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HEIGHT  5'6" (167 cm)

LANGUAGES German (mother tongue), English (fluent), Spanish (basic), French (basic)

EYES Brown

HAIR Long, Dark Brown


DANCE Bollywood, Afro Dance, Modern Dance, Salsa, Tango

SPORTS Bouldering, Capoeira, Karate, Yoga

HOUSING OPTIONS Berlin, Hamburg, Edinburgh, London


Rose Bruford College of Theatre & Performance, London

Actor and Performer Training, MFA

Scholarship German Academic Scholarship Foundation


London International School of Performing Arts, London, Berlin

Physical Theatre, Advanced Devising Practice (two year postgraduate training)

Scholarship Alfred Toepfer Foundation


Leuphana University of Lueneburg | University of Ghana

Cultural Sciences | Educational Sciences, BA


2022 Die Pfefferkörner, ongoing series

ARD, Letterbox

direction: Andrea Katzenberger u.a.

cast: Mira Elani Bruns


2020 On Noah's Blood-Stained Rainbow, We Danceperformance film

Label Noir Kollektiv, direction: Lara-Sophie Milagro

cast: Tumelo

Maxim Gorki Theater Berlin


2016 MyHostel, web series

Him Stuttgart

direction: Jonathan Behr

cast: Andy (lead)


Theatre (selection)

2021 The Turtle That Never Was

concept, performance, text: Zandile Darko

dramaturgy: Claude Jansen

outside eye, concept, costumes, light: Jelka Plate

festival "The Re-Enactment of Things" at M.Bassy Hamburg


2019 Imagination Office 

concept, performance, text: Zandile Darko

dramaturgical advice: Claude Jansen

solo performance

Berlin Art Week, Scriptings Berlin


 2019 Fall Prettier

direction: Zandile Darko, Therese Ramstedt

cast: Medea

Preview at PEN's new writing Showcase by Pennyworth Productions at the Arcola Theatre, 

Summerhall, Edinburgh Festival Fringe (Preview "Working Title Medea")

The Space Theatre London


2018 Ur-Medëa

direction: Gabriel Gawin, Magdalena Koza

cast: Zoe

Summerhall, Edinburgh Festival Fringe 


2017-2018 Silmandé

in cooperation with Ensemble Resonanz, Viktor Marek and Jardin Silmande

director, concept: Ella Huck, Dorothea Reinicke

cast: investment banker

Kampnagel Hamburg festival "Theater der Welt"


2013-2016 Paradise Mastaz

direction, concept: Ella Huck, Dorothea Reinicke

cast: various

Kampnagel Hamburg

Theater im Pumpenhaus Münster

Forum Freies Theater, Düsseldorf

Münchner Kammerspiele

Schauspiel Stuttgart

Maxim Gorki Theater, Berlin

invitation to the XLI Festival di Morgana, Palermo, Italy


2011-2014 Hajusom in Bollyland

direction, concept: Ella Huck, Dorothea Reinicke

cast: various

Kampnagel Hamburg

Staatsschauspiel Dresden

Theater Dortmund
Forum Freies Theater, Düsseldorf

Theater im Pumpenhaus Münster


2012 Bukom with the National Dance Company of Ghana

direction, choreography: Prof. F. Nii-Yartey

cast: dancer

E.T.S. Drama Studio, Accra



 2014 Max-Brauer-Prize awarded by the  Alfred Toepfer Foundation I Hamburg, Germany


2012 Innovation Award Sozio-Culture I Hamburg, Germany 

'Hajusom in Bollyland'