Spotlight: CHIARA D'ANNA


CHIARA D'ANNA by Jennifer Evans
Photo: Jennifer Evans
Phone: 07590 687772
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'2" (157cm)
Weight:7st. (44kg)
Playing Age:34 - 42 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Mediterranean, White
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Quality:Melodious
Voice Character:Natural

About me:

Chiara D’Anna looks like she stepped out of a Fellini film; she’s just perfect!" - FRONT ROW BBC RADIO4 (The Duke of Burgundy)

D'Anna, a performer with charisma to spare, is a delight! ****THE STAGE (Don't You Dare!)

Charismatic and enthralling...a chameleon with exquisite acting skills. **** BROADWAY WORLD (Don't You Dare!)

Film Stage Commercial Multimedia Site Specific Voice Over Further Credits
2017, Film, Morgana, Stars and Bones, Premiere Film, Riccardo Tamburini
2016, Film, Circe, Circe and the Boy (short), LFS, Thomas Rowe
2016, Film, Girl, Native, Glasshouse Productions, Daniel Fitzsimmons
2015, Film, Italian Prisoner, The Rook, Freestyle Films/Yarag Films Production, Smari Gunn
2014, Film, Evelyn, The Duke of Burgundy, Rook Films, Peter Strickland
2012, Film, Elisa, Berberian Sound Studio, Illuminations Films and Warp X Production, Peter Strickland
2012, Film, Woman, Smog Glory Light (short), LFS, Harry Bracho
2020, Stage, Eliza, White Other, Odd Eyes Theatre, Emilia Teglia
2019, Stage, Cecilia, Diary of An Expat, Paper Smokers, Katharina Reinthaller
2019, Stage, Multiple roles, Don't You Dare!, Panta Rei Theatre, Chiara D'Anna
2018, Stage, Multirole, Don't You Dare! (aka FINDING HOME), Panta Rei Theatre, Chiara D'Anna/Baris Celiloglu
2016, Stage, Director, A Floating Caravan under the Moon, Panta Rei Theatre & London Met University, Chiara D'Anna
2015, Stage, Cromo /Duccio Doccia, I Giganti della Montagna, Officina per la scena (Turin, Italy), Michele Guaraldo
2014, Stage, Woman, The Cave, Panta Rei Theatre, Juancho Gonzalez
2013, Stage, The Granny, Julius, Elastic Theatre, Jacek Scarso
2013, Stage, Multiroles, The Family Album, Odd Eyes Theatre, Paola Cavallin, Chiara D'Anna & Emilia Teglia
2012, Stage, Gary, Don Quixote! Don Quixote!, Pleasance Theatre & Panta Rei Theatre, Chiara D'Anna
2011, Stage, Young Lulu, Lulu8, Elina Manni Productions, Elina Manni
2011, Stage, The Artist, The Baroque Box, Elastic Theatre, Jacek Scarso
2010, Stage, Artista, Baroccata, Elastic Theatre, Jacek Scarso
2010, Stage, Director, Rocinante!Rocinante!, Panta Rei Theatre, Chiara D'Anna
2009, Stage, Harlequin, Masquerade, Panta Rei Theatre, Chiara D'Anna
2009, Stage, Movement Director, Moedusa, Elastic Theatre, Jacek Scarso
2008, Stage, Harlequin, Pantalone, Zanni, A History of the Piazza through Commedia, Panta Rei Theatre, Chiara D'Anna and Steve Knapper
2008, Stage, Prof Misha Atomov, The Bulging Seahorse and Other Grey Matters, Root Experience, Simon Magnus
2008, Stage, Gertrud, The Onion Project, Root Experience, Simon Magnus
2006, Stage, Magdalena, The House of Bernarda Alba, The Quick and the Dead, Alison Hodge
2005, Stage, Mary Magdalene, Matthew 5:10, Royal Holloway University, Chiara D'Anna / Barry Finnegan
2004, Stage, The Lover / The Servant, Danza Perpetua (Italy), Santibriganti Teatro, Mauro Piombo
2004, Stage, The Warrior/The Wind Spirit/The Gipsy Woman, Equinozio In 4 Fasi (Italy), O.P.S. Theatre Company, Chiara D'Anna
2004, Stage, Harlequin (Arlecchino), La Pagoda (Italy), Artemista, Serena Fumero
2003, Stage, Salome, Salome, Santibriganti Theatre, Chiara D'Anna
2009, Commercial, Family Girl, Family Girl Vodaphone 360, Stink London, Brian Lee Hughes
2013, Multimedia, The Granny, Julius, Elastic Theatre, Jacek Scarso
2009, Multimedia, Woman, Lilith's Rain, Panta Rei Theatre, Liliana Garcia
Site Specific
2015, Site Specific, Director, A Floating Caravan Under the Moon, Panta Rei Theatre & London Met University, Chiara D'Anna
2012, Site Specific, Gary the Gravedigger, Rocinante! Rocinante!, Panta Rei Theatre, Chiara D'Anna
2011, Site Specific, The Devil /Harlequin, Samhain Night, Panta Rei Theatre, Chiara D'Anna
2007, Site Specific, Magdalena, Angustias: After Lorca, The Quick and the Dead, Alison Hodge
Voice Over
2018, Voice Over, Doctor Rossi, Pharmaceutical Training Project, Actors World Production
2017, Voice Over, Fairy (Voice), Spite Your Face, Alchemy Film Festival, Rachael Maclean
2013, Voice Over, Italian Voice (ADR), Third Person, LEAssociates, Paul Haggis
Further Credits
2020, Role Play, Rep, Coaching Masterclass, Healthcare interAction Limited
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Eliza, White Other, Odd Eyes Theatre, Emilia Teglia
2018, Music Video, Commuter, Loyle Carner Ottolenghi Video, Pulse Films, Oscar Hudson
2018, Role Play, Doctor Rossi, Pharmaceutical Training Project, Actors World Production
2017, Corporate, The Prisoner, GOK, Dramatic Resources
2017, Role Play, Carla, Sales Consultant, Sunshine Foods, Dramatic Resources
2015, Event, Barbarella, Barbarella Disco Dome at the London Decompression Party, The Full Moon Society, Chiara D'Anna


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
East European, English-Standard, French, Italian*, Polish, Russian, Spanish
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French*, Italian*, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
5Rhythms, Choreography*, Contact Improvisation, Folk Dancing, Freestyle Dance, Freestyle Disco
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Character Design & Development Tutor (professional), Clown, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Commedia Dell'Arte, Corporate Roleplay, Dubbing, Immersive Performance, Interactive Performance, Live Roleplay, Mask, Murder Mystery Events, Outdoor Performances, Physical Comedy, Physical Theatre, Promenade Theatre, Role Play, Story Telling, Theatre In Education, Voice Acting, Voice Over, Voice Over + Home Studio, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
Climbing, Cycling, Running, Skiing, Swimming*, Synchronised Swimming*, Yoga*, Yoga (Ashtanga)
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Artistic Director, Devising, Director, Drama Coach (professional), Drama Workshop Leader, Event Management (experienced), Geoscience (BSc), Improvisation, IT Literate, Movement Director/Coach, Movement Tutor, Photographic Model, Photography, Scientist (qualified), Story Telling, Translating, Workshop Leader, Workshop Leader (Acting)


PhD in Performing Arts, the Sir John Cass School of Art, Architecture & Design, UK

MA in Physical Theatre, Royal Holloway University, UK

Teatranza Drama School, Italy

BSc and MSc in Geology, University of Turin, Italy

Additional Skills: Commedia del'Arte and Physical Theatre.