Jacek Timingeriu & Katarzyna Timingeriu

May 2015

Jacek Timingeriu and Katarzyna Timingeriu from Poland, are a couple working together as performer.


Biography

Jacek Timingeriu got his master in Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology and studied directing of drama in Ludwik Solski State School of Drama in Wroclaw, Poland. He is well experienced in directing and designing performances and creating scripts.

Katarzyna Timingeriu studied in acting faculty of Musical Theater School of Wroclaw in Poland. She won different prizes such as: The Second Prize at XV Polish Radio Folk Festival, The First Prize at the International Folk Music Festival and The victory in the 10th Battle Of The Bands.


Recent Exhibitions

Jacek Timingeriu
2014
THEATER OF PUPPET AND ACTOR IN WAŁBRZYCH – Teatr Lalki I Aktora w
Wałbrzychu (Wałbrzych, Poland)
– Directing, creating script and set design of performance “Władca Skarpetek” (“The Lord of
Socks”)
– presenting performance permanently in frame of repertoire of the theater
– winning prestigious award “For Jacek Timingeriu – creator of perormance ‘Władca Skarpetek’” in
frame of “Nationwide contest for the issue of Polish contemporary drama” (“Ogólnopolski
Konkurs na wystawienie polskiej sztuki współczesnej”) granted by Ministry of Culture and National
Haritage of Poland and Theater Institute
KEJOS THE-AT-ER (Poland)
– Directing theater – circus performance “O’Kejos Garbage Show”
– presenting performance during circus festival “Carnival Sztuk-Mistrzów” in Lublin 25-26.07.2014
V WITHOUT BORDERS YOUTH FESTIVAL – V Festiwal Młodzieży Bez Granic
(Różanystok, Poland)
– Leading circus and street theater workshop for young people from reformatory
READING ROOM OF DRAMA – Czytelnia Dramatu (Lublin, Poland)
– directing performative reading of drama “Glory to the heroes” by Pavlo Arie
2013 – 2014
LUDWIK SLOSKI STATE SCHOOL OF DRAMA – Państwowa Wyższa Szkoła Teatralna
im. Ludwika Solskiego w Krakowie, Filia we Wrocławiu (Wrocław, Poland)
− Directing, creating script and set design of performance “Upadek” (“The Fall”)
− Presenting the performance on few festivals as: “International Puppet Theatres Festival –
Meetings” in Toruń 17.10.2013, monodrama festival “WROSTJA” in Wrocław 21.10.2013,
“Forum Młodej Reżyserii ” (Forum for young directors) in Kraków 17.11.2013, “StArt – fest” in
Wrocław 23.11.2013, “LUT FEST” in Sarayevo 16.05.2014
2010 – 2014
“KAPELA TIMINGERIU” Family band (Wrocław,Poland)
− Together with Katarzyna Kapela, Ewa Timingeriu and others creating a family band playing
traditional gypsy, jewish and balkan music
− performing in frame of different festivals and events such as: International Street Theater Festival
„Busker Bus” 2011, 2013, 2014 „Carnival Sztuk – Mistrzów” Lublin 2013, ”Festival of Art and
Circus – OFCA” Oleśnica 2014 “Pannonica Folk Festival” 30.08.2014 and many others
2012 – 2013
ACADEMY OF THEATER PRACTICES “GARDZIENICE” (Gardzienice, Poland)
− Directing final performance of the 10th Academy of Theater Practices “Gardzienice” –
“Supermarket and national voodoo” based on novel by Andrzej Stasiuk “Dziennik pisany
później” (“The dairy written later”)
− Designing the stage set
− Presenting performance on the international festival of schools of drama “Istropolitana Projekt
2012” in Bratislava
− Presenting performance on “III Festival of the wandering theatres” 19.10.2013 in Gardzienice

Katarzyna Timingeriu
2012- 2014
SONG OF THE GOAT THEATRE Teatr Pieśni Kozła
(Wrocław, Poland)
– Playing different characters and playing music in performances such as: “Songs of Lear” (as
Cordelia), “Portraits of Cherry Orchard” (as Ania)
– Participating in polish and world tours and performing on various stages of international theater
festivals (such as: “Shakespeare Festival”, Gyula, Hungary; “Sibiu International Theater Festival”,
Sibiu, Romania; “Warsaw Theater Meetings” Warsaw, Poland and many others)
– Participating in ethno-musicological expedition (Hebrides, Scotland)
Working as an assistant on theater and movement workshops based on Song of The Goat’s physical
training: actor training methods, coordinations exercises, music.
Participating in recording of a music album with songs from “Songs of Lear” performance.
ZURICH UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS
( Zurich, Switzerland)
Working as an assistant of Anna Zubrzycki’s theater, music and movement workshops for teachers
at the University.
V WITHOUT BORDERS YOUTH FESTIVAL – V Festiwal Młodzieży Bez Granic
(Różanystok, Poland)
Leading circus and street theater workshop for young people from reformatory
2012-2014
„SUTARI” music band
(Warsaw, Poland)
– Together with Barbara Songin and Zofia Barańska creating a musical trio, playing old traditional
polish songs ( vocal, violin, percussion, everyday objects (kitchen board, bottles, glass)
– Performing in frame of the most important festivals of World Music in Poland such as: Polish
Radio Festival “New Tradition”, Warsaw, Poland; International Festival of Folk Music “Mikołajki
Folkowe”, Lublin, Poland; Cross Culture Festival, Warsaw, Poland.
– Creating a musical performance “Watermelon” and performing with it on many theatre festivals in
Poland such as: Pestka Festival, Jelenia Góra, Poland; Przegląd Piosenki Aktorskiej, Wrocław,
Poland and many others.
– Winning multiple prizes at festivals such as New Tradition in 2012, Mikołajki Folkowe in 2013,
praised by Polish music journalists as the most interesting band of 2012.
– Recording an debut album „Wiano”
2010 – 2014
“KAPELA TIMINGERIU” family band
(Wrocław,Poland)
Together with Jacek Timingeriu, Ewa Timingeriu and others creating a family band playing traditional
gypsy, jewish and balkan music
Performing in frame of different festivals and events such as: International Street Theater Festival
“Busker Bus” 2011, 2013, 2014 „Carnival Sztuk – Mistrzów” Lublin 2013, ”Festival of Art and
Circus – OFCA” Oleśnica 2014 “Pannonica Folk Festival” 30.08.2014 and many others