoleum" by Vladimir and Oleg Presniakov, directed by Alexandru Dabija, T.N. Cluj-Napoca, 2016

"Agamemnon" by Rodrigo García, directed by Andrei Măjeri, T.N. Cluj-Napoca, 2015

He - "The last night of love, the first night of war" after Camil Petrescu, directed by Ada Lupu, T.N. Cluj-Napoca, 2015

„Brâncoveanu 300” concept and script by Ștefana Pop-Curșeu, T.N. Cluj-Napoca, 2014

Hitler - "Mein Kampf" by George Tabori, directed by Alexandru Dabija, T.N. Cluj-Napoca, 2014

Lopahin Ermolai Alexeevich - "Cherry Orchard" by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, directed by Roberto Bacci, T.N. Cluj-Napoca, 2014

The Old Servant - “Misunderstanding” by Albert Camus, directed by Lászlo Bocsárdi, German State Theater, Timișoara, 2012

Alceste - "The Misanthrope" by Molière, directed by Tompa Gabor, Iași National Theater, 2010

Claudius - "Hamlet" by William Shakespeare, directed by Lászlo Bocsárdi, Metropolis Theater, Bucharest, 2009

Porphyry - "Crime and Punishment" by Fyodor Dostoevsky, directed by Yuriy Kordonskiy, T.L.S. Bulandra, 2006

Basil Hallward - "Portrait of Dorian Gray" by Oscar Wilde, directed by Dragoș Galgoţiu, Odeon Theater, 2004

Leonce - "Leonce and Lena" by Georg Büchner, directed by Alexandru Dabija, Odeon Theater, 2004

Hamlet - "Hamlet" by William Shakespeare, directed by Vlad Mugur, T.N.Cluj, 2001

Jupânul - "I, when I want to whistle, whistle" by Andreea Vălean, directed by Theodor Cristian Popescu, T.N.Tg-Mureș, 1998

Mr. Ford - "The Merry Wives of Windsor" by William Shakespeare, directed by Cornel Popescu, T.N. Tg-Mureș, 1997

 

Movie and Television

George - “Box” - directed by Florin Şerban, Fantascope Films, 2014

Sorin Pârvu - ,, Quod Erat Demonstrandum ” - directed by Andrei Gruzsniczki, Icon Production, 2013

Gogu - ,, Somewhere in the Palilula ” - directed by Silviu Purcărete, 2012

Cristi - ,, My friend, Cristi ” - directed by Celina Petrescu, 2008

Marin - ,, Sur la frontière - directed by Bogdan Ştefan, Noeuf Image , Quebec, Canada, 2007

Captain Tomuţ - ,, Tertium non datur ” - directed by Lucian Pintilie, Filmex Romania, 2006

Captain Tomut - “The Bison Head” - directed by Lucian Pintilie, Filmex Romania, 2005

Hamlet - ,, Hamlet ” - directed by Vlad Mugur, T.N. Cluj and TVR, 2003

Florindo Aretussi - ,, Servant to two masters ” - directed by Vlad Mugur, T.N. Craiova and TVR, 2001

Mr. Ponza - "That's right (if you like)" - directed by Vlad Mugur, T.N. Craiova and TVR, 2001

 

Awards

Order "Cultural Merit" in the rank of Knight, category D - "Performing Arts" conferred by the President of Romania, Mr. Klaus Iohannis, 2016

Award for "Best Actor in a Leading Role" at the Cluj-Napoca National Theater, in the 2013-2014 season, ex aequo, for the role of Hitler in the show "Mein Kampf" by George Tabori, directed by Alexandru Dabija , at the Awards Gala of the Cluj-Napoca National Theater, 2015

UNITER nomination for "Best Supporting Actor" for the role of Hitler in George Tabori's "Mein Kampf", directed by Alexandru Dabija, 2015

Male Performance Award “Geo Barton” for the role of Sorin Pîrvu in the film “Quod erat demonstrandum” (Q.E.D), 2014

UNITER Award for Best Supporting Actor for the role of Caligula in Albert Camus's "Caligula", directed by Lászlo Bocsárdi, 2012

PRO-EXCELENTIA Distinction awarded by the Institution of the Prefect of Dolj County, 2011

UNITER Award for Best Supporting Actor for Lucio in William Shakespeare's "Measure for Measure", directed by Silviu Purcărete, 2009

UNITER Award for Best Supporting Actor for the role of Porphyry in the show "Crime and Punishment" by Fyodor Dostoevsky, directed by Yuriy Kordonskiy, T.L.S. Bulandra. 15th edition, 2007

Ministry of Culture Award for Young Artists for Hamlet and Khlestakov, 2002

AICT Award for Best Actor for Hamlet and Khlestakov, 2001

Art Hope Award from the Tofan Foundation for Theater and Film, 2000

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