Erica Pazur studied at the School of Performing Arts in Buenos Aires and at the National University Institute of the Arts (IUNA). Her training includes musical theater, improvisation, melodrama and clown and buffoon acting techniques. In 2006 her clown skit “The Music Stand” was presented at multiple Austrian international festivals, including the opening peformance of the Festival der Traume in Innsbruck. She also acted in the 38th edition of the International Encounters for Cultural Diversity, and has just been invited to participate in the 2007 International Theater Festival of Sibiu in Romania. Four of her short plays were presented at the Theater Festival of the Punilla Valley, which takes place every summer in the province of CoÌrdoba, Argentina.
In this interview Erica talks about her clown, buffoon and melodrama skits, and about how she created her musical short play “The Box”, which is based on the myth of Pandora’s Box, with music composed by a Greek musician.