Any challenge will only make me stronger, more creative, more complex.

Mihai Calotă

b. 06.02.1976, Craiova

Parts at NTB:

Caroline, western transvestite - "The Word Progress On My Mother's Lips Doesn't Ring True" by Matei Visniec, directed by Botond Nagy, 2023

Pașadia - "Gallants of the Old Court", after Mateiu Caragiale, directed by Dragoș Galgoțiu, 2023

Mr Willis - "The Welkin" by Lucy Kirkwood, directed by Gelu Colceag, 2022

Iordache Branzovenescu - "A Lost Letter" by I.L. Caragiale, directed by Horatiu Malaele, 2022

Pungescu, Mihaita - "Kiritza or The game of...", a performance by Gigi Căciuleanu based on the famous texts of the poet Vasile Alecsandri, 2021

First Police Officer - „Carnival Stuff" by I.L. Caragiale, directed by Alexandru Dabija, 2021

Duke of Venice - “The Merchant of Venice” by William Shakespeare, directed by Alexander Morfov, 2019

Worontov - “The Silent Parrot - Nearly true histories of a nearly forgotten spy”, text and direction Nae Caranfil, 2018

Lord Montague - "Romeo and Juliet" after William Shakespeare, directed by Yuri Kordonsky, 2018

Calota - "The Blizzard" by Barbu Stefanescu Delavrancea, directed by Alexandru Dabija, 2018

Mr. Paravicini - ’The Mousetrap’’ by Agatha Christie, directed by Erwin Simsensohn, 2018

Potard - "The Lourcine Street Affair" by Eugène Labiche, directed by Felix Alexa, 2017

Trotki - "Requiem" by Matei Visniec, directed by Alexandru Dabija, 2016

Soldier, The Colleague, The fourth man - "Terrorism" by Presniakov Brothers, directed by Felix Alexa, 2015

Trinculo - "The Tempest" after William Shakespeare, directed by Alexander Morfov, 2014

Piotr Dobcinski - "The Inspector General" by Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol, directed by Felix Alexa, 2013 

Tache Farfuridi - "The Letter" after A lost letter by I.L. Caragiale, directed by Horatiu Malaele, 2012

The Station Master, Koby - "The Visit" by Friedrich Dürrenmatt, directed by Alexander Morfov, 2011

Malcolm, the son of the king - "Macbeth" by William Shakespeare, directed by Radu Penciulescu, 2011

Yepikhodov, Semyon Panteleevich - "The Cherry Orchard" by A.P. Chekhov, directed by Felix Alexa, 2010

Oratory - "The Clouds" by Aristophanes, directed by Dan Tudor, 2009

Acimianov - "The Duel" by A.P. Chekhov, directed by Alexandru Dabija, 2009

Gabi - "Seven With One Stone" by Lia Bugnar, directed by Ion Caramitru, 2008

Nariskin - "Great Catherine" by George Bernard Shaw, directed by Cornel Todea, 2008

The officer - "The Romania Complex" by Mihaela Michailov, directed by Alexandra Badea, 2008


Theatre parts

  • "Condemned Property", project of Eugene O'Neill, directed by Vasile Toma, presented at the Hop Gala in Mangalia, 2003
  • "An die Musik", project produced by Arsadmin London and T.E.S., directed by Pip Simmons, 2000
  • Pantalone - "The Liar" by Carlo Goldoni, directed by Sanda Manu, Casandra Studio, 1999


Toma Caragiu Theatre, Ploieşti, 2003 - 2007

  • Dora's boss - "The Sexual Neurosis of Our Parents", by Lukas Barffus, directed by Radu Afrim
  • Aghiuţă - "The Adventures of the Brave Soldier Ivan Turbincă" by Radu Macrinici, directed by Lucian Sabados
  • Tuzenbach - "Three Sisters" by A.P. Chekhov, directed by Alexandru Dabija
  • Georges - "The Jays" by Alexandru Kitițescu, directed by Lucian Sabados
  • Armand - "Mr. Perrichon's Voyage" by Eugene Labiche, directed by Alexandru Dabija
  • Genarino - "Grand Magic" by Eduardo de Filippo, directed by Gelu Colceag
  • The actor - "Night Asylum" by Maxim Gorki, directed by Cristian Juncu
  • Don Carlos - "Don Juan" by J.B.P. Molière, directed by Bocsardi Laszlo


Theatrum Mundi, Bucharest

  • Priest, Husband No. 2 - "The Pedestrian and the Fury" by Eugene Ionesco, directed by Alexander Hausvater, 2003


Ovidius Theatre, Constanţa

  • Treplev - "The Seagull" by A.P. Chekhov, directed by Alexa Visarion, 1997- Debut


Parts in movies

  • Convict - "Cross Dates", directed by Anca Damian, 2008
  • Hostel boy - "If the Seed Doesn't Die", directed by Sinisa Dragin, 2008
  • Doctor St. George - "Necessary Angel", directed by Gheorghe Preda, 2007
  • Berilă - "Terminus Paradis", directed by Lucian Pintilie, 1997
  • Harllequin Man - "Modigliani", directed by Mick Davis, 2004
  • Thief - "Tramway D'Andrea", short film, directed by Alexandru Iordăchescu, 2004
  • Gabi Munteanu - "Hacker", directed by Alexandra Gulea and Stere Gulea, 2003
  • Soldier - "Cold Mountain", directed by Anthony Minghela, 2003
  • Officer - "Bless You, Prison!" directed by Nicolae Mărgineanu, 2002
  • Bogdan - "Wild Dogs", directed by Thom Fitzgerald, Canada, 2002
  • Rabbit's Lip - "West", directed by Cristian Mungiu, 2002
  • "The Eclipse" - short film, 1999



  • National University of Theatre and Cinematography, Bucharest, class of 1999, class of Professor Sanda Manu, Assistant Professor Florin Anton, Valeria Sitaru, Gheorghe Visu
  • Ion Sava Center for Research and Theatre Creation, National Theatre Bucharest, - creative workshop: "Inspiration and revitalization of the acting skills" under the guidance of director and Professor Radu Penciulescu and choreographer and Professor Florin Fieroiu (08/11 0 08/23/2008, Ipotești - "Mihai Eminescu" National Studies Center)


Nominations and awards

  • UNITER Award for best supporting actor: Tuzenbach - "Three Sisters" by A.P. Chekhov, 2005
  • Best Actor at the UNATC Gala: Pantalone - "The Liar" by Carlo Goldoni, 1999
  • Best Actor at the Theatre Schools Gala, Sibiu, 1999


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