RESUME 

Maarit Hara

Height: 5'9" Size: M/L

hara.maarit@gmail.com
(+358) 4048414269

Hair: Brown

Eyes: Bluegreen

 WORK EXPERIENCE 

 

 

THEATRE

 

GO DOWN ON ME OR DIE | Actress, Writer, Director | The Barrow Group / Dixon Place [NYC]

MAARIT + KAITLIN | Actress, Writer | New Ohio Theatre / Dixon Place [NYC]

I PROMISE TO DIE HAPPY | Actress (solo piece, touring) | Matkateatteri | Dir: Johanna Parkkinen 

FRUIT OF THE LOOM - WOOM TO TOOM | Actress, Writer | Upright Citizens Brigade NY / BCC [NYC] | Dir: Patrick Keene 

THE ART HOUSE IMPROV MOVEMENT / poHa - THE POST HAROLD MOVEMENT | Performer | Upright Citizens Brigade NY | Dir: James Dwyer 

RESERVATIOS | Actress, Writer | Kraine Theater [NYC] | Dir: Kerri Sohn 
ALIVE TONIGHT | Actress, Writer | The Barrow Group [NYC] | Dir: Stephen Hohendorf 
THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES | Actress, Director, Producer | V-Day London (Dir: Monique Wilson), HKI, NYC |

FEWER EMERGENCIES | 2, 2 4, 1 | Catharsis IV Kiev | Dir: Ritabara Dutta 
HELGE'S LIFE | Helge's Fear | Aika Theatre [HKI] | Dir: Johanna Torasvirta 
THE CHERRY ORCHARD | Ranevskaja | Dir: Marjaana Kuusniemi 

TV / FILM 

 

MARIA KALLIO - TV - Series | Co - Star | Jarowskij Finland | Dir: Laura Joutsi

ONNELA - TV - Series | Co - Star | Zodiak Finland Oy | Dir: Jaakko Saariluoma

YLE - Brand Film Bob The Robot Pictures Oy | Dir: Mika Kurvinen

VUODATUS - Short Film | Lead | Kino Cult Euphoria | Dir: Eeva Leinonen

SADETANSSI - Short Film | Lead | Uneton48 Short Film Festiva| Dir: Eeva Leinonen

ISAK - Short Film | Bosslady | Dir: Eeva Leinonen
NAKED | Co - Lead | Monogold Band Music Video | Dir: Dana Gerolimatos 
POLE SHIFT | Co - Lead | NYFA- Short Film | Dir: Gertraud Felser 
ALL OUR YESTERDAYS | Co - Lead | Euphoria Borealis Ry - Short Film | Dir: Liisa Koskinen 
FENNOVOIMA INVESTMENT TEAM - Mokumentary | Lead | Theatre Poleemi & Greenpeace Finland 

Commercial: Conflicts available upon request

 Training 

EDUCATION

EAST15 - UNIVERSITY OF ESSEX | Master of Arts - Acting ( International ) | 2011 |

LONDON SCHOOL OF DRAMATIC ART | Advanced Acting Diploma | 2010 |

KAUNIAINEN WORKERS' ACADEMY | Acting | 2014 |

 

TRAINING

TEATTERI METAMORFOOSI - METALAB: CLOWN CHORUS | Soile Mäkelä & Helena Leminen | 2022 |

WORKERS' COLLEGE HELSINKI - VARIETÉ CLOWN | Helena Leminen | 2022 |

UNIVERSITY OF ARTS HELSINKI - CRITICAL SOMATICS  | Satu Palokangas | 2022 |

THE SECOND CITY TRAINING CENTER - STAND UP | Sean Sullivan | 2021 |

UNIVERSITY OF ARTS HELSINKI - CLOWNERY ADVANCED | Taina Mäki-Iso | 2020 | 

CELEBRATION BARN - ECCENTRIC PERFORMING | Avner Eisenberg | 2020 | 

CELEBRATION BARN - SERENADE LAB (CLOWN) | Aitor Basauri & Toby Park | 2020 |

UPRIGHT CITIZENS BRIGADE NY - IMPROVISATION 101- 401, ADVANCED STUDY/ IMPROV ACADEMY | James Dwyer, Alexandra Dickson, Joey Price | 2016 - 2018 |
FEMINIST COMEDY ACADEMY - STAND UP | James Lórien MacDonald | 2019 |
NEW YORK DRAMA CENTER - INNER IDIOT (CLOWN) | Aitor Basauri | 2018 |

PLAYHOUSE WEST BROOKLYN - MEISNER TECHNIQUE | Andrea Dantas & Jim Parrack | 2016 |

 Special Skills 

Improvisation (experimental, dramatic, comedy), Stand Up, Script writing, Barista, Fluent Finnish and English