Actors Ink - Joanna Tsalikis

Joanna Tsalikis

Age Range:59 - 65 years
Hair:Brown
Eyes:Brown
Height:160cm

Education / Training

2002

Bachelor of Education, University of South Australia

Secondary

1996

Bachelor of Arts, University of Adelaide

Drama Studies

1973

National Institute of Dramatic Art

NSW scholarship

Theatre

2014

Gardinaria,

Self devised, written & performed

The General Store, Mt Barker

L’hibou Productions

2013

Nectar & Gluttony / Falling

Cacophony,

Performed original work Script development

The General Store, Mt Barker

L’hibou Productions

2012

Overtures –

Woman in the lighthouse

Cleopatra’s Dream

The Smyrna Project

Co-written with L’hibou Hornug

Narrator

Angeliki

Holden St Theatres

 

Marion Theatre

Festival Hellenika

2011

Voices &Visions, presentation of original poetry, prose readings, & work in progress

Festival Hellenika

Self devised

2008

Poetry down South, readings of poetry & original theatre work in progress

South Australian Writers Festival

Friendly Street Poets & Writers

2006

The Philosophy or Freedom

It’s all Greek to You:

Mythos & Music

Lady Philosophy/ Sophia Story telling & traditional folk music

Edward Spence, Old Adelaide Goal Original script. Metropolitan Schools Tour

2004

 

The Kazantzakis Monologues

 

 

Beyond Forgiveness

Magdalena/ Mary Magdalene

 

The victim

The Firm Chamber Ensemble

Max Mastrosavas,

Nexus Arts Centre

Aviva Sheba, Bakehouse Theatre, ABC radio

1999

 

Courtyard of Miracles

Singer, music score & Anneto, workshops

Rodney Fisher,

State Theatre Company

1998

 

Kafe Kavafi, Theatro Oneiron

The Skaubryn Project

Sarah Bernhard, Rika,

Ayiro, Chorus

Max Matrosavas, International tour, Festival Thessaloniki.

National Tour

1997

The Woman in Black,

moved reading, by Anita Clara

Title role (Chrisoula)

Katherine Fitzgerald, Vital Statistix

1994

The Last Performance

The Lover

Max Mastrosavas, Theatre 62

1993

Savouring Shakespeare

 

Select character scenes Shakespeare’s Women

Self devised/ directed,(metro)

1987-

Yerma

Just Call Me Joe

Yerma

Gina, mother, school girl

Theatre Exchange

Teresa Crea, Doppio/ Paralello

-1987 cont

Home Sweet Home

The Woman

Margie Fischer/ Teresa Crea Workshops, Vital Statistix

1982

The Heiress

Katherine

Paul Linkson, The Arts Theatre

1977

There Were Giants in Those Days (world premier)

Wonder Woman

Malcolm Blaylock, Icon Theatre

1976

Roses in Due Season (world premier)

Lillian

Dave Allan, Troupe Theatre

1975

El Grande de Coca Cola

Maria, Juanita Puff Puff

Joe Latona, Space, Adelaide Festival Centre

1974

The Marat Sade

Glitter

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Rosignol, chorus

Blue Daughter

Helena

Martin Christmas, SA Creative

Workshops, The Space

John Strealo, Triad Theatre

“1972

Under Milkwood

Mrs Dai Bread,

Gypsy & Chorus

Bruno Knez & Wal Cherry State theatre Workshops

 

         

Film & Television

1994

Atavistic Traces

Daughter, Prod Assist.

Joya Stevens & Patricia Balfour

1993

Andio

Singer (sound track)

Desma Kastanos

1993

An Apocryphal History of Meat

Bucher’s Wife, narrator

Shane McNeil, SA Film Core

Mulligrubs

Story Teller, Kids TV

Elizabeth Mansuti

Fat Cat

Story Teller, Kids TV

CH 7 TV

1985 -

Training films e.g. English at Work

Various roles

TAFE, Adelaide & Flinders Uni, Video Communicators, SBS

1992

60 Minutes

Drunk party guest

CH 9TV

1991

Aeron’s Way

Jennifer

SA Film Core

Australia’s Most Wanted

Alluring Woman

Re-enactments

1988

All Together Now

Eleni

SA Film Core,

1981

Industrial Democracy

Factory worker

SA Film Core

1980

Gallipoli

Soldiers wife, Prostitute

SA Film Core Peter Weir

1980

The Julie Anthony Story

Back stage friend

SA Film Core

 

 

Voiceover & Radio

2005

Kazansakis Monologues

Katarina, Magdalena

Radio Adelaide

2003

Soft of Hearing

Agent

Mike Ladd, ABC Radio National

2002

Mitropoulos

Wife

Keith Richards, ABC, Radio

2000

Poetica

The Greek Poets

Christina Koubiac, ABC Radio

1989

1989

The Plan

One Night with Eva Peron

Jane

Eva

Wendy Milloti, Radio Adelaide

Kieth Richards, ABC Radio

 

1983 -

Various advertising, VO’s

Variety of characters & accents

Grape Vine Studios, Street Remleys

 

Catalogue modelling

Product advertising

Department Stores, catalogues

 

Other Information  

Interspersed with Joanna’s performance work, is her experience as a community theatre director/ actor specialising in collaborative processes and development of new works. She has worked extensively as an arts project co-ordinator, voice and drama teacher in both the private and public education sectors and in many other freelance settings. She is a member of The South Australian Writers Centre and in addition to her poetry and creative writing, is currently developing several new pieces for performance. She is also a Civil Marriage Celebrant and is actively engaged in a variety of projects in community cultural development.