Cluj, 1977

Edina M. Fodor

Place and date of birth: Cluj, April 26, 1977

1992–1996 – Brassai Sámuel Theoretic Lyceum, Humanities Department, Cluj
1996–2000 – Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj, Cathedra for Theatre Arts, (leading proffesors:Csíky András and Keresztes Attila)

Since September 2000 - actor at the Hungarian Theatre Cluj.

Played parts at Faculty:

ANNA, MAGDA – Ingmar Bergman: The Best Intentions, directed by Spolarics Andrea, 1997
STELLA – Tennessee Williams: A Streetcar Named Desire, directed by Keresztes Attila, 1997
NYINA – A. P. Chekhov: The Seagull, directed by Csíky András, Keresztes Attila, 1997
ALISON – John Osborne: Look Back in Anger, directed by Keresztes Attila, 1998
THOMAS DIAFOIRUS – Moliere: The Imaginary Invalid, directed by Keresztes Attila, 1999
ANFISA – A.P. Chekhov: Three Sisters, directed by Keresztes Attila, 2000

Played parts at Hungarian Theatre Cluj:

2007/2008 Season:
NELLA – Giacomo Puccnini: Gianni Schicchi, directed by Silviu Purcărete

2006/2007 Season:
SIMPLE – William Shakespeare: The Merry Wives of Windsor, directed by Keresztes Attila

2004/2005 Season:
DETECTIVE SERGEANT TROUGHTON – Ray Cooney: Run For Your Wife, directed by Keresztes Attila
BACCHANT – Euripides: The Bacchae, directed by David Zinder (Izrael)
CELIA – Barabás Olga: Enigmatical Story, directed by Barabás Olga
BOY – Muszty Bea – Dobay András: The Miracle Cake, directed by Keresztes Attila

2003/2004 Season:
WIFE, STUCK-UP – Szabó Attila: Noddy Michael, directed by Szabó Attila

2002/2003 Season:
MRS. SHEM, DEVIL – Britten – Visky – Selmeczi: Sunday School or Noye's Fludde, directed by Selmeczi György (Hungary)
THE SINGER'S SERVANT – C. Goldoni: Comedy of Theatre, directed by Rusznyák Gábor (Hungary)
COURIOUS CARNIVAL PEOPLE – I.L. Caragiale: Of The Carnival, directed by Mona Chirilă
PERDITA – W. Shakespeare: Winter's Tale, directed by Keresztes Attila

2001/2002 Season:
BASSIA – after S. Anski: White Fire/Black Fire (Dybbuk), directed by David Zinder (Izrael)
MOSUS GRAINNights from One Thousand and One, directed by Mona Chirilă
BÁNYAI ETELKA – Schöntan – Kellér: The Rape of the Sabins, directed by Keresztes Attila
SARAH – Brian Friel: Translations, directed by David Grant

2000/2001 Season:
FENCER – Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet, directed by Keresztes Attila
WIFE – F.G. Lorca: Blood Wedding, directed by Mona Chirilă
CHRISTIE – A. Strindberg: Miss Julie, directed by András Lóránt
VILMA – Vörösmarty Mihály – Görgey Gábor: The Secrets of the Veil , directed by Keresztes Attila

1999/2000 Season:
BEGGAR – B. Brecht – Kurt Weil: The Threepenny Opera, directed by Kövesdy István
NYMPH – W. Shakespeare: The Tempest, directed by Dragoş Galgoţiu

THE WOMENMistletoe-vintage, directed by Barabás Olga, Ariel Youth- and Children's Theatre, Târgu-Mureş, 2003


NICU CEAUŞESCU'S WIFERom-mania. Cinedom, Budapest, 2004, directed by Nándori József


Edith Piaf: Ma vie – chanson-night. Piano accompaniment and correpetitor: Incze G. Katalin, directed by Keresztes Attila, 2000

Contributed to the realisation of several TV-shows, documentarys, portraits and fictions (TVR, Duna TV, MTV).

Parts at the Hungarian Theatre of Cluj:


Simple, Servant to Slender - William Shakespeare: The Merry Wives of Windsor, directed by Attila Keresztes


Celia - Olga Barabás: Enigmatic Story, directed by Olga Barabás


Sister-in-law - Attila Szabó: Noddy Michael


Mrs. Cain, Mrs. Shem - Benjamin Britten – Selmeczi György – Visky András: Sunday School or Noah's Flood, directed by György Selmeczi
PERDITA, Leontes` and Hermione`s daughter - William Shakespeare: The Winter's Tale, directed by Attila Keresztes
SERVANT (who get the oportunity to speak) - Carlo Goldoni: The Comic Theatre, directed by Gábor Rusznyák
Mascs - I. L. Caragiale: Carnival Adventures, directed by Mona Chirilă


Bassia - After S. Anski: White Fire, Black Fire (DYBBUK), directed by David Zinder
Sarah - Brian Friel: Translations, directed by David Grant