CURRICULUM VITAE

 

Anu Maria Almagro (Salonen)

+358 50 327 5556

anu.almagro[at]gmail.com

Born in Helsinki, Finland, 14th of May 1980

 

PERFORMANCES
2019- present "Wild symphonies- Natures Music" inspired by the work of Bernie Krausse, directed by the artistic crew. Monachopsis Productions, Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester, UK. Position: Collaborator and Actress
 
2019- present "Enchanted Wings" inspired by "Prinsessan siivet" by Kaarina Helakisa, directed by Anu Almagro, Winged Daughters Theatre Company, National Forum of Music, Wroclaw, Poland. Position: Dramaturg and Director
 
2018 present "Anty-Gone Tryptyk" inspired by Antigone by Sophocles, directed by Grzegorz Bral, Teatr Piesn Kozla/ Song of The Goat Theatre in collaboration with Teatr Polski and Capitol Theatre, Wroclaw, Poland. Position: Actress
2017- present "Hamlet-a commentary" inspired by Hamlet by Shakespeare, directed By Grzegorz Bral, Teatr Piesn Kozla/Song of The Goat Theatre, Wroclaw, Poland. Position: Actress
2017- present "The Golden Years are now" inspired By Hedda Gabler By Henrik Ibsen, directed By Cara Dinley, Illumine Hybrid Theatre, Cyprus. Position: Actress
 
2016- present "The Island" inspired by The Tempest by Shakespeare, directed by Grzegorz Bral, Teatr Piesn Kozla/Song of The Goat Theatre, Wroclaw, Poland. Position: Actress
2016 "Crazy God" inspired by Hamlet, directed by Grzegorz Bral, Teatr Piesn Kozla/Song of The Goat Theatre, performances at: Teatr Polski, Wroclaw, Poland. Position: Actress
2016- ongoing PERSECUTION / Trolldomsprosessene i Nord-Norge, collaboration between the Regional State Archives in Tromsø and artists Ingvill Fossheim, Anu Almagro and Jussi Salminen. With guidance from leading expert professor Liv Helene Willumsen. Pre-project workperiod 01.03.-08.03.16. Research into the original source material of the court protocols from the 17th century witchcraft trials in Finnmark. Expedition to sites of the historical events in Vardø. The project is supported by the Arts Council Norway.

2013-2014:  “Portraits of Cherry Orchard” by Anton Chekhov, directed by Grzegorz Bral, Teatr Piesn Kozla/ Song of The Goat Theatre, Wroclaw, Poland. Position: Actress and movement work leader

 

2010 - present: “Songs of Lear” by William Shakespeare, directed by Grzegorz Bral,

Teatr Piesn Kozla/ Song of The Goat Theatre, Wroclaw, Poland, Performance has toured

throughout Poland, Europe, and to UK, United States, Chile, Colombia and Brazil. Position: Actress

2011 - 2013: “We will leave only Bone - Reflections of Eurydice”, by multiple writers,

directed by Anu Almagro (Salonen), Odra Ensemble Theatre company,

Performed in Wroclaw, Poland and Thessaloniki, Greece.

 

2013: “Antes de Ayer” (The day before yesterday) by Gabriel Almagro, directed by Anu

Almagro, performed in Wroclaw, Poland and Elche and Murcia, Spain

 

2012: “Drawing on Schulz” directed by Anna Zubrzycki, Teatr Piesn Kozla/ Song of The

Goat Theatre, Wroclaw, Poland, performance toured to London and Manchester in UK.

Position: Movement director

2010: “The Crucible” by Arthur Miller, directed by Grzegorz Bral, Teatr Piesn Kozla/ Song

of The Goat Theatre in collaboration with Studio Theatre Warsaw, performed in Warsaw

and Wroclaw. Position: Actress & Movement training leader

2008 - 2013: “Macbeth” by William Shakespeare, directed by Grzegorz Bral, Teatr Piesn

Kozla/ Song of The Goat Theatre company, Wroclaw, Poland, Performance toured

throughout Poland and UK and to Meksiko. Position: Actress

 

2007: “The Idiot” by Dostoyevsky, directed by Grzegorz Bral, Teatr Piesn Kozla/ Song of

The Goat Theatre, Wroclaw, Poland, Performance toured to London and Manchester.

Position: Actress

 

2006: “Punainen viiva" (The Red Line) directed by Juha Hurme, Kajaani City Theatre,

Kajaani, Finland. Performance toured through Kainuu region and to Oulu City Theatre and 

Tampere Theatre Festival 2007. Position: Actress

 

 

EDUCATION
 

2017: Entrepreneur degree, Intotalo, Helsinki, Finland

 

2016: Basic Studies in Adult pedagogics (25 ECTS), University of Jyväskylä, Finland

 

2010: MA in Acting, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK

 

2006: MA in Acting, University of Tampere, Finland

 

2000 - 2001: Lahti Folk high school dramatic Arts , Lahti, Finland

 

2000: Undergraduate, Kallio Upper secondary School, Expression special high school, Helsinki, Finland

 

 

HONORARY AWARDS
 

2018: "Gdansk Shakespeare Festival" Golden Yorick award finalist: "Hamlet- a commentary" by Teatr Piesn Kozla/ Song of The Goat Theatre, received an honorary award for the musical interpretation of Hamlet and exceptional singing techniques used in the performance. 

 

2018:  "Without borders International Theatre Festival", 28th edition in Cieszyn, Poland: The best Performance award for "Songs of Lear" by Teatr Piesn Kozla/ Song of The Goat Theatre 

 

2017:  "Warsaw Theatre Meetings" Festival: The best Ensemble, The best Choreography, The best Music awards for "Island" by Song of The Goat Theatre 

 

2013: “Teatr” Magazine Poland yearly critics award: One of the Best Actresses of the season in Poland, Anu Almagro as Cordelia in “Songs of Lear” by Teatr Piesn Kozla/ Song of the Goat Theatre

 

2012: Edinburgh Fringe FestivalScotsman Fringe First award, Herald Arcangel award and Musical Theatre Matters, Special award for “Songs of Lear” By Song of The Goat Theatre

 

2009: Europe Theatre Prize nomination: The Best Ensemble theatre company Teatr Piesn Kozła/ Song of the Goat Theatre

 

2000: multifaceted artistic talent award for undergraduate

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