The Giver by Lois Lowry
Since 2016, Aurea has been playing seven different characters in a one-woman touring adaptation of The Giver, Lois Lowry's beloved dystopian novel. Produced by Literature to Life.
Shipwrecked! - July 2023
Aurea continued the 2023 season at Shakespeare Theatre of NJ playing 18 different roles in Shipwrecked! An Entertainment—The Amazing Adventures of Louis de Rougemont (as Told by Himself) by Pulitzer winner, playwright Donald Margulies. OutInJersey.net said "The cast, directed by Doug West, is uniformly excellent," and Broadway World said, "Aurea Tomeski is ideal as Louis’ doting mother." Click the links to read the full reviews.
The Rose Tattoo - May-June 2023
Aurea returned to Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey in Madison, NJ to play Violeta in this lauded production of Tennessee Williams' The Rose Tattoo.
Romeo & Juliet - March-April 2023
Played a Lord/Lady Capulet mash-up in MAD Company's Inaugural Production of Romeo and Juliet at the historic Abrons Arts Center. Learn more MAD Company's artist-driven collective here!
Untitled Ukraine Project - February 2023
Collaborated with an all-female team in the creation of this powerful devised piece, adapted from Lucky Breaks by Ukrainian author, Yevgenia Belorusets and helmed by director Jaclyn Biskup.
Post-Truth - October 2022
That's a wrap! Finished filming a political thriller helmed by Chris Emmons. In this edgy, timely film, Aurea plays Sofia, a dedicated wife and mother who will do what it takes to protect her family.
Gloria: A Life - February-March 2020
Debut at The Human Race Theatre Company in Dayton, Ohio. Played Wilma Mankiller and many other characters in Emily Mann's new biographical play about writer and political activist Gloria Steinem. Dayton Most Metro said, "Aurea Tomeski gracefully shines with warm wisdom." Read the full review here.
The Messy Antigone Project - October 27, 2019
The White Dress - July 2019
Appeared as Hazel in world-premiere production at Access Theater. Theatrescene.net said, "the animated Aurea Tomeski’s explosive performance as Hazel is wrenching." Click to read the full review.
Upstairs Neighbors - May 3, 2019
Starred as Ana in a one-night only reading of Cesc Gay's racy play Upstairs Neighbors at Instituto Cervantes as part of the European Month of Culture.
The Living History Project - April 2019
Developmental workshop of The Living History Project at the New Victory Theater, playing legendary architect, Maya Lin.
Driving With Your Eyes Closed - August 2018
Live reading of original screenplay in development Driving With Your Eyes Closed at Pearl S. Buck International in Bucks County, PA!
MEET: The Web Series - August 2018
Co-Starred as Charlie in two episodes of MEET: The Web Series. All episodes available on YouTube.
First Amendment Project - October 2018
Lead producer under the umbrella of Wide Eyed Productions. Four original short plays commissioned from four different playwrights, inspired by the First Amendment. Proceeds donated to the ACLU.
Servant of Two Masters - July/August 2018
Appeared as Smeraldina in Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey's outdoor stage production of A Servant of Two Masters, in Summer 2018. NJArtsMaven. com said, "earthy, lusty Smeraldina [is] played with great gusto by Aurea Tomeski." Blastingnews.com called this performance "wily with winning wariness," and Onstageblog.com called it a "standout" performance! Click to read the full reviews.
National Cheerios Commercial
Aired nationally through December 2017. Watch it here!
Shakespeare in Love