Natalia Vasileva Actress in the State Puppet Theater Plovdiv

Born on 14.02. 1981


Natalia Vasileva graduated in 2007 from NATFIZ "Kr. Sarafov", specialty "Acting for Puppet Theater", with artistic director Prof. Dora Ruskova and assistant Neli Tokmakchieva. In the same year, she became part of the troupe of the State Puppet Theater-Plovdiv and made her debut in the play "The Desire Called Faust", director: Sergey Stolerov.

Creative theater experience

From 2004 to 2007, she participated in five performances at NATFIZ "Kr. Sarafov", part of which are: "The music in my hands", directed by Dora Ruskova (2004) and "Thirst", directed by Velimir Velev (2007), "On the edge of the sky", directed by Veselka Kuncheva (2011 ), "Chuk and Puk", directed by Stoyan Angelov (2012), "The Sick one carries the Healthy One", directed by Iroslav Petkov (2015), "Queen of Spades", directed by Veselka Kuncheva (2016) , "Flight", directed by Maria Banova (2023).
Natalia is also the voice of Dora in the TV series Dora the Explorer.

Наталия Василева


Current performances


Ronja the Robber's Daughter

A "robber's" story about true friendship, childish self-confidence and not-so-childish determination that can change everything for the better.


The Bowler Hat

Creating a performance based on the novel "The Bowler Hat" is a challenge and an opportunity to enter the universe that is Jordan Radichkov...


What a crocodile!

For the first time in Bulgaria on the state of State Puppet Theatre - Plovdiv there is a performance in which the sand is the main instrument to draw the figures and to retell the story...


The son of God

The real Christmas tale that reveals to us how easy it is to be good and believe in the light.



"There should be a bridge across any water, and man should walk all over it, coming, and going, and doing what they have to do."