minerva

kautto

Freelance Actress

ABOUT

MINERVA

Minerva Kautto is a Finnish freelance actress. She graduated from Helsinki National Theatre Academy (TEAK) in 2015. Her training included one year at the Real Escuela Superior de Arte Dramatico in Madrid, during which she specialized in physical theatre.

 

A long-time actress in Teatteri Quo Vadis, Minerva currently focuses on international projects.

 

In the past few years she has performed in Madrid, Paris, Zakopane, Santiago de Chile and Athens.

 
 


Minerva Elsa Ofelia Kautto

10.2.1991 – 170cm 

Tel: +358 442529812

minervakautto@gmail.com

 

 

Education:

  • Theatre Academy Helsinki (MA degree), 2009-2015

  • Real Escuela Superior de Arte Dramatico Madrid, 2012-2013

  • Máscara neutra with Ana Vasquez de Castro, 2012

  • Masterclass with Kristian Smeds: "Seagull", 2013

  • Clown -master class with Taina Mäki-Iso, 2012

 

Languages:

  • Finnish (native)

  • French (fluent)

  • Spanish (fluent)

  • English (fluent)

  • Swedish

 

Special skills:

  • dancing

  • singing (mezzo-soprano)

  • flute 

  • acrobatics

CV

WORK EXPERIENCE

Theatre:

2019

  • Quo Vadis & Sydänkäpy & Tampereen Työväen Teatteri: "Feeri"

        dir. Otso Kautto​, TTT

2018

  • Quo Vadis: "Sisarelleni",
    dir. Marko Järvikallas, Helsingin Kanneltalo

  • Collectif Boxon Sentimental: "Quand je parle du Sexe et du Christ",
    dir. Carmen Kautto, Art Studio Théâtre, Paris France

  • Quo Vadis & Sydänkäpy: "Feeri",
    dir. Otso Kautto

  • Quo Vadis & Chiloé: "Poèmaton",
    dir. Isabelle Paquet, Festival "Hors les murs", Garge les Gonesses, France

  • Collectif Boxon Sentimental: "Icônes",
    dir. Carmen Kautto

  • "Havdalah",
    dir. Ori Guershon, Art Axe Festival Paris

  • Collectif Boxon Sentimental: "Les Enfants d'Octobre / Lokakuun lapset",
    dir. Carmen Kautto, Médiathèque d'Annoeullin, France

2017

  • "Unessani Näyt",
    dir. and choreography Elina Kivioja, Ylivieskan Akustiikka

  • Quo Vadis & Chiloé : "Runomaatti",
    dir. Isabelle Paquet, Runokuu- festival, Helsinki

  • Quo Vadis: "Kuolemisen Taito",
    dir. Otso Kautto, Death-festival in Ii

  • 2009-2017 Quo Vadis: "Salvaré a mamá",
    dir. Otso Kautto , Madrid, Santiago de Chile
    (Circulo de bellas Artes, Feria del libro, Teatro Canal, FILSA),
    Mi Casita-kindergarten Helsinki 

  • 2008-2017 Quo Vadis: "Je Sauverai maman", 
    dir. Otso Kautto, Paris (Festival 100% Finlande), Caisa Kulttuurikeskus,
    Avoimet Ovet

2016

  • Quo Vadis & Sivuun Ensemble: "Temptation", Zakopane, Teatr
    Witkacego, Teatteri Avoimet Ovet, Teatteri Universumi 

  • Compagnie Hieronymus: "CATWALK ou ne bave pas sur ta cagoule", 
    dir. Carmen Kautto, Paris Theatre du Temps

2015

  • Quo Vadis: "La magia de las palabras", 
    dir. Otso Kautto, Santiago de Chile FILSA

  • "Antigone Reloaded",
    dir. Janne Pellinen, Athens MCF

  • Quo Vadis: "Evoluutio",
    dir. Marko Järvikallas (Helsingin Korjaamoteatteri)

  • 2015 Quo Vadis: "Ritual 3.0",
    dir. Otso Kautto ja Marko Järvikallas, (Helsinki)

2013 

  • Quo Vadis:"Ritual 1.0",
    dir. Otso Kautto ja Marko Järvikallas, (Salo, Zakopane)

  • Sudhum Teatro: "Session 13",
    dir. Nico Gaude

2012

  • Quo Vadis: "BurningBurning",
    dir. Marko Järvikallas ja Otso Kautto (Madrid Circulo de bellas Artes,
    Salo, Karhusaari)

2011

  • Quo Vadis:"Lastentarha",
    dir. Otso Kautto (Espoo, Lappeenranta, Kemi, Salo)

  • Quo Vadis: "Arktiska Lyckan",
    dir. Otso Kautto, Stockholm Kungliga Dramatiska Teatern

  • Quo Vadis: "Las Huellas",
    dir. Otso Kautto, Madrid (Feria del libro, Noche del teatro)

2010

  • Quo Vadis: "Hamlet",
    dir. Nina Mamia (Helsinki, Salo, Kustavi,
    Rostock, Madrid Circulo de Bellas Artes, Stockholm KDT)

2009

  • Quo Vadis: "Felicidad Árctica",
    dir. Otso Kautto, Madrid Circulo de Bellas Artes

  • "Quo Vadis Poetry Band", vocals and flute

  • Quo Vadis: "Arktisch Glück",
    dir. Otso Kautto, Rostock

2008 

  • Quo Vadis: "Bonheur Arctique",
    dir. Otso Kautto, Paris (Festival 100 % Finlande)

  • Quo Vadis: "Arktinen Onni",
    dir. Otso Kautto (Helsinki, Salo, Mathildedahl, Kustavi, Espoo)

2000

  • Quo Vadis: "Objects and emotions",
    dir. Otso Kautto (Kiasma, Kansallisteatteri, Kustavi, Cairo, Salo)

 

Film and TV:

2019

  • "The Keys", dir. Marika Harjusaari

        Role: Sofia​

2006

  • "Lupaus" (Promise), dir. Ilkka Vanne
    Role: "Kerttu"

  • "Ullakkokomppania" (The attic company), dir. Kirsti Tulonen
    Role: "Helka"

 

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