Alexa Băcanu

Alexa Băcanu
Playwright

Motto: Better to be concise than boring.

Date and place of birth: 24.01.1985, Craiova


Studies

Faculty of Theatre and Television, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca – Theatrology, Bachelor’s degree, 2007-2010


Professional Experience at Reactor
Playwright:

The Dream, directed by Dragoș Alexandru Mușoiu, 2022

The History of Childhood (the segment „The Game of Hag”), directed by Olivia Grecea, coproduction with Gong Theatre in Sibiu, 2022

Move Out Of My Sun, directed by Leta Popescu, 2021

Glory, directed by Olivia Grecea, 2019

Third Row, Close to the Edge, directed by Sânziana Stoican, 2019

Madame Pove and the Time Family, directed by Delia Gavlițchi, 2018

M.I.S.A.NDERSTANDING, directed by Dragoș Alexandru Mușoiu, 2017

The Monstrous Story of the Maiden Who Waited For the Sunrise or Hysteria, directed by Diana Dragoș, 2015

The Disappearance, directed by Leta Popescu, 2015

In 4D, directed by Ovidiu Caița, 2014


Professional Experience Outside Reactor

As playwright:

Münchausen, directed by Ovidiu Caița, The ”Matei Vișniec” Theatre in Suceava, 2022
If They Had Mouths, directed by Dragoș Alexandru Mușoiu, Proiect 2 and unteatru, Bucharest, 2021
The Mars Operation, directed by Dragoș Alexandru Mușoiu, The National Theatre of Craiova, 2019
Pisica lui Schrodinger, directed by Alexandru Berceanu, Project 2, Bucharest, 2018
Totul e foarte normal, directed by Leta Popescu, Replika, Bucharest, 2017
Neverland, directed by Leta Popescu, The 3G Theatre, Târgu Mureș, 2017
S.ocietate cu R.ăspundere L.imitată (creație colectivă împreună cu Ana Cucu-Popescu, Petronela Ionescu, Alexandra Chițu), directed by Florin Caracala, ColectivA, Cluj-Napoca, 2017
București 41 Tur-Retur (alături de Andreea Chindriș și Alexandru Berceanu), directed by Alexandru Berceanu, The Jewish State Theatre, Bucharest, 2016
Call it Art!, directed by Leta Popescu, „Lucian Blaga” National Theatre Cluj-Napoca, 2016
Ridichea Uriașă, directed by Delia Gavlițchi, Arlechino Theatre, Brașov, 2015
Prințul Rowland și Muntele Magic, directed by Noemi Lazici, “Ion D. Sîrbu” Dramatic Theatre, Petroșani, 2014
Space Delivery System, directed by Diana Dragoș, 2.0 Theatre, 2012
Basm – Radio play created by ArtResearch Association, Cluj Napoca, 2012
Dexter, directed by Botos Balint, Enigma Cafe, Cluj Napoca, 2012
The fragment Red from the show Rubik, directed by Diana Dragoş, 2.0 Theatre, Cluj-Napoca, 2011
Eppur Si Muove, directed by Marius Lupoian, UAD Tîrgu Mureş, 2011
Veronica nu se hotărăşte (coauthored with Andreea Chindriș), directed by Alexandru Nagy, Noah’s Ark, Bucharest, 2010
Cenușăreasa, directed by Marius Costache, „Aureliu Manea” Municipal Theatre, Turda, 2010
Dexter, directed by Laurenţiu Blaga, 74 Theatre, Tîrgu Mureş, 2009


Contact: alexa.bacanu@gmail.com