LAIMA AKSTINAITĖ

Date of birth: 11 10 1989
Place of birth: Vilnius, Lithuania

Education:
2004 – 2008 Vilnius „Užupis“ Gymnasium.
1999 – 2006 Balys Dvarionas Music School, Solo Jazz Singing Program.
2008 – 2011 Vilnius University of Applied Science. Arts Faculty.
Acting. Course director V. Masalskis.
2011 – 2012 Klaipėda University. Faculty of Arts. Acting program. Course director V. Masalskis.
2012 – 2014 Klaipėda University. Faculty of Arts. Directing. Master degree.

Work:
Since 2012 actress at Klaipėda Youth Theatre

Work in theatre:
2018 Karla. I. Villqist. “Helver’s Night”. Dir. V. Masalskis. Klaipėda Youth Theatre
2018 Sologame; Director; Patient, women who lost her memory. Adaptation based on a play “The Reunification of Two Koreas” by Joel Pommerat. “The Two Koreas”. Dir. K. Gudmonaitė. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.
2017 Mrs. Soames. T. Wilder. “Our Town”. Dir. D. Rabašauskas. Klaipėda Youth Theatre/National Kaunas Drama Theatre.
2017 People’s representative. Based on the motifs of H. K. Andersen’s tale “Emperor’s New Clothes”. “The Naked King”. Dir.
V. Masalskis. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.
2017 Young girl for Klaipėda named Pit. “R.E.M. (Rapid Eye Movement)”. Dir. J. Tertelis. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.
2017 Mother Wolf. Based on the motifs of tale by Rudyard Kipling. “Jungle Book: Mowgli’s Brother”. Dir. K. Kondrotaitė. Klaipėda Drama Theatre.
2017 Interrogator. Based on play “Losers” by Natacha De Pontcharra. “The Rat-heads”. Creative team – P. Pinigis, D. Želvys, L. Akstinaitė, V. Masalskis. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.
2016 Based on “The Prayer of Chernobyl” by S. Aleksijevič “The Name of a Star – Metele”. Dir. Jean-Cyril Vadi. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.
2016 Owl. J. Marcinkevičius. “Spider’s Weddings”. Dir. V. Masalskis. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.
2015 Host. “The Conscripts”. Dir. P. Pinigis. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.
2015 Charo. V. Sorokin. “Ice”. Dir. P. Ignatavičius. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.
2014 Choir-girl. M. Nastaravičius. “Your Suit Doesn’t Fit Me” Joel Pommerat. Dir. V. Masalskis. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.
2014 Maid. E. Iosnesco, V. Bartulis, G. Kuprevičius. Anti-opera “The Lesson”. Dir. E. Šimelionė. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.
2014 Karlsson-on-the-Roof. “Characters of the Books Come to Life”. Dir. N. Krunglevičiūtė. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.
2014 Cat. “Playful Music Orchestra is Playing with Mary Poppins. Dir. L. Akstinaitė. Klaipėda Concert Hall.
2013 Chairman of the committee. J. Tertelis. “Goodbye, Idiots!”. Dir. V. Masalskis. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.
2013 Character F –organizer of entertainment. M. Nastaravičius. “Poultry Farm’s Dormitory”. Dir. V. Masalskis. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.
2011 Spook, Suillus the narrator. J. Marcinkevičius. “Mushrooms’ War”. Dir. V. Masalskis. Klaipėda Youth Theatre.

Work in film:
1997 Child. “Home”. Dir. Š. Bartas.
2018 Tourist. “The Guardian”. Dir. E. Sparnaitytė.
2018 – 2019 Secretary Ona. “Nova Lituania”. Dir. K. Kaupinis.