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For Falkland Islands politician, see Andrea Clausen (politician).
Andrea Clausen
Born (1959-01-17) January 17, 1959 (age 56)
Germany Oldenburg, Germany

Andrea Clausen (born 17 January 1959 in Oldenburg) is a German stage actress, member of the Burgtheater ensemble.

Life and theatre career[edit]

Born in Oldenburg, she first studied at the acting school of Etienne Decroux in Paris and then at the Folkwangschule in Essen. After her studies she made her debut as an actress in Oldenburg and in Cologne. In 1986 she changed to Bochum and began to work with Andrea Breth. In 1991 she went to the Burgtheater and worked as well with Claus Peymann, Hans Neuenfels and Wilfried Minks. 1994, she went to the Schaubühne Berlin, returning two years later to Vienna. She received a Kainz-Medaille for her acting in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Since 1996 she has worked with Matthias Hartmann, Luc Bondy, Karin Henkel, Paulus Manker, Theu Boermans and in many plays directed by Andrea Breth, such as The Cherry Orchard, Emilia Galotti, Minna von Barnhelm, Don Carlos, Motortown. One of her more famous roles was as Ines Finidori in Trois versions de la vie of Yasmina Reza (2000), which was first played in Vienna, at the Akademietheater.

Andrea Clausen is married, and in 2003 she had twin-daughters named Maria and Jelena.

Since 2006 a large photography of Andrea Clausen, made by the Austrian photograph Ilse Haider, has been hanging in the Portrait Gallery of the Burgtheater.

Theatre roles[edit]

Schauspielhaus Bochum[edit]

Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz, Berlin[edit]

Burgtheater and Akademietheater, Vienna[edit]




  • 1987: Best young actress (theatre-magazine Theater heute)
  • 1992: Kainz-Medaille
  • 2001, 2003 und 2005: nominated for the Nestroy-Preis (Vienna theatre-award) in the category Best Actress
  • 2007: ORF-Audio-Award (ORF-Hörspielpreis) Actress of the Year 2006

External links[edit]

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135 news items


Wed, 30 Sep 2015 00:22:19 -0700

Andrea Clausen, Managing Director of Falkland Post Service said: “This is a really exciting development for our joint venture with the Falkland Islands Government. It means that customers from around the world are able to browse and purchase philatelic ...
Falkland Islands News Network
Sat, 19 Sep 2015 20:22:30 -0700

The nominations were from Pippa Christie, Andrea Clausen and Sally Ellis and so all three were appointed to the Board. Cheryl Roberts chaired the AGM due to Roger Spink and Hamish Wylie being currently out of the Islands. The Chairman's address by Mr ...
Falkland Islands News Network
Sun, 04 Oct 2015 12:30:00 -0700

“This is a really exciting development for our joint venture with the Falkland Islands Government,” said Andrea Clausen, Managing Director of Falkland Post Service. She went on to say that It means customers from around the world are able to browse and ...


Wed, 13 May 2015 18:00:01 -0700

Andrea Clausen admits there are just no people to do the work. ”Sadly this filters down to recruitment and immigration which is our Members' hands”. In an interview with Penguin News MLA Short revealed the subject had recently been raised with the ...


Thu, 14 Jun 2012 14:53:10 -0700

Defying the elements, the people of the Falkland Islands gathered at Liberation Monument yesterday to honour the fallen and celebrate their freedom. Dr Andrea Clausen, 40, wrapped up warm against the freezing conditions, stood resolute throughout the ...


Abendzeitung München
Fri, 06 Mar 2015 08:52:30 -0800

Sehr bemerkenswert ist zudem eine andere Wissenschaftlerin: Seit dem Privatdetektiv Simon Brenner (Josef Hader) aus den Wolf-Haas-Kriminalromanen hat keiner mehr solch genial trockenen Ösi-Schmäh verbreitet wie die Archäologin (Andrea Clausen) ...


Wed, 27 Mar 2013 01:53:50 -0700

“In times of recession, it's difficult for people in the U.K. to justify spending money on a small population on the other end of the world,” said Andrea Clausen, 41, who owns a transport business and is a member of the Falkland Islands Chamber of ...
Falkland Islands News Network
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 21:30:00 -0700

Dr Andrea Clausen, Director of Falklands Post Service Ltd is enthusiastic about the company's future: “I am very pleased to have reached the final stages of this FIG-led outsourcing project, and would like to thank all those who have supported me along ...

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