Leila Schaus

infos

Size : 168 cm
Hair color : Blond
Eye color : Brown
Languages :
English : Mother Tongue
French : Fluent
German : Fluent
Luxemburgish : Mother Tongue
Dialects : American Standard / American California / UK (London) / German English / French English
Skills : Yoga, Weaving, Painting, Drawing, Singing (Mezzo-Soprano)
Additional Info : Driver's license B (manual and automatic)

Training

Training : Workshop GFCA/ Trixter: Character work, method-based: Giles Foreman (Paris, France) The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute (New York, USA ) (2 year certificate program, 6 semesters) Voice: Bruce Baumer / Movement & dance: Jeffrey Ferguson / Singing & Musical Theatre: Jan Douglas Acting: Robert Ellermann, George Loros, Susan Grace Cohen Drama Centre London : Acting & scene study: Giles Foreman / Mirochnikov (London, UK) Ecole de Ballet – Li Marteling : Classical Ballet, Jazz dance, Pointe Dance (Luxembourg)

Cinema

2019
Is that, like, your real job?
Director: Gintare Parulyte
Role: Sandy
short film
2018
Antifeminist
Director: Sofija Sztepanov
Role: Leia Larsson (lead)
short film
Never Grow Old
Director: Ivan Kavanagh
Role: Elsa Edwards
Justice dot net
Director: Pol Cruchten
Role: SQ Officer Gordon
2017
Streik
Director: Andy Bausch
Role: working woman
2015
Journey to the End of an Identity
Director: Filip Markiewicz
Role: Young woman (lead)
Oleander
Director: Giles Foreman
Role: Lucy
short film
2014
Le Dernier Diamant
Director: Eric Barbier
Role: Sam
Asta
Director: Oliver Koos
Role: Julie Landa (lead)
short film
2013
Vijay and I
Director: Sam Garbarski
Role: intern
2012
Hannah Arendt
Director: Margarethe Von Trotta
Role: Laureen
Dead Man Talking
Director: Patrick Ridremont
Role: Florence
2011
Hysteria
Director: Tanya Wexler
Role: Tess
La Belle du Seigneur
Director: Glenio Bonder
Role: Stenographer
Hot Hot Hot
Director: Beryl Koltz
Role: Golf Fun girl

Theater

2019
Musek Erzielt - Dem Bima seng Blummen
Author:
Director: Dan Tanson
Role: Narrator
Philharmonie Luxembourg
Révolte
Author: Alice Birch
Director: Sophie Langevin
Role: various in ensemble
Avignon OFF Festival July 2019
2018
Emerald & Olive
Author: Elisabet Johannesdottir
Director: Elisabet Johannesdottir
Role: Marla (lead)
TalentLab Festival
Kindertransport
Author: Diane Samuels
Director: Anne Simon
Role: Eva Schlesinger
Selladoor Productions - UK Tour (Ipswich New Wolsey, Richmond Theatre & Manchester Opera House)
Kindertransport
Author: Diane Samuels
Director: Anne Simon
Role: Eva Schlesinger
Queen's Theatre Hornchurch (London, UK) / Grand Théâtre Luxembourg (LU)
Révolte!
Author: Alice Birch
Director: Sophie Langevin
Role: various in ensemble
(Revolt.She said.Revolt again.)
7 Minuten - Betriebsrat
Author: Stefano Massini
Director: Carole Lorang
Role: Mahtab
Staatstheater Mainz (Germany) and Théâtre d'Esch (LU)
2017
Loopino
Author: Nina Kupcyzk
Director: Nina Kupczyk
Role: Loopino
Philharmonie Luxembourg (2016-2017)
Miroirs Troubles
Author: Inspired by Herman Melville's 'Pierre or the Ambiguities' adapted by Mani Muller
Director: Carole Lorang
Role: Isabel
Théâtre des Capucins (LU)
Brooklyn boy made good
Author: Arthur Miller
Director: Thierry Mousset
Role: various
Rehearsed Reading
7 Minuten - Betriebsrat
Author: Stefano Massini
Director: Carole Lorang
Role: Mahtab
Staatstheater Mainz (Germany) & Théâtre des Capucins (LU)
2016
Ein Kind unserer Zeit
Author: O. von Horvath
Director: Carole Lorang
Role: Anna, Engel, Kamarad, Frau
Adapted for the stage by Mani Muller
2015
Visions
Author: Nora Wagener
Director: Claire Thill
Role: Kim (lead)
Independent Little Lies / Théâtre National de Luxembourg (2015-2016)
Totentänze
Author: Ingmar Bergman
Director: Thierry Mousset
Role: Maria, Karin
Based on Ingmar Bergman's 'Wood Painting'
The Immortals?
Author: Jérôme Konen & Leila Schaus
Director: Jérôme Konen
Role: Medea, Medusa, Laura Wingfield, Lysistrata
Street performances in New York (USA) & Luxembourg (LU) as well as at MUDAM Luxembourg (LU)
Carmencita
Author: Annechien Koerselman
Director: Annechien Koerselman
Role: Carmencita
Philharmonie Luxembourg
Silence is louder than a revolution
Author: Filip Markiewicz
Director: Filip Markiewicz
Performance at Venice Art Biennale 2015

Additionnal

2018
Sea Dream Avenue - directed by Martine Pinnel & Mélanie Planchard
Documentary short film / Voice-over
Radio Commercials for Orange Luxembourg
2015-2018
Music Video for Jackie Moontan's 'Pink Morning'
Directed by Diane Sagnier / William Romeo Productions (Paris, France)
2017
Drôles de petites bêtes
Feature animation film (Luxembourgish version) / Role: Kinnigin Josephine (lead) / Bidibul Productions / Onyx Films
Live synchronisations of feature films for Luxembourg City Film Festival
2015-2017
2016
Voice-over narration of 'Another Woman' directed by Cat Dauphin
Short film / Voice-over
Music Video for Jackie Moontan's 'Llama Fur'
Directed by Diane Sagnier / William Romeo Productions (Paris, France)
2015
Synchronization of 'The Simpsons' (Luxembourgish version)
Various roles / Linster Studios
2014
Wat Elo?
TV series (2013-2014) / RTL Luxembourg / 110 episodes
2012
Comeback - Episode 5
TV Series / Directed by Jacques Molitor / RTL Luxembourg
Air Force One is Down
TV Series / Directed by Cilla Ware / Role: Sacha

Leila Schaus

Audio

Video / Show-Real