The hope for optimism resides in the lives i play on stage. In reality, “the well-working of the society” is choking optimism. I keep searching for it and it keeps eluding me.

Monica Davidescu

b. 06.08.1972, Câmpina

Parts at the NTB:

  • Iasmin - "It's your fault!" by Tomi Cristin, directed by Tomi Cristin, 2024
  • Agatha Posket - "The Magistrate" by Arthur Wing Pinero, directed by Dan Tudor, 2023
  • Ms One, Ms Three, Witness B, Mother - "Machinal. The Musical" after "The Adding Machine" by Elmer Rice, directed by Alexander Hausvater, 2022
  • "Incognito" by Nick Payne, directed by Zsuzsánna Kovács, 2020
  • Gica - "The Door Mat" by Ion Baiesu, directed by Mircea Cornisteanu, 2019
  • Liubov Andreevna Ranevskaia - "The Cherry Orchad" by A.P. Cehov, directed by David Doiashvili, 2017
    Goneril - “King Lear” by William Shakespeare, directed by David Doiashvili, 2016

  • Delia Neacsu - "Luminita" by Radu F. Alexandru, directed by Mircea Cornisteanu, 2016
  • Cocuta Micsoreanu - "Allegro, ma non troppo" by Ion Minulescu, directed by Razvan Popa, from 2015
  • Chris Gorman - "Rumors" by Neil Simon, directed by Ion Caramitru, 2013
  • Ana - "The Man and His Old Crock" by George Ciprian, directed by Anca Bradu, 2011
  • The right reason - „The Clouds" by Aristofan, directed by Dan Tudor, 2009
  • Madame Catinca - „Molto, gran' impressione" by Romulus Vulpescu, directed by Dan Tudor, 2009     
  • The fairy of the forest - „Sanziana and Pepelea" by Vasile Alecsandri, directed by Dan Tudor, 2006
  • Roxie Hart - „Chicago", musical by Fred Ebb, Bob Fosse, John Kander; directed by Richard Reguant, 2005
  • Lady Maria - „Sunset" by Barbu Ştefănescu Delavrancea, directed by Dan Pita, 2004
  • Helena - „A Midsummer Night's Dream" by William Shakespeare, directed by Felix Alexa, 2003
  • Daria - „Murder Over A Piece of  Land" by Dinu Sararu, directed by Grigore Gonta, 2002
  • Fifi - „Whims at the Union" by I.L. Caragiale, directed by Gelu Colceag, 2002
  • Silvia - „The Game of Love and Chance" by Pierre de Marivaux, directed by Felix Alexa, 2001
  • Ana - „Take, Ianke and Cadir" by Victor Ioan Popa, directed by Grigore Gonta, 2001
  • Liza - „The Living Corpse" by Lev Tolstoi, directed by Gelu Colceag, 2001
  • Helen Jones - „Machinal" by Sophie Treadwell, directed by Alexander Hausvater, 2000
  • „Rain Drops on Lotus in the Moonshine" by Nic Mateescu, directed by Gelu Colceag, 1999
  • „Richard II " by William Shakespeare, directed by Mihai Maniutiu, 1998

Activities beside NTB:

Parts in theatre

The Comedy Theatre:

  • The Spartan woman - „Lysistrata" by Aristofan, directed by Grigore Gonta 

Parts in movie:

  • First ballerina - „The Bastards", directed by Serban Marinescu, 2007
  • „Fix Alert", directed by Florin Piersic jr., 2005
  • Linsey - „Vlad", directed by Michael D. Sellers, 2003
  • „Still Nature", directed by Patrick Malakian, 2000
  • „Man of the Day", regia Dan Pita, 1997


TVR Cultural:

  • „The Tear I (Ţhe Land of Oas), 2003
  • „The Tear II (Ţhe Land of Maramures), 2003
  • „Nichita - just Initiation", 2003
  • „The Living Scene of Mystery", 2003
  • „Here, at the Orient's Gates (The Strusberg Affair), 2003

TVR 2:

  • „Famous Women" (The first lady), 2004
  • „ Famous Women "(The lady in red), 2004
  • „The Seal of Assumed Discretion"
  • „Neagropierii's Darkness"


  • She - „The Beautiful Journey or the Panda Bears Told by a Saxophonist That Had a Lover in Frankfurt", directed by Jon Gostin, teatru TV
  • Edith Dinescu - „A Step Forward", TV episodes,  Pro TV, 2007

Radio theatre:

  • „The Cheapskate", directed by Dan Puican

Participation in festivals:

  • The Stramash Youth Festival - Scotland and England
  • UNESCO Anniversary- Paris
  • The Istropolitana Festival - Bratislava, Slovakia
  • The ITS Theatre Schools Festival - Amsterdam, Holland (scholarship)
  • The festival of school theatres - Sofia, Bulgaria
  • The International Theatre Festival - Sibiu
  • The Theatre for Youth Festival- Costineşti
  • The International Festival of Experimental Theatre - Cairo, Egypt
  • „Momenti" - Perugia, Italiy


  • Martha, Lucia - „The Divine Child" by Pascal Bruckner, directed by Chris Simion (Daya Band)
  • Globus Circus- „Little Paris", directed by Brânduşa Novac, 2007


  • „The Divine Child" - Romania
  • „Hic sunt leones" - China, 2004
  • 2002-2004: „Take, Ianke and Cadir" - Romania, 2002 - 2004
  • „Take, Ianke and Cadîr" - Paris, France, 2002


University of Theatre and Film Arts, Acting section, promotion 1998, Prof. Grigore Gonţa's class



Celebrity Award Successful Women, 2017

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