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Chris Nietvelt (1962) was a member of the ITA-ensemble from 1988 to 1994, and returned in 2005.

In season 21|22 she will perform in the premieres of The hours (director Eline Arbo), Judas (director Robert Icke) and The damned (director Ivo van Hove) and in the revivals of Flight 49 and Age of rage.


Nietvelt played before at ITA in Falling man, The cherry orchard, Roman Tragedies (Theo d'Or 2008), Kings of war, Freud, The hidden force, Small souls, May we be forgiven, The maids, The glass menagerie (nomination Theo d'Or), Mary Stuart (nomination Theo d'Or), Teorema, Phaedra, And We Will Never be Parted, Disgrace, The Russians!, La grande bouffe, Macbeth (as Lady Macbeth), The Seagull, Blood Wedding, Hamlet vs Hamlet, Liliom, Cries and whispers, Children of the sun, Opening Night (nomination Colombina), Ifigeneia in Aulis, Naar Damascus, Oresteia (nomination Colombina), Don Carlos, Perfect wedding, Cocktail, Bergtaal, Count your blessings, De mooie onbekende, Het mondeling verraad, Lady Windermere's fan, Penthesilea, Variété, Andromache, Anne Frank, de tentoonstelling, Bekende gezichten, gemengde gevoelens, Ballet, Lulu, Boeing boeing, Kras and Titus, geen Shakespeare.

In 2008, she was awarded the Theo d’Or for best actress for her role as Cleopatra in Roman Tragedies. In 2007, she was nominated best supporting actress for her role in Oresteia and in 2006 for her role in Opening Night. In 2015 she received a Theo d'Or nomination for her part in Mary Stuart and in 2016 a Theo d'Or nomination for her part in The glass menagerie.

In 1994, Nietvelt joined the theatre company ZT Hollandia, where she became one of the company’s defining actresses. She also acted in the highly acclaimed production of Houllebecq’s Atomised in collaboration with the Schauspielhaus in Zürich, directed by Johan Simons. In 2008, Nietvelt played the role of the courtisan Marquerite Gautier in Van Hove’s German language production Kameliendame.

 




AWARDS

 
2016
nomination Theo d'Or | Glazen speelgoed at Toneelgroep Amsterdam

2015
nomination Theo d'Or | Maria Stuart at Toneelgroep Amsterdam

2008

Theo d'Or | Romeinse tragedies at Toneelgroep Amsterdam

2007
nomination Colombina | Oresteia at Toneelgroep Amsterdam

2006
nomination Colombina | Opening Night at Toneelgroep Amsterdam / NTGent

2000
nomination Theo d'Or | Kameliendame at Toneelgroep Amsterdam / Schauspielhaus Hamburg

1995
nomination Theo d'Or | Rijkemanshuis at Zuidelijk Toneel

1990
nomination Theo d'Or | Lulu at Toneelgroep Amsterdam
 


WORK OUTSIDE ITA / TONEELGROEP AMSTERDAM

 

2021
Leef | Polar Bear, VRT
Red light | BNNVARA

2020
Flikken Maastricht | AVROTROS
Over water | Panenka

2019
Fiskepark | deMensen
Grenslanders | Column Film, EyeWoks

2018

FENIX | Shariff Korver

2007
Spoed | VTM
Verschoten & Zonen | VTM

2004
Sentimenti | NPS

1998
Thuisfront | Ivo van Hove

1994
Oude tongen | Gerardjan Rijnders

1991
Werther Nieland | Wilbert Bank
Oog in oog | IKON

1989
Postbus X | VRT

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