Cluj-Napoca, 1996

Zsuzsa Tőtszegi

Place and date of birth: Cluj-Napoca, 24 October 1996


2011–2015 • János Zsigmond Unitarian College, Cluj-Napoca, philology, intensive English specialty

2015–2018 • BA in Performing Arts (Acting), Babeș-Bolyai University, Faculty of Theatre and Television, Cluj-Napoca. Teachers leading the classes: József Bíró and Attila Keresztes

Since March 2018 she is a member of the Hungarian Theatre of Cluj


Major roles played at university:

LADY CAPULET – William Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet, director: Attila Keresztes

Martha – Edward Albee: Who’s afraid of Virginia Wolf?, head teacher: József Bíró

MARIANNE – Ingmar Bergman: Scenes from a Marriage, head teacher: József Bíró

YOUNG WOMAN – David Harrower: Knifes in Hens, lead teacher: Bálint Botos

ILZE – Frank Wedekind: Spring Awakening, director: Attila Keresztes

Jenny, Gangster – Bertolt Brecht: The Threepenny Opera, director: Bélai Marcell

Exposed – stage movement performance, director: Enikő Györgyjakab

Current parts


Queen Elizabeth I, Queen of England - Friedrich Schiller: Mary Stuart, directed by Diego de Brea


Böbe, maid (choir) - after Kosztolányi Dezső: Édes Anna, directed by István Szabó K.


The Girl, Balázs Béla, Benny Goodman, Ady Endre, Eminem, women and men, bugs, so everyone else: - Inspired by the lives of Béla Bartók and Zoltán Kodály, based on a text by Miklós Vecsei H. and improvisations of the company: Young Barbarians, directed by Attila Vidnyánszky Jr.
Heidi - Anne Lepper: Seymour – I'm only here by accident, directed by Ferenc Sinkó
Antigone, Lichas, Little Girls at the Hotel - Robert Icke after Sophocles: Oedipus, direction and lighting design by: Andrei Șerban
Ghost, Ophelia - William Shakespeare: Hamlet, directed by Gábor Tompa


Lady Capulet / Montague - Based on William Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet, directed by Attila Vidnyánszky Jr.
Hens - After George Orwell: Ervin Erős – Dávid Klemm – Róbert Lénárd: Animal Farm, directed by Zoltán Puskás


Shprintze - Sheldon Harnick – Jerry Bock – Joseph Stein: Fiddler on the Roof, directed by László Béres


Kiddo - Henrik Ibsen: A Doll's House, directed by Botond Nagy

Parts at the Hungarian Theatre of Cluj:


- Inspired by the life of Jenő Janovics, based on a text by Miklós Vecsei H. and Nikolett Németh, and the improvisations of the company: Janovics, directed by Attila Vidnyánszky jr.


Éva Ulpius - Adaptation based on Antal Szerb's novel Journey by Moonlight, by Botond Nagy and Ágnes Kali: JOURNEY BY MOONLIGHT, directed by Botond Nagy
Anya - A. P. Chekhov: The Cherry Orchard, directed by Yuri Kordonsky


Kattrin, her mute daughter - Bertolt Brecht − Paul Dessau: Mother Courage and Her Children, directed by Armin Petras

• Artistic Award for her performance in Hamlet