Vaishnavi Suryaprakash

Vaishnavi is one of NIDA’s most exciting recent graduates. She is soon to appear in Belvoir’s 2019 production of Life of Galileo. Her other theatre credits include Counting and Cracking, Sami in Paradise (Belvoir), Moby Dick (Sport For Jove) and Pramkicker (Vox Theatre). In her NIDA final year performance, Vaishnavi captivated audiences in the lead role of ‘Jess’ in Love and Money directed by Judy Davis. She has also appeared in Realism (Dir. Jessica Arthur), Spring Awakening (Dir. Tim Hill), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Dir. Iain Sinclair) and the music video Find You by Tim Ayre as part of Triple J Unearthed. Vaishnavi has also trained and performed professionally in Bharatha Natyam, a classical Indian dance style, and has a double degree in Arts and Law from the University of Sydney. For her performance in Counting and Cracking, Vaishnavi won the 2019 Helpmann Award for Best Female Actor in a Supporting Role.

For more information and to buy tickets head to the official page for Life of Galileo.