Maria Kierzkowska

Academy of Dramatic Arts in Krakow, Campus Faculty (Puppetry) in Wroclaw. In Toruń since 1989.

She performs in:pl_KIERZKOWSKA002

Gabriela Zapolska “Four of Them” (Ich czworo)
dir .: Karina Piwowarska
premiere: 07.05.2011

“Concert of Wishes”
artistic assistance: Iwona Kempa, Jacek Bończyk
premiere: 07.10.2012

Béla Pintér “Queen of Cakes”

dir .: Ula Kijak

premiere: 06.04.2013

 

Astrid Lindgren “Pippi Longstocking”

dir. Adam Biernacki

premiere: 15.06.2013

Jarosław Jakubowski “Licheń story”
dir. Tomasz Hynek
premiere: 01.03.2014

Yasmina Reza, “God of Carnage”
dir. Bozena Suchocka
premiere: 10.05.2014

Wojciech Bogusławski, Stanisław Wyspiański, Witold Gombrowicz “Polish Face Expressions” (Polskie Miny)
dir. Mikołaj Grabowski
premiere: 20.12.2014

Marcin Wierzchowski “Kansas”
dir. Marcin Wierzchowski
premiere: 28.03.2014

Awards

  • distinction for the role of Zośka in “The Supposed Miracle, or Cracovians and Highlanders” directed by: Andrzej Rozihin at the Twentieth Polish Theatre Confrontations “Polish Classics” in Opole (1995)
  • grand prize for the female role, Agafya, in “Marriage” directed by: Marek Fiedor at the First Polish Festival of Comedies in Tarnów (1997)
  • distinction for the role of Sonia in “Uncle Vanya” directed by: Andrzej Bubień at XL Kalisz Theatre Meetings in Kalisz (2000)
  • Golden mask, the prize of the newspaper “Gazeta Pomorska” (2003)
  • Golden mask in a reader poll of ” Gazeta Pomorska” for the most popular actress in the 2003/2004 season (2004)
  • Award of the Nicholas Copernicus University for the role of Greta in “The Trap” directed by: Peter Gothár, taking into account the overall achievements in Toruń Theatre (2006)
  • WILAM for the Most Popular Actress for the year 2006 (2007)
  • award for the role of Mary Stuart in the performance “Mary Stuart” directed by: Grzegorz Wiśniewski at the Fourth Polish Competition for the Theatrical Staging of Historical Works of European Literature (2009)

 

Acting is for me … the opportunity to develop, passion, many difficult and beautiful moments

My favorite:

Book: “The Idiot” by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, “Chaika” by Anton Chekhov, “Correction” by Thomas Bernhard

Music: from classical music (W.A. Mozart, J.S. Bach, F. Chopin – Nocturne, L. van Beethoven, “Creole Mass” by A. Ramirez), through jazz (M. Davis) to the Buena Vista Social Club and Lhasa de Sela

Film: Scandinavian cinema (“Autumn Sonata” I. Bergman), “Nights of Cambria” F. Fellini, “The Piano” by J. Campion, “The Princess and the Warrior” T. Tykwer

Roles in Wilam Horzyca Theater

Aleksander Fredro “Random” (Pierwsza lepsza), “I am a killer” (Jestem zabójcą)
dir. Piotr Cieplak
Premiere: 2.12.1989

Zygmunt Krasiński / Tadeusz Konwicki “Polish Evening” (Wieczór polski)
dir. Krystyna Meissner
premiere: 18.02.1990

Federico Garcia Lorca “The House of Bernard Alba”
dir. Grzegorz Stanisławiak
premiere: 29.04.1990

Julian Tuwim “Soldier of the Queen of Madagascar” (Żołnierz królowej Madagaskaru)
dir. Piotr Cieplak
premiere: 21.09.1990

Moliere “The Bourgeois Gentleman”
dir. Yves Goulais
premiere: 26.02.1991

Tadeusz Różewicz “White Wedding”
dir. Jan Maciejowski
premiere: 7.12.1991

Jean Giraudoux “The Madwoman of Chaillot”
dir. John Błaszyński
premiere: 17.05.1992

“American blues” (Beth Henley, “I’m sad”)
dir. Krystyna Meissner
premiere: 20.09.1992

Igor Stravinsky “The Soldier’s Tale” (Historia żołnierza)
dir. Krystyna Meissner
premiere: 15.11.1992

Fyodor Dostoyevsky, “The Possessed”
dir. Jan Maciejowski
premiere: 02.05.1993

Wojciech Bogusławski “Supposed Miracle, or Cracovians and Highlanders” (Cud mniemany, czyli Krakowiacy i Górale)
dir. Andrzej Rozhin
premiere: 01.03.1994

Alfred de Musset “No Trifling with Love”
dir. Marek Fiedor
premiere: 08.05.1994

Carlo Goldoni “The Chioggia Scuffles”
dir. Wiesław Komasa
premiere: 19.03.1995

“American fairy tale for adults” (David Mamet “Frog Prince”)
dir. Krystyna Meissner
premiere: 16.09.1995

Bertold Brecht “Threepenny Opera”
dir. Marta Stebnicka
premiere: 18.12.1995

Stanislaw Wyspiański “The Curse”

dir. Tomasz Kowalski
premiere: 18.02.1996

Jan August Kisielewski “Caricatures”
dir. Iwona Kempa
premiere: 26.06.1996

Stanisław Wyspiański “The Wedding”
dir. Krystyna Meissner
premiere: 20.12.1996

Nikolai Gogol “Marriage”
dir. Marek Fiedor
premiere: 16.04.1997

Alessandro Fredro “Quick, what’s going on” (Gwałtu, co się dzieje!)
dir. Andrzej Bubień
premiere: 04.10.1997

Cezary Domagała / Tomasz Bajerski “Pinocchio, or musical story of the Good Upbringing” (Pinokio, czyli Muzyczna opowieść o Dobrym Wychowaniu)
dir. Cezary Domagała
premiere: 7.12.1997

Helmut Kajzar “Paternoster”
dir. Marek Fiedor
premiere: 07.11.1998

Marian Hemar “Beautiful Lucynda”
dir. W. Komasa
premiere: 27.03.1999

William Shakespeare “Richard III”
dir. Andrzej Bubień
premiere: 27.06.1999

Chekhov “Uncle Vanya”
dir. Andrzej Bubień
premiere: 20.11.1999

Jerzy Bielunas “In 80 days around the world after a hundred years”
dir. Jerzy Bielunas
premiere: 27.02.2000

Aleksander Fredro “Ladies and Husars”
dir. Andrzej Bubień
premiere: 25.11.2000

Witold Gombrowicz “Ivona, Princess of Burgundia”
dir. Andrzej Rozhin
premiere: 02.18.2001

Beauvais Ginette Garcin “Clan of widows”
dir. Ewa Marcinkówna
premiere: 06.05.2001

Jerzy Bielunas “I love Paris” (Kocham Paryż)
dir. Jerzy Bielunas
Premiere: 1.12.2001

Gabriela Zapolska “Morality of Mrs. Dulska”
dir. Andrzej Bubień
premiere: 24.03.2002

“Francis Villon at the railway station in the town K.”
dir. Marta Stebnicka
premiere: 9.11.2002

Peter Weiss “Marat / Sade”
dir. Andrzej Bubień
Premiere: 05.02.2003 Hamburg
15.02.2003 Toruń

Werner Schwab, “Die Präsidentinnen”
dir. Krzysztof Rau
premiere: 11.04.2003

Jan Brzechwa “Cinderella”
dir. Wieslaw Komasa
premiere: 12.09.2003

Anton Chekhov “The Cherry Orchard”
dir. Andrzej Bubień
premiere: 27.03.2004

Witold Gombrowicz “The Marriage”
dir. Elmo Nüganen
Premiere: 8.10.2004

Thomas Vinterberg, Mogens Rukov “Celebration”
dir. Norbert Rakowski
prem. 29.10.2005

Tadeusz Różewicz “The Trap”
dir. Peter Gothár
premiere: 07.01.2006

William Shakespeare “Midsummer Night’s Dream”
dir. Paweł Łysak
premiere: 25.03.2006

Euripides “Medea”
dir .: Marcin Wierzchowski
Premiere: 7.10. 2006

John Guy “Beggar’s Opera. Concert for 21 actors ”
directed by the team
premiere: 31.12.2006.

Hanoch Levin “Suicase Packers”
dir .: Iwona Kempa
premiere: 31.03.2007

Friedrich Schiller “Mary Stuart”
dir. Grzegorz Wiśniewski
premiere: 02.02.2008

Howard Brenton “In Extremis. The story of Abelard and Heloise ”
dir. Iwona Kempa
premiere: 10.05.2008

William Shakespeare “Hamlet”
dir .: Małgorzata Bogajewska
Premiere: 8.11.2008

Vladimir Sorokin, “Dostoevsky-trip”
dir. Vasily Sienin
premiere: 30.12.2008.

János Hay “I promise to love you and be faithful to you”
dir .: Iwona Kempa
premiere: 28.03.2009

Henrik Ibsen “The Wild Duck”
dir. Agnieszka Lipiec – Wróblewska
premiere: 5.12.2009

“Caritas. Two minutes of silence ”
concept: Lies Pauwels
premiere: 27.03.2010

“The new Don Quixote,” based on texts by Aleksander Fredro
the idea of staging: Katarzyna Raduszyńska
artistic assistance: Iwona Kempa
premiere: 08.01.2011

Gabriela Zapolska “Four of Them” (Ich czworo)
dir. Karina Piwowarska
premiere: 07.05.2011

“Concert of Wishes”
artistic assistance: Iwona Kempa, Jacek Bończyk
premiere: 07.10.2012

Béla Pintér “Queen of Cakes”
dir .: Ula Kijak
premiere: 06.04.2013

Astrid Lindgren “Pippi Longstocking”

dir. Adam Biernacki

premiere: 15.06.2013

Roles outside Wilam Horzyca Theater

Singer Isaac Bashevis, “The Magician of Lublin” (Sztukmistrz z Lublina)

dir. Jan Szurmiej
Edmund Wierciński Wrocław Contemporary Theatre, Wroclaw

premiere: 12.12.1986

Pedro Calderon de la Barca “Magic of sin”

dir. Mirosław Kocur
Second Wrocław Studio, Wrocław

premiere: 01.30.1989

Martin Buber “Elijah”

dir. Mirosław Kocur
Second Studio Wroclaw, Wroclaw

premiere: 18.06.1988

Roles in Theatre TV, film and television

Films
“Fruits of Love” (Owoce miłości) dir. Marek Żydowicz (2001) – lover

Tv Series
“Defect” (Defekt), “Doctors” (Lekarze)