A 2016 VCA graduate, Izabella plays the role of Shirin Abbas in the upcoming feature film Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears, directed by Tony Tilse. She is also is in Melbourne Theatre Company’s The Violent Outbursts That Drew Me To You.
Her accolades are many and varied. She was a 2017/18 Malthouse Theatre Vanguard Cohort and Ambassador, a 2016 VCA Patricia Kennedy Award winner, a 2016 Melbourne Fringe Best Performance nominee and a recipient of the 2015 Pratt Bursaries Scholarship.
Izabella has worked constantly since graduating, first performing in Lifetime Guarantee for Theatreworks, for which she received uniformly glowing reviews, and then a national tour of Hello, Goodbye & Happy Birthday for Performing Lines, which received a 2018 Helpmann Award nomination for Best Regional Tour.
In 2018 alone, Izabella played Adele in the MTC’s creative development of The House of Bernarda Alba; Melanie in Theatreworks’ Fierce; Ensemble in the Malthouse Theatre’s Atomic creative development; Stella in Anvil Production’s 2.20am – for which she again received rave reviews; and Gemma in Thigh Gap (stage reading), for La Mama.
Izabella took Alexander Technique voice lessons for a number of years and enjoys casual beginner dance classes.