Maria Balasoiu

  • Actor
    Female / London, United Kingdom
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    19 - 29
    Height
    5' 7" (1m 72cm)
    Weight
    9st. 2lb (58kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Slim

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Man
Rehearsed Reading
Suicidal Dog and Laika, for the US 2020 Elections
Leo Bacica
Kibo Productions
2020Black Figure
Music Video
LO VALLEN / Rose Tined Glasses
Tom Clover
Park Village
Private location
2020Cathy
Film (Student)
The 7 Signs
Thomas Benett
National Youth Film Academy
Greenwich University/ Oliver's Jazz Bar
2020Woman in the Revolution
Theatre
Art from the Heart Showcase - ''A Voice, 1989''
Rad Popp
Director's Cut Theatre Company
Southwark Playhouse Theatre
2019 - 2020Herself
TIE
DRA.MA - ACTING FOR LIFE CAMPAIGN
Coordinator: Andreea Helen David
Dra.Ma, in collaboration with The Romanian Cultural Institute
2019Man
Rehearsed Reading
Suicidal Dog and Laika
Leo Bacica
Kibo Productions
University of Birmingham
2019Emma
Rehearsed Reading
SUPERNOVA - Write to Right Event
Chloe Cattin
Director's Cut, Southwark Playhouse Theatre
Southwark Playhouse Theatre
2019The Woman
Rehearsed Reading
Suicidal Dog and Laika
Leo Bacica
Kibo Productions
The Finnish Cultural Institute
2019Prostitute (The Woman)
Film (Short)
The Room
Filippo Giani
Central Film School
at location - Ramada Finchley Hotel
2019Fitty
Theatre
They
Sharon Willems
Kibo Productions
Theatro Technis
2019Mrs
Theatre
Home
Patrick Kealey
Director's Cut Theatre Company (Southwark Playhouse Theatre)
Southwark Playhouse Theatre
2019Maria (Herself)
Film (Short)
SurpRise
Nilufer Ozseven
Central Film School
Central Film School Studios
2019Tania
Rehearsed Reading
Charity Face
Ula Moroz
Director's Cut
Southwark Playhouse
2019The Narrator
Rehearsed Reading
A Lost Letter (O Scrisoare Pierdută)
Leo Bacica
Romanian Cultural Institute / Kibo Productions
Romanian Cultural Institute
2019Frankenstein 's Assistant
Theatre (Immersive)
Frankenstein
Jordan McKenzie, Campbell McConnell
LUVA - Art Gallery
LUVA - Art Gallery
2018Lexi
Film (Short)
The Names
Alec Jordan
The Bashford Twins Company - Ultimate Showreel
at location
2018Jen
Film (Short)
Birthday Wish
Alec Jordan
The Bashford Twins Company - Ultimate Showreel
at location
2018Eva Heyman
Voiceover
The Diary of Eva Heyman - "Am trait atat de putin"
Andreea C.
Andreea C. Media
2018Mother Earth
Corporate
The Immersive Dinning Project
Izabel Sladecekova
Birmingham School of Art
Birmingham School of Art
2018Maya
Film (Student)
Blurred Lines
Ketsia Mungaba
Detrounomy Productions
at location
2018The Housewife
Theatre
Rhinoceros
John Adams
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
The Old Rep Theatre, Birmingham
2017Gabriella Pecs
Theatre
Pentecost
Aleksandar Dundjerovic and Kolektiv Alexander
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Hippodrome Theatre, Patrick Centre, Birmingham
2017Dido/ Helen
Film (Short)
The Blood Rite
Clifford Milner
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
2017The Nurse
Theatre
Machinal
Kristine Landon-Smith
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Crescent Theatre, Birmingham
2017Storyteller/ The Wife / The Mother
Theatre
The Arrival
Andrew Potter
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Birmingham School of Acting
2017Marchioness Dorimène
Theatre
Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme
Gareth Sommers
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
2016Minnie Huxtable / Belhaven / Mannequin
Theatre
The Madras House
Daniele Sanderson
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Birmingham School of Acting
2016Soothsayer
Theatre
Antony and Cleopatra
Alex Taylor
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Birmingham School of Acting
2016Mrs. Thea Elvsted
Theatre
Hedda Gabler
David Jackson
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Birmingham School of Acting
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    20183 yr. ActingThe Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham School of Acting

    Additional Skills

    •Languages Spoken: Romanian (Native), English (Fluent), French (Basic)

    •Stage Combat Certificate - include BASSC-Actor Combatant (pass R & D/Unarmed), BASSC-Rapier & Dagger (pass), BASSC-Rapier, Dagger & Unarmed (pass), BASSC-Unarmed (pass), Radio Drama, Story Telling, Voice Acting, Voice Over

    •6 years of playing piano

    •Proficient Singing (Mezzo) and Dancing abilities (Contemporary Dancing/ Social Dance/Rhythm/ Disco/Stomp/ Waltz/Tango/ Ballroom/ Period Dancing)

    •Physical Theatre Professional, I have taken two exams and have worked in a Physical Theatre Production, Rhinoceros, by Eugene Ionesco

    •Good at Accents, especially: American-New York, American-Standard, East European* (Native), English-Standard, Italian, London, Multicultural London English (MLE), Romanian* (Native), RP

    •Yoga / Yoga (Ashtanga) Practitioner

    Additional Information

    I take my dreams very seriously and I am a very proactive, enthusiastic and open minded person. I am always reliable and add joy and passion in everything I do, because I love what I do. I am committed in working as much as necessary to achieve the perfect result.

    About me

    I am a bilingual English/ Romanian actress, I have been professionally trained at The Royal Birmingham Conservatoire for 3 years, from where I have graduated in the Summer of 2018 with a BA Honors Degree in Acting.

    Through my acting training in the UK, I have managed to significantly advance my skills in Acting, Singing and Dancing to a professional standard, whilst also developing my working style which I would describe as organized and strategic.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Eastern European
    • French
    • Italian
    • Romanian
    • Spanish
    • Eastern European
    • French
    • Italian
    • Romanian
    • Spanish
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Improvisation
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Musical Theatre
    • Online
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    • Web-Series
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • Romanian
    Musical Skills
    • Piano
    Accents (UK)
    • English, standard
    • London
    • RP
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • New York City
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballroom
    • Contemporary
    • Folk
    • Jazz
    • Swing/Jive
    • Tango
    • Tap
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Advanced
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • Romanian
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Character Types
    • Free-spirited
    • Intellectual
    • Professional
    • Sexy