Spotlight: ANCA VAIDA

ANCA VAIDA

ANCA VAIDA by Arklin Wendel
Photo: Arklin Wendel
ACTORS DIRECT LTD
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Location:
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'9" (175cm)
Weight:9st. 8lb. (61kg)
Playing Age:32 - 43 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Mediterranean, White
Nationality:Romanian, British
Other:Equity
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long

About me:

"Anca Vaida's grasp of the various roles she plays is a masterclass in ‘mood’ acting"- Boyz. "Anca Vaida is the glue that holds the narrative together, her presence, comedic timing is flawless" - Live London Post. "Anca Vaida was completely committed and hilarious. She made me nervous she made me laugh and I looked forward to her appearances in the scenes." - Fairy Powered Productions. “Anca Vaida was the star of the show with her dual roles of Luna/Equador. These characters are the soul of the play, and Vaida plays both roles with fervour” - Upper-circle.

Stage Film Television Radio Street Theatre Rehearsed Reading Further Credits
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Stage
2020, Stage, Dana/ Quiz Master, This Play Will Solve Climate Change, Reusable Theatre, Laura Baggaley
2019, Stage, Midori/ Ethel/ Ringmaster/ Little Wing, Fine and Dandy, Sea Change Theatre, King's Head Theatre, Lill Warren
2019, Stage, Alpha, Sorry, My Compassion is on the Blink, The Pleasance Theatre, Lill Warren
2019, Stage, Luna/ Equador, Sex Magick, Primal Theatre, Barons Court Theatre
2019, Stage, Dana/ Quiz Presenter, This Play Will Solve Climate Change, Reusable Theatre, The White Bear Theatre, Laura Baggaley
2019, Stage, Linnet/ Monster, The Quest, Arcola Theatre, Vicky Olusanya
2019, Stage, Clover/ Rabbit/ Flea/ Gorilla/ Darya, Cage, Primal Theatre, Barons Court Theatre, Jon Davison
2019, Stage, Audrey, Ready, Steady, C**k, Etcetera Theatre, Cova Camblor
2019, Stage, God/ Trojan Woman, Trojan Women, Arcola Theatre, Bec Martin - Williams
2018, Stage, Luna/Ecuador, Sex Magick, Primal Theatre, Barons Court Theatre, The Bread and Roses Theatre, Sheila McCabe
2018, Stage, Philomena Beaufort, Faux, Loose - Locked, Etcetera Theatre, Ben Price
2018, Stage, Bartholomew/Mrs McElroy/Nun/Soldier, Corpus Christi, Arcola Theatre, Nicholas Connaughton
2018, Stage, Philomena Beaufort, Faux, Loose - Locked, Camden People's Theatre, Ben Price
2017, Stage, Emma, MUM!, Creative Linguist Theatre, Theatre503, Ginny Evans - Pollard
2017, Stage, Anya, Never Mind the Even Tide, Arcola Theatre, Nat Kennedy
2017, Stage, Dr Hunter, Northfields, Shrink Theatre, Rowan Beggs
2017, Stage, Emma, MUM!, The Lion and Unicorn Theatre, Ginny Evans - Pollard
2017, Stage, Jane, Hairdressing, West Avenue Theatre, Waterloo East Theatre, Ant Cule
2016, Stage, Lash, The Likeness, Sky Blue Theatre Co, The Lost Theatre, John Mitton, Anne Bartram
2016, Stage, Angustias, The House of Bernarda Alba (version in Spanish), Something Wicked Theatre, Barons Court Theatre, Alberto Pereira
2016, Stage, Chebutykin/Kuligin, ... Sisters, Corbett Theatre, Jamie Wood
2016, Stage, Eli, ZHE, Wildfire theatre, Corbett Theatre, Anca Vaida
2016, Stage, A.V., Meraki, East 15, Andrea Brooks
2016, Stage, Emilia, Othello, Corbett Theatre, Andrea Brooks
2015, Stage, Mrs Cherry Orchard/Mr Pritchard/Voice 1, Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas, East 15, Steve Hudson
2015, Stage, Varia, The Cherry Orchard, East 15, Chris Meads
2015, Stage, Love Mouth, More Light, CityLit London, Laura Baggaley
2015, Stage, Martirio, Dances With The Devil, CityLit Rep Company London, Dani Allen
2015, Stage, Rachel, Nothing Compares to You, CityLit London, Laura Baggaley
2014, Stage, First Player/Lucianus/Osric, Hamlet, the Dark Lady of Denmark, The Dell Stratford, Petina Hapgood
2014, Stage, Ana, Wake, Mountview Academy, Anca Vaida
2014, Stage, Performer, Poetry in Motion, Conway Hall London, Tim Taylor
Film
2020, Film, Self as doctor/ activist, Covid 19, Voichita Judele, Voichita Judele
2019, Feature Film, Zoe, Haikus, Blum Productions, Agustin Gimenez
2020, Film, Dr Maven, Sync, Alex Dorrington
2020, Film, Sarah, Swan Lake, Carrick Bolger, Maria Nastac
2019, Film, Dr Andrews, X, Annabelle Young, Zoe Hambling
2019, Film, Therapist Jane Dawkins, Malorie, Winter Youth Productions, Jamie Archer
2019, Film, Blackout Operator, Blackout, A Fantastic Production Company, Jack Cullum
2019, Film, Therapist Cara, Musical Chairs, Becky Downes, Doyin Amodu
2019, Film, Ruby Fox, Gristle, BU Productions, Jack Higgins
2019, Film, Therapist Ellie, Sororal, Ana Tutala, Ana Tutala
2018, Film, Olivia, Can We Order First?, Awkward Branch Productions, Maia Kipping
2018, Film, Massah, The Parables Retold: The Sower, Roarlight Ltd, Paul Syrstad
2018, Film, Yulia, Knockout, Awkward Branch Productions, Maia Kipping
2018, Film, Psychotherapist Rebecca, David, Scott Kovacs
2018, Film, Simone, The Devil You Know, Awkward Branch Productions, Georgia Whitehead
2018, Film, Translator, The Neigh Sayer, Heather Griffin, Annamaria Merkel
2018, Film, Maya, Kissing the Canvas, Awkward Branch Productions, Andrew Phipps
2017, Film, Paige, Borrowed Time, Abigail Thurston
2017, Film, Marina, Angela, Doug Rollins
2017, Film, Suzana, Taking to the Boats, Wellred Films, Belinda Beasley
2017, Film, Dr Valea, Talking Heads, Hayden Bail, Dwane Perks
2017, Film, Jane, Digitalis, Emma PB
2017, Film, Dr Jessica Green, Tranzit, Barefeet Films, George Marlow
2017, Film, Jemma Mythos, Bournemouth Horror, Yeung Productions, Rory Yeung
2017, Film, Lysander, Four day weekend, Melanie Malherbe
2016, Film, Dr Susan Cardle, Cognition, View Finder Productions, Lauren Taverner
2016, Film, Madame, Pretty Strong, What If Productions, Cody Barrett
2016, Film, Ring Master, Clown Anon, Alex Vaughan-Spruce
2016, Film, Hope, Navarro, MW Films, Mathew Watts
2016, Film, Religious Person, 6 Angry Man, DIDI Productions, Diana Cirstea
2016, Film, Monica, Watched, Emily Keane, Rosie Baker
2016, Film, Kate, Tiddles, Georgia Thomason/Harry Taylor Production, Alex Beighton
2015, Film, Customer Service Rep, Coffee Hell, Sam Jeffreys
Television
2020, Television, Dr Alex Ionescu, Psyched!, Awkward Branch Productions, Voichita Judele
2019, Television, Self, Climate change, London Live
Radio
2010, Radio, Dr Vaida, Cannabis and Mental Illness, BBC World Science Radio
2018, Radio, Demeter, Persephone, Maddy Searle
Street Theatre
2018, Street Theatre, Long Joan, The Valour of Robin Hood, 09 lives, Lill Warren
2017, Street Theatre, Prosecutor Wedgewood, The Keyhole, Peter Scott-Presland
Rehearsed Reading
2020, Rehearsed Reading, Tanya, One Year Itch, Andrew Phipps
2020, Rehearsed Reading, Paula, Our Lady Of Poison, Kate Lockwood
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Translator Giulia, Cinderella Ltd, Arcola Theatre, Lora Krasteva
2017, Rehearsed Reading, DI Clarke, Rose, Stitchin' Fiction
Further Credits
2019, Corporate, Business woman, Business services, Patrick Wilde
2018, Role Play, Mental health patient/ doctor, Mental Health Training
2017, Improvisation, Improvisor, United, The Nursery Theatre, Juwel Haque
2017, Web Series, Mrs Jacobs, Silcox Investigates, West London Films, Richard Treloar
2017, Role Play, Mental health patient/ doctor, Mental Health Training
2016, Voice Over, Eastern European Woman, Police training calls, Sightline, Keith Thomas
2014, Pantomime, Tame Crow/Lapp woman/Finn woman, The Snow Queen, CityLit Rep Company London, Tuirenn Hurstfield

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
East European*, English-Standard, Italian, Romanian*, Russian
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Romanian*, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Argentine Tango, Dance (general), Hip Hop Dance, National Dancing, Rock 'n' Roll Dance, Sight-Reading, Singing (general), Tango, Waltz
Performance:Comedy Improv, Interactive Performance, Laban Training, Living History, Mask, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Role Play, Story Telling
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Basketball*, Cycling, Football*, Handball*, Karate, Scuba Diving*, Swimming, Table Tennis*, Tennis, Volleyball*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Counselling, Devising, Director, Doctor (qualified), Filmmaker, First Aider (qualified), Improvisation, Lifeguard, Psychology, Teacher (qualified)

Training:

East 15 Acting School, MA Acting, 1 year, 2015-2016

City Lit London, Drama Access Course, 1 year 2014-2015

Ciyt Lit London, Advanced Camera Acting Sept 2014-March 2015

Mountview Academy, Drama Foundation Course, 1 year 2013-2014

Film Making and Directing, City Lit, 1 year 2016-2017

Membership to the Royal College of Psychiatry, 2012

University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj Romania, Master degree in Sexology, 2008-2010

University of Medicine and Pharmacy Targu Mures Romania, Medical Degree, 1999-2005

University of Medicine and Pharmacy Targu Mures, Teaching Certificate, 1999-2002

Accent Coaching by Luke Nicholson, 2016-Present