Erkan Uyanıksoy

Erkan Uyanıksoy

Erkan trained at Ankara University in Theatre History and Theory; Bilkent University in Acting; Ankara University for his MFA degree and The Commedia School, Copenhagen, in Physical Acting.

He has worked on stage with Mahşer-I Cümbüş, Tiyatro Oyunevi, Istanbulimpro, Palyaço Modern, Oyunbaz, MishMash and Tiyatro BeReZe, of which he is also co-founder, since 2002.

Erkan has performed in many plays at these theatres including Leonce and Lena, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, Romeo and Juliet, Twelfth Night since 2002.
Erkan has also attended many workshops on acting and improvisation, led by Kevin Spacey (Old Vic Theatre), Keith Johnstone (Odsherred Theatre) and Mario Biagini (Grotowski Workcenter).

He has been teaching acting and improvisation at different schools, academies, theatres and universities since 2004.

Erkan is still working at Tiyatro BeReZe and MishMash International Theatre Company as actor and director. He is also teaching at Yeditepe University Faculty of Fine Arts - Theatre Department.