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CURRICULUM VITAE PERSONAL DETAILS: Name: Nickolas Kokinidis Email: Mobile: 0404 598 381

ACTING ROLES: 2 December 2012 - one-off performance “Blissful Sunset Nursing Home” The Hellenic Club, Woden ACT 12 October - 3 November 2012 – performances “Blissful Sunset Nursing Home” Hellenic Theatre, Greek Cultural Centre, Marrickville NSW Filmed youtube doco\promotional video of behind the scenes footage of the production. 10 October - 28 October 2007 “Better Man” Bulldog Theatre Company, Sidetrack Studio Theatre, Marrickville NSW 24 August - 24 September 2006 “Grounds for Marriage” Takeaway Theatre, Sidetrack Studio Theatre, Marrickville NSW 26 March - 25 April 2004 “Taming of the Stringla” Takeaway Theatre, Sidetrack Studio Theatre, Marrickville NSW 2001 “An Uninvited Guest” Hellenic Theatre, Greek Cultural Centre, Marrickville NSW

1997 “The Oedipus Project” Perth Festival, Perth WA 13 - 16 November 1996 “The Lower Depths” Level Crossing Program, Sydney Theatre Company, Walsh Bay NSW 1995 “Pulp Friction” Shopfront Theatre, Carlton NSW

SHORT FILMS AND STUDENT PRODUCTIONS – EXAMPLES/LINKS: “Mansuit” Directed by Dan Balcaban v=boNxyuHBahI&playnext=1&list=PL80AD3BF086CA5A08&feature=re sults_main “Get Up” Directed by Dan Balcaban

EMPLOYMENT: Researcher Stollznow Research September 2009 – present Job Description: Face-to-face interviews at cultural institutions throughout the state. Locations include: Australian Museum, Art Gallery of NSW, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia and Powerhouse Museum. Supporting and training new interviewers and managing the duties and interview quotas of up to 5 staff.

Market research SurveyTalk, Paddington NSW June 2008 – August 2009 Job Description: Data analysis and administration of phone interviewees regarding their employment history, union involvement, spending habits, and working lives. Interviewing a broad range of respondents across many sites has meant taking into account standard Australian english proficiency, educational background, financial considerations, age and gender appropriateness and individual circumstances and analysing in relation to art industries. Interpreter Oct 2001 – May 2008 Langserve Australia, Macquarie Park NSW Job Description: Interpreting and translation in governmental legal and medical environments, conflict mediation and resolution, liaisoning with and counselling clients from diverse cultural backgrounds. Worked in varied interpreting situations, providing me with knowledge of how government agencies co-ordinate their services. I have worked at Community Justice Centres, the Family Court and Legal Aid Offices. Dealing with physical and mental health problems and interpreted information related to benefits. Aged Care Assistant Feb 2007 – Nov 2007 St Basils, Miranda, NSW Job Description: Personal care, mobility assistance, food and medicine service, cleaning, arranging social activities, companionship, friendship and emotional support.

EDUCATION: 2007 Aged Care Certificate III St George Careers Development Centre, Kogarah, NSW

2000 Interpreting Diploma Petersham TAFE, NSW 1997 Statement of Attainment in Theatre Performance Practices Text Interpretation & Acting for the Camera Bradfield College, North Sydney Institute, NSW 1994 Bachelor of Arts (Major: English History) Australian Catholic University, Strathfield, NSW 1989 Higher School Certificate Sydney Technical High School, Hurstville, NSW


portfolio of assorted acting and work gigs