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Sophie Bortolussi

Director - Choreographer - Performer - Teacher

Sophie Bortolussi




US: +1 718 844 0509. UK: +44 7903651192

French Citizen. Permanent US resident. 





2010 - present

2010 - present

Theatre Professional experience 
Choreographer. Co-director.

2012 - present


The Day Shall Declare It (co-created with Wilderness)

Imperial Studio (2015), L.A.,  USA

Marylebone Gardens (2014), London, UK

Bush Theatre (2012) London, UK



2014 - 2015


SIX o THREE (Work in Progress), NYC

written and performed by Jon David Casey

Lighting and Set design by Christopher Akerlind



2011 - present



Diroector: Felix Barret

Choreogrpahy: Maxine Doyle


The Drowned Man: A Holywood Fable (Wendy, Drugstore girl), Temple studio, London

Sleep No More (Lady Macbeth, Agnes Naithsmith), NYC


Role play actress.

2014 - present


CSW Associates Inc., London, Paris, NYC, Glasgow


Choreographer. Movement director. Performer.

2012 - present


Red Eye To Havre De GraceLucidity Suitcase Intercontinental

Director: Thaddeus Phillips

Walker Theater (2015), Mineappolis, USA 

New York Theater Workshop (2014), NYC, USA

Live Arts Festival (2012) Philadelphia, USA


Performer. Choreographer Assistant.

2005 - present


Director: Martha Clarke

Angel Reapers (2016), Signature Theater, NYC, USA

The Three-Penny Opera (2014), Atlantic Theater, NYC, USA

Angel Reapers (2012) NYC/ US tour/ ADF, Durham, NC

Garden of Earthly Delights (2007-2008) Minetta Lane Theater, NYC/ Two River Theater/ ADF, NC

Kaos (2006) New York Theater Workshop, NYC

Ann the word (2005) Workshop Lincoln Center Theater, NYC, USA





Holoscenes (2012), workshop in NYC

Director: Lars Jan


Artistic Associate.Co-Choreographer.
Co-director. Performer.

2006 - 2014


Nu Dance Theater. USA


Dancer. Improviser.

2009 - 2010


Director: K.J. Holmes

This is where we are (2011), Chocolate Factory, NYC



2006 - 2009



Drastic Action. USA

Director: Aviva Gesimar


Action Performer.

2005 - 2006



Director: Andrea Haenggi



2004 - 2005


Martha Graham Dance Company



2003 - 2005


Martha Graham Dance Ensemble


Commercial Professional experience 
Choreographer. Movement director.

October 2015. Toronto.


American Airlines Inflight Safety Video

Agency: Hēlō

Director: Jeff Tremaine

Director of Photography: Gyula Pados

Production designer: Ethan Tobman



May 2015. Miami.



Agency: Mother, NYC

Movement Teacher
Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.

2015- 2014, London, UK



Theater Academy Camp.

2012, Jarna, Sweden



Dancing to connect.

2006-2009, Germany



Awake Youth

2009, Glasgow, Scotland



National Dance Institute

2007-2008, NYC, USA


2015 Ovation Award Nomination

Best Chreography, The Day Shall Declare It


2013 UK Broadway World Nomination

Best leading actress in a new production of a play

Wendy, The Drowned Man: A Hollywood Fable


2011 World Falstaff Award

Best principal performance

Lady Macbeth, Sleep No More





School Of Body Mind Centering

2014 - 2015

Somatic Movement Educator



Martha Graham School Of Contemporary Dance

2002 - 2005

Teacher Training and Professional Program



University of Paris 8

1998 - 2002

Degree in Philosophy



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