Susanne Gschwendtner, actress, speaker, singer, Vienna
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  • Actress
  • speaker
  • singer

Basic data

LanguagesEnglish French German Hebrew
DialectsAustrian (Native dialect), British (Standard), Salzburgerisch, Upper austrian (Native dialect), Viennese
SingingChanson Folk Rock/Pop
Instrumentsguitar piano
Skills (dance)Contact Improvisation Hip Hop Historical Dance Pantomime Salsa Standard
Skills (sports)horseback riding roller skating skiing swimming yoga
Immediate working areaVienna
1st residence (federal state or country)Austria - Vienna
NationalityAustrian
LicencesB (car) [eu]

Agency

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Phone+43 1 4814100
Mobile+43 664 5311631

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About Susanne Gschwendtner

Austrian actress, singer and performer. Studied Acting at the EAST 15 Acting School in London. Worked in the UK, Israel, Germany and Austria. Lead role in the ABC series 'The Quest' by the producers of The Lord of the Rings. Since 2016 ensemble member of the Viennese performance group Toxic Dreams.

Training

Year 
2019Susan Batson Masterclass, Berlinale
2018Bouffon Workshop - Thomas Toppler
2016Bouffon Workshop - Thomas Nygaard, Denmark
2016Character-Based Improvisation - Robert Marchant, USA
2014Meisner Workshop - Kristian Nekrasov
2014Grotowski workshop - Ryszard Nieoczym, Canada
2013 to 2014Commedia dell'Arte - Johannes Steiner
2012 to 2013Sprecherausbildung - Werner Wawruschka
2012Robert Castle - Method Acting Workshop
2012On camera Acting - TVI Acting Studio, New York
2012 to 2013Pantomime - Massud Rahmana
2011Meisner Training - Dunja Tot
2006 to 2008Improvisation - Ken Campbell, London
2005Meisner Training - Che Walker, London
2004Theatre of Violence Workshop - BADAC Theatre, London
2004 to 2008Regular Workshops at the Actor's Centre, London
2001 to 2004East 15 Acting School (3 year BA in Acting, London)
2000 to 2003Experimental Theatre with Zofia Kalinska in Poland, Italy, Berlin and London

Awards

YearAward
2020Nestroy Prize for Best Off-Theater Production THE BRUNO KREISKY LOOKALIKE

Projects as actress

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YearTitleGenreDirectorRole
2021Dives - Stay right hereMusic VideoMaria OtterBonnie [L]
2020Jeanny - Das fünfte Mädchen (WT)TV Movie, MDR [de], ORF [at]Andreas KoprivaSandra [SR]
2019The Trouble With Being BornFeature FilmSandra WollnerBirgit [SR]
2018Meiberger - Im Kopf des TätersTV Series, Servus TV [at]MultipleKatrin [SR]
2018Tatort - Wahre LügenTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], ORF [at]Thomas RothSilvie Wolter [SR]
2018RefugeShort FilmSara HofsteinPhilippa [SR]
2018AngeloFeature FilmMarkus SchleinzerHofdame [BP]
2017Schnell ermitteltTV Series, ORF [at]MultipleDaniela Rott [SRE]
2017Gestüt Hochstetten / TrakehnerblutTV Series, Servus TV [at]MultipleAnita Holzleitner [SSR]
2016Die HölleFeature FilmStefan RuzowitzkyÄrztin [SR]
2016CaviarFeature FilmElena TikhonovaPolizistin [SR]
2015Durch den VorhangShort FilmArkadij KhaetKrankenschwester [SR]
2015Low TideIndie Feature FilmDaniel Mann [1]Susanne [L]
2015Wer hat Angst vorm schwarzen Mann (WT)Short FilmChristian LimSandrine [L]
2015Landkrimi - Der Tote am TeichTV-Movie (Series), ORF [at]Nikolaus LeytnerMiriam Meyer [SR]
2015Die HochzeitMedium Length FilmSebastian MayrClaudia
2014Another World (WT)Feature FilmEitan ReuvenThe Doctor [L]
2014Tatort - GierTV-Movie (Series), ORF [at]Robert DornhelmDr. Kathrin Bach [SR]
2013Always on my mindShort FilmHelen ParkesAlex [L]
2012Al kerach dak (DVD)Indie Feature FilmDina PerlsteinReporterin [SR]

Projects as voice actress / speaker

YearTitleGenreRoleActor
2014Life Patented - What If Patenting Seeds Is Only The BeginningCommercialKrankenschwester [SR]

Theatre engagements

YearProduction nameRoleDirectorTheatre
2020Die JahreAnnieClaudia Seigmanntheater nyx
2020The Bruno Kreisky Lookalike 7-10Eva Swoboda BraunYosi Wanunutoxic dreams
2019Traumschiff - ein DesastricalJutta von GössnitzViktoria SchubertKultursommerLaxenburg
2019The Bruno Kreisky Lookalike 4-6Eva Swoboda BraunYosi Wanunutoxic dreams
2018The Bruno Kreisky LookalikeEva Braun SwobodaYosi Wanunutoxic dreams
2018der Wal der Österreich verschlucktemehrereYosi Wanunutoxic dreams
2018Stille NachtGeliebteAdi HirschalKultursommer Laxenburg
2017Travelling Circus/ Moby DickVariousYosi Wanunutoxic dreams
2017The AuditionCasting assistantYosi WanunuImpulstanz/lizart
2017Home of the not so braveVariousYosi Wanunutoxic dreams
2017Morton Feldman SaysMusicianYosi Wanunutoxic dreams
2016Thomas B or NotThe actressYosi Wanunutoxic dreams
2016Das wird mir alles nicht passierenErzählerClaudia SeigmannPosthof, Linz
2016Mechanical ParadisePerformerYosi Wanunutoxic dreams
2015 - 2016Die RäuberAmaliaPedro Martins BejaWerk X, Wien
2015Ewig JungFrau GschwendtnerAdi HirschalKultursommer Laxenburg
2014 - 2015The FloodNurseSteven Lambertvarious, London
2014 - 2015The FloodNurseSteven Lambert / BADAC Theatre CompanyEdinburgh Fringe Festival - Summerhall
2013Die PhotographinselbstMartin FabiniMimamusch Theater

Other projects

YearProject typeTitleActivityCompany
2018 - 2020concertKrawalle & LiebeSängerinTarab

Basic data

Height173 cm
Weight63 kg - 138 lb.
Body typeslim
Clothing size38
Ethnic appearanceWhite Central European
Hair colourdark brown
Hair lengthmedium
Eye colourgreen-brown
NationalityAustrian
LanguagesEnglish French German Hebrew
DialectsAustrian (Native dialect), British (Standard), Salzburgerisch, Upper austrian (Native dialect), Viennese
Voice typeAlto
SingingChanson Folk Rock/Pop
Instrumentsguitar piano
Skills (dance)Contact Improvisation Hip Hop Historical Dance Pantomime Salsa Standard
Skills (sports)horseback riding roller skating skiing swimming yoga
Experience abroadMiddle East: Israel, Lebanon
North America: USA
Western Europe: England, France
LicencesB (car) [eu]
Preferred place of workLondon, UK, US
Immediate working areaVienna
1st residence (federal state or country)Austria - Vienna
2nd residence (if applicable)Salzburg
Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, London, New York, Salzburg, Tel Aviv