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Carolina is an actress, writer and theatre maker. She trained with Berty Tovías at  the Col.legi de Teatre in Barcelona, and has a BA Hons degree in Journalism from the Universitat Autónoma. She then trained at the Jacques Lecoq school in Paris, where she met Joseph Alford. She became Co-Artistic Director of ‘theatre O’ in 1999. She has co-created and performed in all of the company’s shows.  

In the past two years, she has been focusing mainly on writing  and has now completed her first written play: Sheriff. 

Aside from theatre O, she has worked extensively as an actor and Movement Director and done work in theatre, opera, film and television. Her longstanding collaborations include her work with Phyllida Lloyd in the Shakespeare Trilogy project, film maker Daria Martin, writer and theatre maker Jonathan Young, and composer Melanie Wilson. 

Alongside this, she has performed for the past five years with company ATT using drama to explore behaviour in the work place and for around 10 years she translated comic books and graphic novels from English and French into Spanish.

carolina@theatreO.co.uk / 

Agent: Jess Alford/ United Agents - JAlford@unitedagents.co.uk

CV

Icon, Machine, Monument - Project In Development (dir. Melanie Wilson) - Artistic Collaborator and Movement Director

Somnai - Dot Dot Dot Productions - Devisor and Performance Co-Director

Doctor Who Audio Book - Big Finish Productions - Performer

Ramona tells Jim - The Bush Theatre (dir. Mel Hillyard) - Movement Director

The Shakespeare Trilogy (Julius Caesar, Henry IV, The Tempest) - Donmar Warehouse/St Anne's Warehouse, New York (dir. Phyllida Lloyd) - Performer

The Opera of the Unknown Woman - Wales Millenium Centre (dir. Melanie Wilson) - Movement Director

The Brink - Orange Tree Theatre (dir. Mel Hillyard) - Movement Director

Henry IV - St Anne's Warehouse/Donmar (dir. Phyllida Lloyd) - Performer

The Late Henry Moss - Southwark Playhouse (dir. Mel Hillyard) - Performer

At the threshold - short film (dir. Daria Martin and Joseph Alford)

Treasure Island - National Theatre (dir. Polly Finlay) - Movement Director

A Little Chaos - Lionsgate Films (dir. Alan Rickman) - Performer

Hamlet - RSC (dir. David Farr) - Movement Director

Julius Caesar - Donmar Warehouse (dir. Phyllida Lloyd) - Performer / Associate Movement Director

Call the Midwife - BBC (dir. Philippa Lowthorpe) - Performer

Napoli Millionaria - Central School of Speech and Drama (dir. Sarah Davey-Hull) - Movement Director

The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui - Liverpool Playhouse - Movement Director

Reykjavik - Shams - Director

The Thirteen Midnight Challenges of Angelus Diablo - RSC (dir. Lu Kemp) - Performer

Absurdia - Donmar Warehouse - Movement Director

Casanova - Told By An Idiot (dir. Paul Hunter) - Performer

Lindy’s Got a Gun - Trafalgar Studios (dir. Enda Walsh) - Performer

The Garden - Shams - Director

All Mapped Out - Gogolia - Director

The Barber of Seville - Opera 21 - Director / Performer

Carmen - Opera 21 - Director / Performer