Shake Alive 2016

SGCNZ ALUMNUS

Anastasia Roberts (SGCNZ NSSP 2013)

Originally hailing from London, England, Anastasia was thrice her schools student director for the SGCNZ Wairarapa Regional UOSWSF. There, in her last year, she was picked for the direct entry into SGCNZ NSSP 2013. She then she moved on to Wellington to study Theatre and Italian at Victoria University of Wellington. In her last year she both participated in Much Ado About Nothing directed by Stella Reid, and she also directed Mambo Italiano at Bats Theatre in collaboration with the Italian Society at Victoria. In the second half 2016 she studied abroad in Milan, Italy where under the tutelage of Teatro Alla Scala actor Stefano Guizzi, she studied an intensive Commedia Dell’arte course. Currently she is teaching Theatre to Chinese children in Beijing, China.

Anastasia intends to continue pursuing her craft and gaining experiences to pursue her goal of becoming a Theatre practitioner.