YDT Ensemble

Vesna Stankovic

Graduated from the Faculty of Dramatic Art in Belgrade, under the mentorship of prof. Vladimir Jevtović. Member of Yugoslav Drama Theatre ensemble since 2000.


YDT: Offing (Marija), Right You Are, If You Think So (Lady Sirelli), Under the Millstone (Fema, Miss Matsa), Nora! (Worker), The Woman from Sarajevo (Neighbour), The Cherry Orchard (Charlotte) 2010, The Cherry Orchard (Dunyasha) 2000, Death Is Not a Bicycle (to be stolen from you) (Alexandra), Koštana (Salče), Andromaque (Cephisa), By the Bog of Cats (Monica Murray);

ATELJE 212: Long Day’s Journey into Night (Kathleen); ZVEZDARA TEATAR: A Fairytale about the Theatre (Stana Protić), Virus (Marta Stojanov); POZORIŠTE NA TERAZIJAMA: Jasmine Tea; BDT: Kathie and the Hippopotamus (Kathie). She is one of the founders and authors of the Balkan New Movment theatre troupe. Troupe tours and performs around the world.

FILM and TV: Time of Death, Twenty-four Seven, Danica, Pulley, Virtual Reality, Come Closer, Kafanica blizu SIS-a, Agencija za SIS

AWARDS: Won two Zlatna Kolajna awards at the International Festival of Monodrama and Pantomime in Zemun for her performance in Lena, Harder than a Stone, as well as best actress awards at festivals in Eastern Sarajevo and Korča. For her performance in monodrama Milunka, she won a Zlatna Kolajna award in Zemun as well as the Golden Knight award at the International Theatre Forum in Moscow.


OFFING by Branislav Nusic; Directed by Egon Savin (photo: Nebojsa Babic)
RIGHT YOU ARE, IF YOU THINK SO by Luigi Pirrandelo; Directed by Jagos Markovic (photo: Nenad Petrovic)
THE WOMAN FROM SARAJEVO by Ivo Andric; Directed by Gorcin Stojanovic