Maša Jelić

DSC_0419actress and teacher, was born in 1977 in Belgrade, Serbia. She has been a member of PLAVO theatre – theatre laboratory since 2001. Since then she has performed in PLAVO theatre performances: Sarcasticus or Birth of the Virus (2002), Fantastic Gospel According to Virginia (2003), Dialectics of Soul – Study of Freedom (2004), I Sing Like a Bird (2006), The Wizard or Harmonic Cacophony (2007), Dancing With Father (2008), Pagan Phantasma or The Secret of Betrayal (2011, 2012), Concert of Decadence (2011), Ema (2013), The Day of Ahasverus (2014).

To broaden her acting work, so far she participated in workshops led by Odin Teatret actors Roberta Careri, Jan Ferslev and Iben Nagel Rasmussen and those led by teachers and former actors of Jerzy Grotowski’s Laboratory Theatre, Zygmunt Molik and Rena Mirecka.

She assisted PLAVO theatre educational projects, such workshops Contemporary Theatre – The Space of Open Mind, Contemporary Theatre – Mind and Technique and continuous projects Play against Violence and School of Contemporary Theatre. Since 2008 she has conducted a continuous educational program Contemporary Theatre Workshop, as well as Workshop of physical and vocal training and workshop Dance of Memory, which is a part of PLAVO theatre international educational program Two Open Weeks. By the end of 2012, in cooperation with director Nenad Čolić, the actress realized presentation of her acting work titled Between Spirit and Soul, and in 2013 her first solo performance Ema.