|Alais Aviana Ophelia Angelique Adell||
Alais Aviana Angelique Adell was born in Munich/Germany and is cosmopolitan from birth as she grew up in France and Italy and is fluent in French, Italian, German and English. Alais Aviana Angelique Adell was a ballerina at the opera ballet of the National Opera House in Munich, where she started her education as a ballet dancer at the age of 3. For some years she worked as a high fashion model in Milan and Paris. She is of French, Czech and Austrian descent on her mother's side, Polish, German and Russian heritage on her father's side.
She performed on the big stage of European National Theaters in many different musical comedies, operettas and operas as a singer, actress and dancer, very often tap dancing, her favorite dance style. Alais Aviana Angelique Adell studied acting at the Theater of Arts in Los Angeles and at the Lee Strasberg Institute in New York, singing with teachers such as famous opera singer Julia Varady. She studied musical theater and film directing, at Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich and the Film Academy of Munich (HFF). The focus of her artistic work is on acting (in movies, TV, theater), film production and singing/songwriting.
Alais Aviana Ophelia Angelique Adell played various parts in international movies and TV-series. As she grew up in Italy, she played as well in Italian movies such as the Oscar winning movie "Life is Beautiful: (Roberto Benigni) and "A Good Woman" (Mike Barker). Because of her professional training as a ballerina she got parts which included this talents for dance and choreography such as "Anna Karenina" (Joe Wright) and "The Interpreter" (Sidney Pollack). More parts as dance trained actress included such roles as in the American movie "Neverending Story - The Next Chapter"(Director: George Miller), "Nighttrain to Venice"(Director: Carlo U. Quinterio, with Hugh Grant, Malcolm McDowell), "Liebe und Verhaengnis"(Director: Sherry Hormann, with Jeanette Hain and Richy Mueller), "Therapie und Praxis" (Director: Rene; Heisig, with Thomas Heinze), "Eva, ganz mein Fall"(Director: Stefan Bartmann, with Siegfried Rauch), "Pommery und Leichenschmaus" (Director: Manfred Stelzer, with Katharina Thalbach, Pierre Besson, Eva Hassmann, Armin Rohde) in the successful TV-Series "Marienhof" or "Cafe Meineid" and in many more lead and supporting roles in different TV-series and movies.
Alais Aviana Angelique Adell played the female lead Svedlana Ivanova in the movie "Uberstein - Secrets of the Wehrmacht", a tough sexy Russian secret service spy (2013)(with Steffen Mennekes). In this movie she was confronted again with her eastern European family background and the events of World War II, which eliminated a huge number of her family members like her grandfathers which were both killed in concentration camps.
In 2012 she won the lead part in the US-Film-Production "A Gothic Tale Of Gluttony" (with Julia Thurnau) by the director Margherita Arco, which premieres in 2014 in New York. In this movie she played a passionate ethereal bohemian aristocratic musician who wants to improve the world and the destinies of people with music. Her Motto: "Music should alleviate the soul!"
Since 1994 Alais Aviana Angelique Adell started to perform as a soloist at the Staatstheater am Gaertnerplatz. In June 2004 comedian Bruno Jonas re-staged the musical Man of La Mancha at the Theater am Gaertnerplatz in Munich. He chose Alais Angelique Adell to be the premiere-cast of the role Fermina. Furthermore Alais Aviana Angelique Adell was chosen as premiere-cast of the Demimondaine in the Opera Martha by Loriot aka Vicco von Buelow. For many years Alais Aviana Angelique Adell performed at the State Theater Gaertnerplatz in multitudinous productions such as: Die Csardasfuerstin, Werther, Man of La Mancha, My Fair Lady, Iphigenie in Aulis, Zar und Zimmermann, Der Bettelstudent, Funny Girl, Cappriccio, Carmen, The Bat, Don Giovanni, Cosi Fan Tutte, Intoleranza 1960, Haensel und Gretel, Die Heimkehr des Odysseus, La Boheme, Martha, One Night in Venice, Die Lustige Witwe, Christ O, Rigoletto and many more.
Already 1996-1998 Alais Aviana Angelique Adell got a contract at the Residenztheater Munich/Staats-Schauspielhaus Munich as solo singer and actress in Geschichten aus dem Wiener Wald, a production of Hans Neuenfels. Since 1996 she appeared also in countless European theaters, such as the Royal Opera House Bayreuth, Apollo Theater Stuttgart, Stadttheater Ingolstadt, Stadttheater Fuerth, Stadttheater Rosenheim, Philharmony Cologne, Prinzregententheater Munich. The range of her repertoire is huge: from operas, operettas, musicals, to Shakespeare interpretations. In addition Alais Aviana Angelique Adell creates new film projects (as a writer and director) and her own songs (as songwriter and composer).