Dora is a SDC certified director with an extensive educational background in theatre and film (Certificate at LSTFI, NY), as well as media and international communications (BA at METU Budapest and Erasmus+ Scholarship in Padua) and filmmaking (Certificates at NYFA, Florence and NY).
For the past 6 years, she has contributed to the work of theatre and film production companies as a director, writer, editor, artistic director and producer. She has made a number of internationally acclaimed projects as a result of her work in Italy, Hungary and in the USA. Dora has directed musicals, pieces of movement theatre, comedies, Off-Broadway and touring shows as well as commercials, music videos and short movies. She has been featured in publications including Marie Claire, Holes & Corners and Index.
Companies she has previously worked for include: Spier Kft (Budapest), Cipriani Couture (Florence), RIFS (Rome), Limetta 5 Productions (Positano), Marshall Hall Productions (NY), Rockit Productions (NY) and June Productions (NY).
Currently she contributes to the work of Knowledge Workings Theatre (NY), Stewed Productions (NJ), CRC Media (NY), Art Here and Art Now (HUN), teaches at PPAS (NY), gives private classes and occasionally freelances on the side.
Film credits include but are not limited to: Nyctalopia, Haze, Sweet and Sour, Back Home, Modern Love, Pieces as well as spots for Cipriani Couture and Vodafone.
Stage credits include but are not limited to: My Name is Rachel Corrie (Off-Broadway show and tour of education in Central Europe), The Motherf**ker with the Hat (NY, Off-Broadway), Synthesis (Budapest), Eve's Apartment (Queens, NY), Negative Space (New Jersey), Grudges (NY, and Zoom) and Lemons, Lemons, Lemons, Lemons, Lemons (Budapest, and Zoom).
As a stage director she is nominated for the Barbara Whitman Award 2022.