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Actresses

Performed around the world The Other Mozart
is brought to life by different actresses in various languages

Sylvia Milo (Actress - English)

An award-winning actress, playwright and producer, based in NYC. Her play, The Other Mozart, had a critically acclaimed Off-Broadway run at HERE Arts Center and in London at St. James Theatre, and has been touring in the US, Canada, and in Europe. She received the New York Innovative Theatre Award for Outstanding Solo Performance in The Other Mozart, and Off Broadway Alliance Award nomination for Best Solo Performance. She played Bob Dylan in the OBIE Award-winning The West Village Fragments — by Peculiar Works; Ophelia in The Ophelia Landscape — with Mira Furlan at the Mark Morris Center; Hamlet in Hamlet — an all-female version of the play, which she adapted and directed herself; she has performed at La Mama, Cherry Lane, Ontological-Hysteric, Dixon Place and The Ohio Theatre. As a member of the Bats at the Flea Theater she starred in Seating Arrangements — co-written by Sylvia, directed by Eric Pold of Gob Squad. Sylvia is also a violinist (acoustic and electric violins – Irving Plaza, The Knitting Factory, CBGB’s, Joe’s Pub) and has composed scores for dance and theater (Merce Cunningham Studio, La Mama). She is a graduate of New York University, with extensive training at the Lee Strasberg and Stella Adler Institutes, in Michael Chekhov technique, and at The Grotowski Institute in Poland. 2018 Baryshnikov Arts Center Bogliasco Foundation joint Fellow.

www.sylviamilo.com

Samantha Hoefer (Actress - German)

Samantha Hoefer’s feature film debut, Mudbound, under director Dee Rees (Pariah, Bessie) – currently nominated for four Oscars – premiered at Sundance in 2017.  Samantha grew up in Hamburg, Germany and was part of the Task acting school, where she studied under Andreas Mohrhagen. Upon graduation she traveled to France and worked at the Theatre Chaudron in Paris. At the prestigious Thalia Theatre in Hamburg she performed in Judasevangelium directed by the famed Hungarian film director Kornel Mundruczo (Delta and White God), in Reckless by Cornelia Funke directed by Marco Storman, and worked with Alia Luque on Blind Date, adapted from the movie by Stanley Tucci. In her short time in New York Samantha starred as the lead in The Curious Savage and Six Degrees of Separation at the Studio Theatre, she co-wrote  and starred in NowhereNowHere – a play directed by John Gould Rubin and Kat Yen at the Theatre Lab, in Little Wars – written and directed by Steven Carl McCasland at the Clarion Theatre, and at the Theatre for the New City in The New Trial – by Peter Weiss directed by Dennis Yueh-Yeh Li. She is fluent in four languages and next will bring this Mozart’s story back to Europe in Nannerl’s mother tongue.

www.samanthahoefer.com

Daniela Galli (Actress - Brazilian)

Daniela Galli began her artistic path through dance and music in her native Brazil. She was a member of modern and tap dance companies and played the oboe at the Symphonic Orchestra of Campinas. She later graduated in Architecture and Urban Planning and worked as a set designer off-Broadway and as an associate designer to Tony Walton on Broadway. She studied acting at HB Studios and since 2006 is back in Brazil acting in theatre, film and television. Recent credits include: FILM – My Hindu Friend, directed by Hector Babenco, opposite Willem Dafoe, The American Side, by Jenna Ricker, starring Greg Stuhr and Matthew Broderick, Chlorine, by Marcelo Gabrowsky, Tragédia da Rua das Flores, directed by Ivan Zettel; THEATRE – Ciranda, by Celia Forte and directed by José Possi Neto, “Realismo”, by Anthony Neilson and directed by Tato Consorti, “PLAY”, by Rodrigo Nogueira and directed by Ivan Sugahara; TV – Plano Alto (nominated to Contigo Award for best actress in a TV series), “Mandrake” (HBO) and other series for TV Globo and Record. She just finished shooting a Netflix original film called “The Bounty Hunter”, to be released in 2017.  She speaks Portuguese, English, Italian, Dutch and Spanish, and will produce and perform The Other Mozart in Brazil in 2017.

www.danielagalli.com