Ania (they/them) is a queer and trans performer, theatre maker, teaching artist and award-winning clown. A graduate of the Dell’Arte International School of Physical Theatre (Professional Training Program), Ania’s recent work celebrates LGBTQIA+ artists with a focus on gender diversity. Ania most recently premiered Antonio!, a musical about Shakespeare’s queerest character, at The Tank and Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2023. Other recent credits include War & Play in National Queer Theater’s Criminal Queerness Festival; Today’s Mess, a clown show about diversity, at Nancy Manocherian’s the cell theater; Too Much Hair, a gender euphoric musical cabaret; Exotic Blooms, a drag installation in the Auckland Botanic Gardens; queer ballet Sapphic Late; and Into the Bush, a queer circus-theatre project. They also teach for Lincoln Center Theater, New-York Theater Workshop, Theater of the Oppressed NYC and more. Their website is

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