Sandro is an award winning Australian actor/singer and contemporary performance maker. He has received a Matilda Award for his roles in The Odyssey for Zen Zen Zo/QPAC and The Venetian Twins for Queensland Theatre Company for which he also received a Helpmann Award Nomination. Sandro has been a performer and co-creator of a number of works including The Lady of the House of Love (Queensland Music Festival/Brisbane Festival/Metro Arts), Tom Waits for No Man, Vive Jacques Brel, A-Z of Cabaret (BCF/Queensland Arts Council/ArTour) and Xcess Baggage (B Sharp Downstairs Belvoir St/La Boite). Other theatre, cabaret and musical theatre appearances include The Alchemist (Bell Shakespeare Company/Queensland Theatre Company), Cabaret (Zen Zen Zo/QPAC/Power Arts), A Christmas Carol, The Venetian Twins, Shopping And F***ing, Summer Rain, Oz Shorts (Queensland Theatre Company), The Narcissist (Sydney Theatre Company/La Boite); Red Cap (La Boite/QMF), Emma Celebrazione!, Milk And Honey, Freedom Ride (La Boite), A Beautiful Life, 1347, King and the Corpse (Matrix), Dr Akar’s Women (Griffin Theatre); Till Death Do Us Part (Brisbane Festival), DragQueensLand (Queensland Music Festival), Cribbie and Twelfth Night (4MBS) as well as many other independent productions.
WORK WITH METRO ARTS //
2012-2014 Work in Residence / Madame Carandini’s Travelling Musical Curiosity Show, Initiator/Performer
2013 Performance / The Lady of the House of Love – co-presented by Metro Arts and Queensland Music Festival, Creator/Performer