|Violeta Tomic is one of Slovenia's most high-profile and innovative actresses. She trained
at the Ljubljana Academy of Stage, Radio and
Motion Picture Arts, winning the prestigious Sever
Prize for her performance of Hyacinth in Scandal
in the Valley of St Florian, and since then has gained a
wealth of experience in every performance field.
After graduation Violeta
appeared with the Theatre of
the Scipion Nasice Sisters, playing in Hinkeman,
Baal, and Baptism under Mt. Triglav. She then
performed for 5 years with the Ljubljana
Town Theatre creating roles including Elsa
Weber in Days and Nights In Between,
Gerarda in La Discreta Enamorada,
and Dara in The Minister's Wife.
In the 1989/90 season Violeta
was awarded a second Sever Prize for
her performances as Esther in Victor
(Or the Celebration of Youth), Nesca in Matthew
the Manservant Is Getting Married, and as Juliette in Mephistopheles.