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Manuela Sarkissyan graduated from the National Academy for Theatre and Film Arts "Krastyo Sarafov" in Puppetry (2008).
She is a freelance actress, a member of the Bulgarian Association for Independent Theatre. She is also a co-founder in a Cultural Development Foundation, based in Varna.
She has taken part in a series of international workshops, training programs and ateliers, including: "Visual Theatre" – Stara Zagora (Bulgaria, 2006 & 2008); "Cabaret, Cabaret, Cabaret" (Poland, 2008); "Klinika Lalek" (Poland, 2009); "Lost Fire" (Slovakia, 2010); "Hamlet: to Seem or to Be" – Theatre Atelier Sfumato (Bulgaria, 2010). In June 2010 in Russia she finished a course in acting to increase my professional qualification. During the stay there she worked with the director/choreographer Egor Drujinin in the plastic performance "Life is Everywhere(Всюду жизнь)". She was also a part of the cast show "The Masks inside of me", which was officially selected to participate in 6 international festivals in Bulgaria, Croatia, Poland, Serbia and Romania. Manuela was two times Duda Paiva's director-assistant: 1) 2011 for the performance "Detox the Dummy (Ajuloputus)" at NUKU - Estonian State Puppet Theater; 2) 2012 for the performance "Holy (Свят/о)" at Sofia State Puppet Theater. She was a danceWEB scholarship recipient for 2012. There are two independent performances, created on the devising method where she participates in: "A pack of wolves whispers lovingly in the dark" (2012) & "An esquisse in purple" (2011). She has experience working with young people on street parade show and site-specific dance (in collaboration).
She has experience in some art-experimental videos, commercials and extras.
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