Kolozsvár, 1957

Kati Panek

Place and date of birth: Cluj, September 4, 1957

1976-1980 – Szentgyörgyi István Faculty for Theatre Arts - Târgu-Mureş, Acting class

1980 – member of the Hungarian Theatre of Cluj


Current parts


Green, Head cook - Franz Kafka: Amerika, directed by Michal Dočekal

Parts at the Hungarian Theatre of Cluj:


Narrator - Nagy Ignác: Local Elections, directed by István Kövesdy
Rachel - Georges Feydeau – M. Desvallières: The Lovers of Loches, directed by Alexandru Dabija


Mother - Péter Demény: Bolero, directed by István Albu


Revoluția - Freefall adaptation after Caragiale: Leonida Gem Session, directed by Gábor Tompa


Ms Kati - Róbert Lakatos, Cecília Felméri: Draculatour or The Brand Stroker Project, directed by Róbert Lakatos


Shratzia, Latchek's cousin - Hanoch Levin: Winter Funeral, directed by Elie Malka


Dotty Ottley (Mrs. Clackett) - Michael Frayn: Noises Off, directed by Peter Bokor


Sister in law I - Giacomo Puccini: Gianni Schicchi, directed by Silviu Purcărete


Ruth Shahash - Hanoch Levin: Ya'acobi and Leidental, directed by Elie Malka


Chorus Leader - Euripides: The Bacchae, directed by David Zinder


The Bulibasha’s Wife - Compiled from gipsy stories by Alan Lyddiard and Kinga Kelemen: Black Eyed Roses, directed by Alan Lyddiard
Tache Farfuridi - I.L. Caragiale: The Lost Letter, directed by Gábor Tompa
Donna Pasqua Polegana - Carlo Goldoni: The Little Square, directed by Mona Chirilă


The mother Robert - Eugene Ionesco: Jacques or The Submission, directed by Gábor Tompa


Beelzebub - Christopher Marlowe: The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus, directed by Mihai Măniuţiu
Mourners, Mrs. Noe's Friends - Benjamin Britten – Selmeczi György – Visky András: Sunday School or Noah's Flood, directed by György Selmeczi
2000/2001 Season:
MOTHER - F. G. Lorca: Blood Wedding, directed by Mona Chirilă
1999/2000 Season:
FYOKLA IVANOVNA - Gogol: Marriage, directed by Mona Chirilă
WOMAN - Spiró György: Quartet, directed by István Kövesdy
1998/1999 Season:
PIRATE JENNY - Bertholt Brecht-Kurt Weil: The Threepenny Opera, directed by István Kövesdy
1997/1998 Season:
LUCIENNE HOMENIDES DE HISTANGUA - Feydeau: A Flea in Her Ear, directed by István Kövesdy
HELEN - W. Shakespeare: Troilus and Cressida, directed by Gábor Tompa
1996/1997 Season:
SÁRBOGÁRDI JOLÁN - Parti Nagy Lajos: Ibusár, directed by István Kövesdy
1995/1996 Season:
A COURTESAN - W. Shakespeare: The Comedy of Errors, directed by István Kövesdy
COLOMBINA - Carlo Goldoni: The Venetian Twins, directed by Vlad Mugur
1994/1995 Season:
LIBERA - Carlo Goldoni: Quarrels at Chioggia, directed by Árpád Árkosi
1992/1993 Season:
MRS. SÁRKÁNY - Molnár Ferenc: Mr. Doctor, directed by István Mózes
RIZI - Örkény István: Pisti In the Blood Bath, directed by János Vincze
1991/1992 Season:
MRS. MARTIN - E. Ionesco: The Bald Prima Donna, directed by Gábor Tompa
ERZSI - Szigligeti Ede: Liliomfi, directed by Ferenc Boér, András Csíky, Gerő László, Gábor Tompa
HEINRICH - J. Svarc: The Dragon, directed by László Bocsárdi
1990/1991 Season:
ILKA - Heltai Jenő: Naphtalene, directed by Gábor Tompa
ADELA - F. G. Lorca: The House of Bernarda Alba, directed by Attila Demény
1989/1990 Season:
MRS. VALLET - Müller Péter: Unmitigated Truth, directed by Miklós Parászka
1988/1989 Season:
ALFONSINE - Jókai Mór: The Heartless Man's Sons, directed by Gábor Dehel
CSÖPI - Sigmond István: Raining with Love, directed by Gábor Tompa
NATALIA - A. P. Chekhov: The Wedding, directed by Zoltán László
1987/1988 Season:
ZITA - I.L. Caragiale: Stormy Night, directed by Gábor Tompa
CHARLOTTE - A. V. Pinero: The Magistrate, directed by Lehel Salat
LENKE - Sütő András: Happy Wailing for a Wander Dustmote, directed by Gábor Tompa

1986/1987 Season:
KATHERINE - R. Thomas: Eight Women, directed by Gábor Dehel

2007 - Special Award for Best Actress - Festival of Hungarian Theatres’ Abroad - Kisvárda, Hungary (Ruth Shahash / Ya'acobi and Leidental)