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 will return to Melbourne Theatre Company in 2020 for its Olivier Award-winning comedy Home, I’m Darling (directed by Sarah Goodes) following her recent work in MTC’s The Violent Outbursts that Drew Me To You – part of the 2019 education program – and creative developments for Slap. Bang. Kiss. and The House of Bernarda Alba.
Izabella’s previous theatre credits include Lifetime Guarantee (Theatreworks); a Helpmann Award winning national tour of Hello, Goodbye & Happy Birthday (Performing Lines); Fierce (Theatreworks); Atomic creative development (Malthouse Theatre); 2.20am (Anvil Production); and a stage reading of Thigh Gap (La Mama Theatre).
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 took Alexander Technique voice lessons for a number of years and enjoys casual beginner dance classes.