PRESS

“With startling use of animation and a movement vocabulary that ranged from MTV to avant-garde, Tsakos achieved the rarest of feats: she made a profound statement on the way we live now in an utterly original language.”

 

THE SUN POST

“A place in which Salvador Dalí or René Magritte might feel at home”

 

MIAMI HERALD

SHOW IS AN IMAGINATIVE, FRENZIED, TRIPPY JOURNEY

Christine Dolen

“A highly, highly polished work that felt more like a Robert Wilson production”

 

THE AUSTINIST

 

"Something out of a Tim Burton film"

 

BISCAYNE BOULEVARD TIMES

NATASHA TSAKOS’ FOURTH UP WAKE INSTALLMENT

Victor Barrenechea

“Natasha Tsakos Invents the Future.”

 

CULTURE VIEW MIA

"Tsakos is keenly aware humanity is at a tipping point in our evolution."

 

VICE

James Carter

“A new performance phenomenon!”

 

GREEK TV

Evie Mpras

“Tsakos is a ''clown'' in the style of Bill Irwin or the very polished performers

you'd find in a Cirque du Soleil company.”

 

MIAMI HERALD

SHOW IS AN IMAGINATIVE, FRENZIED, TRIPPY JOURNEY

Christine Dolen

“Tsakos is a talent of the next generation”

 

FORIDA INTERNATIONAL MAGAZINE

POWER PLAYERS : Headliners

“A Masterpiece”

 

MIAMI NEW TIMES

THE SUBSTANCE OF ZERO Octavio Roca

"Tsakos hasn't stopped blowing minds."

 

NEW TIMES

“Natasha is like a visitor from the future--a bright future--.”

 

JIM McCARTHY

Co-founder TEDxBroadway

"Natasha Tsakos epitomizes Miami’s astonishing energy and cultural richness"

 

OCEAN DRIVE

ALMOST FAMOUS Alix Sharkey

“Natasha Tsakos is Virtual Magic”

 

KNIGHT ARTS

Neil de la Flor

"A bittersweet funny, tragic world with existentialist shades of Samuel Beckett"

 

MIAMI NEW TIMES

RAY OF LOCAL LIGHT Octavio Roca

"Natasha Tsakos' performance art piece at the The Art Directors Club

Awards was extraordinary."

 

CINDY GALLOP

CEO and advertising executive

"Get to Know a Genius: Natasha Tsakos"

 

TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL

GET TO KNOW A GENIUS Matthew Eng

"Scintillating performance by Natasha Tsakos"

 

WASTE MANAGEMENT WORLD

LUIS VALENZUELA TO ROCK SUSTAINATOPIA 2011 WITH HIS RECYCLED GOWNS

"A perfect jewel of a performance"

 

MIAMI NEW TIMES

THE SUBSTANCE OF ZERO Octavio Roca

"Natasha Tsakos: Multi-Talented silence"

 

SWISS REVIEW

Wal Baur

 

"Impressively impactful"

 

h+ MAGAZINE

Peter Rothman

“On EVERY stage Natasha has spoken on for us, she transfers the same positive, inspirational, inventive and amazing energy we are seeking!”

 

DAMIAN BAZADONA

Co-founder TEDxBroadway

“Riveting”

 

MIAMI HERALD

A VIVID SHOWCASE FOR VITAL MIAMI TALENT

Jordan Levin

“Sleek and fierce, Natasha Tsakos could raise the hair on the backs of the bulls of Pamplona and steal the matador's cape.”

 

CULTURE SURGE

Mia Leonin

"I promise you it will be something you have never seen before"

 

THE GOVERNOR'S SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS

ANDREA F. WARREN, Ph.D, Executive Director 

“Natasha Tsakos Creates a Beguiling Universe that Feels like a Dream”

NEW TIMES

Octavio Roca

“Natasha is magical on stage and a tour de force off-stage.

I consider her one of the most important voices of the future”

 

KUNAL SOOD

Social Entrepreneur & Impact Investor

"Tsakos is keeping the unusual bedfellows of live performance art

and mainstream technology on solid ground, even as her grand

and gripping work continues to take her

only higher and higher."

 

TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL

GET TO KNOW A GENIUS by Matthew Eng

 

"True to TED’s promise of 'Inspired talks by the world's leading thinkers and doers',

the line-up is as impressive as it is eclectic. From Bill Gates to Natasha Tsakos."

 

WHAT QUEBEC WANTS

 

 

"Natasha Tsakos described a "system upgrade of theater" filled with

projection mapping, virtual costume changes, and fast-paced information

tailor-made for today's young generation"

 

THEATRE MANIA

TEDx Broadway Roundup Hayley Levitt

 

"She is known for pioneering ways to integrate technology with live performance."

 

HAMPTON ROADS

Teresa Annas

"If you missed Tsakos, we recommend making note of her name for the future.

If she continues to explore the connection between technology and performance,

we have the feeling she might just end up in some history books."

 

AUSTINIST

THEATRE REVIEW UP WAKE III Jonathan Morgan

 

“Natasha instantly makes the audience think in new ways and question their limits! I can't imagine the TEDxBroadway community without her.”

JIM McCARTHY

Co-founder TEDxBroadway

"The Swiss artist Natasha Tsakos wants to draw attention to the onset of climate change in the most unconventional methods. She was the opening act at Luxembourg Sustainability Forum, and had every eyes watching her."

 

RTL

CONSIDERING THE ART ON THE ENVIRONMENT

"Natasha Tsakos' presence at Human Impacts Miami was not only enlightening,

but necessary"

 

HUMAN IMPACTS INSTITUTE

 

 

"Creatively Tsakos seems limitless"

 

LRM

UP, UP AND AWARE Samantha Riepe

 

"One of the City's renown performance artist Natasha Tsakos"

 

THE HUFFINGTON POST

Amanda McCorquodale

 

 

"Natasha Tsakos is an actor-artist whose work pushes past traditional boundaries"

 

MIAMI HERALD

Christine Dolen

 

“This lady is amazing – talented and inspiring, to say the least. My sense is that she’s just begun to explore the depths of reality and cross the borders of an infinite imagination. What’s more, to have a social conscience – to connect and collaborate – makes her work a must-see for everyone!”

 

TED Blog

"Natasha Tsakos told us that theater is a voyage to 'all what if’s'"

 

Dreaming Audaciously at TEDx Broadway

Holly Rosen Fink

 

 

 

"Out of this world is right"

 

MIAMI LUXURY MAGAZINE

NATASHA MNEMONIC Anetta Nowosielska

 

 

 

"Electriza ‘OMEN’ con aventura multimedia"

 

PERIDODICO AM

Vania Jaramillo

 

 

 

“Elegant and exquisitely graceful, Tsakos is like a female Bill Irwin, or like Marcel Marceau on ecstasy”

 

MIAMI NEW TIMES

THE SUBSTANCE OF ZERO Octavio Roca

 

 

 

“Natasha Tsakos, Nuestro Principito”

 

EL NUEVO HERALD

 

 

"I imagine future business presenters will be combining Natasha’s ideas with real time data visualizations driven by big data and corporate analytics systems, using projections and mixed reality to communicate, collaborate, and convince."

 

h+ MAGAZINE

Peter Rothman

 

 

“The Swiss-born Tsakos has performed with Cirque du Soleil; her ideas tend toward the eye-popping visual magic, dreaminess and derring-do of Cirque's shows.”

 

HAMPTON ROADS

Teresa Annas

 

 

 

“Esta artista, aclamada mundialmente, es como una fusion entre Marcel Marceau y Charlie Chaplin.... pero hi-tech.”

OCEAN DRIVE ESPANOL

NATASHA TSAKOS: POSEIDA POR EL CLOWN by Jesus Huarte

 

 

 

"For Tsakos, computer technology, including motion capture, 3-D imaging and animation, is a way to create a theatre that speaks to the new generation."

 

THEATRE BAY AREA

VISUAL PLAY: TAKING THEATRE OUT OF ITS BOX by Clayton Lord

 

 

 

"A woman of ambition and success, sure to be something worth paying attention to."

 

GREEK REPORTER

Natasha Tsakos: A Remarkable and Innovative Artist by Anastasios Papapostolou

 

"La suiza Tsakos, literalmente, levantó de sus sillas a los presentes."

 

LA NACIÓN

Alejandra Vargas

 

 

 

"I have read "Colours, a nonsense", and I have never written this to anyone:

It is a small masterpiece"

 

RUTH RESNIKOFF 

Director of Play Readings, Mosaic Theatre

 

 

 

"El final vertiginoso trajo los aplausos , y reconocimiento de los espectadores, al espectáculo ‘OMEN’"

 

PERIDODICO AM

Vania Jaramillo

 

 

“Best Dance Performance of the Year, Natasha Tsakos’ UP WAKE”

 

THE SUN POST

 

 

“The Next Big Thing”

 

MIAMI HERALD

TROPICAL LIFE Brett O’Bourke

 

 

 

“Natasha Tsakos is a radiant, composed and enigmatic”

 

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS & VIEWS

Lynn Roberson

 

 

 

“An unforgettable experience”

 

THE SUN POST

 

 

“Delgado's film features a stunning performance by Natasha Tsakos,

who portrays the anguish of the 108 human delusions.”

 

MIAMI NEW TIMES

SLEEPLESS NIGHT MIAMI BEACH

Carlos Suarez de Jesus

 

 

 

“Tout cela est mené à un rythme endiablé, alternant merveilleux, douceur,

terreur, rire et réflexion pour amener les spectateurs à faire des rêves éveillés

et ressentir les plaisirs et les dangers de la vie contemporaine”

 

FRANCE INTER

Elisabeth Lerminier

 

“OMEN took the audience on a stunning 20 minute highly stylized,

high-tech virtual cirque-esque journey that critiques human history.”

 

KNIGHT ARTS

NATASHA TSAKOS IS VIRTUAL MAGIC

Neil de la Flor

 

 

 

“Not unlike Charlie Chaplin”

BISCAYNE BOULEVARD TIMES

NATASHA TSAKOS’ FOURTH UP WAKE INSTALLMENT

Victor Barrenechea

 

 

 

“Tsakos uses a shifted language for the 21st Century.

And who knows, perhaps one day, her audiovisual language

will take a trip on a rocket ship, and Natasha Tsakos will

dance amongst the stars.”

 

THE CREATORS PROJECT

James Carter 

 

 

 

“Natasha Tsakos (…) A highly charismatic,

ambitious and multitalented figure in the scene”

 

MAP MAGAZINE

THE THESPIANS Danny Brody

 

“The accomplished performance artist marries her inventive virtual world

with sociological messages projected around her in 3D animation

with electric sound and movement”

 

MIAMI LUXURY MAGAZINE

NATASHA MNEMONIC Anetta Nowosielska

 

 

 

“The ability to morph her face in such a way as to make the most obscure emotions instantly recognizable, the capacity to undulate her body so that it represents whole concepts”

 

LAS OLAS MAGAZINE

Samantha Riepe

 

 

 

“The audience is plunged into Tsakos dreamscape”

“Energy and creativity burst out of Tsakos”

 

MIAMI NEW TIMES

DREAM THEME Frank Houston

 

 

 

“Truly unique and very visual”

 

DECO DRIVE

Geoff Leval

 

 

 

“The line that received the loudest applause was spoken

by performance artist Natasha Tsakos. In response to a question about target audiences”

 

THEATRE COMMUNICATIONS GROUP

Diep Tran

 

 

 

“Disney and UP WAKE are both big budget productions”

 

THE FUTURE DIGITAL LIFE

“Natasha Tsakos doesn't need to consult the backchannel

to know her presentations are beyond fabulous.”

 

THE IMAGINATION AGE

“Your Climax show was SPECTACULAR! The heavens brought you to us.”

 

ART DIRECTORS CLUB

Ignacio Oreamuno, Executive Director 

 

 

“Up Wake is filled with eye-candy, screeching, popping,

whiz-band sound effects and the occasional bad ass beat”

 

AUSTINIST THEATRE REVIEW

Jonathan Morgan

 

 

 

“Phenomenal success. Truly innovational.”

 

MIAMI LIVING

 

 

 

“Natasha Tsakos, guiada solo por hambre de conocimiento,

gran Imaginacion y talento”

 

EL NUEVO HERALD

NATASHA TSAKOS, NUESTRO PRINCIPITO

Norma Niurka

 

“ An adventurous, whimsical, provocative performance piece.”

MIAMI HERALD

SHOW IS AN IMAGINATIVE, FRENZIED, TRIPPY JOURNEY

Christine Dolen

 

 

 

"A solo piece that mixes computer animation, house music, silence and the artist's gifted stage presence."

MIAMI NEW TIMES

RAY OF LOCAL LIGHT Octavio Roca

 

“Esta labor se manifestó en la manera en que se instaló en el escenario, en la seguridad con la que desenvolvía la madeja de su propuesta conceptual, haciendo uso de divertimentos que provocaban la risa franca en el público, para en el instante siguiente cambiar la expresión al verse esclavizada a un maletín, representando la carga que la rutina, y el mundo mismo le asignaban.”

 

EL MANANA 

PASION SORPRENDENTE Mario Villarreal

 

“This truly innovational piece merges pantomime

with some of the newest technology and special effects in existence.”

 

MIAMI LIVING

 

"Una artista que no se conforma con crear y producir obras de gran calidad, sino que además se da el lujo de perturbar al espectador atento, de invitarlo a hacer una lectura de su discurso, entre otras tantas posibles, al tiempo que lo incita a replantearse su estar aquí en el mundo."

 

AZTECA

NATASHA TSAKOS Y LA DESAZON DEL SER CONTEMPORANEO

Gregorio Martínez Moctezuma

 

 

 

“La protagonista de este magnifico evento fue Natasha Tsakos, quien atraves de sus movimientos y de las imágenes y textos que se proyectaron en gigantescas pantallas, hace que los concurrentes realizen un viaje virtual.”

EL SOL DE TAMPICO

NATASHA TSAKOS PRESENTO UN PERFORMNACE VIRTUAL

Silvia R. Ibarra

“The one other bright spot was an original comedy monologue

by rubber-faced Natasha Tsakos as a performer dithering with artistic nerves”

MIAMI HERALD

COMEDY ZONE DOES SENDUP OF THE BARD

 

“The show dabbles in reality and pulls on the strings of the audience's subconscious

MIAMI NEW TIMES

Angela Boucher

"The complexity and depth of Natasha Tsakos' "Omen""

 

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